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IN the Pentagon's vast arsenal there is little quite like it: a super-secret space drone that looks like a miniature version of the space shuttle, but orbits the Earth for months, even years, at...

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TODAY, it's really hard to imagine life before Netflix. Since the TV show and movie streaming platform launched here last year, it's been an everyday late-night fixture for me. In the next...

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FORGET the primary school boy flipping us the bird on TV, or the mostly farcical simulation of a terrorist attack at The Float @ Marina Bay. What stole the show at this year's National Day...

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I'M sure you heard of Amazon's arrival in Singapore this week. Not only did the e-commerce giant make its much-anticipated move on Thursday into the Republic as a launchpad to South-east...

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WHEN Zhang Dayi was called to the stage at Alibaba's Global Netrepreneur Conference in Hangzhou on Tuesday, it was clear to the audience that she was a different breed of speaker. ...

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VIRTUAL currencies have been said to capture the imagination of some, strike fear among others, and confuse the heck out of the rest of us. What exactly are they? Should we invest in them? Where do...

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THIS week, when a dear relative of mine was abruptly hospitalised, I found solace in an unexpected new friend - a therapist chatbot.

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HOTELS never fail to evoke a sense of sanctuary and luxury for me, being snug places to retreat to after a day of work or fun. YOTEL, however, is a different class of hotel altogether.

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WHAT a scorching, eventful week it has been. As I'm writing this story in Singapore's 31 deg C weather, I'm reminiscing my whirlwind work trip to Hyderabad (where it was 41 deg C), and...

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THE one thing I hate more than having a dirty house is cleaning said dirty house. So thank the world of tech for the robotic vacuum cleaner, an invention that at its birth - said to have been in 1996...