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Getting to know tech stocks

Over 100 firms on the SGX get revenue from technology, almost half of them from hardware production and services, writes GEOFF HOWIE
Monday, November 25, 2013 - 06:00
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Tech edge: An operator inspecting a wafer probe card at Ellipsiz (above). Tech stocks can generally be divided into design manufacturing & distribution, hardware, semiconductors, software and tech services. - FILE PHOTOS

STEP onto a train in Singapore these days and count the number of people looking at devices in their hands or attached to a set of earphones. Perhaps it is easier to count those who aren't doing so. When we think of technology, our first thoughts usually centre on consumer products and