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History in the digital age

Even museums - places that honour history and culture - are not immune to tech disruption

If one downloads the Story of the Forest app into one's cellphone, it becomes an educational tool that provides information as one views the digital exhibits.By Jacquelyn Cheok

LAST week, I had the pleasure of touring the National Museum of Singapore (NM) on a work-day afternoon. Though the visit was quick, it was a welcome respite to be in the Civic District, a most charming area around City Hall comprising parks, memorials and of course, museums.

Museums have...

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