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5G is coming to Singapore in 2020, but your mobile experience could actually decline, Opensignal says

5G is coming to Singapore in 2020, but user mobile experience could actually stagnate or even worsen if telcos choose to focus on price competition instead of quality, Opensignal said.

Singapore just beat Germany to join IMD list of top 10 most talent competitive economies for the first time

Singapore was the only Asian country in the top 10, beating Germany, which now sits in 11th place.

Starbucks just opened its fourth signing store worldwide in Penang – here’s how it’s run

Customers who don't know sign language can place a written order.

Half of all hawker stalls in Singapore now offer healthier choices, MOH says

The number of healthier meals sold has increased from 25 million meals in 2016 to 180 million in 2018, the Ministry of Health (MOH) said. 

No Google apps, but more than 200 people still queued up to get Huawei’s Mate 30 phones at the Singapore launch

The first person in line queued up 11 hours just to buy a phone for his wife.

Singapore’s Temasek just unveiled an outdoor fan that can lower temperatures by 10 deg C and cut humidity by 15%

The fan can lower humidity by 15 per cent in the immediate area, and has half the energy consumption of industrial bladed fans.

Some retailers are offering to modify PMDs into mobility aids, but the LTA is saying ‘no, no, no’

Turning PMDs into mobility aids puts everyone in more danger of an accident.

Apple’s powerful new 16-inch MacBook Pro can perform up to 80% faster – but it’ll cost S$3,999 in Singapore

The 16-inch MacBook Pro comes with six-core and octacore processors and is priced at S$3,499 and S$3,999 respectively.

Singapore has a national AI strategy that will ‘transform’ the country by 2030 – here are the 5 major plans underway

In 2020, an automated marking system will be launched to assess questions and essays and provide quick feedback on the student's work.

Malaysia’s Natural Resources Minister says Singapore is buying water at an ‘unreasonable’ rate that is ‘too cheap’

The revision is needed to address water supply in Johor, and to combat climate change issues, which would influence the availability of water, he said.