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I tried out two phones by up-and-coming brand realme – and I can see why the S$470 XT can sell out in just 4 mins

Both the realme XT and 5 Pro are considered "mid-range", but its features might surprise you. 

MAS says it received 21 applications for digital bank licences, but only 5 can be given out

There were 7 digital full bank licence applications, and 14 applications for digital wholesale bank licences.

The biggest consortium to apply for a digital banking licence so far includes EZ-Link, V3 Group, Singapore Business Federation and more

The consortium is focused on serving SMEs in Singapore, which employs close to 70 per cent of Singapore's workforce.

Netflix is raising prices in Singapore for the first time since 2016 – here’s how much more you’ll have to pay

Netflix is raising prices for its Singapore plans, with the highest increase of S$3 seen in the highest tier plan.

Grab and Singtel have jointly applied for a digital bank licence in Singapore

We'll know by the middle of the year if we're getting a Grab-Singtel digital bank.

StarHub has a S$8 service for SIM-only users that’ll replace a broken phone within 4 hours – even if it was bought elsewhere

Under the new plan, a S$1,500 phone can be replaced at just S$170 - with free delivery.

Apple’s Airpods Pro has been out for less than 2 months, and it’s already the 5th most Googled gadget in Singapore in 2019

Both Airpods Pro and Airpods 2 were among top 10 most Googled gadgets this year.

Singapore is 3rd most prepared in the world to take advantage of the online shopping boom: UN Index

About 1.3 billion people - or one quarter of the world's population - shopped online in 2017, a 12 per cent increase from 2016.

You can now earn GrabPay reward points at over 50 million merchants worldwide with a new numberless card

The GrabPay Card is accepted at nearly 53 million merchants worldwide, and is already available in Singapore, with other South-east Asian countries soon to follow in early 2020.

Makeup fans are devastated that Sasa is closing down all 22 of its Singapore stores, but not all are sad

Many people have drawn comparisons between Sasa and Sephora, which one person said was a lot more fun to shop at.