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You are the product for zero-commission brokerages

SINGAPORE (Oct 14): Why are stock brokerages falling over each other to offer free online stock trading?

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Singapore to see flying taxi demo flight at Marina Bay this month

(Oct 7): A British company says it’s building the world’s first “vertiport” for electric aircraft in Singapore, an early step towards a global network for flying taxis.

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Growing the AI ecosystem

As the adoption of artificial intelligence grows, biases need to be tackled and regulations on the ethics and development of its application need to be put in place

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WeWork fiasco and the growth-at-all-costs model

SINGAPORE (Oct 7): Corporate sagas often unfold excruciatingly slowly. Over the past two years, several high-profile, fast-growing, overhyped venture capital (VC)-funded companies have imploded.

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Smarter and cheaper robots are making fund managers sit up and pay attention

SINGAPORE (Oct 7): The word “robot” was coined in a Czech science-fiction novel in 1920. The term was derived from the Czech word “robota”, which means forced labour.

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Singapore e-commerce to grow to US$7 billion by 2025

SINGAPORE (Oct 3): Singapore’s e-commerce is set to triple in value to US$7 billion ($9.7 billion) in just six years, in parallel with rapid growth across Southeast Asia that will see the total int

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More than half of financial services companies in APAC have adopted AI: survey

SINGAPORE (Sept 27): Some 52% of financial services companies in the Asia Pacific region have adopted artificial intelligence (AI), higher than the average level of 41% across industries.

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Singapore tops AI Disruption Index, but compelling vision alone might not be enough

SINGAPORE (Sept 26): Singapore has clinched the top spot among 105 cities in terms of its preparedness to deal with digital disruption, according to the Cities AI Disruption Index publish

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Alibaba says new AI chip beats industry average performance, computational efficiency

SINGAPORE (Sept 25): Alibaba has unveiled a new artificial intelligence (AI) inference chip called Hanguang 800.

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Facebook to buy startup for controlling computers with your mind

(Sept 24): Facebook Inc agreed to acquire CTRL-Labs, a technology startup that is building software to let people control a digital avatar using only their thoughts.

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