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TECH 30 May 2018 | 2:30 AM

Bid to enable public transit payments via GrabPay

Moving beyond cab rides and in-store purchases, Grab is also targeting for its mobile wallet service GrabPay to be used to pay for public transportation.

TECH 02 Mar 2017 | 12:30 AM

Five smartphone trends you should know about

As the improvements between smartphone generations become smaller and smaller, consumers are being offered less reasons to consider buying a new phone.

TECH 28 Aug 2016 | 10:00 PM

Three smartphones with high-end specs priced under US$400

You don't have to spend a fortune to get a competitive smartphone loaded with the latest high-performance technologies.

TECH 23 Jun 2016 | 4:05 AM

Samsung takes fight to Apple with mobile wallet strategy

Smartphone leader Samsung Electronics has for years been a spectator as Apple built a services "ecosystem" supporting its products. But now, as the two develop the market for mobile payments, the Korean tech giant is taking the fight to its US arch-rival.

TECH 07 Mar 2016 | 12:00 AM

Consumers still prefer credit cards to paying with a smartphone

As Google gears up to launch its digital wallet service, Android Pay in the UK, many experts are still less than convinced that the idea of replacing a credit card with a smartphone is really going to gain mainstream consumer appeal.

TECH 02 Sep 2015 | 2:52 PM

Nintendo's New 3DS getting customisable NA release

The New Nintendo 3DS, an upgraded version of the company's popular 3DS, will be made available in North America from Sept 25 to celebrate the launch of Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer.

Technology 16 Mar 2012 | 12:00 AM

Sony unveils its Nxt Xperia phones

WHAT'S up smartphone fans? If you haven't heard, Sony Mobile Communications has unveiled its latest Xperia NXT smartphones - the S, U and P.

TECH 11 Sep 2013 | 3:36 AM

It's official: Apple announces the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c

Most of the rumours on Apple's smartphone announcements turned out to be true, with the launching of the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c models.

TECH 11 Sep 2014 | 12:09 PM

Apple hopes secret sauce can reshape markets

It's not the first with a smartwatch or mobile payments system, but Apple is likely to use its market muscle and sense of style and innovation to redefine those categories.

TECH 29 Oct 2014 | 9:00 AM

Will Apple Pay users wave goodbye to the wallet?

Over 1 million consumers activated credit and debit cards via the company's new mobile payments service within the first 72 hours of the service going live in the US.