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Digitalising Malaysia’s plantation industry – Part One
November 15, 2018
Digitalising Malaysia’s plantation industry – Part One

How one company is helping farmers digitalise their administrative ope.. Read More

Tech is driving growth in Malaysia’s agriculture
November 15, 2018
Tech is driving growth in Malaysia’s agriculture

Sarawak, Malaysia is seeing the growing application of smart farming t.. Read More

AR to improve medical facilities in disaster zones
November 14, 2018
AR to improve medical facilities in disaster zones

Visitors can walk through a virtual field hospital and experience real scenarios where emergency medical support is needed.

PolyU and e-commerce giant to spearhead AI research for Smart Cities and Smart Healthcare
November 14, 2018
PolyU and e-commerce giant to spearhead AI research for Smart Cities and Smart Healthcare

MoU signed to help translate research findings into real applications.

EXCLUSIVE – Understanding Next Generation Sequencing
November 14, 2018
EXCLUSIVE – Understanding Next Generation Sequencing

Dell EMC’s Wolfgang Mertz shares what you need to know about the new kid on the block.

India helps launch $3 million competition for efficient cooling technologies
November 13, 2018
India helps launch $3 million competition for efficient cooling technologies

Global Cooling Prize to incentivise creation of efficient cooling technologies and support start-ups in a corporation-dominated field.

Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao bridge to get 5G
November 12, 2018
Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao bridge to get 5G

The bridge is now ready for the access of the IoT, a major business to be achieved by 5G technology.

Online platform saves motorists from car troubles
November 12, 2018
Online platform saves motorists from car troubles

The beepbeep.ph online platform is a one-stop gateway and destination for all car requirements, making car-related needs hassle-free.

ADB to improve development outcomes with tech and knowledge
November 11, 2018
ADB to improve development outcomes with tech and knowledge

ADB will foster strategic thought leadership by combining knowledge on new and emerging needs, new technologies, and local expertise.

Supercomputers to boost New Zealand’s scientific research
November 9, 2018
Supercomputers to boost New Zealand’s scientific research

The High Performance Computing Facility is capable of processing more than two thousand trillion calculations per second.

Partnering tech industry players will enhance Malaysia’s tech talent
November 9, 2018
Partnering tech industry players will enhance Malaysia’s tech talent

R&D areas need to be streamlined to strengthen the industry and produce new innovations.

India to join international collaboration on clean energy technology
November 9, 2018
India to join international collaboration on clean energy technology

India is now a member of the Advanced Motor Fuels Technology Collaboration Programme, under the International Energy Agency.

Real-time tracking of buses made easy by mobile app
November 8, 2018
Real-time tracking of buses made easy by mobile app

Transperth will allow commuters to track their buses and plan their trip ahead of time, encouraging them take public transport more.

NZ enters agreement to boost UA and space data tech
November 7, 2018
NZ enters agreement to boost UA and space data tech

The Letter of Intent sets out a commitment to seek opportunities for Airbus to test and trial its UA technologies in New Zealand.

8 Companies snag inaugural SG:D Techblazer Awards
November 7, 2018
8 Companies snag inaugural SG:D Techblazer Awards

The Awards recognise Singapore’s best in tech innovation.

Smartphones to aid in forecasting illness
November 7, 2018
Smartphones to aid in forecasting illness

Smartphone data could highlight disrupted sleep patterns, reduced physical activity, changes in weight and irregularity in vital signs.

Second Philippine microsatellite launched to space
November 6, 2018
Second Philippine microsatellite launched to space

Diwata-2 features an increased lifespan and a sun-synchronous orbit capable of repeated environmental monitoring of specific places.

Hong Kong PolyU and UoW sign historical agreement for ocular research and tech
November 6, 2018
Hong Kong PolyU and UoW sign historical agreement for ocular research and tech

Agreement aims to foster a closer partnership between the two universities in education, tech and research.

Harnessing VR to attract minerals industry talent
November 6, 2018
Harnessing VR to attract minerals industry talent

Project LIVE-MM will provide an insider’s view of geoscience in action and serve as a launching pad for future careers.

AMBERLab to boost blockchain research in the Philippines
November 5, 2018
AMBERLab to boost blockchain research in the Philippines

Lab aims to further the reach and use of blockchain in health-tech, Fintech, AI, data analytics and other industries.

PolyU launches Smart Ageing Hub to promote “Smart Age・Smart Life” for elderly
November 5, 2018
PolyU launches Smart Ageing Hub to promote “Smart Age・Smart Life” for elderly

The Project strives to build an interdisciplinary network that supports smart ageing initiatives.

HKSTP has signed MoUs with Japanese tech giant and bank
November 2, 2018
HKSTP has signed MoUs with Japanese tech giant and bank

One MoU focuses on creating a smart city data platform; the other on jointly nurturing high potential tech start-ups.