Tech giants

Many global tech titans are converging in Singapore, and it is now a growing innovative tech hub. 



3 billion

Number of rides achieved in January 2019

187 million

Number of users

138 million

Number of mobile app downloads

S$15 billion

Company valuation (as of January 2021)



“Data is the new oil”: Why big tech companies are venturing further into the world of finance

Microsoft uses so much power to train AI that it wants to build its own nuclear reactors

Start writing your apologies to Musk, as X/Twitter is expected to turn a profit in 2024

In a huge update, ChatGPT can now see, hear, speak, generate images and access the internet

Ant Group expands S’pore presence with launch of new office and Ant International Foundation

In an impressive video, Tesla Bot recognises own limbs and shows awareness of surroundings

Grab might acquire foodpanda’s Asian operations for S$1.5 billion, according to German report

OpenAI launches third version of DALL-E, which might make prompt engineers jobless already

WhatsApp unveils new business features – users can soon book appointments, order food via chat

Are the fees fair? Grab’s timestamp feature expose truth behind its delivery fee discrepancies

All you need to know about the new iPhone 15 series – preorders start Sept 15

Sam Altman is destroying trust in OpenAI with Worldcoin, proof-of-personhood crypto project

Grab launches Web3 wallet – S’poreans can use NFT vouchers at merchants including KOI, Irvins

“I feel like I am contributing to society” – AI allows paralysed woman to speak again

Facebook should be 100% liable for all scams on its platform as S’pore woman loses S$20,000

Grab’s stock rallies as the company beats estimates: 77% jump in revenue, 74% drop in losses

What M’sian SMEs should know about TikTok Shop, which saw a 78% seller increase in 2023

Fave leverages Involve Asia’s network of big brands to offer users more cashback

ChatGPT designs a new microchip in just 100 minutes, following 125 messages in plain English

TikTok launches text-only posts – but it’s more of a threat to Threads than Twitter

Twitter X rebrand: Musk repeats Zuckerberg’s mistake as he takes the biggest risk of his life

Elon Musk rebrands Twitter to X, Tweets are now called x’s

Siri’s big sibling: Apple is experimenting with its own AI chatbot, “Apple GPT”

TikTok Shop: Can TikTok’s move into e-commerce dethrone Shopee and Lazada?

The fastest flop in history? Data shows that Threads’ popularity crashed in just one week

Twitter begins paying its users – top creators receive over US$100,000

Google’s Bard gets big update – users can now upload images and listen to the AI chatbot talk

xAI: Elon Musk launches new AI company – unites powerhouses from OpenAI, Google, Microsoft

From 3 transactions a day to S$5B in sales: ShopBack unveils secrets behind its success

Alleged Razer data breach: Hacker demands US$100K in crypto in exchange for stolen data


Singapore has undoubtedly been a bright spot for the global startup landscape in recent years, and is home to a number of unicorns.

In recent years, there has been a rise in the popularity of electric vehicles (EVs) and governments have released policies and grants aimed at boosting its adoption.

Ever since the Covid-19 pandemic hit, e-commerce has boomed in popularity, with consumers buying everything from home appliances to groceries online.

foodpanda is a leading delivery platform in Asia dedicated to bringing consumers a wide range of food, groceries and more, quickly and conveniently.

Amid soaring demand for online and mobile alternatives, new digital players are transforming banking for individuals and companies.

Interest in cryptocurrency is at an all-time high, and Singapore has emerged as a key blockchain and crypto hub in Asia.

A look at how the Singapore government has been harnessing technology to improve lives for all.

The global pandemic has disrupted lifestyles, healthcare, workplace cultures, business operations, and more.

Vulcan Post aims to be the knowledge hub of Singapore and Malaysia.

© 2021 GRVTY Media Pte. Ltd.
(UEN 201431998C.)

Vulcan Post aims to be the knowledge hub of Singapore and Malaysia.

© 2021 GRVTY Media Pte. Ltd.
(UEN 201431998C.)