Singapore’s Digital Access for the Visually Impaired
Through the Digital for Life Fund, the Infocomm Media Development Authority will create a training and learning resource toolkit for visually impaired people and teach them how to use smartphones and mobile apps.
Indian Institute of Technology, Madras ML Algorithm to Prevent Illegal Poaching
The game theory-based Combined Security Game Policy Optimisation algorithm works by strategising resource allocation and patrolling in green security domains to prevent illegal poaching, logging, and fishing.
PolyU Develops Ultrasensitive Portable Detection Sensor
A research team from the Department of Applied Physics of PolyU has developed an ultrasensitive and portable COVID-19 antibody detection sensor based on organic electrochemical transistor (OECT) technology.
Philippine “Tech Trends” for ICT Development
The Philippines through the DICT is using a campaign called “Tech Trends” to build up its ICT industry. It also introduces a new one-stop mobile app to stimulate sustainable innovation and Philippine economic recovery.
Portal to Streamline Recognition Process for Teacher Education Programmes
The government believes the National Council for Teacher Education’s latest portal will bring a paradigm shift in the functioning of the organisation. It will create an automated robust framework, enhancing accountability, transparency, and the ease of doing business.
Using Big Data to Improve Healthcare in Western Australia
The Curtin Centre for Data Linkage has developed a new and innovative way of connecting data across general practices, hospitals, registries and government departments, which significantly reduces privacy risks.
Indonesian Women Entrepreneurs Boost Digital Technology
The Ministry of Communication and Information of Indonesia encourages the development of women’s talents in the digital sector to grow the national economy and achieve their potential.
Vietnam Kicks Off Smart Factory Development Project to Support SMEs
Applying emerging technologies in production and manufacturing can help businesses improve their productivity and product quality, and reduce production costs, enabling them to gradually join global supply chains.
Digital Economy Relies on Semiconductors
Immediate economic and national security implications apart, semiconductor technology is critical in enabling solutions to a variety of societal problems – a backbone for the digital economy, according to a researcher.
Enhancing Digital Access for Singapore’s Elderly
The Infocomm Media Development Authority aims to boost senior digital adoption by partnering with non-government organisations that provide assistance and digital tools to help beneficiaries better utilise technology.