Category Archives: Entrepreneurship

“Freemium” model isn’t just for smartphone apps

We have been hearing a lot about the “freemium” pricing model lately. “Freemium” is a combination of “free” and “premium”. This model is most common in smartphone app stores where developers give away the app for free, but users may … Continue reading

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Tan Kin Lian’s TABS taxi booking idea actually makes sense

Tan Kin Lian, the former NTUC Income CEO and presidential hopeful, has recently released an iPhone app to connect taxi drivers and customers. TABS stands for Taxi Automating Booking System (or perhaps it stands for Taxi Automated Booking System – both … Continue reading

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Why the dextr touchscreen keyboard will fail (as seen on Angel’s Gate episode 2)

Angel’s Gate is a new reality TV show in Singapore where contestants get to pitch for venture capital funding of up to US$500,000 for their startups.. It is similar to shows like UK’s Dragon’s Den, but with more Asian faces. I don’t … Continue reading

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