The Graftbusters’ Trail takes you on a journey, appreciating the obstacles, the challenges and the triumphs that transformed Singapore from a corruption-rife mudflats to a modern metropolis known for its efficiency and incorruptibility.
IDA’s Wireless@SG app provides features catering to the needs of people who are constantly “on the move”. Through this app, users can:
– Setup their Wireless@SG profile and get connected automatically
– View and find the nearest up-to-date Wireless@SG hotspots
– Rate the Wireless@SG hotspots
Launched in 2015 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Singapore’s independence, the Jubilee Walk commemorates key milestones of our nation-building and is a lasting physical legacy of our Golden Jubilee celebrations. This app would be useful for educators, students, armchair travellers or anyone looking to learn more about the vibrant history of Singapore.
Ministry of Education launched SG50 Reflections: Our Hopes and Memories (HOME) – a gift from our students to Singapore on her 50th birthday. It is the collective effort of students and teachers from 369 primary and secondary schools, junior colleges and centralised institute, 20 Special Education schools as well as the Singapore International School (Hong Kong). SG50 HOME e-Book can be accessed at www.sg50home.sg. It is also available for download as Android App and iOS App.
Watch the launch video here.
Building and Construction Authority (BCA) Singapore launched “Find Your Friendly Buildings” mobile app that allows users to perform quick searches on the availability of user-friendly facilities in about 2,900 buildings in Singapore, while on the move. The app features extensive use of digital map and Augmented Reality based navigation. Download the mobile app from Apple App Store or Google Play Store.
Have useful information on your fingertips when you are in Tampines West neighbourhood. Get the latest updates of CC courses, receive announcements on upcoming events, source for nearest Residents’ Committee (RC), and check up on facilities and other amenities. What’s more, if you are feeling hungry, you can instantly search for the nearest makan places, view what’s cooking, head to the nearest coffee shop, and the like. Download the app from Apple App Store or Google Play Store.
中正史话长廊 (Chung Cheng Heritage Trail) is a school-based innovation of Chung Cheng High School (Main) – a school of eminence bestowed with a rich heritage and a scenic campus, for users and students to appreciate the rich culture and heritage of the school’s buildings, history and personalities. Learn more about Chung Cheng High here.
With a history spanning 180 years, Balestier today still plays host to significant cultural landmarks, traditional trades and architectural styles that embody Singapore’s diverse heritage. Use this app to uncover the history of Balestier and embark on a food trail to sample delicious local delights along the way. This app would be useful for educators, students, armchair travellers or anyone looking to learn more about the vibrant history of Singapore. Download the app from Apple App Store or Google Play Store.
World War II came to Malaya on 8 December 1941 and two months later, Singapore fell into the hands of the Japanese. Explore sites in Singapore that have witnessed the events of the war, and learn the story of invasion, resistance, occupation and liberation through this app. This app would be useful for educators, students, virtual travellers or anyone looking to know more about the history of Singapore. Download the app from Apple App Store or Google Play Store.
Challenge is the magazine of the Singapore Public Service. Since its inception in 1995, it has grown from a humble newsletter to a feature-packed bimonthly magazine. It is the only publication that is distributed Public Service-wide. Subscribe to the newsstand app now to read the magazine on your iPad.
SP Xperience is a Singapore Polytechnic (SP) mobile application. Established in 1954, SP is Singapore’s first polytechnic. Its ten academic schools offer 50 full-time diploma courses for its 16,000 students. Among SP’s 160,000 graduates are successful entrepreneurs, top executives in multinational and public-listed corporations, and well-known professionals.
APParent in SG is a mobile application specially designed for parents of children below the age of 7 by the Early Childhood Development Agency (EDCA). This app aims to provide parents with a suite of child development resources and content as well as parenting information, strategies and tips and can be readily accessed anytime and anywhere using their mobile devices.
The 6th season of Mediacorp’s oktoLIVE! live TV program kicked off on 16th October. Using the oktoLIVE! iPhone and Android App audience may make video call to the producers during show time for a chance to participate live on the show. The iPhone App has been upgraded to support iOS7 with improved video quality.
National Environment Agency (NEA) launched Lightning@SG mobile app providing you with the current lightning situation in Singapore. The mobile app uses lightning information from the latest lightning detection and location system. Download the iOS or Android App to receive lightning alerts relevant to your location.
Daimler launched MB Service (奔驰服务管家) mobile app to provide useful information and tips to Mercedes Benz owners in China. Learn more about the app here.
Nano Equipment collaborates with Disgruntled Rats of St. Paul, Minnesota to bring 3D display technologies for mobile devices to Asian markets.
iNAPFA is going regional with adoption by BINUS International School, Indonesia. iNAPFA App is now adopted by 5 schools in Singapore and Indonesia to leverage its features that drastically reduce the time required to conduct NAPFA test and generate reports as well as helping students and parents to closely following their results and study tips on NAPFA. Read more here.
Businesses for Families Council (BFC) launched an updated version of the ‘We Welcome Families’ mobile app. ‘We Welcome Families’ Awards is the pinnacle award of excellence in the effort to encourage businesses to cater to families. The Awards showcases businesses with exemplary measures to welcome families as their customers through family-friendly strategies, services and infrastructure. Read more about the app here.
AIS is purpose-built for asset inspection. It is available as a SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) solution.
AIS provides an efficient data collection system for building and asset inspection. It is a knowledge based system with pre-defined defect categorization and rating system provided by industry expert MAEK Consulting Services Pte Ltd. In addition, users may define custom defects more relevant to their operations.
Through the AIS web portal, asset data including floor plans are uploaded. Detailed inspection plans with pre-defined inspection areas are created online and assigned to inspectors. Inspectors with the AIS iPad App download and execute the plans. The iPad App features interactive floor plan support, mapping capabilities, photo recording, and defect forms.
Once an inspection plan is completed the data collected are uploaded to the system. Inspection report can be generated and shared on the AIS web portal.
AIS iPad App on iTunes.
WaveMaster! The Fun and Fabulous Ferry!
Berlian Ferries Pte Ltd operates WaveMaster high-speed craft ferry services between Singapore and Indonesia. Their services currently cover Harbour Front, Tanah Merah, Batam Centre, Sekupang, Nongsa and Tanjung Pinang. The WaveMaster app allows their customers to access important announcements, promotions, contact details and other information related to their ferry services. WaveMaster registered partners are able to use the app to process the redemption of the promotional items they offer in partnership with Berlian Ferries by scanning the barcode printed on ferry tickets. Read more here.
CHIJ Our Lady Queen of Peace, Singapore has adopted Grammar Police mobile apps to make learning English fun on a collaborative platform for its students. The platform consists of iPhone App, Android App and Web Portal. It is designed for schools to provide a community based mobile and interactive learning environment. Read more here.
Far East Organization launched Ferra iPad App. Sculpted by the Italian masters behind the world’s most iconic supercars, Ferra is the epitome of taste and craftsmanship. A stunning 22-storey bespoke masterpiece, it is a sight at every turn – set to transform the skyline as it captures both the heart and the imagination. Read more here.
Nano Equipment launched PoGo – a collaborative platform for poems writing. The app has been adopted by River Valley High School, Singapore.
PoGo is a collaborative learning application for schools. PoGo iPad App let user write and edit a poem over a selected background image. The image may be a photo taken with the iPad or an image chosen from bundled images or the camera roll. Project owner may add collaborators to their projects and use the built-in text chat feature to communicate with each other. All collaborators may contribute to the poem. The text input of each collaborator is marked by a different font colour for ease of tracking.
PoGo Web Portal can be accessed by students and teachers. Teachers have the administrative rights to add/edit/delete users. Students are able to view snapshots and some details on their projects. On the Public Gallery, the snapshots of all projects with privacy option set to “public” will be displayed for shared viewing by all users.
For more information, please visit the app site on iTunes.
Haig Girls’ School has adopted iNAPFA for teachers and students involved in NAPFA (National Physical Fitness Assessment) test.
iNAPFA is a proven solution that helps schools save precious time required to conduct NAPFA test and generate reports. The same tool also caters for students, allowing them to easily access their results and study tips on NAPFA.
Far East Organization is taking its leasing portfolio to a whole new level with this brand new mobile application.
Rent Far East will show you the latest pictures, virtual tours and even surrounding amenities of our current residential, business space, industrial and medical suites available for rent.
Grammar Police is an innovative idea of Chung Cheng High School in their efforts to teach English. The service encourages students to improve their grammar by providing a mobile platform to share and discuss related topics. Grammar Police iPhone App was launched in April 2012. An Android version is now available with support for push notification added.
People’s Association launched PAssion Card mobile apps. Besides offering members exclusive privileges for an exciting range of courses, activities and programmes, the PAssion Card also offers unique promotions via tie-ups with other lifestyle merchants and partners.
M1 Limited launched M1 Learning Centre – a virtual bookstore that brings you educational materials. Download the free Android App to read your downloaded ebooks anytime, anywhere on your tablet. The app features advanced controls such as highlight and annotation.
Visit M1 Learning Centre and get instant access to a wide range of educational ebooks, from pre-school to adult learning materials.
Nano Equipment MoST (Mobile Stock Taking) solution consists of mobile apps and a web portal for admin access. Mobile apps for iPhone, iPod and Android smart phones are used on-site for stock taking. Through the web portal, authorised personnel are able to manage product information, mobile devices, stock count and reports.
Our enterprise solution provides integration with various ERP and business management systems for import and export of product master list, store master list, stock reports, etc.
Lion Corporation (S) Pte Ltd launched QRTV based campaign for its Systema gum care products. To win one year supply of Systema Gum
care products (50 winners) simply scan the QR code, view the video and answer a simple question!
Library in Your Pocket (LiYP) just had a makeover! National Library Board (NLB) revamped its mobile website with a cool new look as well as fast and streamlined access to information you need.
LiYP allows users to access a plethora of services provided by NLB through a web interface optimized for mobile devices. Services supported include checking of personal account, new arrivals, catalogue search, eBooks, etc. The new user interface features a default ‘app-like’ home page with icons neatly laid for access to different functionality. With a single touch, the home page can be toggled to a more traditional “list view”. LiYP takes full advantage of touch screen capabilities, allowing information within a page to be navigated through swiping and scrolling.
Scan this QR Code for a quick access to LiYP (http://m.nlb.gov.sg).
A brainchild of Catholic High School Singapore, iNAPFA is a comprehensive tool for teachers and students involved in NAPFA (National Physical Fitness Assessment) test.
iNAPFA iPhone and iPad universal app allows teachers to record students’ NAPFA trials and actual test results on the spot without the needs for paper. Results are wirelessly uploaded and stored on a server. Results and reports can also be retrieved from the iNAPFA web portal. Points and awards are automatically calculated based on results and the age of the student. iNAPFA helps to improve productivity and save the environment.
Students are able to track their records using the app. They can also study the rules and requirements of NAPFA. Video clips included in the app demonstrate how each NAPFA test should be performed.
Download iNAPFA from iTunes.
From 16 – 20 May 2012, FFN will provide live coverage of the Audi Fashion Festival. Nano Equipment is proud to power the live video streaming solutions for the event.
(Update: the live streaming event was a great success with more than 12 million page views)
Chung Cheng High School (Main) launched an iPhone app to help fight grammar crimes in Singapore!
Use the Grammar Police App to capture evidence of instances where English were used wrongly, then offer your corrections by commenting on the evidence. With its social networking functions, you and your friends can share, rate and comment on each others’ evidence and corrections. The app can also record where the evidence was captured.
Rise through the ranks by capturing more pieces of evidence and obtaining favourable ratings for your evidence captures. Improve your own grammar skills by learning from your fellow grammar police agents. Grammar Police – Because Bad English Should be a Crime. Read about it on iTunes.
Bioskin, a regular winner of Superbrands Singapore, helps their clients resolve skin problems, weight issues and hair woes. Bioskin launched Abstrim for Men service with roaring success using QRTV advertising.
A combination of QR code, mobile optimized TVC and a mobile website with call-to-action script let readers of print-ads effortlessly switch to an interactive media experience and engage with Bioskin.
Save energy. Save money! We are pleased to announce the launch of National Environment Agency (NEA) “Life Cycle Cost Calculator” iPhone and iPad universal app. The app helps you make informed purchasing decisions by calculating the life cycle costs (purchase price + energy costs over its lifespan) of different models of air-conditioners, refrigerators and clothes dryers.
Download the app from iTunes now.
Organised by the Businesses for Families Council (BFC), ‘We Welcome Families’ Week would offer special treats and family deals for you and your loved ones. Check out the exciting promotions and join the Photo Contest to stand a chance to win a weekly cash prize of $150 and the grand prize of $1,000!
M1 Limited launched Wireless@SG Connect iPhone/iPad/Android apps that help users to configure their devices to automatically and securely connect to the Wireless@SG network each time the device is in a Wireless@SG hotspot. With Wireless@SG Connect, users will also find a range of interactive applications and services, including where the nearest hotspots are.