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S'pore-made games on Xbox Live soon

17 December 2008 News Media

Local video game creators now have new opportunities due to Microsoft's recently launched Xbox Live indie game marketplace; and the best game ideas will get up to $50,000 in funding from the Government.

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Why US banks aren't lending

16 December 2008 Department of Information Systems & Analytics Faculty News Media

Prof.. Ivan Png argues that the reason why U.S. banks aren't lending is because in a climate of extreme risk aversion, they would prefer to keep the funds in cash for a higher capital ratio.

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They search without words

24 November 2008 Department of Information Systems & Analytics Faculty News Media

A team of NUS Computing students has won S$150000 in a multi-media search engine competition.

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The fundamentals will always surface

04 November 2008 Department of Information Systems & Analytics Faculty News Media

 Prof. Ivan Png argues that the 2008 economic crisis underscores the accuracy of economics as a scientific discipline.

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S'pore-made video game beats all in global contest

30 October 2008 Department of Computer Science Student News Media

A VIDEO game made in Singapore could soon have its debut on the world stage, after it beat almost 350 other entries in a global game development competition. The puzzle game, made by a team of seven young local developers from the Singapore-MIT Gambit Game Lab, including Computer Science undergraduate Bruce Chia, came out tops at a contest organised by technology giant Microsoft.

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The truly toxic combination

07 October 2008 Department of Information Systems & Analytics Faculty News Media

Prof. Ivan Png argues that the most fundamental problem that financial institutions face is moral hazard coupled with imperfect corporate governance.

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Tech body's 1st woman chief

02 October 2008 News Media

 

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No Yahoo Auctions site? No problem!

02 October 2008 Department of Information Systems & Analytics Student News Media

A number of auction websites started by Singaporeans have hit the Internet in recent months. One of them is www.chupr.com , a website created by Information Systems students Leong Hanyang and Huang Renzhi.

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Moral hazard: Heads I win, tails you lose

01 October 2008 Department of Information Systems & Analytics Faculty News Media

Prof. Ivan Png argues that moral hazard is at the core of the 2008 financial crisis and that banking, especially investment banking, is beset with moral hazard.

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S'pore researcher wins global award for vaccine work

26 August 2008 News Media

 

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SPH expands reach of new media

31 July 2008 Department of Computer Science Faculty News Media

SPH Search and NUS Computing signed a new agreement on new and more efficient ways to find information from various sources, including the Internet. Project leader Prof. Chua Tat Seng said the researchers hope to find ways to provide better context and location-oriented answers for search engine users.

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He keeps the cyberway safe

22 July 2008 News Media

 

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Can't live without technology

11 June 2008 News Media

 

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NUS Second Life virtual campus

11 June 2008 News Media

 

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