Business

Umm, is your business still using @gmail.com?

A friend who is also a startup owner at The Anggerek Desa Technology Park once asked me, "What do you have against @gmail.com? Why should a small business owner pay for a customized email address rather than getting one for free?" Out of the three email addresses...

Mobile tech helps drive nation’s public transport forward

Two interesting developments are happening in Brunei's transportation landscape this year. We just got our very own ride-booking service set up, and more recently a mobile app that aims to enhance the efficiency fo the nation's current bus system is in the works. These developments, initiated by...

BAG Networks, Russian tech firms explore collaboration to build digital nation

BAG Networks and several Russian tech companies are currently exploring ways to develop Brunei into a high tech nation. The local firm recently signed a Letter of Intent with Russia's Smart City Global Innovations Pte Ltd, Getmobit LLC and Intelligent Security Systems (ISS) in a...

Online news startup The Scoop joins Progresif Startup Lab

Online news startup The Scoop has joined Progresif Startup Lab. The website, which was formed just six months ago by local journalists, will also kickoff a weekly news segment on Progresif Radio next week as part of its collaboration with the local telecommunications company. The startup...

Convenience and great savings with eVouchers

We’ve all been there, it’s your friend’s birthday and you only figured it out sooner, but you’re too busy at work to get that last minute gift certificate. Thankfully, we live in a wonderful time of convenience. For BIBD account holders, there’s a quick and easy...

How to recycle your IT junk and get great savings

Got any old and unused laptop or printer lying around at home? Chances are your parents might keep their old PCs and dot matrix printers in their storeroom, or you might have an old college laptop stored in your closet. Of course, these are mainly...