09 Jul '11, 5am

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When Mr Koh meets clients, he powers up his laptop and iPad - both connected to the Internet wirelessly via a 3G SIM card encased in a plastic dongle. -- ST PHOTO: AZIZ HUSSIN MANY consumers in Singapore already know they cannot live without a broadband Internet connection, but now there are official figures to prove it. In local households, a wired broadband service - delivered over telephone lines or cable connections - is now as common as a fixed telephone line. And Singapore consumers now have almost as many wireless broadband subscriptions as mobile phone lines. This is what the various 'penetration rates' - to use the industry jargon - show, according to new data released by the Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA). The numbers show just how pervasive broadband Internet has become, not just for individuals who are increasingly accessing it on devices lik...

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