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Line aims lightweight chat app at developing countries

Japanese mobile chat firm Line has launched a stripped-down version of its popular chat app to increase its user base in developing countries, where lower-end smartphones are commonly used and network infrastructure is not as advanced.

Embracing cloud for survival

Cloud enables innovation, cost savings and agility – which are all crucial for a telco’s survival, says Ernest Cu of Globe Telecom.

Building a digital business

IT heads from GE Australia, ING Direct, RACQ, and the Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences discuss their drivers for digital transformation

The ethics of big data is an industry concern: Dr Barry Devlin

One the pioneers of Big Data research says: The ‘fast and furious’ collection of data spawns privacy and economic issues. "We cannot just put our heads in the sand like the scientists who tamed atomic energy but said something like, ‘We just invented the bomb but we did not use it'."

MANAGEMENT CENTRE

CAREERS

Cybersecurity job market to suffer severe workforce shortage

The shortage of experienced cybersecurity talent may explain why a cybersecurity software engineer earns more than a CSO.

IT GOVERNANCE

Why CIOs can't wait to renegotiate their outsourcing contracts

Rapidly changing business and technology needs are forcing IT leaders to renegotiate their IT outsourcing contracts and rethink their sourcing portfolios sooner rather than later. Here’s how to do it.

LEADERSHIP AND MGMT

How to make your (entire) enterprise more agile

Think your company's too big, too 'legacy,' too process-oriented to reap the benefits of the agile development methodology? Think again.

LEGAL

Privacy and the data toothpaste problem

Two prominent appellate courts have ruled in two unrelated privacy cases and dealt dual blows to privacy.

OUTSOURCING

Why CIOs can't wait to renegotiate their outsourcing contracts

Rapidly changing business and technology needs are forcing IT leaders to renegotiate their IT outsourcing contracts and rethink their sourcing portfolios sooner rather than later. Here’s how to do it.

PROJECT MGMT

How to find agility in the cloud

Altisource, a global financial services and business services company, is in the process of going cloud native to achieve better agility in the wake of massive growth.

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RESOURCE CENTRE

APPLICATIONS

TVibes review: Choose the audience for your personal mobile TV station

Social media services have come up with a lot of clever ways to share photos, but the process of uploading, tagging, and posting videos has been a bit more daunting. Whether it's lack of storage capacity, no budget for cloud storage, or limited bandwidth, there's a lot of room for improvement in this space.

CLOUD COMPUTING

Google: Lock up your Compute Engine data with your own encryption keys

Google will now let enterprise customers of one of its Cloud Platform services lock up their data with their own encryption keys, in case they're concerned about the company snooping on their corporate information.

DATA CENTER

New Zealand's Dbvisit enters Malaysian market

Dbvisit's newly appointed partner Computrade Technology Malaysia will offer disaster recovery and replication solutions for Oracle databases to the Malaysian market.

IMAGING AND PRINTING

Epson Malaysia marks 5th Asian anniversary of world's first branded ink tank printers

Epson's Shimizu Tomoya said a complete refresh of the L-series printer, which was originally specially designed for Southeast Asia, is now available for businesses and home users.

INDUSTRIES

OnePlus refines its successful formula with new phone

Chinese vendor OnePlus has done it again, and produced a powerful smartphone at a bargain price.

INTERNET

Twitter surprises with a sales gain, but user growth lags

Growth in users came largely from people who don't hold actual account.

MOBILE AND WIRELESS

Meet Cortana: The ultimate guide to Windows 10's helpful digital assistant

Windows 10's Cortana digital assistant is pretty darn easy to use, but she becomes even more powerful with some tinkering.

NETWORKING

NFV a hit for OpenDaylight

Almost 3/4 of users adopt it for virtualized functions; enterprises find NFV appealing too.

OPERATING SYSTEMS

Xen patches new virtual-machine escape vulnerability

A new vulnerability in emulation code used by the Xen virtualization software can allow attackers to bypass the critical security barrier between virtual machines and the host operating systems they run on.

SECURITY

The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Tuesday, July 28

Samsung's bigger Galaxy S6 likely in August...Most Android phones can be hacked via an MMS...Leading researchers want autonomous weapons ban...and more tech news.

STORAGE

Dell on path to redefine enterprise economics in Malaysia with future-ready storage vision

Dell's Kuala Lumpur launch event includes the 'industry's newest, lowest-cost, highest-density flash storage', said Dell's KT Ong and William Tan.

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BLOGS

A trusted partner

The primary focus for SAS is to build strong and long-lasting relationships with its customers; and its key strategy is proactive and consistent engagement across all customer touch points.

What ICT professionals want

When asking ICT professionals what they’re looking for in their next role, the answer may just surprise.

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