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Letting IT Go in the Smart City of Hong Kong

This year, the HKCS's flagship event HKICC is set to focus on the development and application of technologies tipped to transform the cities of the world and enhance the quality of life of its denizens for decades to come.

MANAGEMENT CENTRE

CAREERS

Microsoft sued as lawsuits over employee no-poach deal mount

A court filing in May last year has attracted more class action lawsuits, alleging secret no-poaching deals among tech companies to keep salaries low.

IT GOVERNANCE

Lawmakers call on FCC to reclassify broadband for net neutrality

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission should reclassify broadband as a regulated public utility in order to achieve net neutrality, but take a "light touch" while doing it, a U.S. lawmaker said Wednesday.

LEADERSHIP AND MGMT

CMOs paralysed by paradigm shift (and CIOs aren't helping)

While CMOs drown in a sea of new digital marketing technology products and services, CIOs are noticeably not coming to the rescue.

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RESOURCE CENTRE

APPLICATIONS

Chemical companies rushing to big data analytics and the cloud says Accenture

Digital agenda is increasingly driving business strategy - like the internet did in the 90s.

CLOUD COMPUTING

Microsoft outlines vision for Azure with new services

Microsoft puts the pressure on cloud competitors Amazon and Google with a slate of new Azure offerings, including a 'cloud-in-a-box' hardware appliance geared for on-premises hybrid deployments.

DATA CENTER

Megatrends demand new and better IT infrastructure: Emerson Network Power

With the availability of SmartCabinet in Southeast Asia, Emerson Network Power's Andy Liu said Malaysian IT leaders needed to continuously review their infrastructure investments.

IMAGING AND PRINTING

World's first 3D full-body scanning booth to create custom you figurines

The company also sells its scanning software for Xbox Kinect machines.

INDUSTRIES

Bank of England payment system hit by outage

'Technical issue' with Real Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) platform now fixed.

INTERNET

Twitter brings log-in via phone number to wider app landscape with 'Fabric' platform

Twitter is opening its nest to more mobile developers, with a new service for easier app sign-ins.

MOBILE AND WIRELESS

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus available in Malaysia from 6 November

DiGi and Maxis said Malaysians can start to pre-purchase Apple's new smartphones from Friday, 31 October 2014.

NETWORKING

Symantec sees rise in high-traffic DDoS attacks

Symantec is warning of a 'dramatic rise' in attacks exploiting a critical Windows bug.

OPERATING SYSTEMS

I thought the iPhone 6+ was too big; I was wrong

What happens when a reviewer buys a new phone sight unseen? Mistakes were made.

SECURITY

USB is now UEC (use with extreme caution)

USB is an acronym for Universal Serial Bus; at least that is what it has stood for since 1999 when it was patented. But now it may take on a new meaning and instead stand for Ultimate Security Breakdown.

STORAGE

Harnessing your data with a virtual infrastructure

Organizations are looking to virtualization and towards leveraging cloud services for both compute and storage, as a way to mitigate costs while maintaining availability and data integrity. Although virtualization can eliminate the complexity and cost of physical infrastructure deployment, storing data in virtual machines and within the cloud could jeopardize data security.

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BLOGS

Fresh blood

CIOs should look to start-ups for new ideas

Apple follows

With the latest Apple launch, the consumer electronics market leader is now fast following, not leading.

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