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Clint Boulton, CIO.com
Nov 9, 2016
Cloud computing has helped many enterprises transform themselves over the last five years, but experts agree that the market is entering something of a second wave, both for...
Winnie Tang, Chairperson of Steering Committee, Smart City Consortium
Nov 8, 2016
The Hong Kong Government has just launched a consultative study on the Smart City Blueprint. The objective of such study is to establish the direction and standard for the city's...
Mike Elgan
Nov 7, 2016
What if smart glasses looked like regular, everyday glasses?Google Glass was derided in the press as a dorky, clunky, privacy-invading error. (In truth, it was a bold experiment...
Nov 4, 2016
As we say goodbye to privacy, some people are putting their faith in encryption. But there’s only so much that encryption can do.I’m not arguing that encryption is weak and in...
Huang Jianwei and Chen Minghua
Oct 31, 2016
Since the turn of the decade, explosive growth of smartphones and bandwidth-hungry applications has turned radio spectrum, which carries mobile data, into an increasingly scarce...
Oct 25, 2016
There’s no denying technology really is everywhere. You’ll no doubt find a person using a smartphone or tablet anywhere. Technology has become our primary source of knowledge and...
Nigel Green
Oct 24, 2016
Earlier this year, I presented a story to the British Chamber in Hong Kong. The story was about how a European retailer is adopting cloud-native architecture for business...
Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols
Oct 21, 2016
Microsoft may need a refresher course on what constitutes good software support.Almost a week after some Windows 10 PCs got trapped in reboot hell, Microsoft finally issued a...
Michael Mudd
Oct 17, 2016
The past five years has seen widespread adoption of the technologies that make up the outsourcing proposition that is cloud computing. IDC said that worldwide revenues from public...
Three things CIOs should know about social media in China
Oct 13, 2016
Social media use in China has exploded over the past few years, with as many as 482 million Chinese netizens using social media in 2015. Indeed, according to McKinsey &...