The tech industry in this part of the world has seen a year punctuated with sex, lies, and accusations. How will you mark 2012's IT milestones?
By The Way
Eileen Yu checks out industry developments across the Asia-Pacific region, discussing their relevance to the global tech business landscape.
Eileen Yu began covering the IT industry when Asynchronous Transfer Mode was still hip and e-commerce was the new buzzword. Currently based in Singapore, she has over 15 years of industry experience with various publications including ZDNet, IDG, and Singapore Press Holdings.
Have Singapore businesses really been using big data technology for the past 10 years?
When tapped creatively, SoloMo tools can yield tremendous returns on investment. That's something which is still widely missing today.
Imagine a chip that can be inserted into a pill dispenser in a patient's home. The machine would then read the data stored in the chip and automatically dispense the required prescription.
China is playing spy games? Prove it with real facts and actions, otherwise, stop thinking and behaving like you're the greatest country in the world.
Amy Cheong episode is proof the local online community can no longer be said to "squander opportunity" to move toward "a more responsible, greater self-regulatory regime".
Pay TV operator signs another three-season deal but on a non-exclusive basis, so it isn't bound by Singapore's cross-carriage rule to share content with rival StarHub.
Are CIOs willing to let go worries about running a single-vendor environment for tighter integration across their IT infrastructure?
Singapore's data protection act needs to be in line with similar legislation around the world, especially with the growing adoption of cloud services and use of data to improve business processes.
Would you celebrate money that's given to rid the world's ills or money made from selling a piece of aluminum-backed device capable of making good for just a year at a time?