Eileen Yu

Eileen Yu began covering the IT industry when Asynchronous Transfer Mode was still hip and e-commerce was the new buzzword. Currently a freelance blogger and content specialist based in Singapore, she has over 16 years of industry experience with various publications including ZDNet, IDG, and Singapore Press Holdings.

Latest Posts

2007 is year of Linux desktop? Far from it

It's the time of the year for the annual fortune-telling ritual, where soothsayers get their say on the upcoming trends for the year. In my few years as a technology journalist, I've been asked--every now and then--when the Linux desktop will really take off among consumers.

January 18, 2007 by

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What about Asia, Apple?

weekly roundup It's cool, it's hip, it's sleek…and it's not in Asia. I'm talking about Apple's new mobile device iPhone, of course--walk past any water cooler this week and that's probably what you'll hear others talk about, too.

January 11, 2007 by

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What about Asia, Apple?

weekly roundup It's cool, it's hip, it's sleek…and it's not in Asia. I'm talking about Apple's new mobile device iPhone, of course--walk past any water cooler this week and that's probably what you'll hear others talk about, too.

January 11, 2007 by

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Make banking hassle-free

At a recent dinner held in conjunction with my former principal's retirement, I was taken aback when I found out that several of my former school mates do not subscribe to the idea of online funds transfer.My friends, mind you, hold respectable professions--some are lawyers and entrepreneurs--and have been exposed to technology at least half their lives.

January 10, 2007 by Vivian Yeo

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Make banking hassle-free

At a recent dinner held in conjunction with my former principal's retirement, I was taken aback when I found out that several of my former school mates do not subscribe to the idea of online funds transfer.My friends, mind you, hold respectable professions--some are lawyers and entrepreneurs--and have been exposed to technology at least half their lives.

January 10, 2007 by

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High on 3G

weekly roundup Finally, I got myself a 3G phone last month, and was pleased that the mobile operator I've been with for the last 10 years had made it relatively easy for me to hop onto the high-speed network. I swapped my old SIM card for a 3G-enabled one, free of charge--because I purchased my phone from the operator.

January 4, 2007 by

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High on 3G

weekly roundup Finally, I got myself a 3G phone last month, and was pleased that the mobile operator I've been with for the last 10 years had made it relatively easy for me to hop onto the high-speed network. I swapped my old SIM card for a 3G-enabled one, free of charge--because I purchased my phone from the operator.

January 4, 2007 by

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