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.

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The big digital universe blowout

Here's a figure from analyst house IDC that's pretty mind-blowing: 161 exabytes (161 billion gigabytes) of digital information was created and copied globally in 2006. That's equivalent to about 3 million times the information in all the books ever written, or 12 stacks of books, each extending more than 93 million miles from the earth to the sun.

May 9, 2007 by

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Apple, the enterprise market player?

weekly roundup Mention Apple and you'll probably envision a company that's known for its cool, chic and fashionable product designs. But, it's perhaps less likely that you'll think of a company that also provides mission-critical products and services for enterprise customers.

May 3, 2007 by

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Apple, the enterprise market player?

weekly roundup Mention Apple and you'll probably envision a company that's known for its cool, chic and fashionable product designs. But, it's perhaps less likely that you'll think of a company that also provides mission-critical products and services for enterprise customers.

May 3, 2007 by

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Can blogs become cash cows?

Over the weekend, I revisited a blog that I once faithfully followed over a brief period a couple of years back. I had stumbled upon it when I was trying to find more information about a particular restaurant in Singapore, and was directed to this site.

May 2, 2007 by

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Can blogs become cash cows?

Over the weekend, I revisited a blog that I once faithfully followed over a brief period a couple of years back. I had stumbled upon it when I was trying to find more information about a particular restaurant in Singapore, and was directed to this site.

May 2, 2007 by Lynn Tan

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Reasons to work for a small company

Startups and small companies generally have difficulty recruiting and retaining staff. Often-cited reasons include less competitive salaries and fewer staff benefits, as well as financial instability of the company.

April 26, 2007 by Isabelle Chan

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Reasons to work for a small company

Startups and small companies generally have difficulty recruiting and retaining staff. Often-cited reasons include less competitive salaries and fewer staff benefits, as well as financial instability of the company.

April 26, 2007 by

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Why some see red on Green Day

weekly roundup Sunday was Earth Day, though John McConnell may dispute the date, and Singapore decided to do its part in reducing waste by embarking on a new initiative to encourage its citizens to bring their own shopping bags.Specifically, on the first Wednesday of every month, shoppers will be charged 10 cents for each plastic bag requested at checkout counters of participating retailers including Carrefour, NTUC FairPrice and Sheng Siong.

April 22, 2007 by

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