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 deal that could kill open source

On the surface, it may seem that the Microsoft-Novell agreement was a watershed moment for Linux. After all, many businesses do not want to be slapped with lawsuits by using software that may infringe software patents of any kind (whether software patents even deserve to be granted remains a separate issue).

November 20, 2006 by

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The deal that could kill open source

On the surface, it may seem that the Microsoft-Novell agreement was a watershed moment for Linux. After all, many businesses do not want to be slapped with lawsuits by using software that may infringe software patents of any kind (whether software patents even deserve to be granted remains a separate issue).

November 20, 2006 by Aaron Tan

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Google your way back to health

weekly roundup Didn't we all grow up wanting to be medical doctors, with a dream to rid the world of deadly diseases and end human suffering? It seems we can all be doctors now, well, kinda.

November 16, 2006 by

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Google your way back to health

weekly roundup Didn't we all grow up wanting to be medical doctors, with a dream to rid the world of deadly diseases and end human suffering? It seems we can all be doctors now, well, kinda.

November 16, 2006 by

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Microsoft buys Firefox? Not

Like several other Netizens this week, I took a double-take when I came across headlines in a string of search results claiming that Microsoft had bought the Firefox browser. As it turned out, someone spent a lot time and effort to design the "official page of the Microsoft acquisition of the Mozilla Firefox browser" and launched MSFirefox.

November 16, 2006 by Isabelle Chan

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Microsoft buys Firefox? Not

Like several other Netizens this week, I took a double-take when I came across headlines in a string of search results claiming that Microsoft had bought the Firefox browser. As it turned out, someone spent a lot time and effort to design the "official page of the Microsoft acquisition of the Mozilla Firefox browser" and launched MSFirefox.

November 16, 2006 by

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Navigating the Viet Net

weekly roundup Vietnam--a scenic holiday (and shopping) destination littered with Internet cafes, or home to a heavy-handed regime that seeks to suppress cyber dissendents?According to activist group Reporters without Borders (RSF), it's the latter.

November 13, 2006 by

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Navigating the Viet Net

weekly roundup Vietnam--a scenic holiday (and shopping) destination littered with Internet cafes, or home to a heavy-handed regime that seeks to suppress cyber dissendents?According to activist group Reporters without Borders (RSF), it's the latter.

November 13, 2006 by Vivian Yeo

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Take lessons in entrepreneurship?

Entrepreneurship is the hot new course being offered in many universities around the world.For example, Nanyang Technological University in Singapore is inviting applications for its new Master of Science Technopreneurship & Innovation Program.

November 8, 2006 by

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Take lessons in entrepreneurship?

Entrepreneurship is the hot new course being offered in many universities around the world.For example, Nanyang Technological University in Singapore is inviting applications for its new Master of Science Technopreneurship & Innovation Program.

November 8, 2006 by Isabelle Chan

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