Eileen Yu

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Eileen Yu began covering the IT industry when Asynchronous Transfer Mode was still hip and e-commerce was the new buzzword. Currently an independent business technology journalist and content specialist based in Singapore, she has over 20 years of industry experience with various publications including ZDNet, IDG, and Singapore Press Holdings. Eileen majored in Journalism at The University of Queensland, Australia, where she wrote an honours thesis titled: To Censor or Not: The Great Singapore Dilemma. In her By The Way blog, she covers industry developments in Singapore as well as other Asian markets, and aims to drive discussions about the impact of government regulations and policies.

Eileen Yu has no shares-related information to disclose as she doesn't hold investments in the organisations she covers. Acceptance of fees related to her freelance projects does not constitute an endorsement of the company and will not influence her coverage of the company. She is not sponsored by any company or under any exclusive contract.

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Take lessons in entrepreneurship?

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 in Apple

Keeping Apple at bay

Keeping Apple at bay

weekly roundup In December last year, Singapore's golden boy Creative Technology declared that it is expecting arch rival Apple Computer to pay royalties for a U.S.

August 24, 2006 by in Apple

What about Asia, Apple?

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 in Apple

Apple, the enterprise market player?

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 in Apple

Apple, the enterprise market player?

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 in Apple

Keeping Apple at bay

Keeping Apple at bay

weekly roundup In December last year, Singapore's golden boy Creative Technology declared that it is expecting arch rival Apple Computer to pay royalties for a U.S.

August 24, 2006 by in Apple

Ballmer: Microsoft can never be a one-trick pony

Ballmer: Microsoft can never be a one-trick pony

While some critics may chide Microsoft for losing focus over its desire to play in many markets, from desktop software to game consoles to mobile devices, the company's top guy says it's a necessary move to stay relevant in the market.

March 9, 2008 by in Apple

Fuzzy logic won't do in tech

Fuzzy logic won't do in tech

Earlier this week, local papers reported that access to information--on bus arrival times--used in Singapore third-party mobile apps had been cut off by the country's primary bus operator, SBS Transit. Over 10 of such apps including SG Buses, SG NextBus and ShowNearby, with a user base of 1 million, had relied on SBS Transit's Intelligence Route Information System (Iris) to provide the data.

May 26, 2011 by in Apple