Eileen Yu

Senior Contributing Editor

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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Systems

Systems

By Eileen Yu, ZDNet AsiaImagine a supercomputer so powerful it can run 280.6 trillion calculations per second.

October 28, 2005 by in Hardware

How things have changed

How things have changed

We all know that IT has pervaded our work and social lives, and the times have changed. But I don't remember having felt any abrupt changes; in fact, I think we gradually eased into today's "information age".

October 12, 2006 by in Hardware

China PC market outperforms US in 2Q11

China PC market outperforms US in 2Q11

Chinese PC shipments clock 18.5 million units to tune of US$11.9 billion, outstripping U.S. market, as the Asian powerhouse continues growth path that's accelerated by ongoing economic situation in global markets, reveals new report.

August 23, 2011 by in Hardware

Does brand matter?

Does brand matter?

Last weekend, I accompanied my husband to Sim Lim Square, a popular PC mall in Singapore, to buy a new home computer. He chose a white box PC with brand-name components, and finally settled on the best value-for-money deal after comparing prices.

December 6, 2006 by in Hardware

Dopod mini notebook is tempting

Dopod mini notebook is tempting

I still take notes using my trusty pen and paper when I'm out attending a press conference or conducting an interview. Lugging around my ThinkPad X31--even though it's an ultraportable notebook--presents too much of a hassle.

February 7, 2007 by in Hardware