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Chinese companies cool on annual CES Vegas tech show amid trade war and economic uncertainty

Chinese companies cool on annual CES Vegas tech show amid trade war and economic uncertainty

The annual CES consumer electronics trade show in Las Vegas ? the biggest technology and consumer electronics exhibition in the world, with around 175,000 expected attendees and 4,000 exhibitors ? will kick off this week with about 20 per cent fewer Chinese merchants. Not a big surprise perhaps, given the […]

Are we in danger of taking technology for granted and losing the magic of innovation?

Are we in danger of taking technology for granted and losing the magic of innovation?

Technology has become truly pervasive. It is wide and it is deep. It transcends industries, professions, economies (developed and emerging) and straddles the globe, showing no respect for borders or passports. Technology has presented us with a somewhat eccentric narrative over the years. In the 1950s and 1960s, technology was […]

Apple shares plunge after CEO Tim Cook slashes revenue outlook, blaming China slowdown and trade war

Apple shares plunge after CEO Tim Cook slashes revenue outlook, blaming China slowdown and trade war

Apple?has lowered its outlook for fiscal first-quarter revenue after an unexpected slowdown in demand from China and fewer upgrades to iPhone models. The announcement late on Wednesday sent Apple shares plunging. The company now expects revenue of about US$84 billion in the quarter ended December 29, chief executive Tim Cook […]

French start-up offers ?Google of the dark web?, but not for everyone

French start-up offers ?Google of the dark web?, but not for everyone

For years, criminal websites shrouded in secrecy have thrived beyond the reach of traditional search engines, but a group of French engineers has found a way to navigate this dark web ? a tool they do not want to fall into the wrong hands. ?We insist on this ability to […]

Without sufficient land supply, can Hong Kong maintain its status as a data centre hub?

Without sufficient land supply, can Hong Kong maintain its status as a data centre hub?

Land scarcity is a major threat to Hong Kong?s booming data centre industry and its status as a regional hub, according to Sunevision Holdings, the technology arm of Sun Hung Kai Properties. The city?s data centre market is projected to increase from US$705.5 million in 2016 to US$1.5 billion in […]