Israel securities regulator eyes rule changes for digital platforms – Finance- Tempemail

Israel’s markets watchdog said on Monday the authority would make regulatory changes to adapt to technological innovations such as digital markets. “The implication is that these platforms will provide a complete digital value chain for investors, from the underwriting stage to settlement and custodial services,” Anat Guetta, chairwoman of Israel Continue Reading

Subaru sets mid-2030s target to sell only electric vehicles – Strategy- Tempemail

Japan’s Subaru Corp set a target on Monday to sell only electric vehicles worldwide by the first half of the 2030s, in a move towards its long-term goal of a carbon-free society. The news comes as Subaru has strengthened capital ties with Toyota Motor Corp, in a trend of global Continue Reading

Fraudsters use data protection website to hack people- Tempemail

In a unique online fraud, hackers are tricking people into thinking that they own compensation after being victims of personal data frauds, and under the pretext of offering them money, are fleecing them, a new report has said. Experts at cybersecurity firm Kaspersky detected this new online fraud scheme where Continue Reading

Edith Cowan Uni’s cloud move slashes IT costs by 50 percent – Strategy – Projects – Cloud- Tempemail

Edith Cowan University’s ongoing shift to Microsoft Azure has halved its annual IT operations expenditure after 95 percent of its workloads were moved into the cloud. Chief information officer and director of digital and campus services, Vito Forte, said that so far almost 400 workloads have been migrated to a Continue Reading

NAB wraps up ‘scary’ data migration for 2800 mortgage brokers – Finance – Cloud – Software- Tempemail

NAB has finished “the most scary part” of a complex re-platforming of Podium, a technology platform relied on by some 2800 mortgage brokers, shifting their data across over 13 fortnights. Podium is what NAB calls the customer relationship management (CRM) system it provides to mortgage brokers via three aggregators – Continue Reading

First IoT finalists for iTnews Benchmark Awards 2020 revealed – Projects- Tempemail

After internet of things (IoT) projects dominated projects from several categories in the past few years, it’s time to give them their own recognition. The inaugural cohort of finalists for the IoT category showed off the diversity and flexibility of connected technologies, especially its ability deliver data-driven insights and automate Continue Reading

Telstra may lose ground in regional Australia – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

Telstra may lose some of its traditional dominance in regional Australia as the NBN is completed, with the ACCC estimating up to 15 percent of the market could move to alternative providers. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) made the prediction in its annual communications market report. [pdf] “Telstra Continue Reading

Apple is in the business of selling emotions and not just products: Louis Houdart, group CEO, Creative Capital- Tempemail

As we enter the Year of the Rat, advertising creatives from across Asia offer their favourite Chinese New Year campaigns from over the years as we celebrate the best work from the festive period and hear their views on what is best in class. As a Frenchman, I’ve lived in Continue Reading

How to create a successful CNY ad: personalisation, emotions, imperfect stories, relevance- Tempemail

Chinese New Year is a season steeped in tradition, during which families and friends create precious memories. According to a Google Survey, it surpasses Christmas as the most searched festive moment in Singapore. The number of searches has increased 27% year-on-year as Singaporeans become more digitally-savvy and head online for Continue Reading