Bill Gates: ‘Carbon neutrality in a decade is a fairytale. Why peddle fantasies?’ | Technology

Bill Gates appears via video conference – Microsoft Teams, not Zoom, obviously – from his office in Seattle, a large space with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking Lake Washington. It’s a gloomy day outside and Gates is, somewhat eccentrically, positioned a long way from the camera, behind a large, kidney-shaped desk; his Continue Reading

‘There’s a whole war going on’: the film tracing a decade of cyber-attacks | Film

In early 2010, scientists at a uranium enrichment plant in Natanz, Iran, watched their infrastructure malfunction at an unprecedented, inexplicable rate. Technicians inspected their equipment, but could find no explanation for why the plant’s centrifuges – machines to isolate the uranium isotopes needed for nuclear power – were spinning at Continue Reading

Microsoft’s Tiktok deal: bargain of the decade or a $50bn blunder? | Technology

As the clock ticks on Microsoft’s fast-track talks to buy TikTok the jury is out on whether it marks a unique opportunity to become a global social media giant overnight, or a $50bn (£38bn) geopolitically fuelled business blunder. Donald Trump’s trade war with China has forced ByteDance, the privately owned Continue Reading

Vietnam IT Outsourcing: Reflections on a Decade of Software Development in a High-Tech City- Tempemail

If you’re looking for the best in Vietnam IT Outsourcing, we offer our reflections on a decade-plus of experience with our delivery center in Hanoi high-tech city – our most competitive location. Since Pentalog opened its offices in 2009, Vietnam has continued its streak as Asia’s fastest-growing economy, notching an Continue Reading

Defence IT investment to climb to $20 billion over next decade – Strategy- Tempemail

The federal government is expected to spend more than $20 billion strengthening the Department of Defence’s IT and cyber security capabilities over the coming decade. The funding, outlined in the 2020 strategic update [pdf] released on Wednesday, forms part of a $270 billion package for new and upgraded Defence capabilities Continue Reading

Govt reveals $1.35bn investment in cybersecurity over next decade – Security- Tempemail

The government has unveiled a $1.35 billion investment to beef up Australia’s cybersecurity capabilities over the next decade, a third of which will go into a new team of 500 specialists. The investment is being called the “largest ever … in cybersecurity” in the country, and will be known as Continue Reading

Standard Chartered celebrates a decade of alliance with Liverpool FC- Tempemail

Standard Chartered has launched a campaign to celebrate a decade of its partnership with Liverpool Football Club (LFC). The campaign by TBWA/Singapore features a soundtrack recorded by music producer and singer Astraea, with a unique rendition of LFC’s famous anthem ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’. According to director Rollo Jackson, the Continue Reading

Energy use by data centres remained flat over past decade- Tempemail

Read Article Allaying fears that energy consumption would increase manyfold as the world uses more and more data, new research has found that massive efficiency gains by data centres has kept energy use roughly flat over the past decade. Filled with computing and networking equipment, data centres are central locations Continue Reading

COBOL’s credentials as a strong digital technology appear to be set for another decade: Chris Livesey, Micro Focus- Tempemail

Read Article Micro Focus today announced the findings of its COBOL Survey, which reveals the latest global trends and 2020 plans for enterprises utilizing COBOL and mainframe technology. The survey follows data gathered in a previous 2017 survey and indicates that 70% of enterprises favor modernization as an approach for Continue Reading