Twitter bans white supremacist David Duke after 11 years | Twitter- Tempemail

In 1999, the former Ku Klux Klan grand wizard David Duke predicted that the Internet would help give birth to a “coming white revolution”. The news media did not give him friendly coverage, he wrote on his website, but on the internet, he could reach supporters directly, starting a “chain Continue Reading

Egypt jails women for two years over TikTok videos | World news- Tempemail

An Egyptian court has sentenced five female social media influencers to two years in jail each on charges of violating public morals, a judicial source said. The verdict against Haneen Hossam, Mowada al-Adham and three others came after they had posted footage on the video-sharing app TikTok. The ruling, which Continue Reading

Telstra gets two more years to upgrade or sell its residential fibre networks – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

Users in Telstra fibre areas face up to two more years with limited retail choices and service quality issues after the government decided Telstra could stay exempt from rules that would otherwise force it to make its fibre areas wholesale only and open access. The move represents a reprieve for Telstra, Continue Reading

Why the Women’s Engineering Society still has its work cut out after 100 years | Technology

In June 1919, seven women came together in London to do something unprecedented: they founded the world’s first Women’s Engineering Society (WES), which survives to this day. The creation of WES was precipitated by the end of the first world war. Thousands of women had entered factories and gained practical Continue Reading

Global IT Spending on Enterprise Software to See First Drop in 10 Years | Tempemail

Sourced from Buyshares.uk As the Coronavirus pandemic continues to impact different sectors of the global economy, spending on the enterprise software segment under the Information Technology (IT) industry is projected to take a plunge. Most sub-segments under the enterprise software umbrella will witness a decline in spending while essential ones Continue Reading

Facebook expects half of employees to work remotely over next 5-10 years | Technology

Facebook will permanently embrace remote work even after coronavirus lockdowns ease, CEO Mark Zuckerberg told employees on Thursday, accelerating the tech sector’s geographic diversification away from its home in Silicon Valley. Zuckerberg said the world’s largest social network would start “aggressively opening up remote hiring”, expecting that about half its Continue Reading

Optus spent three years setting standards for its outsourced call centres – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

Optus has spent the past three years setting common standards and metrics across its offshore contact centre operations in India and the Philippines, leaning on data and analytics to get the sizable project done. Vice president of digital consumer Vaughan Paul told iTnews the standards program encompassed three business process Continue Reading

Google pays largest Aussie tax bill in years – Strategy- Tempemail

Google paid $133 million in Australian taxes last year as the tech giant caught up with back taxes following a settlement in its long-running dispute with the Australian Taxation Office. In documents filed on Thursday, Google Australia reported a pre-tax profit of $134 million in 2019, representing a fall of Continue Reading