BlackBerry shocks with Q4 profit but CEO Chen can't stop sales slide
BlackBerry surprised Wall Street by getting its bottom line back into the black in the fourth quarter, but sales shrunk significantly again, putting in question CEO John Chen's assertion that the company's turnaround is on track.
Facebook reveals the logic behind its forced Messenger split
It made Messenger a separate app and then turned it into a platform all its own
5 freshly-funded cloud computing companies worth watching
Venture capitalists pour funds into cloud companies old and new, including Aryaka, Hedvig and BetterCloud
5 ways to use virtual reality in the enterprise
As Facebook and others push VR forward, there will be more uses for it than just games and social networking
Profile: Microsoft's Phil Goldie
Microsoft's partner boss discusses Cloud, wine and M&A.
The CSO security career survival guide
There is little doubt cybersecurity is a hot career path right now. According to labor analytics firm Burning Glass, cybersecurity job postings grew 74% from 2007 through 2013 – a rate of growth that was twice as rapid as all IT jobs combined. And demand for cyber information security positions certainly hasn't let up since.
Transformational ICT and Its Impact on Retail Businesses in Hong Kong
Interview with Taylor Man, Executive Vice President, Cloud Business Division, at NTT Com Asia Limited and HKNet Company Limited
The true cost of video conferencing solutions
To have or not to have (a video conferencing solution) is not the question anymore. Here’s why.
Dr Michael Gorriz to join Standard Chartered as its Group CIO
He will start work in Singapore from the third quarter of 2015, and report to the bank’s group chief executive.
Skills your CEO wants you to have
Championing technology as a business enabler requires many talents, from explaining the 'nuts and bolts' to working closely with finance and customer service. Here are some of the top skills that your CEO wants you to have today.
S.E. Asian CIOs want to change their management styles
They should adapt their leadership styles to succeed in digital business, according to Gartner's latest survey report.
Taking IT reorgs to the extreme
IT departments are constantly reorganizing, but a few companies have gone so far as to break the traditional IT department into pieces.
CIOs discuss how they nurture IT talent
In the latest installment of CIO Quick Takes, three IT leaders discuss how they nurture tech talent.
How to work with millennials
Millennials – they're disobedient, they ask too many questions and I can't relate to them. Does this sound like you? If so, it's high time you made working with this fearless, tech-savvy age group a top priority, because if they're not working with you, they're with your competitors, and you're going to lose valuable competitive advantage.
How recruiting software firms help close the diversity gap
Gamergate and the Ellen Pao trial are two of the most recent examples of the IT industry's ugly side, not to mention some of the most widely publicized instances of discrimination. But IT isn't all harassment and misogyny. The same incubator environment that's spawned some horrific examples of bias also has given rise to firms that are using technology to actively increase diversity in IT.
Four takeaways from 'Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine'
The film isn’t about letting us in on Job's secrets. It’s about perspective.
Why companies opt to insource for IT innovation
IT outsourcing customers are increasingly demanding IT innovation and will either look to providers to deliver real business outcomes or take their innovation-related business back in-house to run themselves.
An extreme CTO
Ash Crick has many strings to his bow. He's been an IBM consultant, video producer, professional skydiver, and musician. These days, he's the chief technology officer (CTO) at Malaysia's iflix.
Ashok Leyland uses gamification to bring business closer to IT
Ashok Leyland's IT-head found an innovative approach in the guise of gamification to bring business closer to IT-and it was no child's play.
3 reasons to be wary of the Internet of Things
IT and security experts discuss why companies and consumers alike should be careful about deploying ‘smart’ appliances and devices that connect to the Internet and offer steps to protect against security and privacy threats.