OF ALL the changes that financial institutions are experiencing in current times, data-backed decision making has the potential to create the deepest impact. Advanced analytics tools give companies...

[SAN FRANCISCO] Facebook, embattled in a scandal over the mishandling of user data, confirmed Monday that it also collected information from people beyond their social network use.

THE BROAD VIEW

THE Mark Zuckerberg that showed up in a suit in Washington this week is mature. He's sweat-resistant. But he's still hiding something. Some 45 times - I was counting - the Facebook CEO told...

AT the heart of IT transformation is a new currency for digital disruptors: data.

[NEW YORK] Retailer Hudson's Bay Co on Sunday disclosed that it was the victim of a security breach that compromised data on payment cards used at Saks and Lord & Taylor stores in North...

[SHANGHAI] China's biggest e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd will invest US$486 million for a stake in a domestic big-data firm focused on hotels and retail, as part of a push to...

THE BROAD VIEW

AT first glance, gaming apps with names like "Pool 3D", "Beer Pong: Trickshot" and "Real Bowling Strike 10 Pin" seem innocuous. There's even one called "Honey...

ALL three telcos have unveiled their prices for the Sept 22 Singapore launch of the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. For M1, the price for the iPhone 8 64GB ranges from S$790 for the S$28 per month i-Lite...

COMMENTARY

AS digital technology becomes more pervasive and with consumers owning multiple connected devices, it is not surprising that we now have more information stored on our devices than in our house. The...

MICROSOFT'S SmartScreen filter, a cloud-based anti-phishing and anti-malware tool, detected 14.8 malware hosting sites per 1,000 Internet hosts worldwide in March 2017. China had one of the...