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  1. Lifestyle - Technology - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Internet turns 21, but needs to grow up

    Posted Nov 09th 2012, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... a web-connected smartphone compared to only 8 per cent in developing countries. More startling is that barely a third of the world's population- 2.3 billion people- has any access to the internet ... internet digital divide, we must ensure fair, affordable, universal access to all of the citizens of the world," said Toure, speaking ahead of October's ITU Telecom World event in Dubai. ...

  2. Lifestyle - Technology - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Is invisible web surfing an illusion?

    Posted May 10th 2013, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... Jamie Carter life@scmp.com Is invisible web surfing an illusion? Could there soon be a data black hole threatening the internet economy? A recent survey of internet users in 11 countries ... our personal data online. But staying invisible on the internet does have a downside; you might not miss targeted advertising per se, but no longer would shopping websites be able to recommend ...

  3. Lifestyle - Technology - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Can anyone claim Google's crown?

    Posted Aug 17th 2012, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... it was a reminder of how much his invention has changed everyday life. The companies that own and operate the internet aren't as generous as the British-born MIT professor, but is the future ... Sina Weibo, LinkedIn or Twitter be the future arbiters of the internet? Might Microsoft's Bing browser grow big enough to challenge Google, and could we see Apple further shake up ...

  4. Lifestyle - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Digital lifestyle: sports marketing

    Posted Oct 05th 2012, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... the importance of social media and online advertising cannot be understated. "It took radio 38 years to reach 50 million users in China, television 13 years and the internet four years," he ...

  5. Lifestyle - Technology - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    What happened to your netiquette? Sound advice before you post

    Posted Feb 01st 2013, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... Jamie Carter lifestyle@scmp.com Where the idiots roam Have you ever vented your anger at someone on an internet message board, or rashly updated your Facebook status with negative comments? If so, you're not alone because many otherwise perfectly rational human beings have a habit of going ballistic online. The internet has always been a place for freedom of expression, ...

  6. Lifestyle - Technology - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Digital Lifestyle: Do you own your content?

    Posted Oct 19th 2012, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... Scourfield. "Why wouldn't we want the same thing for less?" If the internet user is slowly becoming aware of the lack of ownership of digital files after a decade or more, the rights holders of books, music and movies have been wary of the internet since its inception. It's precisely their efforts to protect copyright in the perceived hostile environment of the internet ...

  7. Lifestyle - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Spoiler etiquette

    Posted Jan 25th 2013, 12:00am by BEN SIN

    ... and the omnipresence of the internet, staying away from spoilers was relatively easy. But in today's social media age, with continuous, free-flowing and free-roaming information, staying away from unwanted information has become extremely difficult. While there are people who spoil endings on the internet for fun (known as "trolls") most spoilers on social media are the result ...

  8. Lifestyle - Technology - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Digital Life: the WhatsApp phenomenon

    Posted Dec 21st 2012, 12:00am by BEN SIN

    ... annoying the person sitting across from you during dinner with it, but it's free (after a one time 99 US cents download fee), assuming you have access to the internet. And people like free. ... internet service portal Tencent launched Wexin (Chinese for "micro-message"), and it already has more than 200 million users on the mainland. In Japan, the chat app of choice is Line, ...

  9. Lifestyle - Technology - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Intelligent machines are on the horizon

    Posted Nov 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... of the data-generating and sharing mechanism that is the internet has left reams of crucial information unused and unanalysed. Medical teams need to process and cross-reference both personal data and that from ... in Google Voice. The most striking change is the trend to mobile web searching; the Pew Internet Project reports that about a quarter of US citizens go online using mostly a smartphone. Despite ...

  10. Lifestyle - Technology - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Digital Lifestyle: a post-mortem web presence

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... relatives and friends would give them loving send-offs and get on with their lives. Memories of the deceased would be limited to photo albums and keepsakes. Today, however, with the internet ... Lai Hiu-yeung established an internet start-up- aptly named Perpetu- with Italian programmer Andrea Livotto. Currently in its trial phase and due to launch this month, it offers a series ...




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