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Warning over scam 'Google' e-mail

Internet users have been warned to beware of an e-mail in which scammers posing as the internet giant Google try to gain personal information from them.

Saturday, 30 March, 2013, 3:43am

Technology exile Kim Dotcom to launch encrypted e-mail service

Kim Dotcom, the German-born internet entrepreneur fighting extradition from New Zealand over US claims of criminal copyright infringement, says he plans to launch an encrypted e-mail service to go with his encrypted file storage offering.

28 Feb 2013 - 4:25am

The dangers of the e-mail tsunami

Half a century before the invention of e-mail, T. S. Eliot asked, "Where is the wisdom we have lost in knowledge? Where is the knowledge we have lost in information?" If he were alive today, contemplating an inbox on a flickering computer screen, he might well have added, "Where is the information that has been lost in trivia?"

19 Feb 2013 - 5:03am

Employers rein in after-hours e-mails to boost productivity

Katey Klippel makes a point of keeping her smartphone in her bag when she returns home from a hard day at the management consulting firm where she works in Washington.

That way, she can better practise what her employer preaches and stop checking her e-mails after hours.

19 Nov 2012 - 3:39am

The Dictator

I am taki

30 Aug 2012 - 7:23pm

The Dictator

31 Aug 2012 - 6:42pm

The Dictator

I'm about to go on holiday and really want one of those pretty bags in geometric prints that I can use as a carry-on but also at the beach. Sorry, I don't know the brand name.

1 Sep 2012 - 12:21am

Leung's e-mail on national education fails to persuade

A mass e-mail sent by Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying's office to company managers and academics defending the national education programme has received a chilly response.

The existence of the e-mail, which sought to rebut criticism that the subject amounts to brainwashing, came to light after staff posted Facebook messages saying their managers had received it.

27 Aug 2012 - 9:13pm

Cyber thieves get clever

Network safety has become the top priority for companies as cyber theft has increased markedly over the years. Despite firewalls, cyber criminals have penetrated well-protected websites.

8 May 2012 - 12:00am

Harnessing the power of 'e-preciation'

When you step into a department store or visit the websites of different companies, it is easy to spot channels to file complaints, be it via e-mail or the complaint hotline. But what about praise? Seeing the lack of a systematic way to collect and present appreciation, Karen Au and Danny Chan co-founded Praisage, an online platform for positive feedback.

16 Mar 2012 - 12:00am