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Information Technology

NSA's information behemoth to swallow a library a minute

Deep in Mormon country, thousands of labourers have worked for two years to build a US$1.7 billion facility that will provide a new home for the NSA's exponentially expanding information store. Sited on an unused swath of a National Guard base, by September it will employ about 200 technicians, span 93,000 square metres and use 65 megawatts of power.

Sunday, 16 June, 2013, 6:51am

How to delete your digital footprint

Wiping away your digital life means erasing traces you have left - the mistakes, the embarrassing photos, the unwise comments and the flawed social media profiles where you have left too much visible.

7 Apr 2013 - 1:43am

It would be even more surprising if the PLA did not resort to cyberspying

An investigative report released recently by Mandiant, a US IT security firm, predictably sparked controversy by pinning the blame for a series of cyberattacks on US companies on Shanghai-based Unit 61398 of the People's Liberation Army.

3 Mar 2013 - 2:13am

Letters to the Editor, February 27, 2013

I refer to the report concerning the groundbreaking research into "brittle tail syndrome" in racehorses. The article, while correctly hailing the efforts of Professor Yuen Kwong-yung and his team at the University of Hong Kong, unfortunately overlooked the true extent of the collaboration between the Hong Kong Jockey Club and HKU.

27 Feb 2013 - 4:55am 6 comments

ZTE aims to sharpen focus on US enterprise market

Shenzhen-based ZTE, the world's fifth-largest supplier of telecommunications equipment, expects to accomplish that expansion over the next few years after initially growing its new business segment across the Asia-Pacific region, South America and Africa.

12 Feb 2013 - 5:30am

Non-manufacturing sector rises at fastest pace in four months in China

The mainland's non-manufacturing industries expanded last month at the fastest pace in four months, adding to the signs of economic recovery.

4 Jan 2013 - 2:48am

Dell expansion on mainland spells greater investments

Dell will steadily increase its investments on the mainland, as the computer maker this year expands into the information-technology services and software business in its second-largest market after the United States.

3 Jan 2013 - 4:36am

The future is here now - and it looks pretty good

It has been 40 years since the last astronauts left the moon. That anniversary, which passed last week, has put some prominent technologists in a funk.

18 Dec 2012 - 2:33am

Briefs, December 11, 2012

China car sales near two-year high

11 Dec 2012 - 2:55am

IT compliance best way to gain an edge over rivals

US movement to prevent unfair competition from IT theft

5 Dec 2012 - 3:12am