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Alibaba opens US data centre in new challenge to Amazon

SAN FRANCISCO, US: Chinese online giant Alibaba will open a data centre in Silicon Valley, it said on Wednesday, challenging US rival Amazon in the field of cloud computing...

6 Mar 2015 11:47

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Female millennials are the most confident and ambitious of any female generation

New PwC survey dispels myths about women and work...

5 Mar 2015 09:17

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89 finalists selected in INMA Awards 2015 competition

DALLAS, US: The International News Media Association (INMA) has announced 89 finalists in the INMA Awards 2015 competition. The annual competition rewards global excellence in sales and marketing among media companies...

5 Mar 2015 07:56

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New York Festivals World's Best Advertising: The 2015 Executive Jury

NEW YORK CITY, US: New York Festivals International Advertising Awards competition announced the 2015 Executive Jury. SA is represented by Graham Lang, Chief Creative Officer, Y&R South Africa...

4 Mar 2015 11:34

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ISIS threatens Twitter founder

WASHINGTON DC, US: Twitter founder Jack Dorsey and Twitter are now being targeted by Islamic militants for suspending certain accounts...

3 Mar 2015 11:15

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Google backflips on Blogger sexual content ban

WASHINGTON DC, US: Days after announcing a ban on sexually explicit content or "graphic nudity" on its Blogger platform, Google has reversed course...

2 Mar 2015 11:54

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Fierce battle looms on US 'open Internet' rules

WASHINGTON, US: US regulators meet Thursday to vote on rules aimed at heading off Internet "fast lanes," although it may not be the end of a years-long battle...

25 Feb 2015 13:20

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Obama ranks N Korea cyber capabilities as not so good

WASHINGTON, US: Iran is "good," China and Russia are "very good," but North Korea's cyber attack capabilities are actually not that great, according to an impromptu ranking by US President Barack Obama...

18 Feb 2015 12:33

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Newsweek Twitter feed hijacked by pro-IS hacker

WASHINGTON, US: Newsweek's Twitter feed was briefly hijacked on Tuesday by hackers who displayed messages supporting the Islamic State group...

12 Feb 2015 07:10

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New appointments to NYF Radio Awards Advisory board

NEW YORK CITY, US: NYF's World's Best Radio Programs Appoints Phil Critchlow and Valerie Geller to 2015 Advisory Board...

10 Feb 2015 11:47

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Fifty Shades of Grey arouses sex toy boom

NEW YORK CITY, US: The erotic bestselling novel Fifty Shades of Grey was devoured across the world by millions, from British housewives to Guantanamo Bay inmates...

6 Feb 2015 07:39

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US electronics chain RadioShack pulls plug

NEW YORK CITY, US: Struggling US consumer electronics chain RadioShack filed for bankruptcy protection on Thursday, pulling the plug after failing to compete with big-box stores and online retailers...

6 Feb 2015 10:55

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Video shows blind mother seeing baby for first time

WASHINGTON, US: A video that went viral this week showed a legally blind mother in Canada seeing her newborn child for the first time, thanks to vision-enhancing glasses... (Video)

27 Jan 2015 10:22

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Latest emerging trends in market research

WASHINGTON DC, US: Many organisations have adopted technologies into their business models to increase efficiency, become more flexible, and to transform their current business functions. Market research has followed suit...

By Caitlin Stewart, courtesy Ashlan Bonnell 26 Jan 2015 12:10

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Email scam nets $214m in 14 months: FBI

WASHINGTON, US: An email scam, which targets businesses with bogus invoices, has netted more than $214m from victims in 45 countries in just over one year...

23 Jan 2015 10:33

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Journalist linked to Anonymous gets five years' prison

WASHINGTON, US: A journalist also known as an informal spokesperson for the hacker group Anonymous was sentenced to five years in prison yesterday...

23 Jan 2015 11:13

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Netflix eyes empire as internet TV battle heats up

WASHINGTON, US: Netflix is ramping up efforts to conquer the world with its streaming video service, even as competition is heating up in the growing market for Internet television...

22 Jan 2015 13:38

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Midas Awards reveals inaugural Brand Rankings Report

NEW YORK CITY, US: MasterCard, Absa, Citibank Top the List.

20 Jan 2015 11:02

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New York Festivals 2015 Torch Awards open for entries

NEW YORK, CITY, US: The 2015 Torch Awards is now open for entries...

13 Jan 2015 10:55

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'Selfie sticks' give new perspective at tech show

LAS VEGAS, US: 'Selfie sticks' - lightweight monopods that hold smartphones to get a better angle for self portraits - are making the tech community view things from a new perspective...

12 Jan 2015 09:05

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