At Davos, tech giants square off over online privacy The session reflects the theme of Davos, which is that profound political, economic, social and, above all, technological forces are transforming ... Mr. Peterson said the explosion of bandwidth is hard to describe, and that consumer demand seems insatiable. 01/23/2014 - 9:39 am | View Link
Digital Davos as tech CEOs oust the economists Actually the session set out to answer the question: what societal, economic and technological forces ... Mobile and video is just a huge change in how we all behave and interact.” GP: “The explosion of bandwidth and the capabilities that is going ... 01/22/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
Namibia: Eyewitness in Davos The technological frontier presented interesting arguments. According to !Gawaxab, "In the evolution of technology we had the internet boom era, the second wave revolved around social networks, whilst smart phones are currently experiencing an explosion. 02/1/2013 - 9:24 pm | View Link
What does the future hold? Davos takes a guess "Water is the new oil," he said. A TECHNOLOGICAL SURGE Laura Tyson, a business professor at the University of California at Berkeley, said one of the great concerns should be "the employment effects of technology," with so many jobs being rendered obsolete ... 01/25/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
Davos 2013: Firms risk drowning in customer data At various sessions attended by business leaders and politicians, the so-called explosion in "big data" hammers home one essential point - most companies are far from ready to make sense of it all. This is not because of a lack of technological tools ... 01/22/2013 - 11:00 am | View Link
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Sydney (AFP) - Australia on Tuesday agreed to scrap a contested resources profits tax after the government struck a surprise deal with crossbench senators, including mining tycoon Clive Palmer. The Minerals Resource Rent Tax (MRRT) was introduced by the previous Labor administration in 2012, with a levy on annual profits above Aus$75 million (US$70 million) on iron ore and coal at a rate of 30 percent.
Mogadishu (AFP) - US military forces launched air strikes against the leader of Somalia's Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab, the government said Tuesday, claiming "casualties" but with no details if the main target was killed. "The Americans carried out a major air strike targeting a gathering by senior Al-Shebab officials, including their leader Abu-Zubayr," said Abdukadir Mohamed Nur, governor for southern Somalia's Lower Shabelle region.