Francis Hook




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Jeep hack reveals wide security failures

IOT will see many more attacks, recalls and embarrassment across industries.

AT&T becomes largest US pay-TV firm

The company finalised its $48.5 billion acquisition of DirecTV.

'Green IT' sails under false colours

Superficially concerned corporate culture often contradicts the progressive environmental strides made by tech companies.

PayPal goes it alone

The company has joined the S&P 500 index after the completion of its spinoff from eBay.

SA is uber-violent

We risk the double whammy of dissuading investors, and falling behind industrially.

Delaying the inevitable

While labour unions are putting up a brave fight, the continuing retrenchment bloodbath within the telecoms sector seems unavoidable.

Cisco promises big UK buys

The company vows to spend $1 billion through corporate acquisitions, venture capital investments and education programmes.

Cash from the crowd

From bailouts to potato salad – everything seems to be crowdfunded these days.

Major telco moves

Last week saw government sell off its Vodacom stake, and the Competition Commission approve the Vodacom/Neotel deal.

Windows Phone must attack Google ecosystem

Microsoft's developer strategy will be crucial to overcoming the might of its chief rival.

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