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Multinational CIOs called on to address digital geopolitics
Wed 24 Aug 2022
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enterprise
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digitisation
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gartner
“Digital geopolitics is now one of the most disruptive trends that CIOs must address. [...] They need to get acquainted with this reality and prepare for its impact.”
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Link revealed between censorship and VPN surges across Asia
Tue 22 Feb 2022
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bi
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big data
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vpn
Countries across Asia are experiencing a surge of VPN networks, an uptake that is likely due to increased censorship in the region.
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Trump social media ban too little, too late
Mon 11 Jan 2021
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social media
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politics
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misinformation
"Big Tech has made mega profits by turning a blind eye to the true extent of misinformation on their platforms."
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How NZ Labour crushed the National Party on Facebook
Wed 4 Nov 2020
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martech
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social media
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digital marketing
National spent double on its Facebook marketing, and it wasn't enough.
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UPDATED: Election 2020 - Which parties care about tech's role in New Zealand
Tue 6 Oct 2020
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nztech
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technology in schools
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digital divide
Technology should be flying high when it comes to government investment and commitment from New Zealand's political parties. But is it?
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Microsoft NZ rolls out free AccountGuard service ahead of general election
Tue 25 Feb 2020
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microsoft
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cybersecurity
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email security
Microsoft’s AccountGuard service aims to strengthen cybersecurity for those campaigning for the election, or for government organisations involved in political education or analysis.
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Oracle staff condemn Larry Ellison's support for Donald Trump
Thu 20 Feb 2020
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oracle
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ethics
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diversity
More than 7000 Oracle employees and members of the public are asking Oracle to take a hard look at itself and its ‘commitment’ to diversity, ethics, and inclusion.
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Geopolitics, economy motivating cyber activity in APAC-AN/Z
Wed 20 Mar 2019
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cybersecurity
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cybercrime
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politics
Flashpoint's Aaron Shraberg says economic tensions between the US, China, and North Korea are influencing risk management decisions in APAC.
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Flashpoint: APAC companies must factor geopolitics in cyber strategies
Fri 15 Mar 2019
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north korea
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politics
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flashpoint
The diverse geopolitical and economic interests of the states in the region play a significant role in driving and shaping cyber threat activity against entities operating in APAC.
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SA Labor promises $35 million Adelaide internet investment if re-elected
Tue 20 Feb 2018
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broadband
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internet
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nbn
SA Labor says it would undertake a major expansion of the State Government’s existing fibre network, to be known as the "Fishbone".
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Four reasons why your company should get political on social media
Thu 11 Jan 2018
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social media
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sprout social
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report
It’s now an expectation of consumers that brands will weigh in current events and politics, and share their values.
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Wellington technology group create an AI politician
Tue 21 Nov 2017
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ai
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new zealand
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politics
A Wellington technology group will launch a pilot digital platform called SAM, a virtual politician...
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Web petition wants students to become informed voters
Mon 12 Jun 2017
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elections
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web petition
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politics
Could lowering the voting age and giving young people political skills make an impact on youth voting? Could be a great class discussion.
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Dotcom calls out John Banks in open letter
Tue 2 Jun 2015
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kim dotcom
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megaupload
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politics
“I am concerned by your comments that I and others have lied and that I stated if you would not assist my release from prison, I will destroy you.”
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America's Right-Wing Revival
Fri 1 Oct 2010
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barack obama
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politics
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united states
The multi-storey project would include a mosque, and because it would stand just a couple of blocks from the former site of the World Trade Centre, the Right labelled it "The Mosque At Ground Zero”.
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America under the gun
Thu 1 Apr 2010
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law
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politics
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united states
America is chocka block with firearms. Since 1960, more than a million Americans have died from firearm homicides.
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