Techmeme

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The Economist:
South Korea's internet, though technically advanced, is heavily censored   —  Why South Korea is really an internet dinosaur  —  SOUTH KOREA likes to think of itself as a world leader when it comes to the internet.  It boasts the world's swiftest average broadband speeds (of around 22 megabits per second).
Feb 17, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Economist:
Bitcoin's success is putting it under growing strain   —  Bitcoin under pressure  —  Virtual currency: It is mathematically elegant, increasingly popular and highly controversial.  Bitcoin's success is putting it under growing strain  —  From the print edition
Dec 1, 2013, 1:55 AMIn context
Economist:
Upcoming USB Power Delivery standard brings variable voltage, up to 100W to device charging   —  Edison's revenge  —  The humble USB cable is part of an electrical revolution.  It will make power supplies greener and cheaper  —  From the print edition  —  FIDDLY cables …
Oct 23, 2013, 4:25 AMIn context
The Economist:
Satellite positioning-data are vital—but the signal is surprisingly easy to disrupt   —  EVERY day for up to ten minutes near the London Stock Exchange, someone blocks signals from the global positioning system (GPS) network of satellites.  Navigation systems in cars stop working and timestamps …
Jul 30, 2013, 7:10 AMIn context
Economist:
Start-ups founded by immigrants are creating jobs all over America   —  ON APRIL 19th Jack Markell, the governor of Delaware, is due to visit a new factory being built in his state by Bloom Energy, a start-up based in Silicon Valley.  Bloom makes clean power-generation systems using a novel fuel-cell technology.
Apr 14, 2013, 7:40 AMIn context
Economist:
E-commerce in China: The Alibaba phenomenon   —  China's e-commerce giant could generate enormous wealth—provided the country's rulers leave it alone Mar 23rd 2013 |  From the print edition ON ITS way to becoming the world's biggest economy, China is passing another landmark.
Mar 27, 2013, 9:05 AMIn context
Economist:
Information technology in Africa   —  Technology companies have their eye on Africa.  IBM is leading the way  —  NAIROBI |  From the print edition  —  MAMADOU NDIAYE grew up in Senegal.  His parents were “not poor, but not rich”.  He was fascinated by mathematics …
Feb 18, 2013, 9:20 PMIn context
Economist:
The Nordic region is becoming a hothouse of entrepreneurship   —  IN 2010 A GROUP of students at Aalto University, just outside Helsinki, embarked on the most constructive piece of student activism in the history of the genre.  They had been converted to the power of entrepreneurialism during …
Feb 3, 2013, 3:20 PMIn context
Economist:
How did Lenovo become the world's biggest computer company?   —  How did Lenovo become the world's biggest computer company?  —  BEIJING |  from the print edition  —  LENOVO started humbly.  Its founders established the Chinese technology firm in 1984 with $25,000 and held early meetings in a guard shack.
Jan 13, 2013, 1:55 AMIn context
Economist:
Huawei: The company that spooked the world   —  The success of China's telecoms-equipment behemoth makes spies and politicians elsewhere nervous  —  BANBURY, a little English town best known for a walk-on part in a nursery rhyme and as the eponymous origin of a fruitcake …
Aug 5, 2012, 9:40 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
FansChoice.tv and Ooyala choose Microsoft to help them deliver content to anyone, on any device  —  On Monday at the 2014 NAB Show exhibition, Microsoft is showing the latest technology innovations for the broadcast media industry.
Atlassian:
5 Steps to launching a thriving Q&A Community  —  Imagine having a self-governing community of engaged employees answering each others' questions, solving problems, and sharing new ideas!
Zoho Blogs:
Zoho CRM - Discontinuing Integration with LinkedIn  —  Back in 2011, to help our customers focus more on selling and less CRMing, we started offering integration with LinkedIn along with various other important features.
Silicon Valley Bank:
Strengthening the U.S. Innovation Economy by Ending Abusive Patent Litigation  —  In Silicon Valley Bank's Innovation Economy Outlook 2014 survey, we asked executives what they see in today's patent system …