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Chantelle Cole to lead NZ On Air's game development rebate scheme
Last month
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Chantelle Cole, CEO at the award-winning studio Dinosaur Polo Club, is set to join NZ On Air as the Programme Director for their Game Development Sector Rebate scheme, bringing significant industry experience.
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Mainland China’s cloud market grew moderately in Q2 2023
Fri, 22nd Sep 2023
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The main players in mainland China’s cloud infrastructure market remain unchanged in Q2 2023, with Alibaba Cloud, Huawei Cloud and Tencent Cloud at the top.
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Livewire adds four new appointments to its leadership team
Fri, 20th Jan 2023
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Gametech company Livewire hires four new members, including a Chief Innovation Officer, to accelerate brands into gaming through advertising.
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ABB technology supports one of Shanghai's largest data centers
Fri, 25th Nov 2022
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ABB powers Shanghai's largest data center used by Tencent and China Telecom, ensuring reliability and energy efficiency.
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Tencent Cloud remains in second place in China - report
Mon, 31st Oct 2022
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Tencent Cloud continues to rank in second place in China for its IaaS, PaaS and SaaS offerings, according to a new IDC report.
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Tencent sets goal for carbon neutrality, 100% green power
Fri, 25th Feb 2022
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Internet and technology company Tencent has announced it plans to become carbon neutral by 2030 across its operations and supply chain.
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Wise partners with Tencent to provide international money transfers through Weixin
Wed, 2nd Feb 2022
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Tencent Financial Technology and Wise are teaming up to allow international money transfers to China through Weixin, the Chinese version of WeChat.
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Tencent partners cloud business with AMD to launch StarLake servers in Southeast Asia
Tue, 30th Nov 2021
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Tencent Cloud partners with AMD to launch StarLake servers in Southeast Asia, expanding the use of cloud-based technologies.
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Tencent Cloud, InterCloud partnership to address surging demand for cloud-based services
Tue, 13th Jul 2021
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Tencent Cloud partners with InterCloud to offer enterprises seamless access to its full suite of cloud services worldwide.
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Tencent Cloud expands internet data center footprint in Asia & Germany
Thu, 10th Jun 2021
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Tencent Cloud expands its internet data center footprint in Asia and Germany, with the launch of four new centers.
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Tencent Cloud to open internet data centre hub in Bahrain
Thu, 4th Mar 2021
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Tencent Cloud has chosen Bahrain for its first internet data center hub in the Middle East and North Africa, set to launch this year.
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Merger and acquisition activity recovers from COVID-19 setback
Thu, 28th Jan 2021
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Tencent leads M&A activity in the tech, media, and telecom sector with 9 deals worth a total of $6.6bn in 2020, according to GlobalData.
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Amazon continues to dominate global IaaS market - report
Tue, 11th Aug 2020
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The top 5 IaaS providers accounted for 80% of the total worldwide market in 2019, according to a new report from Gartner.
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Kaspersky named one of the top 100 global innovators
Mon, 16th Mar 2020
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For the second year, it made the Derwent Top 100 Global Innovator list by Clarivate Analytics, which includes giants like Amazon, Facebook and Google.
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Tencent Cloud acquires key cloud security standard
Tue, 11th Feb 2020
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Tencent Cloud secures highest MTCS SS in Singapore, bolstering global cloud security stature.
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Global cloud infrastructure spending grows 37% in Q4
Tue, 4th Feb 2020
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Cloud market soars in Q4 '19, AWS leads with 32% share as spending hits $30bn.
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Call of Duty: Mobile opens pre-registrations for Android and iOS
Mon, 23rd Sep 2019
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Call of Duty will soon be available free to play on Android and iOS from October 1, taking the entire experience mobile.
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Amazon still safely ahead of chasing pack in cloud infrastructure market
Tue, 7th May 2019
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Despite Microsoft, Google, Alibaba and Tencent all substantially outpacing the overall market, Amazon is still clearly in front.
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True IDC & Tencent launch AI-enabled cloud platform in Thailand
Wed, 17th Apr 2019
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Tencent Thailand & True IDC forge AI cloud platform, bolstering Thailand's digital edge.
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Cloud providers increasingly jumping into gaming market
Tue, 19th Mar 2019
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Aa number of major cloud service providers are uniquely placed to capitalise on the lucrative cloud gaming market.
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Hyperscalers hurling colossal capital at data centres
Thu, 22nd Nov 2018
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The old proverb ‘you have to spend money to make money’ could never be truer than in the hyperscale data centre industry.
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AWS tops all four global markets, APAC a unique case
Wed, 21st Nov 2018
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AWS still dominates as global cloud leader, claims new Synergy report.
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Tencent Games rolls out time limits & ID checks for Chinese minors
Wed, 7th Nov 2018
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Is it a case of ‘big brother’, or a way of responsibly curbing the amount of time kids spend in front of their computer screens?.
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Big data investment for China smart city brings in nearly $90b​
Wed, 29th Aug 2018
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Tech giants like Alibaba, Tencent, and Qualcomm all chipped in at the recent Smart China Expo to accelerate big data innovations.