Kate Hoy

Kate Hoy is Editor of IDG Connect

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Software

This month in tech history: 31 March 1995 - Bob is born

In March 1995, Microsoft released “Bob”. He wasn’t well liked.

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IT & Systems Management

This month in tech history: February 1959 - Integrated circuit patented

In February 1959, Jack Kilby filed a patent application called "miniaturized electronic circuits" for his work on a multi-transistor device.

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Internet

Rant: Whatever happened to good customer service?

Technology should be helping not hindering customer service

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Huawei CEO: We'll be number one smartphone vendor in five years

With Samsung struggling in the wake of its Galaxy Note 7 disaster, could Huawei inch ahead in the race to be the number one smartphone brand?

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Finance

This month in tech history: January 2009 - Genesis and launch of Bitcoin

The pseudonymous Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto mines the first 50 bitcoins, now known as the Genesis Block.

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Human Resources

2016: Notable tech deaths

We look back at some of the tech pioneers that have passed away this year.

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Internet

2016 in numbers

A look back at some of the biggest tech stories of 2016… in numbers

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Wireless Technologies

Secret Santa: Festive gadgetry ideas

We check out some great ideas for your office Secret Santa this year

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Wireless Technologies

Review & Q&A: The first IoT enabled hearing aid

We try Oticon’s new connected hearing aids, and speak to product manager Bo Littau about the future of IoT and audiology.

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Mobile Communications

"No explosion": Richard Yu announces Huawei Mate 9

At a global launch even in Munich today, Huawei announced its latest flagship devices

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