Kate Hoy

Kate Hoy is Editor of IDG Connect


Business Management

This month in tech history: November - Toy Story

The first movie in Pixar’s Toy Story series was released 20 years ago, on 22 November 1995.


Mobile Communications

Room service via emoji? Check.

A New York hotel has introduced the option to order room service using emojis


Human Resources

Tech careers: Expert advice

Our new paper presents highlights of our C-Suite Career Advice series.


Business Management

Expert Comment: The Dell-EMC deal

Experts comment on what the Dell-EMC deal means for the IT industry


Handheld Technology

This month in tech history: October - First iPod released

The first line of iPods was released on 23 October 2001, almost 18 months before the iTunes Music Store was launched.



Colonial Williamsburg: A historic, immersive, digital world

We catch up with Colonial Williamsburg spokesperson Joseph Straw to find out how they’re bringing Colonial Virginia to life for the digital generation.


IT Services

This month in tech history: September - First computer "bug" found (literally)

In September 1947 Grace Murray Hopper recorded the first computer bug in her log book as she worked on the Harvard Mark II.


Data Privacy and Security

Ashley Madison data breach: Security industry responds

Tech professionals from across the UK give us their take on the Ashley Madison data leak.


Networking & Communications

This month in tech history: August - Communication firsts

August saw the first transatlantic telegraph cable completed (1858), the first commercial telegram sent around the world (1911), and the first e-mail from space...



This month in tech history: July - Intel founded

The Intel Corporation was officially founded on 18 July, 1968, by semiconductor pioneers Robert Noyce and Gordon Moore.


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