智慧城市:1.5萬億美元的商機 – 信報財經新聞, StartUpBeat

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智慧城市:1.5萬億美元的商機

 

顧問公司Frost & Sullivan估計,智慧城市的全球巿場可達1.5萬億美元,媲美南韓、澳洲的GDP,香港不宜錯過這個商機。

 

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The primary purpose of university education – ejinsight

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The primary purpose of university education

 

Employment and education have been closely related for a long time. According to the Census and Statistics Department, for men, the median monthly salary of those who are less educated and those with a university degree stood at HK$12,000 and HK$33,000 respectively in 2017, marking a huge difference. As for the professionals, namely doctors, lawyers and accountants, it is well known that they reap far higher incomes.

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Ensuring privacy in a smart city – ejinsight

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Ensuring privacy in a smart city

 

What is the core value of a smart city? This topic recently aroused much interest.

 

I have just finished teaching the last lesson of a Master’s degree program in smart city at the University of Hong Kong. My students were divided into groups to present the uniqueness of the smart city they had studied, and what Hong Kong could learn from the guests.

 

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全球金融沙盒助香港與國際接軌 – 信報財經新聞, StartUpBeat

HKEJ_4Jun2019s

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全球金融沙盒助香港與國際接軌

 

創新科技不斷為傳統行業帶來挑戰,要保住香港國際金融中心的地位,金管局近一年的動作特別多,去年底開始發出虛擬銀行牌照,由於香港銀行產品廣泛而且法規周全,又可在網上開戶,虛擬銀行除可在本地和傳統銀行「搶客」,將有助吸納內地及全球的客戶。

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OPINION: Privacy is the core value of smart city – ComputerWorld Hong Kong

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OPINION: Privacy is the core value of smart city

 

What is the core value of a smart city? This topic recently aroused much interest.

 

The practice of major cities in developing smart city today seems quite similar. They use open data, smart lamp posts, sensors and closed circuit TV (CCTV) to detect road conditions for improving traffic, while at the same time collecting lots of sensitive information such as people’s face and car plate number. As machine learning can identify people’s faces in live video feeds, recorded video footage or still photos with great accuracy, the rapid advance of facial recognition has raised big ethical conundrums.

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手機變成你的銀行分行 – 信報財經新聞, StartUpBeat

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手機變成你的銀行分行

 

今時今日,智能手機已成為我們不可或缺的工具,而千禧之後出生的Z世代,更是自小已在Google、Facebook、WhatsApp及Spotify包圍下成長,手機是閒聊、遊戲、交友、聽音樂、看影片甚至找尋工作的重要夥伴,用於管理金錢也自然不過。

 

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教育改革增STEM人才 – 星島日報

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教育改革增STEM人才

 

我們在日常生活中,經常接觸嶄新科技。

 

我們會把手機拍下的相片上載到雲端儲存,利用Siri所搭載的人工智能自然語言處理技術,查看所需資訊,又會透過物聯網技術,追蹤網購位置。多認識科學知識,既幫助明白科技的原理,又有助了解這個日益倚重資訊科技的世界,所以「科普」教育十分重要。

 

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以單車通勤的挑戰 – 信報財經新聞, StartUpBeat

HKEJ_22May2019s

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以單車通勤的挑戰

 

挪威首都奧斯陸由今年開始,不准私家車駛入市中心1.3平方公里範圍,700個市內車位也取消掉,政府要把馬路變成行人路和單車徑,以減少碳排放。因為每行10公里,私家車、巴士、地鐵分別會排放1.87、0.19、0.13公升二氧化碳,騎單車則是零排放。

 

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