August 5, 2020

Professional's Opinion

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Great expectations: Why hopes for an earnings recovery look too high

Most companies have been beating analysts’ expectations. But that’s because those expectations were set extremely low. As the scale of the Covid crisis became clear, analysts slashed their profit expectations with unprecedented vigour. In some weeks, the ratio of profit downgrades to upgrades exceeded that of the 2008 financial crisis. So far, most disappointments have come from energy, consumer discretionary and financials.

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Zero Trust Model: A holistic approach to cybersecurity

Zero trust is a holistic approach to security that addresses threats and changes in how businesses work. It’s a model and a philosophy for organizations on how to think about and how to do security. The model guides you to treat all devices as if they were internet-facing and, instead of having one single perimeter, you must create many micro perimeters (or microsegments), applying checks and controls around everything and between everything.


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Infor supports hoteliers with new contactless apps for hospitality

With Infor HMS, hoteliers have the ability to reduce social contact for staff. Managing new sanitation protocols is easily done with Infor’s mobile housekeeping app, and staff can work on their own devices without the need for contact with others. They can also maintain social distance during the check-in/check-out process as guests are empowered to use Infor Guest Self-Service solutions


HP’s ‘Classroom of the Future’ expands its blended learning offerings

The ‘Classroom of the Future’ solution offers smart, education-focused hardware coupled with cutting-edge software to support new teaching methodologies and empower all the key stakeholders in the classroom. These are bundled through HP’s specially designed Education Edition products, such as the HP ProBook x360 notebook which is lightweight but rugged with long battery life.

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Startupbootcamp establishes its regional headquarters at DIFC

DIFC and Startupbootcamp Dubai facilitate an annual intensive three-month growth programme to support the business growth of start-ups and prepare them for operations and future scaling.


Dubai Production City’s Immensa plans global expansion

Expansion comes after HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, unveiled the 3D Printing Strategic Alliance to further accelerate Dubai’s transition into a leading 3D printing hub.

product review


LG steps away from the specs arms race — but is it one step too far? By Adil Mohamed@ The Bug slayers   I’ve used most of LG’s flagship phones over the past few years. Enjoyed using them, even. But heck if I could pick them out of a lineup. LG has pursued an aggressively bland design language […]

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Sony Xperia 10 II review

The Sony Xperia 10 II (pronounced Sony Xperia 10 Mark 2) offers a movie-friendly widescreen OLED display for just £319 / $399. That marks it out as something quite unique.