School of Information Systems

Getting (Pay)Pally With Big Data

Paypal is undoubtedly the pioneer in online payments. With 600 transactions per second, its key success factor is obvious: DATA – an astonishing magnitude of it.

5 Questions for Data Scientist Dr Payas Gupta

SMU PhD in Information Systems alumnus, Dr Payas Gupta, talks about his award-winning research work on telephone honeypot (Phoneypot) and how his journey to becoming a research scientist at Pindrop.
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The Internet of Things, Ethically Speaking

Is “smart” really better? SMU Professor Tan Hwee Pink cautions that while we enjoy the benefits of the Internet of things, the threats and issues are also things the should not be overlooked.
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Young Entrepreneur Empowers Children Regionally with Tech Literacy

TechSociety Jackson With Mentor
With children getting a very early start on technology, comes the scary possibility of raising a generation of mere tech consumers. Identifying this issue, SMU School of Information Systems undergraduate, Jackson Kwa, has launched his start-up, TechSociety, to tackle this growing problem by empowering children with critical tech survival skills and transforming them from consumers to creators and innovators.

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