Technology


New app lets dog lovers swipe for pet match

IF the pooch melts your heart, swipe right. Animal lovers in Lithuania have created a mobile application inspired by the popular dating app Tinder to match up dogs in local shelters with new owners. Called ...

February 17, 2019, Sunday


Traveling classroom bridges digital divide in Benin

SCHOOL was out, but on an afternoon in rural Benin, 11-year-old Ambroise rushed to a tree-shaded parking lot, his day’s learning not yet done. Parked beneath the cola trees was a lorry trailer loaded ...

February 17, 2019, Sunday


Huangpu and China Mobile ink deal for 5G

China Mobile’s Shanghai branch yesterday signed a memorandum of collaboration with the Huangpu District government to push forward a pilot operation of the 5G mobile network in the city’s downtown are...

February 15, 2019, Friday


Taobao to buy stake in Bilibili

Alibaba Group said yesterday that its e-commerce retail platform Taobao bought 24 million shares of popular Chinese online video platform Bilibili, owning an 8 percent stake in Bilibili Inc....

February 15, 2019, Friday


Software pirates are hijacking Apple’s top apps

Software pirates have hijacked technology designed by Apple Inc to distribute hacked versions of Spotify, Angry Birds, Pokemon Go, Minecraft and other popular apps on iPhones....

February 15, 2019, Friday


US tabloid denies Bezos accusations of blackmail

A LAWYER for the National Enquirer has denied allegations by Jeff Bezos that the US tabloid had tried to extort and blackmail him, insisting that embarrassing photographs were obtained from a “reliable”...

February 12, 2019, Tuesday


A tweet too far: Bezos takes on scandal sheet over ‘blackmail’

First it was a heart-wrenching tweet that he and his wife were getting a divorce after 25 years....

February 11, 2019, Monday


Dublin’s data centers leading a new digital industrial revolution

A new industrial revolution is under way on the outskirts of Dublin. Fortunes are being made in clusters of anonymous warehouses, housing vast data centers. “Data is the new oil, definitely,” said Brian ...

January 27, 2019, Sunday


Sony robo-dog on patrol to monitor kids and elderly

SONY’S puppy-sized robot dog aibo, equipped with cameras, artificial intelligence and Internet capability, can now remotely check up on family members, children or even pets, the Japanese electronics ...

January 27, 2019, Sunday


Huawei’s 5G core chip is a world first

Huawei Technologies launched the world’s first 5G base station core chip yesterday, a key step for the telecommunications equipment maker to push 5G development....

January 25, 2019, Friday




 

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