Showing 1-10 of 15,017 results

  • TECH

    Musk considers making all X users pay

    AFP, Published on 19/09/2023

    » PARIS - Elon Musk has sparked outrage among fans of his social media platform X by suggesting he might introduce a monthly fee for all users, in what would be the biggest shake-up since he took over the site then known as Twitter last October.

  • TECH

    Apple to update iPhone 12 software to settle radiation row

    Reuters, Published on 15/09/2023

    » PARIS - Apple said on Friday it would issue a software update for iPhone 12 users in France to potentially end a row with French regulators that ordered the suspension of the smartphone's sale due to breaches of radiation exposure limits.

  • TECH

    The iPhone 15 is designed to make a difference

    Guru, Nianne-Lynn Hendricks, Published on 13/09/2023

    » Apple held its annual iPhone launch event on Sept 12 at Apple Park, the company’s headquarters in Cupertino, California.

  • TECH

    Virtual adventures

    Life, Komsan John Jandamit, Published on 13/09/2023

    » The PICO 4 is a stand-alone virtual reality headset that is not exorbitantly expensive. Currently, it has plenty of apps to choose from and lasts long enough before needing to be plugged back in for more juice.

  • TECH

    Fact checkers get it wrong

    Life, James Hein, Published on 13/09/2023

    » First off, I have some follow-up news on an earlier story. The Australian fact checking group I mentioned being paid by Meta has been suspended for providing a series of "false" fact checks that turned out to be actually true. As I pointed out, many of the so-called fact checkers don't have any experience in the field they are apparently providing the check for. This will be particularly true in any politically charged area.

  • TECH

    Malaysia mulls rules for Google, Meta to pay news outlets for content

    Reuters, Published on 05/09/2023

    » KUALA LUMPUR - Malaysia said on Tuesday it is considering regulations that will make internet giants Alphabet Inc's Google and Facebook parent Meta Platforms compensate news outlets for content sourced from them.

  • TECH

    Hong Kong's top court backs same-sex civil unions

    Published on 05/09/2023

    » HONG KONG: Hong Kong’s top court ruled on Tuesday in favour of same-sex partnerships including civil unions but stopped short of granting full marriage rights in a partial win for the territory’s LGBTQ community.

  • TECH

    Why iMate 60 Pro is causing a sensation

    Business, Published on 05/09/2023

    » SHENZHEN/SAN FRANCISCO: The surprise launch of the latest high-end smartphone from Chinese tech giant Huawei Technologies has triggered an international guessing game over what is inside it.

  • TECH

    China's Baidu rolls out ChatGPT rival to public

    AFP, Published on 31/08/2023

    » BEIJING - China's Baidu rolled out its ChatGPT rival ERNIE Bot to the public on Thursday, in a major leap for the country's tech sector as it aims to cash in on the artificial intelligence gold rush.

  • TECH

    Who checks the fact checkers?

    Life, James Hein, Published on 30/08/2023

    » The information landscape has changed a great deal over the past five years. Back in the 1990s, information exchange was mostly between academics and IT people. The majority of the information was accurate and typically scientific or technical in nature. The communication was polite and debates were just that, debates. It was an inclusive community, though in some cases you were required to stick to the topic at hand. Then came the social media platforms.

Your recent history

  • Recently searched

    • Recently viewed links

      Did you find what you were looking for? Have you got some comments for us?