Miscellany

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    Samsung heir charged with fraud

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 07:48pm on September 02, 2020

    South Korean prosecutors indicted the heir to the Samsung empire Tuesday over a controversial merger of two business units seen as a key step towards...

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    Musk shows off progress merging brains and machines

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 07:07pm on August 29, 2020

    Futurist entrepreneur Elon Musk late Friday demonstrated progress made by his Neuralink startup in meshing brains with computers, saying the work is essential to the...

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    Facebook removes accounts of 17-year-old held over US shootings

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 10:06am on August 27, 2020

    Facebook on Wednesday removed accounts of a teenager accused of a deadly shooting spree during protests in the United States city of Kenosha, along with...

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    Microsoft declares to close worldwide physical stores permanently

    United News of Bangladesh / Associated Press . New York | Updated at 11:13am on June 27, 2020

    Microsoft announced on Friday that it is permanently closing nearly all of its physical stores around the world...

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    Zuckerberg not to mess up with Trump

    Agence France-Presse. San Francisco | Updated at 06:48pm on June 03, 2020

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has defended his decision not to interfere with the posts by US president Donald Trump, US media reported, after the social...

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    Google makes video meeting service free to all

    Agence France-Presse. San Francisco, United States | Updated at 07:32pm on April 29, 2020

    Google on Wednesday made its business videoconferencing service free to all users, ramping up competition for Zoom as people flock online to stay connected during...

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    Alphabet sees higher revenue, profits amid coronaviruas pandemic

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 04:32pm on April 29, 2020

    Google parent Alphabet on Tuesday outshined dim earnings expectations, showing higher revenue and profits despite a coronavirus-induced slowdown in its core digital advertising operations in...

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    Twitter deletes Egypt, Saudi accounts over 'pro-govt direction'

    Agence France-Presse. San Francisco, United States | Updated at 09:21pm on April 03, 2020

    Twitter said Thursday it has removed thousands of accounts in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Honduras, Indonesia and Serbia that allegedly took direction from governments or pushed...

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    Google glitch sends videos to strangers

    Agence France-Presse San Francisco | Updated at 11:46am on February 05, 2020

    Google on Tuesday said that a software glitch resulted in smartphone videos being given to the wrong people. Google was notifying those who may have...

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    Hyundai announces to produce commercial flying cars for Uber

    Agence France-Presse Las Vegas | Updated at 02:22pm on January 07, 2020

    Hyundai announced on Monday that it would mass produce flying cars for Uber’s aerial rideshare network set to deploy in 2023...

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