Big Tech + Big Brother: Privatized social credit score systems coming to US sooner...

Donald Trump Jr. is sounding the alarm, warning that if we do not stop Big Tech from shadow banning conservatives we'll end up in the same boat as China and it'll be our own...

Apple Watch detects irregular heart beat in large U.S. study

Manas Mishra (Reuters) - The Apple Watch was able to detect irregular heart pulse rates that could signal the need for further monitoring for a serious heart rhythm problem, according to data from a large...

Huawei pleads not guilty in US court in Iran sanctions case

The Chinese electronics giant Huawei pleaded not guilty on Thursday to charges accusing it of plotting to violate Iran trade sanctions, a case that has complicated the China-U.S. trade dispute and cast a harsh...

Facebook considers paying back advertisers as system outages persist around globe

Blomberg NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook is undergoing one of its most widespread and persistent system outages, with users across the globe unable to access its social network and services from Instagram to Messenger for...

Facebook and Instagram Outages Are Impacting Users Worldwide

By Brandon Kochkodin / Bloomberg (Bloomberg) — It’s not just your Facebook page that’s down. Users of Facebook Inc. and two of its popular side shoots, Instagram and Messenger, are experiencing technical difficulties today. Reports on...

Russia shows off upgraded world’s most powerful rocket engine meant for Soyuz-5

Russia Today A Russian rocket engine producer has offered a sneak peek of its latest creation, the RD-171MV, which is slated to be part of Russia’s next workhorse launch vehicle and, later, a super heavy-lift...

At 30, World Wide Web ‘not the web we wanted,’ inventor says

AP World Wide Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee delivers a speech during an event marking 30 years of World Wide Web, on March 12, 2019 at the CERN in Meyrin near Geneva, Switzerland.   |...

VW reports €12 billion profit and plans 22 million electric cars in 10 years

Germany's Volkswagen announced a €12.15 billion profit for 2018, beating analysts' forecasts. The automaker also said that electric cars would play a major role in the future, as it continues to deal with 'Dieselgate'. Volkswagen...

Apple says ‘it’s show time’ March 25, TV service announcement expected

Stephen Nellis (Reuters) - Apple Inc on Monday invited media to a March 25 event at the Steve Jobs Theater on its campus in Cupertino, California, where it is expected to launch a television and...

More global carriers ground Boeing’s newest 737 after another deadly crash

Russia Today The second deadly crash of a Boeing 737 MAX 8 since October has forced a number of global airlines to ground the latest version of one of the world’s most popular passenger jets. The...

Access to information law: A weapon to fight corruption in Lebanon

The law was officially passed on January 19, 2017, yet only a few people recognize the amount of rights it provides. by By Maria Matar and Zeina Nasser -Source: Annahar BEIRUT: Democracy Reporting International in collaboration...

Zuckerberg outlines plan for ‘privacy-focused’ Facebook

Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg has said he believes secure, private messaging services will become more popular than open platforms. In a blog, Mr Zuckerberg outlined his vision to transform Facebook into a "privacy-focused platform." Facebook owns...

World’s Biggest Mass Child Sacrifice Discovered in Peru, With 140 Killed in ‘Heart Removal’...

By Hannah Osborne- Newsweek What is believed to be the biggest child sacrifice in history has been discovered in Peru, with skeletons of over 140 children unearthed at the archaeological site of Huanchaquito-Las...

Huawei sues US government over product ban

Huawei has filed a lawsuit against the US government over a ban that restricts federal agencies from using its products. It said the US failed to provide evidence to support the ban, and the firm...

China, India dominate list of world’s most polluted cities

By Jung Min-ho China and India have dominated a new list of the world's most polluted cities. According to the latest report from Greenpeace and AirVisual, which measured 3,000 cities, the two Asian countries account for...

Money laundering? Samsung keeps mum on allegations

By Nam Hyun-woo - The Korea Times Samsung Electronics has remained silent on a news report alleging that its unit in the Netherlands received $93 million from paper companies based in tax havens via a...

Huawei or highway: Chinese giant to sue US government over tech ban

Russia  Today The Huawei row between the US and China has apparently taken a new turn as the company has reportedly decided to sue the US government itself. While the case appears to be a...

South Korea leads in global 5G race

The Korea Times South Korea has the most advanced 5G network in the world after using the Winter Olympics to showcase its edge and is set to roll out commercial services later this month, a...

The fastest road car in the world revealed – and it’s electric

By Russell Hotten- BBC Business reporter, Geneva Motor Show It's the most powerful street-legal car ever to come out of Italy. And when your competitors include Ferrari and Lamborghini, that's some badge of honour. It may...

Huawei’s full-page WSJ advert: “Don’t believe everything you hear”

Huawei has reached out to Americans in an unusual, full-page advert in the Wall Street Journal, telling them: "Don't believe everything you hear." In an open letter, executive Catherine Chen invited US media to visit...