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    Dog-like robots' latest ability? Walking across 6cm-wide beams (VIDEO)

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    Back to work? Not without a check-in app, immunity passport

  • 'Horizon Zero Dawn' opens to PC players from Aug 7 (VIDEO)

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    'Horizon Zero Dawn' opens to PC players from Aug 7 (VIDEO)

  • ‘My Friend Pedro’ goes to ‘John Wick’ man for TV show (VIDEO)

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    ‘My Friend Pedro’ goes to ‘John Wick’ man for TV show (VIDEO)

  • Apple Card owners can now make payments on their computer, too

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    Apple Card owners can now make payments on their computer, too

  • TikTok distances from Beijing in response to India app ban

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    TikTok distances from Beijing in response to India app ban

  • WhatsApp introduces five new features including animated stickers and QR codes

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    WhatsApp introduces five new features including animated stickers and QR codes

  • Facebook, YouTube, Twitter to face same EU rules on hateful content as broadcasters

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    Facebook, YouTube, Twitter to face same EU rules on hateful content as broadcasters

  • Facebook to advise use of masks amid latest virus spike

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    Facebook to advise use of masks amid latest virus spike

  • Millions switch to ‘local TikToks’ after India bans Chinese apps

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    Millions switch to ‘local TikToks’ after India bans Chinese apps

  • Facebook’s Zuckerberg to meet activists, won’t act on boycott

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    Facebook’s Zuckerberg to meet activists, won’t act on boycott

  • Eight major Canadian banks join Facebook ad boycott

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    Eight major Canadian banks join Facebook ad boycott

  • Bryant honoured with 2K21 ‘Mamba Forever’ game edition

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    Bryant honoured with 2K21 ‘Mamba Forever’ game edition

  • Telcos extend free daily 1GB Internet data to 24 hours

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    Telcos extend free daily 1GB Internet data to 24 hours

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  • Dark mode for Facebook mobile is officially around the corner

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    Dark mode for Facebook mobile is officially around the corner

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    Google removes misleading ads in voting-related searches

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    Acer's Enduro, the super rugged laptop

  • Microsoft to permanently close retail stores

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    Microsoft to permanently close retail stores

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  • Xbox to unveil alternative Series S console in August, suggests report

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    Xbox to unveil alternative Series S console in August, suggests report

    SAN FRANCISCO, July 1 — Microsoft's video game division appears ready to reveal its oft-rumoured, less expensive version edition of the Xbox Series X after a relatively muted...

  • India’s Chinese app ban seen jolting US$1b expansion of ByteDance

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    India’s Chinese app ban seen jolting US$1b expansion of ByteDance

    NEW DELHI, June 30 — An Indian ban on dozens of Chinese apps following a border clash between the two nations has possibly derailed a US$1 billion (RM4.3 billion) India...

  • Apple’s newest macOS finally brings support for 4K Netflix streaming

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    Apple’s newest macOS finally brings support for 4K Netflix streaming

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  • Why are companies such as Coca-Cola, Starbucks and Unilever boycotting Facebook?

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    Why are companies such as Coca-Cola, Starbucks and Unilever boycotting Facebook?

    KUALA LUMPUR, June 30 — Brands worldwide spend a huge chunk of their digital marketing budget on platforms such as Facebook and Google. Following the recent protests in the US,...

  • ‘Final Fantasy’ co Square Enix spreading announcements over July and August

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    ‘Final Fantasy’ co Square Enix spreading announcements over July and August

    TOKYO, June 30 — Instead of hosting a showcase event in lieu of the cancelled E3 2020, video game publisher Square Enix will make a sequence of focused announcements over the...

  • Google removes misleading ads in voting-related searches

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    Google removes misleading ads in voting-related searches

    SAN FRANCISCO, June 30 — Alphabet Inc's Google said yesterday that it had removed search ads that charged users searching for voting information large fees for voter...

  • Dark mode for Facebook mobile is officially around the corner

    1 week ago

    Dark mode for Facebook mobile is officially around the corner

    SAN FRANCISCO, June 29 — After launching dark mode for the desktop platform in May, Facebook has finally begun testing a dark theme for the mobile application as well. On...

  • This new retractable keyboard design could slim down Apple’s upcoming MacBook

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    This new retractable keyboard design could slim down Apple’s upcoming MacBook

    KUALA LUMPUR, June 29 — Apple is known for constantly designing thinner and lighter devices with each successive iteration. A recently published patent with the US Patent &...

  • Report: Upcoming iPhone 12 might be sold without a charger and EarPods

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    Report: Upcoming iPhone 12 might be sold without a charger and EarPods

    KUALA LUMPUR, June 29 — When it comes to chargers, Apple is often criticised for bundling a slow 5W power adapter for the iPhone. Despite fast-charging being supported since...

  • Xiaomi Malaysia to introduce two new budget phones with big screen and battery

    1 week ago

    Xiaomi Malaysia to introduce two new budget phones with big screen and battery

    KUALA LUMPUR, June 29 — If the Redmi 9 which starts from RM499 is out of your budget, Xiaomi Malaysia is announcing two more affordable smartphones that promises to...

  • Huawei controversy opens field for 5G challengers

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    Huawei controversy opens field for 5G challengers

    TOKYO, June 28 — With growing pressure to keep China’s Huawei out of 5G network development, it could be time for firms like Japan’s NEC and South Korea’s Samsung to...

  • Microsoft to permanently close its retail stores

    1 week ago

    Microsoft to permanently close its retail stores

    SAN FRANCISCO, June 27 ― Microsoft said yesterday it will close its stores around the world except for four locations that will be transformed into “experience centres,”...

  • Unilever to stop advertising on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram in US

    1 week ago

    Unilever to stop advertising on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram in US

    SAN FRANCISCO, June 27 ― Consumer giant Unilever, home to brands including Ben and Jerry's and Marmite, said yesterday it will stop advertising on Facebook, Twitter and...

  • Facebook to ban 'wider category of hateful content' in ads

    1 week ago

    Facebook to ban 'wider category of hateful content' in ads

    SAN FRANCISCO, June 27 ― Facebook said yesterday it would ban a “wider category of hateful conduct” in ads as the embattled social media giant moved to respond to widening...

  • Facebook seeks to offer more 'context' on virus posts

    1 week ago

    Facebook seeks to offer more 'context' on virus posts

    SAN FRANCISCO, June 26 — Facebook said yesterday it was looking to add notifications about the source of coronavirus-related posts and will warn users when they share stories...

  • ‘Cyberpunk 2077’ sets Night City Wire time: June 26, 4pm UTC

    1 week ago

    ‘Cyberpunk 2077’ sets Night City Wire time: June 26, 4pm UTC

    SAN FRANCISCO, June 25 — The Witcher 3 developer CD Projekt RED unveils a new slice of its next big project, November’s very highly anticipated Cyberpunk 2077, through the...

  • Google tightens privacy settings for new users

    1 week ago

    Google tightens privacy settings for new users

    SAN FRANCISCO, June 25 — Google has begun auto-deleting new users’ search data and location history on a rolling 18-month basis, CEO Sundar Pichai announced, as the tech giant...

  • Reels: Instagram looks to TikTok for inspiration

    1 week ago

    Reels: Instagram looks to TikTok for inspiration

    SAN FRANCISCO, June 25 — Instagram is testing a new feature, Reels, which allows users to easily create and quickly edit short music and comedy videos. The new functionality has...

  • Google Docs can now make make grammar corrections in Spanish

    1 week ago

    Google Docs can now make make grammar corrections in Spanish

    SAN FRANCISCO, June 25 — Google has announced that Docs has gained the ability to offer users grammar corrections on their Spanish text. While for over a year Google has been...