Tech/Gadgets

  • Xupermask is the futuristic anti-Covid mask from will.i.am

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    Xupermask is the futuristic anti-Covid mask from will.i.am

  • The ulti-mutt pet? Chinese tech company develops robo-dogs

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    The ulti-mutt pet? Chinese tech company develops robo-dogs

  • ‘Fantasian’ is a gem among new, exciting Apple Arcade offerings (VIDEO)

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    ‘Fantasian’ is a gem among new, exciting Apple Arcade offerings (VIDEO)

  • UAE gamers want in on multi-billion-dollar industry

    3 days ago

    UAE gamers want in on multi-billion-dollar industry

  • How Google wants to simplify the archiving of your administrative documents

    3 days ago

    How Google wants to simplify the archiving of your administrative documents

  • Hashtag of the week: #ConsentMatters, TikTok wants to help victims of sexual assault

    3 days ago

    Hashtag of the week: #ConsentMatters, TikTok wants to help victims of sexual assault

  • TikTok adds automatic subtitles to videos

    3 days ago

    TikTok adds automatic subtitles to videos

  • Facebook weathers social media turmoil, TikTok rises, US survey shows

    3 days ago

    Facebook weathers social media turmoil, TikTok rises, US survey shows

  • Twitch to boot users for transgressions elsewhere

    3 days ago

    Twitch to boot users for transgressions elsewhere

  • Major E3 video game show goes virtual — and free

    4 days ago

    Major E3 video game show goes virtual — and free

  • Facebook says hackers ‘scraped’ data of 533 million users in 2019 leak

    4 days ago

    Facebook says hackers ‘scraped’ data of 533 million users in 2019 leak

  • Alleged Facebook security breach exposes personal info of over 11 million Malaysian accounts

    6 days ago

    Alleged Facebook security breach exposes personal info of over 11 million Malaysian accounts

  • UAE gamers want in on multi-billion-dollar industry

    1 week ago

    UAE gamers want in on multi-billion-dollar industry

  • Hashtag of the month: #ArabTikTok celebrates Arab culture in the United States

    1 week ago

    Hashtag of the month: #ArabTikTok celebrates Arab culture in the United States

Our Picks in Tech/Gadgets

  • TikTok to roll out playlists soon

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    TikTok to roll out playlists soon

  • Least user-privacy-friendly apps

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    Least user-privacy-friendly apps

  • Facebook aims for more user control

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    Facebook aims for more user control

  • iOS 14.5 fixes battery calibration bug

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    iOS 14.5 fixes battery calibration bug

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  • iOS 14.5: Apple’s latest beta update fixes battery calibration bug on iPhone 11 series

    1 week ago

    iOS 14.5: Apple’s latest beta update fixes battery calibration bug on iPhone 11 series

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 2 ― The beta release for iOS 14.5 is now available to developers, with two major updates included. These include some changes to Siri, and an update to...

  • Russian law requires smart devices to come pre-installed with domestic software

    1 week ago

    Russian law requires smart devices to come pre-installed with domestic software

    MOSCOW, April 1 — Smartphones, computers and other smart devices purchased in Russia must come pre-installed with Russian software after legislation came into force today, in a...

  • Facebook revamps feed, aims for more user control

    1 week ago

    Facebook revamps feed, aims for more user control

    SAN FRANCISCO, April 1 ­— Facebook said yesterday it was revamping its main user feeds to give people more control over what they see on the leading social network, with less...

  • YouTube wants to do away with 'dislikes'

    1 week ago

    YouTube wants to do away with 'dislikes'

    SAN FRANCISCO, April 1 — Thumbs down to the thumb down. The video platform would like to make the number of “dislikes” that a video receives disappear from view. YouTube...

  • Apple's developer conference goes online again, student challenge returns

    1 week ago

    Apple's developer conference goes online again, student challenge returns

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 1 — Last year, Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) was held online and it is the case again this year due to the global Covid-19 pandemic. ...

  • Which apps are the least friendly when it comes to respecting user privacy?

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    Which apps are the least friendly when it comes to respecting user privacy?

    SAN FRANCISCO, April 1 — Instagram is currently the mobile application collecting the most personal data from its users. The social network has been found to share as much as 79...

  • Apple Maps will now display Covid-19 airport SOPs on your iPhone, iPad, and Mac

    1 week ago

    Apple Maps will now display Covid-19 airport SOPs on your iPhone, iPad, and Mac

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 31 ― When borders eventually fully reopen all over the world, travelling will be a wholly different affair. Social distancing measures, face masks — these...

  • TikTok will soon let uses create playlists

    1 week ago

    TikTok will soon let uses create playlists

    SAN FRANCISCO, March 31 ― Here's a new TikTok function that could prove highly useful. The social network is reportedly poised to roll out an option for creating playlists,...

  • Google Maps to start directing drivers to 'eco-friendly' routes

    1 week ago

    Google Maps to start directing drivers to 'eco-friendly' routes

    SAN FRANCISCO, March 31 ― Google's Maps app will start directing drivers along routes estimated to generate the lowest carbon emissions based on traffic, slopes and other...

  • Spotify delves into live audio with purchase of Clubhouse rival

    1 week ago

    Spotify delves into live audio with purchase of Clubhouse rival

    NEW YORK, March 31 ― Spotify announced yesterday it had acquired “live audio” specialist Betty Labs to serve as a development vehicle in the booming sector. Following in the...

  • Soon, Apple’s Independent Repair Provider Programme will be available to Malaysian repair shops

    1 week ago

    Soon, Apple’s Independent Repair Provider Programme will be available to Malaysian repair shops

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 30 ― Back in 2019, Apple launched the Independent Repair Provider Programme to give small businesses in the US access to genuine parts, training, and...

  • Facebook, Google unveil Asia-Pacific data cable plans

    1 week ago

    Facebook, Google unveil Asia-Pacific data cable plans

    SAN FRANCISCO, March 30 ― Google and Facebook have unveiled plans for two new undersea data cables linking North America and the Asia-Pacific region, weeks after halting one...

  • Soon, Google Assistant can commit anything and everything to Memory

    1 week ago

    Soon, Google Assistant can commit anything and everything to Memory

    SAN FRANCISCO, March 30 ― Google Assistant is reportedly getting ready to launch a major new feature called Memory. The new function appears to be a clever mix of reminders,...

  • Apple pushes iOS 14.4.2 to fix security flaw that could be exploited by malicious websites

    1 week ago

    Apple pushes iOS 14.4.2 to fix security flaw that could be exploited by malicious websites

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 29 — After pushing iOS 14.4.1 update several weeks back to address a web browser security issue, Apple has just pushed a new iOS 14.4.2 update to...

  • Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G: New update brings over Galaxy S21’s camera features

    2 weeks ago

    Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G: New update brings over Galaxy S21’s camera features

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 28 — The Samsung Galaxy S20 FE is one of the most value-for-money phones you can get from the South Korean company right now, and of course, it’s also...

  • Xiaomi to launch Mi Smart Band 6 tomorrow

    2 weeks ago

    Xiaomi to launch Mi Smart Band 6 tomorrow

    KUALA LUMPUR, March 28 — Tomorrow is going to be a big day for Xiaomi. Apart from launching its new smartphones, the Chinese smartphone maker is also introducing its latest...

  • One in four web users too lax regarding access to their microphone or webcam

    2 weeks ago

    One in four web users too lax regarding access to their microphone or webcam

    SAN FRANCISCO, March 28 — Almost one in four internet users worldwide routinely allow applications and online services to access their microphone or webcam. However, this can be...

  • This backpack could help the visually impaired walk alone in the street (VIDEO)

    2 weeks ago

    This backpack could help the visually impaired walk alone in the street (VIDEO)

    SAN FRANCISCO, March 28 — A team of researchers at Intel has developed a concept that allows a visually impaired person to move around the street alone, without the assistance...

  • Instagram testing 'save draft' feature for stories

    2 weeks ago

    Instagram testing 'save draft' feature for stories

    SAN FRANCISCO, March 27 — Instagrammers are going to be delighted. The social network has just announced the possibility to postpone the publication of one’s story by saving...