Tech/Gadgets

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    This connected device tells you how clean your fruit and veggies are (VIDEO)

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    Getting connected: Smart speakers offer entertainment, answers and hands-free control

  • What Qualcomm’s new chip will bring to next year’s high-end smartphones

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    What Qualcomm’s new chip will bring to next year’s high-end smartphones

  • Stanford engineers build bird bots that can perch and grab objects

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    Stanford engineers build bird bots that can perch and grab objects

  • New Twitch tool helps battle ban evaders

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    New Twitch tool helps battle ban evaders

  • Social networks are embracing live shopping

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    Social networks are embracing live shopping

  • The 10 most popular GIFs in 2021 (VIDEO)

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    The 10 most popular GIFs in 2021 (VIDEO)

  • Qualcomm leans into cameras, gaming with new flagship smartphone chip

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    Qualcomm leans into cameras, gaming with new flagship smartphone chip

  • Twitter bans sharing of photos without consent

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    Twitter bans sharing of photos without consent

  • Spotify is latest to take inspiration from TikTok (VIDEO)

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    Spotify is latest to take inspiration from TikTok (VIDEO)

  • Reddit looks to ramp up video content

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    Reddit looks to ramp up video content

  • TikTok to donate US$7m to charities around the world

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    TikTok to donate US$7m to charities around the world

  • Why are wired headphones the hot new accessory for Gen Z?

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    Why are wired headphones the hot new accessory for Gen Z?

  • You can fight misinformation on Twitter without using your username

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    You can fight misinformation on Twitter without using your username

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  • TikTok could count over 1.5 billion users in 2022

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    TikTok could count over 1.5 billion users in 2022

  • Roblox uses popular game platform to back new kids’ projects

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    Roblox uses popular game platform to back new kids’ projects

  • Why do young Gen Zers prefer TikTok to Instagram?

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    Why do young Gen Zers prefer TikTok to Instagram?

  • Reddit looks to ramp up video content

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    Reddit looks to ramp up video content

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  • How many hashtags should you use to get the most 'Likes' on Instagram? (VIDEO)

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    How many hashtags should you use to get the most 'Likes' on Instagram? (VIDEO)

    SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 24 ― Hashtags are a key feature of Instagram posts. In fact, they have become an essential means of ensuring more 'Likes' on social media ― so long as you...

  • Why are Facebook Messenger and Instagram delaying the arrival of encrypted messages?

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    Why are Facebook Messenger and Instagram delaying the arrival of encrypted messages?

    SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 24 ― Initially planned to be rolled out in 2022, end-to-end encryption of messages between users will not be in effect until 2023. This delay is being put...

  • Why do young Gen Zers prefer TikTok to Instagram?

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    Why do young Gen Zers prefer TikTok to Instagram?

    SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 23 — Has TikTok won the battle against Instagram? So suggests new research focusing specifically on the younger members of Generation Z. Coveted by all the...

  • To be mad at or mad about the iPad mini

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    To be mad at or mad about the iPad mini

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 22 — Another year, another iPad mini. I remember when I bought the first iteration I liked the size but the low-ish resolution and comparative sluggishness...

  • Robot waiters take Iraq’s Mosulites back to the future

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    Robot waiters take Iraq’s Mosulites back to the future

    MOSUL, Nov 22 — From the rubble of Iraq’s war-ravaged city of Mosul arises the sight of androids gliding back and forth in a restaurant to serve their amused clientele....

  • Robots, big data as Gulf nations bet on artificial intelligence

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    Robots, big data as Gulf nations bet on artificial intelligence

    DUBAI, Nov 21 — Robots puttering around Dubai’s hi-tech Expo site could be a sign of things to come for the Gulf, where new cities are being built from scratch with artificial...

  • You can now buy the AirPods 3 in Malaysia, and get it shipped in just one business day

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    You can now buy the AirPods 3 in Malaysia, and get it shipped in just one business day

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 19 ― The new AirPods 3 is now available on Apple Malaysia’s site for purchase. And unlike some other Apple products like the iPhone 13 Pro and the Apple...

  • Apple to start letting people fix their own iPhones

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    Apple to start letting people fix their own iPhones

    SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 19 ― Apple on Wednesday said it will begin allowing people to fix gadgets they buy from the Silicon Valley giant in a concession seen as a victory for...

  • TikTok could count over 1.5 billion users in 2022

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    TikTok could count over 1.5 billion users in 2022

    SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 18 ― Is TikTok on the verge of dethroning Facebook and Instagram? The phenomenal ascent of the Chinese social network continues. According to a study, TikTok...

  • Instagram: Why you might be asked to prove your identity next time you log in

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    Instagram: Why you might be asked to prove your identity next time you log in

    SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 18 ― Is this a first step in the fight back against anonymity on social networks? Some Instagram users have reported being asked to prove their identity in...

  • Roblox uses popular game platform to back new kids’ projects

    2 weeks ago

    Roblox uses popular game platform to back new kids’ projects

    SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 17 — Video gaming platform Roblox is using its massive popularity amongst younger players to support projects that weave educational video games into school...

  • How 5G could one day help automatically charge wearables like smartwatches

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    How 5G could one day help automatically charge wearables like smartwatches

    TOKYO, Nov 16 — In Japan, a trial programme will soon get underway to test the wireless charging of wearables via the 5G network. The idea is that a very slight electrical...

  • TikTok has added Disney voices for text to speech

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    TikTok has added Disney voices for text to speech

    SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 16 — Prepare yourself to hear the voice of Chewbacca or Stitch on TikTok. For the anniversary of its Disney + streaming platform, Disney is giving users of...

  • These smart speakers detect your presence through ultrasound

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    These smart speakers detect your presence through ultrasound

    NEW YORK, Nov 16 — The fourth generation of Echo and Echo Dot speakers integrate new motion detection technology that relies on ultrasound. This new feature opens up new...

  • Fortnite inaccessible in China as developer pulls the plug

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    Fortnite inaccessible in China as developer pulls the plug

    BEIJING, Nov 15 — Players in China said Monday they could no longer access popular survival game Fortnite as its developer Epic Games pulled the plug on a Chinese version amid a...

  • News is coming to your smartphone lock screen

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    News is coming to your smartphone lock screen

    SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 13 ― What if the secret to getting a smartphone owner to read a news story was to display it on the lock screen? This is the approach that Indian app Glance...

  • Instagram wants you ‘take a break’ with their new opt-in feature

    3 weeks ago

    Instagram wants you ‘take a break’ with their new opt-in feature

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 12 ― Instagram is testing a new feature called “Take a Break” and it does exactly what you think it does. It’s an opt-in feature that will give you...

  • Acer’s latest green laptop now available for order

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    Acer’s latest green laptop now available for order

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 11 — Acer’s recently announced eco-friendly laptop, the Acer Aspire Vero (AV15-51) is now available for order. Why is it a greener option? Thirty per cent of...

  • YouTube hides ‘dislike’ counts to discourage attacks

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    YouTube hides ‘dislike’ counts to discourage attacks

    LOS ANGELES, Nov 11 — YouTube announced yesterday the tally of “dislike” clicks on videos will no longer be visible to the public to protect creators from harassment and...