Tech/Gadgets

  • Elon Musk’s Starlink satellite service to cover Malaysia in 2023 but should you place a USD 99 deposit today?

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    Elon Musk’s Starlink satellite service to cover Malaysia in 2023 but should you place a USD 99 deposit today?

  • TikTok to stage its first '#ForYou Summit' in Canada

    2 days ago

    TikTok to stage its first '#ForYou Summit' in Canada

  • You will soon be able to launch an audio Space from a tweet

    3 days ago

    You will soon be able to launch an audio Space from a tweet

  • Google making smartwatch in ‘ambient’ computing push

    3 days ago

    Google making smartwatch in ‘ambient’ computing push

  • Google's second try at computer glasses translate conversations in real time

    4 days ago

    Google's second try at computer glasses translate conversations in real time

  • Final refrain for iPod as Apple stops production

    5 days ago

    Final refrain for iPod as Apple stops production

  • Google Assistant will soon be able to change compromised passwords automatically

    5 days ago

    Google Assistant will soon be able to change compromised passwords automatically

  • Will you watch TV on Twitter?

    5 days ago

    Will you watch TV on Twitter?

  • Instagram is getting into the NFT game (VIDEO)

    6 days ago

    Instagram is getting into the NFT game (VIDEO)

  • This app could help you choose your next streaming binge

    6 days ago

    This app could help you choose your next streaming binge

  • 'Like family': Japan's virtual YouTubers make millions from fans

    6 days ago

    'Like family': Japan's virtual YouTubers make millions from fans

  • Is the iPad Air really enough for most people?

    1 week ago

    Is the iPad Air really enough for most people?

  • Microsoft is finally improving Game Bar for gamers using an Xbox Controller on PC

    1 week ago

    Microsoft is finally improving Game Bar for gamers using an Xbox Controller on PC

  • Firefox 100: The browser aims to be at the forefront of privacy concerns (VIDEO)

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    Firefox 100: The browser aims to be at the forefront of privacy concerns (VIDEO)

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  • US tech titans look to ditch passwords

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    US tech titans look to ditch passwords

  • 'Fortnite' free to play on iPhones

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    'Fortnite' free to play on iPhones

  • Instagram Reels increased to 90 sec

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    Instagram Reels increased to 90 sec

  • Google is killing off YouTube Go

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    Google is killing off YouTube Go

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  • US tech titans look to ditch passwords

    1 week ago

    US tech titans look to ditch passwords

    SAN FRANCISCO, May 6 — Apple, Google and Microsoft said Thursday they are looking to get rid of passwords and replace them with a more secure way to access accounts or devices....

  • Horror director Parkpoom Wongpoom brings the fright to shot-on-iPhone ‘Those That Follow’

    1 week ago

    Horror director Parkpoom Wongpoom brings the fright to shot-on-iPhone ‘Those That Follow’

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 6 — Another director joins the Shot on iPhone club — this time Thai filmmaker Parkpoom Wongpoom with his horror short Those That Follow. Horror fans...

  • Xbox makes ‘Fortnite’ game free to play on iPhones

    1 week ago

    Xbox makes ‘Fortnite’ game free to play on iPhones

    SAN FRANCISCO, May 6 — Microsoft’s video game unit Xbox on Thursday said it will tap into cloud computing to make Fortnite free to play on mobile devices powered by Apple or...

  • Google is killing off YouTube Go, the lightweight version that helped you save data

    1 week ago

    Google is killing off YouTube Go, the lightweight version that helped you save data

    KUALA LUMPUR, May 5 ― YouTube Go was first launched back in 2016, and some of us here in the office were actually quite a fan of it. It offered a lightweight alternative to the...

  • Is Reddit the internet's perfect platform for NFT talk?

    1 week ago

    Is Reddit the internet's perfect platform for NFT talk?

    SAN FRANCISCO, May 4 ― The NFT craze seems to be everywhere right now, leading to much discussion about these digital certificates on social media. And it's a theme that's...

  • Instagram increases the duration of Reels

    1 week ago

    Instagram increases the duration of Reels

    SAN FRANCISCO, May 3 ― Instagram is pulling out all the stops with Reels, putting its new short-form video format in the spotlight once more. This time, Instagram has decided to...

  • Sweden’s Embracer buys ‘Tomb Raider,’ ‘Deus Ex’ rights

    2 weeks ago

    Sweden’s Embracer buys ‘Tomb Raider,’ ‘Deus Ex’ rights

    STOCKHOLM, May 2 — Swedish video game publisher Embracer said today it had acquired three development studios responsible for hit games such as Tomb Raider and Deus...

  • You can now repair your iPhone yourself, with a helping hand from Apple

    2 weeks ago

    You can now repair your iPhone yourself, with a helping hand from Apple

    SAN FRANCISCO, April 30 ― Announced last fall, Apple's self-repair programme, including access to tools and spare parts, has now launched in the US for owners of the iPhone 12...

  • Reels now accounts for over 20pc of users' time on Instagram

    2 weeks ago

    Reels now accounts for over 20pc of users' time on Instagram

    SAN FRANCISCO, April 30 ― Can Instagram dethrone TikTok? The Meta group has already launched Reels, its own version of short-form videos, to try to compete with the Chinese...

  • YouTube brings ads to its TikTok rival, Shorts

    2 weeks ago

    YouTube brings ads to its TikTok rival, Shorts

    SAN FRANCISCO, April 29 ― All means are good when it comes to competing with TikTok. After launching its new Shorts format, YouTube is stepping up the monetisation of its...

  • Twitter takeover gives the Mastodon social network a boost

    2 weeks ago

    Twitter takeover gives the Mastodon social network a boost

    NEW YORK, April 28 — Released in 2016, and yet still relatively little known, the Mastodon decentralised social network is experiencing a resurgence of interest that is...

  • Google releases Android 13 public beta, but it’s only for Pixel devices

    2 weeks ago

    Google releases Android 13 public beta, but it’s only for Pixel devices

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 28 ― Back in February, Google revealed the first sneak peek at Android 13 when they announced the Android 13 developer preview. Now, it’s no longer just a...

  • Progressive Twitter accounts lose followers, conservatives gain

    2 weeks ago

    Progressive Twitter accounts lose followers, conservatives gain

    SAN FRANCISCO, April 28 ― Key figures on the American left, Barack Obama among them, have shed thousands of followers since Elon Musk's planned purchase of Twitter emerged,...

  • Setel will soon let you pay for fuel with your Apple Watch

    2 weeks ago

    Setel will soon let you pay for fuel with your Apple Watch

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 26 ― Setel, the petrol payment app from Petronas, will soon introduce a new feature that would make payments easier if you own an Apple Watch. Yesterday,...

  • Facebook-owner Meta to open first physical store in metaverse bet

    2 weeks ago

    Facebook-owner Meta to open first physical store in metaverse bet

    SAN FRANCISCO, April 26 ― Meta Platforms Inc is set to open its first physical store where shoppers can try out and buy virtual reality headsets and other gadgets as the company...

  • Elon Musk: Tech visionary turns social media king

    2 weeks ago

    Elon Musk: Tech visionary turns social media king

    SAN FRANCISCO, April 26 ― Sometimes it feels like it's Elon Musk's world and we just live in it. The endlessly innovative, endlessly eccentric billionaire has struck a deal to...

  • EU eyes deal to tame internet 'Wild West'

    3 weeks ago

    EU eyes deal to tame internet 'Wild West'

    BRUSSELS, April 23 — The European Union yesterday homed in on new regulation to require Big Tech to remove harmful online content, the bloc’s latest move to rein in the...

  • TNG launches upgraded zero-surcharge reloads Touch ‘n Go card

    3 weeks ago

    TNG launches upgraded zero-surcharge reloads Touch ‘n Go card

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 22 — Touch ‘n Go (TNG) Group has launched the upgraded Touch ‘n Go Card that provides users the ability to perform card reloads anytime, anywhere from...

  • How ByteDance has its sights set on the music industry

    3 weeks ago

    How ByteDance has its sights set on the music industry

    SAN FRANCISCO, April 22 — ByteDance seems to be unstoppable. Six years after launching TikTok, the Chinese start-up is stepping up its efforts to become a music heavyweight. It...