Technology

‘Xi cult’ app is China’s red hot hit

People are rewarded with points for sharing articles or answering quizzes on Communist heroes
BEIJING • A propaganda app that puts China’s powerful ...

China plan to integrate Macau, Hong Kong skirts tough questions

Govt to turn the area into 
a leading global innovation hub, boost infrastructure connectivity and strengthen Hong Kong’s position
HONG KONG • China’s ...

Australia says a ‘sophisticated state actor’ hacked lawmakers

Its PM says there’s no evidence of electoral interference ahead of upcoming polls
CANBERRA • A “sophisticated state actor” conducted a cyber attack at ...

Sherrod Brown wants Medicare buy-in at age 50 as an option

NEW YORK • Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown defended his push to allow Americans over age 50 to buy into Medicare, rather than seeking universal government ...

T-Mobile chief says ‘No’ to Huawei gear

Legere argues T-Mobile-Sprint merger will produce more jobs, lower prices and competition for market leaders
WASHINGTON • T-Mobile US Inc CEO John ...

Samsung pressured to cut spending as demand slackens

SEOUL • With Samsung Electronics Co Ltd set to report its first drop in quarterly profit in two years, investors are counting on the world’s biggest ...

Foxconn may scale back US plant

TAIPEI • Foxconn Technology Group is considering scaling back or even abandoning plans to make cutting-edge displays from a US$10 billion (RM41 billion) ...

The role of technology in connecting the dots

Infrastructure-wise, Selangor is ‘well served’, but there is still ‘a lot of work’ to be done to connect the dots, says Dutt
By HABHAJAN SINGH ...

M’sia to see Tesla-standard car battery by 2020

MARii and a locally listed firm are currently conducting a feasibility study
By RAHIMI YUNUS / Pic By ISMAIL CHE RUS Malaysia is poised ...

Local employers worry about shortage of digitally skilled workers, says JobStreet

Local economic challenges may hinder firms from making a large investment in developing their workforce
By SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH ...

Chinese drone giant DJI unearths RM616.5m losses from fraud

HONG KONG • SZ DJI Technology Co Ltd has unearthed cases of fraud involving its own employees that may trigger losses of about one billion yuan (RM616.5 ...

TSMC’s dismal outlook muddies iPhone demand

By BLOOMBERG
TAIPEI • Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) forecast quarterly revenue sharply below projections, underscoring the deepening ...