Technology

New Xbox hits stores, debut holiday season console war

The launches are well-placed to capitalise on a massive spike in demand for gaming
by AFP/ pic by AFP TOKYO • Microsoft Corp’s new Xbox console hit ...

China’s clampdown on big tech puts more billionaires on notice

Beijing unveils regulations to root out monopolistic practices, seeking to curtail growing influence of firms like Alibaba and Tencent
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Malaysia well poised to be heart of digital Asean

by S BIRRUNTHA / pic credit: mdec.my/mtm2020
MALAYSIA is well-positioned to be the “heart of digital Asean”, as the country has the right and balanced ...

Microsoft sets sights on Sony’s home turf

New Xbox and PS devices launching this week will likely face an uphill battle in Japan, where Switch enjoys dominance
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WhatsApp takes on Google, Alibaba in India’s phone payment battle

by AFP / pic by AFP MUMBAI – WhatsApp on Friday entered an increasingly tense battle between multinational giants such as Google and Alibaba for a chunk of ...

TM provides high-speed internet at 12 COVID-19 quarantine centres in Sabah

by BERNAMA / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
TELEKOM Malaysia Berhad (TM) has assisted the state government in providing high-speed internet access at 12 ...

WhatsApp introduces messages that delete after seven days

by BLOOMBERG / pic by BLOOMBERG Facebook Inc.’s WhatsApp will roll out disappearing messages to users this month, which will delete posts in a chat after ...

Virus-tracing app mandatory in S’pore schools

The implementation of the entrance requirement to schools will be enforced for children age 7 and above
by BLOOMBERG / pic by BLOOMBERG SINGAPORE • ...

Sony’s 1H net profit doubles, forecast revised up

The results beat analyst expectations and came as Sony gears up to launch its much-anticipated PS5
by AFP / pic by AFP TOKYO • Sony Corp last Wednesday ...

Alibaba’s secret 3-year experiment to reinvent the factory

Path to smart manufacturing starts with garments, a secret experiment that Alibaba’s been conducting for 3 years
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Acer expects better PAP revenue growth in Q4

by BERNAMA / pic by BERNAMA
ACER, one of the world’s top information and communications technology companies, expects revenue growth for the pan ...

Solar is the way to go

The decision to instal solar panels still hinges on how costly the initial investment is
by AZALEA AZUAR / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL IF ALL the roofs in ...