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Kasikorn Line unveils Line BK services

Kasikorn Line unveils Line BK services

Kasikorn Line has introduced the Line BK financial feature on the Line app for savings, money transfers and personal loans, aiming to tap underbanked and unbanked users as the first social banking service in Thailand.

21 Oct 2020
Eye candy

Eye candy

This 65-inch premium LG NanoCell AI ThinQ LCD television has an extremely high contrast ratio, wide viewing angle, is easy to use with LG's WebOS that can be controlled with a wireless pointer remote, and not absurdly priced.

21 Oct 2020

Smartphone demand

The new 5G-compatible iPhone 12 line could help push up demand in the smartphone market, with the government's tax rebate scheme anticipated to be a key driver.

15 Oct 2020 14
Smartphone demand
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Nasa probe Osiris-Rex 'kisses' asteroid Bennu in historic mission

WASHINGTON: After a four-year journey, Nasa's robotic spacecraft Osiris-Rex briefly touched down on asteroid Bennu's boulder-strewn surface on Tuesday to collect rock and dust samples in a precision operation 330 million kilometres from Earth.

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Nasa probe Osiris-Rex 'kisses' asteroid Bennu in historic mission
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Kasikorn Line unveils Line BK services

Kasikorn Line has introduced the Line BK financial feature on the Line app for savings, money transfers and personal loans, aiming to tap underbanked and unbanked users as the first social banking service in Thailand.

06:44
Kasikorn Line unveils Line BK services
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Eye candy

This 65-inch premium LG NanoCell AI ThinQ LCD television has an extremely high contrast ratio, wide viewing angle, is easy to use with LG's WebOS that can be controlled with a wireless pointer remote, and not absurdly priced.

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Eye candy
18 Oct 2020

China passes export law protecting national security, covering tech

BEIJING: China has passed a new law restricting sensitive exports to protect national security, a move that adds to policy tools it could wield against the US as tensions -- especially in technology -- continue to rise.

18 Oct 2020 9
China passes export law protecting national security, covering tech
18 Oct 2020

Singapore's world-first face scan plan sparks privacy fears

SINGAPORE: Singapore will become the world's first country to use facial verification in its national ID scheme, but privacy advocates are alarmed by what they say is an intrusive system vulnerable to abuse.

18 Oct 2020 3
Singapore's world-first face scan plan sparks privacy fears
16 Oct 2020

Twitter service restored following global platform outage

SAN FRANCISCO: Twitter was restored Thursday evening after a technical problem caused a global outage of nearly two hours on the social media platform used by hundreds of millions worldwide.

16 Oct 2020 6
Twitter service restored following global platform outage
15 Oct 2020

Tax rebate expected to prop up phones

The new 5G-compatible iPhone 12 line could help push up demand in the smartphone market, with the government's tax rebate scheme anticipated to be a key driver.

15 Oct 2020 14
Smartphone demand
14 Oct 2020

Governments ‘use pandemic to crack down on online dissent’

Governments around the world are using the pandemic as a justification to expand surveillance and crack down on dissent online, resulting in a 10th consecutive annual decline in internet freedom, a human rights watchdog report said Wednesday.

14 Oct 2020 30
Governments ‘use pandemic to crack down on online dissent’
14 Oct 2020

Twitter suspends fake Black pro-Trump accounts

SAN FRANCISCO: Twitter said Tuesday it had suspended several fake accounts purporting to be African Americans who support President Donald Trump and which had succeeded in garnering several thousand followers in just a few days.

14 Oct 2020 15
Twitter suspends fake Black pro-Trump accounts
14 Oct 2020

In the shadow of TikTok, China's apps quietly hoover up downloads

BEIJING: While SHEIN has its origins in China it is one of the biggest shopping apps in the United States, SHAREit has been banned in India despite being massively popular elsewhere, and Likee is chasing TikTok -- but desperate to avoid a similar fate.

14 Oct 2020 5
In the shadow of TikTok, China's apps quietly hoover up downloads