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'We found clear links'

'We found clear links'

Facebook has taken down 185 accounts and groups engaged in an information-influencing operation in southern Thailand run by the Internal Security Operations Command.

4 Mar 2021 123
SoundCloud to be first music app with 'fan-powered' artist payments

SoundCloud to be first music app with 'fan-powered' artist payments

PARIS: SoundCloud announced Tuesday it would become the first streaming service to start directing subscribers' fees to the independent artists they support, a move welcomed by musicians campaigning for fairer pay.

3 Mar 2021

Shining into the future

Dyson Lightcycle Morph is a durable adjustable smart desk light that may live longer than you.

3 Mar 2021
Shining into the future

Digital world backslides into autocratisation

- I love new technology and I often pick up the latest gadgets from sites like Kickstarter. Researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder are one step closer to using humans as batteries.

3 Mar 2021
Digital world backslides into autocratisation
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Military denies involvement in network removed by Facebook

The military says it was not behind a network of Facebook accounts that the social media giant took down on the grounds they were using deceptive behaviour to influence public debate.

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Facebook removes military-linked information influencing accounts

Facebook has taken down 185 accounts and groups engaged in an information-influencing operation in southern Thailand run by the Internal Security Operations Command.

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'We found clear links'
3 Mar 2021

New Zealand eyes Australia-style media deals with tech firms

WELLINGTON - New Zealand called on Google and Facebook Wednesday to strike deals with Kiwi media similar to those reached in Australia, which require the tech giants to pay for using news.

3 Mar 2021
New Zealand eyes Australia-style media deals with tech firms
3 Mar 2021

How beers and Vikings gave Bluetooth technology its name

STOCKHOLM: One of the best-known modern technologies owes its name and logo to a Viking-era king with a bad tooth: a quarter century ago, two engineers hatched the idea for the moniker "Bluetooth" over beers.

3 Mar 2021 1
How beers and Vikings gave Bluetooth technology its name
3 Mar 2021

SoundCloud to be first music app with 'fan-powered' artist payments

PARIS: SoundCloud announced Tuesday it would become the first streaming service to start directing subscribers' fees to the independent artists they support, a move welcomed by musicians campaigning for fairer pay.

3 Mar 2021
SoundCloud to be first music app with 'fan-powered' artist payments
3 Mar 2021

Shining into the future

Dyson Lightcycle Morph is a durable adjustable smart desk light that may live longer than you.

3 Mar 2021
Shining into the future
3 Mar 2021

Digital world backslides into autocratisation

- I love new technology and I often pick up the latest gadgets from sites like Kickstarter. Researchers at the University of Colorado Boulder are one step closer to using humans as batteries.

3 Mar 2021
Digital world backslides into autocratisation
1 Mar 2021

Apple privacy moves to kneecap Facebook revenue

Most mobile users may not be aware some apps installed on their devices are tracking them across websites and other apps for targeted advertising, but the upcoming roll-out of Apple's iOS 14 operating system could potentially disrupt the practice as it would notify users and allow them to decide if they will allow tracking of their digital footprints.

1 Mar 2021 3
Apple privacy moves to kneecap Facebook revenue
26 Feb 2021

Japan's android pets ease virus isolation

TOKYO: Nami Hamaura says she feels less lonely working from home thanks to her singing companion Charlie, one of a new generation of cute and clever Japanese robots whose sales are booming in the pandemic.

26 Feb 2021 3
Japan's android pets ease virus isolation
26 Feb 2021

Twitter planning to charge users for special content

SAN FRANCISCO: Twitter said on Thursday it plans to offer a subscription service in which users would pay for special content from high-profile accounts, part of an economic model to diversify its revenue.

26 Feb 2021 3
Twitter planning to charge users for special content