Sunday, February 15, 2015
It's true. Don't believe everything you read on the Internet. In fact, according to a study by media researchers, many news organizations fail to do enough to separate fact from fiction, and often help unverified rumors and reports to go viral online.
Those days of calling your bank to let them know that, yes, you really are in Thailand, and yes, you really did use your credit card to buy US$200 in sarongs, may be coming to an end.
Saturday, February 14, 2015
Social media is turning Saudis into "electronic potatoes" and contributing to unhealthy lifestyles that leave one in four at risk of suffering a heart attack over the next decade, experts said Friday.
Friday, February 13, 2015
Kill switches that render stolen smartphones useless were credited on Wednesday with stifling robberies and thefts in London, New York City, and San Francisco.
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Europe will launch an experimental "space plane" on Wednesday, a car-sized, wingless vessel whose 100-minute unmanned mission will inform the design of reusable spacecraft of the future.
Monday, February 9, 2015
Commissioner Lee Wei-bin (李維斌) of the Taipei City Department of Information Technology said yesterday that his department has developed a user manual to help city officials in using popular mobile messaging application Line for work purposes.
A space weather satellite is poised to blast off Sunday for a destination 1.6 million kilometers (1 million miles) away, but it's the rocket's ocean landing that is stealing the spotlight.
With one year under his belt, Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella has made strides in changing the focus of the technology giant that some feared was turning into a dinosaur.
Sunday, February 8, 2015
Facebook and LinkedIn want to boost dwindling numbers of women studying engineering and computer science with a collaborative initiative announced Friday that they hope will eventually fill thousands of lucrative Silicon Valley jobs long dominated by men.
Saturday, February 7, 2015
Man's best friend has not been around for nearly as long as thought, according to a study Thursday that brings the emergence of modern dogs forward by some 15,000 years.