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by Rafaela Rodrigues Araujo on May 5th 2017

Instagram is taking an unusual step to deal with the complicated ethics of online commenting. It’s giving users the ability to make the choice about what’s acceptable or not for themselves. The network will soon allow all users to filter their own comment...

by Rafaela Rodrigues Araujo on May 5th 2017

Towards the end of 2015, one of the last sources of floppy disks in the UK, Verbatim, quietly stopped production. There was no fanfare and no obituary. Maplin’s product page for a pack of 10 Verbatim disks, each holding a mere 1.44MB of data (a fraction...

by Rafaela Rodrigues Araujo on May 4th 2017

Searching with key words such as “anti-national”, “sedition”, “patriotism” and “Bharat Mata ki Jai” on Google Maps now directs the users to Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), which is caught in a row over its students...

by Rafaela Rodrigues Araujo on May 4th 2017

If seeking to order dinner or find your in overseas fills you with fear due to your abysmal hold close of overseas languages, don’t panic. An approaching in-ear system is alleged in an effort to translate speech like the Babel Fish inside the Hitchhiker’s...

by Rafaela Rodrigues Araujo on May 4th 2017

Vincent Lai was working at a recycling facility in New York and sorting through a bin of used cell phones a few years ago when he dug up a Palm Treo, a smartphone that was discontinued last decade. Mr. Lai, 49, tested the Treo and found it still worked. So he...

by Rafaela Rodrigues Araujo on May 4th 2017

 It’s a chilly mid-April morning in the Silicon Valley suburb of Menlo Park. The sun climbs wanly above the horizon while techies start up their Teslas and baristas fire up their espresso machines. I’m far removed from my own morning rituals as I shiver...

by Rafaela Rodrigues Araujo on May 4th 2017

Editorial Note: The Note 7 is going through a major recall due to reported cases of exploding batteries under certain conditions. We recommend you hold off on buying one for a couple of weeks, until the matter has been definitively solved.The Samsung Galaxy...

by Rafaela Rodrigues Araujo on May 4th 2017

APPLE IS A company that builds gadgets and software and online services for the world’s consumers. But that’s not all. More and more, it’s a company that builds tech for businesses and schools, too. The new Apple has its eye on the enterprise.The maker...

by Rafaela Rodrigues Araujo on May 3rd 2017

PETALING JAYA: Popular game Win With Words is back with two new sponsors – IJM Land and Naza Kia – and prizes worth more than RM480,000, including two cars.The contest, organised by The Star, is held in conjunction with the Star Media Group’s 45th anniversary. From...

by Rafaela Rodrigues Araujo on May 3rd 2017

Courtesy of the Associated PressHere are AP Business News’ latest coverage plans, top stories and promotable content. All times EDT.TOP STORIES:ECONOMY — U.S. employers slowed their hiring in August after two blockbuster months and barely raised their...