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UAE space mission: Hope probe enters Mars orbit

The United Arab Emirates’ “Hope” probe on Tuesday successfully entered Mars’ orbit, making history as the Arab world’s first interplanetary mission. The probe is designed...

Bitcoin shoots to new high as Tesla takes it mainstream

Bitcoin extended gains on Tuesday to a record high as the afterglow of the investment by Tesla Inc’s in the cryptocurrency had investors reckoning...

Arab spacecraft Amal closes in on Mars on a historic flight

A spacecraft from the United Arab Emirates was set to swing into orbit around Mars in the Arab world’s first interplanetary mission Tuesday, the...

Computer hackers try to poison water supply of Florida town

Hackers broke into the computer system of a facility that treats water for about 15,000 people near Tampa, Florida and sought to add a...

Singapore plans to use monitoring app on students’ computers

A Singapore government scheme to ensure children have access to computers for home learning has raised privacy concerns over monitoring software installed on the...

Google opens paid-for Australia news platform

Tech giant Google on Friday launched a platform in Australia offering news it has paid for, striking its own content deals with publishers in...

Google phone cameras will read heart and breathing rates

Cameras on Google Pixel smartphones will be able to measure heart and breathing rates starting next month, in one of the first applications of...

Instagram removes hundreds of accounts tied to username hacking

Facebook Inc on Thursday took down hundreds of Instagram accounts that were hacked and sold for their high-value usernames, including the accounts of people...

Facebook blocked by Myanmar military faces a reckoning

The Myanmar military shut down Facebook access following the ouster of the democratically elected Aung San Suu Kyi. The move caps years of tension...

Elon Musk’s banter with Robinhood CEO triggers stampede for Clubhouse app

A surprise chat between tech billionaire Elon Musk and Robinhood CEO Vlad Tenev on new audio-based social network Clubhouse has helped propel the app...

Now Telegram users can delete messages ‘without a trace’

Telegram, in its bid to capture the market following WhatsApp's privacy terms and conditions fiasco, has started rolling out new features. In a Twitter post,...

All eyes on Alphabet’s first-ever disclosure of Google Cloud profit

Alphabet Inc will report the cost and operating profit of its Google Cloud business for the first time on Tuesday, disclosures that are expected...

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