Tech

For driverless cars, a moral dilemma: Who lives or dies?

For driverless cars, a moral dilemma:...

January 18

BOSTON — Imagine you’re behind the wheel when your brakes fail. As you speed toward a crowded crosswalk, you’re confronted with an impossible choice: Veer right and mow down a...

New prescription: Doctor offices that look like Apple stores

New prescription: Doctor offices that...

January 17

SAN FRANCISCO — After a relative suffered a heart attack a few years ago, Silicon Valley entrepreneur Adrian Aoun got an unsettling look at a health-care system that he...

NTU launches Singapore’s first satellite from International Space Station

NTU launches Singapore’s first...

January 17

SINGAPORE — A satellite by Nanyang Technological University (NTU) made history on Tuesday (Jan 17) by becoming the first Singapore satellite to be launched from the...

Nintendo takes big gamble with Switch’s split personality

Nintendo takes big gamble with Switch...

January 16

TOKYO — Nintendo’s new Switchgaming console won’t be in stores until March 3, but the machine is fully baked and ready to play. The press got a chance to try out the new machine...

Samsung probe finds battery was main cause of Galaxy Note 7 fires: Source

Samsung probe finds battery was main...

January 16

SEOUL — Samsung Electronics' investigation into what caused some Galaxy Note 7s to catch fire has concluded that the battery was the main reason, a person familiar with the...

The best tech to help you sleep

The best tech to help you sleep

January 15

LAS VEGAS — A lot of the gadgets we saw at the recent CES, the global consumer electronics and consumer technology tradeshow, had something to do with our favourite part of life...

E-waste rising dangerously in Asia: UN

E-waste rising dangerously in Asia: UN

January 15

MANILA — Electronic waste is rising sharply across Asia as higher incomes allow hundreds of millions of people to buy smartphones and other gadgets, with serious consequences...

Smartphone, Internet use at record high in US: Survey

Smartphone, Internet use at record...

January 13

WASHINGTON — More than three-fourths of American adults now use a smartphone, helping to boost Internet adoption to a record level, a survey showed on Thursday (Jan 12).

Outrage over Indian flag doormats on sale on Amazon

Outrage over Indian flag doormats on...

January 12

NEW DELHI — India’s foreign minister is demanding an apology from online retail giant Amazon.com Inc for selling doormats depicting the Indian flag through its Canadian retail...