Tech

Samsung to sell refurbished safety-recalled Note 7 phones

Samsung to sell refurbished safety...

March 28

WASHINGTON — Samsung announced Monday (March 28) it would sell some Note 7 smartphones that were recalled for safety reasons as refurbished devices, in an effort to manage its...

Chinese win for Apple as court overturns iPhone ruling

Chinese win for Apple as court...

March 25

BEIJING — A Beijing court has overturned a ruling that Apple’s iPhone 6 violated a Chinese manufacturer’s patent which saw the US tech giant ordered to cease selling the...

Stephen Hawking appears as hologram in Hong Kong

Stephen Hawking appears as hologram...

March 25

HONG KONG — Renowned physicist Stephen Hawking has spoken to a Hong Kong audience by hologram, showcasing the growing reach of a technology which is making inroads into politics...

CIA hacked Apple devices in ways users can’t fix: WikiLeaks

CIA hacked Apple devices in ways...

March 24

NEW YORK — New documents from WikiLeaks point to an apparent CIA programme to hack Apple’s iPhones and Mac computers using techniques that users couldn’t disable by resetting...

Smartphone device can test sperm quality

Smartphone device can test sperm quality

March 23

MIAMI — A new smartphone device can analyse a man’s sperm quality and let him know in a matter of minutes whether he suffers from infertility, US researchers said Wednesday ...

Photo opportunities

6 ways to raise your social media...

March 22

Want pictures that are better than smartphone snaps on a device that’s still small and easy to use? Here’s why the Canon G7 X Mark II and G9 X Mark II will let you have your...

QR code scams rise in China, putting e-payment security in spotlight

QR code scams rise in China, putting...

March 21

HONG KONG — It may look harmless enough, with its random pattern of tiny black squares on a white grid, but the next time you scan one of China’s ubiquitous QR codes, you could...