Artificial Intelligence ‘Pragmatic’ Asia fast-tracks hi-tech coronavirus solutions

Disinfecting drones. Talking robots. Artificial intelligence that can scan thousands of medical images in a flash. These are just some …

NewsSocial media Facebook cancels developer conference as tech companies respond to virus

Facebook Inc said on Thursday it would cancel its annual developer conference due to fears over the coronavirus, as growing …

Data privacy Intel bets on smart buildings in Israel to attract tech talent

Intel Corp is investing heavily in "smart buildings" in Israel that will be full of perks to keep employees happy, …

Data privacy UK children to be granted right to know if parents are spying on them

British children will get the right to know when their parents are spying on them online under a binding code …

Data privacy Google CEO says major opportunity in healthcare will protect privacy

Sundar Pichai, the CEO of Alphabet Inc and its Google subsidiary, said on Wednesday that healthcare offers the biggest potential …

Data privacy Big tech – too big to fail, says data whistleblower Wylie

Big Tech is becoming "too big to fail" and should not saddle ill-equipped consumers with safekeeping privacy for society at large, data whistleblower Christopher …

Data protection U.S. antitrust laws can supposedly address tech monopolies

The U.S. Justice Department antitrust chief said on Friday that existent U.S. antitrust laws are "flexible enough" to address harm …

Data privacy Data collection allows Big Tech to hurt competition, says FTC official

Vast troves of consumer data collected by big tech companies allow them to gain a competitive edge and pose a …