Concerned about growing momentum behind efforts to regulate the commercial use of personal data, Big Tech has begun seeding watered-down “privacy” legislation in states with the goal of preempting greater protections, experts say.The swift passage in March of a consumer data privacy law in Virginia, which Protocol reported...
Early this month, a person claimed in a Facebook post that his cousin, a renowned doctor at a private hospital in Singapore, had suffered a stroke as a result of getting a Covid-19 vaccine. That post went viral, including on WhatsApp and social media chats, prompting Mount Elizabeth Hospital...
It was an interesting day in the world of technology today. On one hand, Twitter suffered a major outage. On the other hand, Tecno Spark 7 went on sale in India.So, here's what happened in tech today:Twitter suffers a major outageTwitter has been down for...
Google announced the replacement for Android Auto’s phone screen experience back at Google I/O 2019. Then in November last year, the company brought Google Assistant Driving Mode as an early preview to Maps. Today, the company announced that it is making the Google Assistant Driving...
China is establishing more covert bio laboratories shielding operations under its new biosecurity law amid speculations the novel Coronavirus that has infected over 140,643,165 people worldwide originated in the lab in Wuhan. China’s Deputy Minister of Science and Technology Xiang Libin said that under its Biosecurity Law, the...
Amid the cascade of US sanctions imposed on Russian cybersecurity companies and officials alleged to be operating on behalf of the Kremlin's intelligence services, one company stood out: the Fresh Air Farm House in Karachi, Pakistan. The Farm House, whose Facebook page shows a waterpark-equipped holiday rental, is run...
Aiken Technical College will hold its 2021 Commencement Ceremony at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 4, at...
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, United States Senators have urged President Joe Biden to support India and South Africa request at the World Trade Organization to temporarily relax intellectual property rules so that the coronavirus vaccines can be produced everywhere. The countries who are struggling to inoculate their populations will...
ReutersApr 17, 2021 04:16:14 ISTBy Moira Warburton VANCOUVER (Reuters) - The defense team for Huawei's chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou, will ask a Canadian court to delay upcoming hearings in her U.S. extradition case, the court said on Friday. Meng's...
Launch of SM-3 Block IB interceptor from guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Erie (CG 70). Credit: U.S....