Iphone X demand will be substantial, but not exceptional: survey
10/24/2017 1:05:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Days before Apple Inc’s much-awaited iPhone X opens for preorders, a survey by brokerage Bernstein showed that demand for the device will be substantial, but not exceptional, 

Typhoon leaves flooding, four dead in Japan before moving out to sea
10/24/2017 12:20:00 PM (GMT+7)
 A rapidly weakening typhoon Lan made landfall in Japan on Monday, setting off landslides and flooding that prompted evacuation orders for tens of thousands of people, but then headed out to sea 


 
David Letterman, celebrated late-night TV host, receives U.S. humor prize
10/24/2017 2:18:35 PM (GMT+7)
 David Letterman, a pioneering entertainer who was the longest-running host of late-night TV in U.S. history, was honored on Sunday for his contributions to American culture.

U.S. warns public about attacks on energy, industrial firms
10/23/2017 2:35:00 PM (GMT+7)
 The U.S government issued a rare public warning that sophisticated hackers are targeting energy and industrial firms, the latest sign that cyber attacks present an increasing threat to the power industry and other public infrastructure.


 
Bitcoin soars to record high above $6,000
10/23/2017 9:46:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Bitcoin surged to a record high of more than $6,000 on Friday, pushing its market capitalization to $100 billion at one point, as investors continued to bet on an asset that has a limited supply 

California judge tosses $417 million talc cancer verdict against Johnson & Johnson
10/23/2017 10:35:00 AM (GMT+7)
A California judge on Friday threw out a $417 million verdict against Johnson & Johnson in a lawsuit by a woman who claimed she developed ovarian cancer after using its talc-based products like Johnson’s Baby Powder


 
Abe to push reform of Japan's pacifist constitution after election win
10/23/2017 11:28:11 AM (GMT+7)
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s ruling bloc scored a big win in Sunday’s election, bolstering his chance of becoming the nation’s longest-serving premier and re-energizing his push to revise the pacifist constitution.

Google offers bug bounty to clean up mobile apps
10/20/2017 4:54:07 PM (GMT+7)
 Google is offering security experts a bounty to identify Android app flaws as the Alphabet Inc unit seeks to wipe out bugs from its Google Play store.


 
Exclusive: Tech companies to lobby for immigrant 'Dreamers' to remain in U.S.
10/20/2017 4:45:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Nearly two dozen major companies in technology and other industries are planning to launch a coalition to demand legislation that would allow young, illegal immigrants a path to permanent residency, 

Harry Potter exhibition blends wizardry with history
10/19/2017 4:20:00 PM (GMT+7)
 A new exhibition celebrating the 20th anniversary of the first Harry Potter book’s publication is offering ‘muggles’ with an interest in magic the chance to view rare memorabilia, 


 
George Saunders' 'Lincoln in the Bardo' wins 2017 Man Booker prize
10/19/2017 3:14:24 PM (GMT+7)
American author George Saunders has won the 2017 Man Booker Prize, a high-profile literary award, for his first novel, “Lincoln in the Bardo,” 

Twitter looks to toughen rules on online harassment, abuse
10/19/2017 1:35:00 PM (GMT+7)
Twitter Inc plans to toughen its rules on online sexual harassment and impose stronger penalties for misconduct, according to an email it sent to a group of safety advocates, academics and researchers 


 

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