He said that there is need to create separate cadre of cyber security specialists from IT personnel because those who roll out IT infrastructure are generally unable to detect the flaws.
The Trump administration is considering changing US regulations to allow it to block shipments of chips to Huawei Technologies from companies such as Taiwan’s TSMC, the world’s largest contract chip maker, two sources familiar with the matter said.New restrictions on commerce with China’s Huawei are among several options to be considered at high-level US meetings […]
500 Startups Venture Partner Ashraf Sinclair (second from right) at Rework coworking space launch Malaysian actor and former Venture Partner at 500 Startups Ashraf Sinclair had passed away in Jakarta at 4AM local time, various media reported. The actor and investor was 40 years old. According to a Kompas report, the cause of death was […]
Somebody left their lunch here Indonesian ride-hailing giant gojek has purchased a 4.3 per cent stake at local taxi operator Blue Bird for US$30 million, Bloomberg confirmed. Citing people with knowledge of the matter, the report confirmed an earlier report which was published in December 2019 that gojek is buying a minority stake in the […]
Apple does not expect to meet its revenue guidance for the March quarter due to work slowdowns and lower demand due to the outbreak of novel coronavirus in China.The company said that the iPhone, which generates the bulk of Apple’s revenue, is temporarily constrained due to production ramping up more slowly than anticipated.“Work is starting […]
Despite the rapid growth of e-commerce in India, Southeast Asia and other emerging markets, the vast majority of retail transactions there still happen offline in small stores that also serve as neighborhood hubs. The central role these stores play in their communities led GGV Capital to develop what the firm refers to as its mom-and-pop […]
Amazon Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos will commit US$10 billion to fund scientists, activists, non-profit organisations and other groups fighting to protect the environment and counter the effects of climate change, he said on Monday.Bezos, who is the world’s richest man, is among a growing list of billionaires to dedicate substantial funds towards combating the […]
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Critics slammed the British government on Monday for allowing a US-blacklisted Chinese technology firm specialising in surveillance to join a trade fair on policing and security.“Very disappointing from the UK govt,” tweeted the Munich-based World Uygur Congress, responding to reports that China’s Hikvision will attend next month’s Security and Policing 2020 exhibition in the southern […]
It will use the new capital to further localize its software development operations in Southeast Asia.
World-first coating developed at City University of Hong Kong can enhance medical and aerospace equipment
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The CoE signed memorandums of understanding (MoUs) with 5 partners TVAGA (Telangana VFX, Animation and Gaming Association), Hyderabad Angles, HYSEA, and IIIT- Hyderabad to provide resources like mentoring, technology support, infrastructure and funding.
All four mobile operators in the Asian market have submitted their bids for 5G licences, with two making a joint submission, and–if successful–are expected to be awarded the spectrum by mid-2020.
Social media platform has been ordered to block access to the States Times Review page, after the latter’s author repeatedly ignored directives from the Singapore government under the country’s Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act.
Google launched Station in India in 2015, as a partnership between Google, Indian Railways and Railtel to bring fast, free public WiFi to over 400 of the busiest railway stations in India and crossed that number by June 2018. While the Indian Railways provided the fibre connectivity for the Internet, Google was responsible for installing […]
This article originally appeared on ABACUSChina loves Blizzard. But some fans think the developer behind beloved games like World of Warcraft and Overwatch may soon find its true calling: Becoming an animation studio. Blizzard fans in China are excited about news that Blizzard is adapting Overwatch and Diablo into animated series, with Diablo reportedly being […]
Malaysia’s own security standards will dictate which companies take part in its planned 5G network roll-out this year, its communications minister told Reuters on Monday, as the United States pushes countries to exclude China’s Huawei Technologies.Huawei, the world’s largest telecommunications equipment maker, has been at the centre of a US-led campaign to clamp down on […]