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US blacklists Huawei; China says strongly opposes unilateral sanctions  

China on Thursday slammed a decision by the US government to put telecom equipment giant Huawei on a blacklist and said it will take steps...

UK outlines online safety laws to battle harmful content

Britain proposed new online safety laws on Monday that would slap penalties on social media companies and technology firms if they fail to protect...

Bollywood studios eye profits at last as India goes smartphone mad

INDIA'S all-singing, all-dancing movie hits capture the attention of hundreds of millions of fans - but they generate precious little in box office profits...

Apple leaves iTunes behind as it harmonizes software

Apple on Monday announced enhanced privacy features as it harmonized software across its lineup of devices, while dropping its groundbreaking iTunes store as it...

EU to directly penalise hackers in new cyber sanctions regime

The European Union will directly penalise computer hackers after governments agreed on Friday a new mechanism to target individuals anywhere in the world, freezing...

Google suspends ties with Huawei after Trump blacklist

US internet giant Google, whose Android mobile operating system powers most of the world's smartphones, said it was beginning to cut ties with China's...

Apple pledges to be ‘more upfront’ on iPhone battery health  

Britain's competition watchdog said on Wednesday that Apple has committed to be "clearer and more upfront" with iPhone users about battery health and performance,...

No more ‘likes’ – Britain’s child privacy push targets social media

Social media giants including Facebook and Instagram could be forced to switch off "like" buttons and geolocation services for children in Britain under a...

New Innovations Keep Google at the Top of the Technology World

From the way we do business to how we listen to music, the emergence of the internet has transformed our lives in so many...

WhatsApp urges users to upgrade app after report of spyware attack

WhatsApp on Tuesday urged users to upgrade to the latest version of its popular messaging app following a report that users could be vulnerable...