Facebook’s Rich History Of Copying Snapchat

LONDON, Aug 3: There’s no denying Instagram’s new ephemeral “Stories” copies many aspects of Snapchat. From its name to the format — a chain...

Facebook’s CEO and wife to give 99 percent of shares to their new foundation

San Francisco, Dec.02: Mark Zuckerberg will put 99 percent of his Facebook Inc (FB.O) shares, currently worth about $45 billion, into a new philanthropy...

Samsung flags better-than-expected Q1 profit rise

SEOUL, Apr 7: Samsung Electronics on Thursday posted a better-than-expected 10 percent increase in first quarter profits, on robust sales of the South Korean...

Electric supercar wins young Croatian global fame

SVETA NEDELJA, Mar 6: He’s the name behind the world’s first electric supercar, winning international plaudits for his ingenuity. But for Croatia’s 28-year-old Mate...

UAE introduces $545,000 fine for VPN use

The President of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has issued a series of new federal laws relating to IT crimes, including a regulation that...

Six Pakistani universities among world’s top 700 institutes

ISLAMABAD, Sep 7: Six Pakistani universities feature on the 13th edition of the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings, twice the number ranked in 2015-2016. National...

Tesla sounds out lithium tie-up with Chilean miner Codelco

SANTIAGO, Dec 3: U.S. electric vehicle maker Tesla Motors Inc has met with government authorities in Chile to discuss a lithium venture with state...

Huawei launches new smartphone having artificial intelligence

Huawei Technologies took the wraps of a new premium phone on Thursday, adding a new artificial intelligence feature it hopes will help it close...

Facebook fights for free Internet in India, global test-case

MUMBAI, Dec 31: India has become a battleground over the right to unrestricted Internet access, with local tech start-ups joining the front line against...

Turing Phone Cadenza seems like a late April Fool’s joke

LONDON, Sep 5: Fresh from making the secure Turing Phone, Turing Robotic Industries has announced development of a smartphone that seems far too good...