NASA’s Perseverance rover beams back spectacular new images

NASA on Friday released stunning new photographs from Perseverance, including one of the rover being gently lowered to the surface of Mars by a...

NASA wants to fly a helicopter on Mars

WASHINGTON: More than a century after the first powered flight on Earth, NASA intends to prove it's possible to replicate the feat on another...

WhatsApp flap shows importance of message platform to Facebook

WASHINGTON: When WhatsApp users began to raise concerns about a new privacy policy being rolled out, members of a Washington pickup soccer group decided...

Google moves away from diet of ‘cookies’

SAN FRANCISCO: Google is weaning itself off user-tracking "cookies" which allow the web giant to deliver personalized ads but which also have raised the...

China’s space probe sends back its first image of Mars

BEIJING: China's Tianwen-1 probe has sent back its first image of Mars, the national space agency said, as the mission prepares to touch down...

Johannesburg hotel embraces virus-free robots

The lobby of an upmarket hotel in Johannesburg's affluent Sandton district is eerily deserted, with not a concierge or bellhop in sight. Jane May,...

Zain esports to hold PUBG Mobile community tournament

KUWAIT: Following its recent entry into esports and gaming, and the completion of the FIFA 21 in December 2020, Zain Group, a leading telecom...

XD Fusion HDR Video: Huawei Mate 40 Pro’s powerful processing capabilities

KUWAIT: Throughout its short history, the visual art we know today as 'motion picture' has had many names - films, movies, moving pictures and...

Alphabet closes internet netwok project ‘Loon’

SAN FRANCISCO: Google parent company Alphabet announced Friday it was shutting down "Loon", a high-profile project aiming to deliver wireless internet via flying balloons...

Videogame sales hit US high in pandemic-plagued 2020

Sales of video games, consoles and accessories hit a record high in the US last year as people hunkered down at home due to...

Ooredoo launches offers on Samsung Galaxy S21 Series 5G

KUWAIT: It's another turning point in the history of Ooredoo Kuwait and Samsung, and no wonder they outperform themselves with every new product and...

Tech giants hope for US data privacy law

SAN FRANCISCO: Google, Twitter and Amazon are hopeful that Joe Biden's incoming administration in the United States will enact a federal digital data law,...

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