US ‘looking at’ banning TikTok, Chinese apps

WASHINGTON: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said the US is "looking at" banning Chinese social media...

Back to work? But not without a check-in app, immunity passport

SINGAPORE: A file photo of Singapore's contact-tracing smartphone app TraceTogether. Countries and businesses are mandating technologies as people return to work...

Zain Bahrain launches 5G commercial services

Zain Vice-Chairman and Group CEO Bader Al-Kharafi MANAMA:  Zain Group announces that its mobile operation in Bahrain has...

stc participates as a lead sponsor in Virtual Int’l Telecoms Week 2020

KUWAIT: Kuwait Telecommunications Company – stc, a world-class digital leader providing innovative services and platforms to customers...

Facebook ramps up efforts to curb ‘hateful content’

CALIFORNIA: A giant digital sign is seen at Facebook’s corporate headquarters campus in Menlo Park, California. —AFP WASHINGTON:...

Jihadist bloodshed brings Burkina Faso to its knees

Soldiers of the French Army patrols the village Gorom Gorom in Armoured Personnel Carriers during the Barkhane operation in northern Burkina...

Italy’s 5G stumbles after a shining start

GLENDALE: A sign in a store advertises 5G wireless at the Americana at Brand shopping, dining and entertainment mall complex in...

Swiss soldiers fight COVID-19 armed with Bluetooth app

CHAMBLON, Switzerland: A Swiss soldier wearing a protective facemask poses with his smartphone on April 30, 2020 at the Swiss army...

NASA, SpaceX target historic spaceflight

In this file photo, employees of SpaceX work on the Crew Dragon reusable spacecraft after a press conference at SpaceX headquarters...

Google ‘task force’ fights bad coronavirus adverts

SAN FRANCISCO: Google said yesterday its task force devoted to fighting "bad" ads hawking bogus coronavirus cures,...

Ooredoo Kuwait gifts free SIM cards to repatriated citizens

KUWAIT: Ooredoo Telecom, the first to introduce innovative digital services in Kuwait, affirmed its full support of...

Nokia clinches $1bn deal with India’s Airtel

With a population of 1.3 billion, India is the world’s second largest telecoms market, which Nokia predicts will grow to 920...

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20th September