Less-lethal weapons getting new interest – Police shootings spur new urgency

FITCHBURG, Massachusetts: Police in more than 20 North American cities are testing the latest in less-lethal alternatives to bullets - “blunt impact projectiles” that...

Will video games become the new prescription drug?

NEW YORK: Boys and girls want very different things from their video games. In a national survey of both boy and girl gamers, researchers...

Drew draws focus on technology in Kuwait – Avaya senior territory manager in Kuwait...

What is your experience with the technology sector in Kuwait? I've been in the industry for more than 20 years, starting out in infrastructure, project...

Deleted online information never actually goes away

NEW YORK: The Ashley Madison hack is a big reminder to all Web users: If you submit private data online, chances are it will...

New 4X set to spearhead honor’s growth in Middle East

KUWAIT: Huawei Honor, the world's No. 1 smartphone e-brand has announced the launch of its second device to the Middle East market, Honor 4X,...

Google ‘Alphabet’ spells surprise reorganization

SAN FRANCISCO: Google unveiled a surprise corporate overhaul, forming a new parent company dubbed Alphabet to include Internet search and a handful of independent...

Apple pushed down to 3rd in China smartphones market

SHANGHAI: Two Chinese smartphone makers pushed US technology giant Apple into third place in the world’s biggest market in the second quarter, an independent...

For dating apps in Asia, love by numbers or chaperone

HONG KONG: Move over Tinder-a crop of dating apps in smartphone-addicted Asia is offering to recruit friends for group dates or send along a...

Microsoft’s latest operating system ‘Windows 10’ is released worldwide

SAN FRANCISCO: Microsoft’s new Windows 10 operating system debuts today, as the longtime leader in PC software struggles to carve out a new role...

Tracking slave boats to Papua New Guinea – Seafood from slaves

YANGON: From space, the fishing boats are just little white specks floating in a vast stretch of blue water off Papua New Guinea. But...

Lawsuit reveals extent of Ethiopian hacking

WASHINGTON: As President Barack Obama faces pressure to discuss human rights in his first official visit to Ethiopia this weekend, a unique lawsuit back...

Microsoft aims to reboot connections with Windows 10

SAN FRANCISCO: Microsoft is aiming to build lasting relationships with Windows 10, the operating system to be launched on Wednesday and seen as critical...

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