New apps help Palestinians navigate Israeli checkpoints – Free apps launched are still in...

QALANDIYA CHECKPOINT: A pair of new mobile apps hopes to help Palestinians navigate their way around snarled traffic at Israeli checkpoints in the West...

Apple Pay expands as it vies for broader acceptance

NEW YORK: Apple's year-old mobile-payments service is expanding to more countries, banks and merchants, as it faces growing competition and some challenges before it...

EMC participates in third e-govt forum

KUWAIT: EMC is participating in the third E-Government Forum (EGOV3) that is being held in Kuwait from Nov 15-17 to discuss the future of...

‘Peace for Paris’ symbol goes viral – Muslim Australian donates $1 for every hate-filled...

PARIS:  A "Peace for Paris" symbol, combining the city's beloved Eiffel Tower with the peace sign of the Sixties, has gone viral following the...

French seek friends, shelter on social media after attacks

PARIS: French people took to social media to find friends and relatives, search for shelter and tell the world they were safe yesterday, after...

Apple apologizes after African students kicked out of a store

SYDNEY: An Apple manager has apologized to six teenagers of African descent after staff kicked them out of an Australian store citing concerns they...

ControlCase re-certifies Equinix with PCI-DSS

KUWAIT: ControlCase, a leading provider of compliance, information security and risk management solutions has announced that it has re-certified the Equinix Dubai data center...

For a happier life, give up Facebook

COPENHAGEN:  Always envious? Got a non-existent social life and struggle to concentrate? All this might be down to Facebook if you believe a study...

Facebook rides mobile wave to boost profits, user base

SAN FRANCISCO: Facebook said surging mobile advertising lifted its profits and revenues as the world's biggest social network grew to over 1.5 billion people. Net...

Alibaba to take over China’s YouTube

BEIJING: Billionaire Jack Ma's Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba announced an estimated $4.8 billion deal to take over video streaming service Youku Tudou as it...

Microsoft gets stingy with free online storage

NEW YORK: Microsoft is getting stingy with online storage. The company just cut the free space it offers through its OneDrive service by two-thirds,...

Nissan test car drives itself safely, recognizes pedestrians – ‘Intelligent driving’ feature is smart...

TOKYO: Being a passenger in a self-driving car is similar to being driven around by a very cautious person, maybe your grandmother. Requiring neither...

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12th July