internet

Jan 11, 2021 11:04 AM

Digital health in spotlight as pandemic shifts tech show focus

[LOS ANGELES] Digital health care is in the spotlight at the tech industry's big event this week amid a pandemic...

Jan 8, 2021 12:51 PM

China's internet regulator weighs tighter curbs on payment, shopping platforms

[SHANGHAI] China's top internet watchdog canvassed public opinion on Friday for a plan to update rules more than two...

Jan 7, 2021 09:29 PM

Chinese web firms 'bullying' customers with data, algorithms

[BEIJING] Chinese Internet companies have been violating customers' rights by misusing personal data and "bullying"...

Jan 5, 2021 04:07 PM

World's worst internet shutdowns cost India US$2.8b in 2020

[MUMBAI] Internet shutdowns cost India US$2.8 billion, putting the South Asian nation at the top of a list of 21...

Jan 1, 2021 12:23 PM

Some MyRepublic broadband users face connectivity issues for over 24 hours

[SINGAPORE] Some customers of Internet service provider MyRepublic were hit by a broadband outage on Thursday...

Dec 21, 2020 12:59 PM

M1 users hit by second fibre broadband outage in a month

[SINGAPORE] M1 has apologised to its customers for a fibre broadband outage on Monday (Dec 21) morning.

Dec 20, 2020 12:49 PM

Tech stars quit Silicon Valley as politics, pandemic weigh

[SAN FRANCISCO] Silicon Valley is seeing departures of some of its high-profile stars as a pandemic-linked shift to...

Dec 19, 2020 05:50 AM

Livestreaming takes China mutual funds by storm: innovation or cowboy investing?

IN a Shenzhen milk-tea shop popular with social media influencers, mutual fund manager Deng Jingdong pins a lapel...

Dec 18, 2020 07:39 AM

US warns Pacific islands about Chinese bid for undersea cable project: sources

[SYDNEY] The United States has warned Pacific island nations about security threats posed by a Chinese company's cut...

Dec 17, 2020 03:03 PM

US warns Pacific islands about Chinese bid for undersea cable project: sources

[SYDNEY] The United States has warned Pacific island nations about security threats posed by a Chinese company's cut...

Dec 8, 2020 10:47 AM

Squarespace talks to banks about plans for 2021 IPO

[SAN FRANCISCO] Website-hosting service Squarespace is pursuing an initial public offering (IPO) in the first half...