- The World Health Organization wants you to stay at home and play video games – Digital Trends 2020/03/29
The World Health Organization wants you to stay at home and play video games Digital TrendsVideo games can be a healthy social pastime during coronavirus pandemic USA TODAYWHO and game companies lau …
- 4 things you need to understand about edge computing – VentureBeat 2020/03/29
4 things you need to understand about edge computing VentureBeat
- GameStop Will Close Over 300 Stores This Year – Kotaku 2020/03/29
GameStop Will Close Over 300 Stores This Year KotakuGameStop is closing another 300+ stores this year Eurogamer.netView Full Coverage on Google News
- Why The New Xbox Series X Controller Still Uses AA Batteries – GameSpot 2020/03/29
Why The New Xbox Series X Controller Still Uses AA Batteries GameSpotThe Battle Between the PS5 and Xbox Series X Isn't Going to Be Decided By Specs GizmodoPS5 and Xbox Series X: Why we need ne …
- Live trivia app HQ comes back to life – Axios 2020/03/29
Live trivia app HQ comes back to life AxiosHQ Trivia is back less than two months after the app was shut down The VergeView Full Coverage on Google News
- How the COVID-19 pandemic is reshaping healthcare with technology 2020/03/27
In one of my recent podcasts, John Kravitz, CIO of Geisinger Health, a leading health system with 11 campuses and 13 hospitals in Pennsylvania, speaks about how the organization’s leaders have been “b …
- CIOs discuss their evolving role 2020/03/27
The CIO role has changed into a digital role. How well are CIOs succeeding remains an important topic and was one that several CIOs discussed a few weeks ago when the coronavirus crisis was in its ear …
- BrandPost: Fiber optics usher in an era of light for campus networks 2020/03/27
Connectivity is a cornerstone for enterprises to succeed, particularly now many operational processes can be done online or via mobile. Campus networks play a critical part in ensuring fast and stable …
- IT innovation takes flight at Embry-Riddle 2020/03/27
“How do we change IT from being a Department of No?”To read this article in full, please click here(Insider Story)
- 4 keys to sustaining innovation 2020/03/27
Thousands of articles, books, talks, and seminars have been devoted to tales of cool innovative projects that have transformed companies and even entire industries. Indeed, innovation is unarguably a …
- The Station: Bird and Lime layoffs, pivots in a COVID-19 era and a $2.2 trillion deal 2020/03/29
Hello folks, welcome back (or hi for the first time) to The Station, a weekly newsletter dedicated to the all the ways people and packages move around this world. I’m your host, Kirsten Korosec, senio …
- Saudi spies tracked phones using flaws the FCC failed to fix for years 2020/03/29
Lawmakers and security experts have long warned of security flaws in the underbelly of the world’s cell networks. Now a whistleblower says the Saudi government is exploiting those flaws to track its c …
- White House extends social distancing guidelines to April 30 2020/03/29
Only a few days after saying that he would like to see the country “opened up and raring to go by Easter” and maybe relax rules for at least some parts of the U.S. sooner than later, President Trump t …
- Divesting from one facial recognition startup, Microsoft ends outside investments in the tech 2020/03/29
Microsoft is pulling out of an investment in an Israeli facial recognition technology developer as part of a broader policy shift to halt any minority investments in facial recognition startups, the c …
- Fauci: US can expect more than 100,000 COVID-19 deaths, millions of cases 2020/03/29
On CNN’s State of the Union Sunday, the leading U.S. authority on the COVID-19 pandemic made some grim predictions about the course of the novel coronavirus as it rages through communities within the …
- Seemingly Unreleased Version of Logic Pro X With Live Loops Appears on Apple's Education Site [Updated] 2020/03/29
Update: Apple has replaced the Logic Pro X image with an older version. Original story follows. A seemingly unreleased version of Logic Pro X has appeared on Apple's education site, as spotted by …
- 2020 iPad Pro Teardown Provides Closer Look at LiDAR Scanner and Confirms Incremental Update 2020/03/28
iFixit today shared a video teardown of the new iPad Pro, which Apple unveiled earlier this month. iFixit found that most of the internals of the 2020 iPad Pro are the same as the 2018 model, confir …
- Top Stories: Hands-On With 2020 iPad Pro and MacBook Air, iOS and iPadOS 13.4 Released, iPhone 12 Delay? 2020/03/28
After last week's flurry of product launches, Apple's new iPad Pro and MacBook Air have started to make their way into consumers' hands, and we've gone hands-on with both of them t …
- Apple Suppliers Worried About iPhone Demand, Production Ramp-Up for New iPhones Reportedly Postponed 2020/03/28
Most of the factories in China that supply devices and components to Apple are back to churning out products, but Apple suppliers are said to be worried about how much demand there will be for the cur …
- Zoom Updates iOS App to Stop Sending Data to Facebook 2020/03/28
Zoom, a video conferencing app that many people are using at the current time to keep in touch with coworkers while working from home, was sending data to Facebook without disclosing the data sharing …
Tech in Asia
- Startups need to manage cash and have “a bit of luck” to survive Covid-19 2020/03/29
Founders in Southeast Asia remain optimistic, pivoting their businesses to ensure that they will survive even as the pandemic rages on.
- Singapore startup using blockchain to keep certificates gets seed funding 2020/03/27
Now valued at nearly US$4 million, Edufied looks to scale in its home country and the Philippines.
- Hooq, Singtel’s video-streaming service, files for liquidation 2020/03/27
The service failed to sufficiently grow and provide sustainable returns amid stiff competition, according to a report.
- Vickers Venture Partners secures $200m for sixth fund 2020/03/27
The VC firm is looking to raise US$500 million for the new fund.
- Coca-Cola’s VC arm invests in Indonesian logistics startup Kargo 2020/03/27
Kargo will use part of the new funds to help its transporters survive the economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.
- Coronavirus: Fake news crackdown by UK government 2020/03/29
A rapid response unit is working with social media firms to take down misleading or harmful content.
- Manufacturers cast doubt on ventilator target 2020/03/29
Engineering firms say the UK may not have all the ventilators it needs when virus infections peak.
- Coronavirus: YouTube stars urge fans to stay at home 2020/03/29
More than 100 YouTubers appear in a video message encouraging people to stay at home.
- Coronavirus: NHS turns to big tech to tackle Covid-19 hot spots 2020/03/28
Amazon, Google, Palantir, Microsoft and Faculty AI will help decision-makers better understand the crisis.
- Coronavirus lockdown: Clubbers go online for music 2020/03/28
With the coronavirus lockdown bringing normal nightlife to an end, some enterprising DJs are going online.