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Trump bans dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok, WeChat

August 07 2020
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NEW YORK, Aug 7: President Donald Trump has ordered a sweeping but unspecified ban on dealings with the Chinese owners of consumer apps TikTok and WeChat, although it remains unclear if he has the legal authority to actually ban the apps from th

Chinese-backed hackers targeted COVID-19 vaccine firm Moderna

July 31 2020
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WASHINGTON: Chinese government-linked hackers targeted biotech company Moderna Inc, a leading US-based coronavirus vaccine research developer, earlier this year in a bid to steal valuable data, according to a US security official tracking Chines

Twitter disables Trump tweet over copyright complaint

July 19 2020
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WASHINGTON, July 19: Twitter Inc disabled a campaign-style video that President Donald Trump retweeted on Saturday, citing a copyright complaint.

Biden, Gates, other Twitter accounts hacked in Bitcoin scam

July 16 2020
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SAN FRANCISCO, July 16: Unidentified hackers broke into the Twitter accounts of technology moguls, politicians, celebrities and major companies Wednesday in an apparent Bitcoin scam.

Tesla ‘very close’ to level 5 autonomous driving technology, Musk says

July 09 2020
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SHANGHAI/BEIJING: US electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc is “very close” to achieving level 5 autonomous driving technology, Chief Executive Elon Musk said on Thursday, referring to the capability to navigate roads without any driver input.

Rare ‘ring of fire’ solar eclipse on the longest day of the year

June 21 2020
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CHIAYI, Taiwan: A shimmering ring of light flashed into view on Sunday in parts of the eastern hemisphere as the moon drifted across the face of the sun in a rare eclipse on the longest day of the year.

Twitter attaches disclaimer to Trump tweet for ‘glorifying violence’

May 29 2020
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Twitter hid a tweet from President Donald Trump on Friday and accused him of breaking its rules by “glorifying violence”, after he tweeted that looters at protests in Minneapolis would be shot.

UN warns cybercrime on rise during pandemic

May 23 2020
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UNITED NATIONS: The UN disarmament chief says the COVID-19 pandemic is moving the world toward increased technological innovation and online collaboration, but “cybercrime is also on the rise, with a 600% increase in malicious emails during the

Musk’s SpaceX wins NASA award to supply planned lunar space station

March 28 2020
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NASA on Friday picked a new space capsule from Elon Musk’s SpaceX to ferry cargo and supplies to the agency’s planned lunar space station, a crucial building block to its plans to build a permanent post on the moon and mount future missions

NSA finds major security flaw in Windows 10, free fix issued

January 15 2020
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The National Security Agency has discovered a major security flaw in Microsoft’s Windows 10 operating system that could let hackers intercept seemingly secure communications.

Solar eclipse today, begins at 8:43am

December 25 2019
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KATHMANDU: BP Koirala Memorial Planetarium, Observatory and Science Museum Development Board has made arrangement for viewing the solar eclipse with the help of telescope from 8:00 am today.

Twitter brings back election labels for 2020 US candidates

December 13 2019
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SAN FRANCISCO: Twitter is bringing back special labels to help users identify accounts and tweets from US political candidates.

Fix climate crisis because Earth is all we’ve got, Physics Nobel prize winner says

December 08 2019
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STOCKHOLM: Fix the climate crisis and save the Earth, one of this year’s Nobel laureates for physics urged on Saturday, saying the idea of humans escaping our planet to live in other solar systems was farfetched and unrealistic.

Facebook agrees to provide additional documents in California AG data privacy probe

November 22 2019
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WASHINGTON, Nov 22: Facebook Inc has agreed to turn over additional documents after the California state attorney general’s office went to court this month to compel the social media firm to comply with requests for information in its privacy

Vietnam jails music teacher for 11 years over 'anti-state' Facebook posts

November 15 2019
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HANOI, Nov 15: A court in Vietnam jailed a music teacher for 11 years on Friday for a series of posts on Facebook that the government said were “anti-state”.