Exclusive: Taiwan's Powercall targets videoconferencing space as Zoom worries loom

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — People using popular videoconferencing tool Zoom, which routes some of its traffic through China, have recently been warned of privacy risks and are seeking safer alternat...

Editorial Roundup: US

Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: ___ April 8 The Mercury News on the Wisconsin Democratic presidential primary not...

Taiwan MOE bars schools from using Zoom over security concerns

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Ministry of Education (MOE) announced on Tuesday (April 7) that all schools would be prohibited from using Zoom, a video-conferencing platform that rose to po...

Microsoft engineer adapts fan-tracking app for COVID-19 use

A Microsoft engineer who designed an app to track North Dakota State University football fans on their annual trek to Texas for the national championship has taken that concept and applied it to conta...

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store for the week of April 5th. App Store Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Mon...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Tuesday, April 7, the 98th day of 2020. There are 268 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On April 7, 1...

Bill Gates calls Taiwan's handling of coronavirus 'exemplary'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — During an interview with Fox News on Sunday (April 5), Microsoft Corp. founder Bill Gates praised Taiwan's quick response to the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak....

NFL delays start of offseason workout programs for teams

CHARLOTTE, N.C (AP) — The NFL is delaying the start of its offseason workout program while formulating a plan with the NFL Players Association on how to proceed during the coronavirus pandemic. ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, April 4, the 95th day of 2020. There are 271 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On April 4, ...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows: ABC's “This Week" — To be announced. ___ NBC's “Meet the Press” — Italian Premier Gius...

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store for week ending March 29th Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Monopoly, Marmalade Game Studio...

Business Highlights

___ Stocks drop, but hold on to weekly gains after a big rally Stocks fell more than 3% on Wall Street, giving back part of the gains they piled up over the past th...

Microsoft divests from Israeli facial-recognition startup

Microsoft said Friday it is pulling its investments from a facial-recognition startup that scans faces at Israeli military checkpoints, even though the tech giant couldn't substantiate claims that the...

Ballmer to buy Forum, clearing way for new Clippers arena

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer is buying the Forum for $400 million, clearing the way for the billionaire to build a new arena down the street in Inglewood, California. ...

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App store week ending March 3rd Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. ...