Voices of protest, crying for change, ring across US, beyond

They are nurses and doctors, artists, students, construction workers, government employees; black, brown and white; young and old. Hundreds of thousands of demonstrators have taken ...

IBM Collaborates with NTUC Learninghub to Close Digital Skills Gaps in Singapore Through Free Online Courses in Technology

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 16 June 2020 - Global technology giant IBM, and Singapore's leading Continuing Education and Training provider NTUC LearningHub (NTUC LHUB), today announced a collaborat...

Germany to take stake in company working on virus vaccine

BERLIN (AP) — The German government said Monday it is taking a 23% stake in CureVac, a German company working on a potential vaccine for the coronavirus, underlining its determination to keep key indu...

Veteran doc Müller-Wohlfahrt stepping down at Bayern Munich

Long-serving Bayern Munich doctor Hans-Wilhelm Müller-Wohlfahrt is stepping down after some 40 years at the club. The 77-year-old Müller-Wohlfahrt will end his activities at the end ...

Web inventor: Closing digital divide must be top priority

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — World Wide Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee said Thursday the COVID-19 pandemic demonstrates “the gross inequality” of a world where almost half the population is unable to connect t...

Microsoft joins Amazon, IBM in pausing face scans for police

Microsoft has become the third big tech company this week to say it won’t sell its facial recognition software to police, following similar moves by Amazon and IBM. Microsoft's presi...

HKTDC’s Start-up Express Pitching Contest Showcases Innovative Solutions

Development programme creates opportunities in a volatile economy HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 10 June 2020 - Start-up Express, an entrepreneurship development programme organised by the Hong K...

Fuji Xerox Bolsters Intelligent Information Management with M-Files AI-Powered Hybrid Cloud Solution

Accelerates Digital Transformation by Simplifying Business Processes Through Unifying Organization Data SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 10 June 2020 - Fuji Xerox Asia Pacific announced today its partn...

Swiss Cordata Association sets up international blockchain laboratory to support the development of cross-chain ecosystems

ZUG, SWITZERLAND - Media OutReach - 10 June 2020 - Recent years have seen countries continuously research and explore new information technologies such as big data, blockchain, and artificial inte...

IBM quits facial recognition, joins call for police reforms

IBM is getting out of the facial recognition business, saying it's concerned about how the technology can be used for mass surveillance and racial profiling. Ongoing protests respond...

From battery performance to cyber and fire: Growth of electric cars comes with a host of new risks and claims scenarios for manufacturers, suppliers and insurers, Allianz warns

Government policies on climate change and consumer demand could see the number of electric cars reach 100 million by start of next decade compared with seven million today.China is the world's larg...

New US sanctions on 33 Chinese entities to take effect on June 5

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two weeks after adding 33 Chinese companies to trade blacklists, the U.S. Department of Commerce said the sanctions will take effect on Friday (June 5). Washington on M...

NCKU to open Taiwan's first school of computing

TAINAN (Taiwan News) — National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) held a groundbreaking ceremony for its billion-dollar research center on Wednesday morning (June 3) and announced the establishment o...

Coocaa S6G TV breaks e-commerce live streaming record on Lazada Vietnam with 1000 in sales

Lazada live streaming (LazLive) witnessed new record-high numbers in Vietnam on May 28, drew nearly 5000 views and more than 30.000 likes. HO CHI MINH CITY, VIENAM - Media OutReach - May 29, 2020 ...

CUHK Business School Research Finds Being Beautiful is Not Always an Advantage When Soliciting Online Charitable Donations

HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 29 May 2020 - The conventional wisdom is that attractive people have it easier in life. They tend to be employed more easily, are paid better by appearing to be mor...