Ericsson ConsumerLab Report: Digital Technologies to Augment Singapore's Transportation Infrastructure

43 percent of Savvy Commuters feel that they receive plenty of mental space when commuting 40% of Singaporeans feel that their city infrastructure is becoming more strained every year Technology expec...

Hong Kong leader: National security law has been 'effective'

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said Wednesday that the city's new national security law has been “remarkably effective in restoring stability” after months of political unrest, and that ...

Drones to the rescue: Berlin lab seeks quicker virus tests

BERLIN (AP) — A German lab is hoping to cut the time it takes to send coronavirus tests across Berlin by using drones, thereby avoiding the capital's clogged roads. California-based ...

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong to plead guilty at trial over protest involvement

Prominent Hong Kong dissident Joshua Wong announced on Monday (Nov. 23) that he and two other leading activists will plead guilty at the opening of a trial over their involvement in last year's pr...

Grounded Baltic Sea ferry pulled off seabed, resumes trip

HELSINKI (AP) — A passenger ferry that ran aground in heavy winds in a Baltic Sea archipelago between Finland and Sweden was dragged off the shore and towed early Sunday to a port, where some of its o...

Viking Grace: Finnish ferry towed to safety after stranding

The Finland-based Viking Line Group said its 429 passengers and crew spent Saturday night aboard the Viking Grace ferry after running aground next to islands between Sweden and Finland. The MS Viking...

Baltic Sea ferry runs aground in Finnish waters; no injuries

HELSINKI (AP) — A Baltic Sea ferry with 331 passengers and a crew of 98 has run aground in the Aland Islands archipelago between Finland and Sweden. Finnish authorities say there are “no lives in imme...

India says Pakistani shelling kills soldier in Kashmir

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — An Indian soldier was killed and another wounded by Pakistani shelling along the highly militarized frontier dividing Kashmir between the two nuclear-armed rivals, the Indian ar...

Bosnia marks 25 years since inking of US-brokered peace deal

SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — As their ethnic leaders gathered around a table outside Dayton, Ohio, to initial a U.S.-brokered peace deal a quarter-century ago, Edisa Sehic and Janko Samoukovic ...

US safety agency seeks input on autonomous vehicle rules

DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government's road safety agency is asking for public comment on how it should regulate safe deployment of self-driving vehicles. Seeking public comment is an ...

TSMC and Google look to chip packaging to boost computing power

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) is working with Google and other U.S. tech companies to improve chip packaging in order to boost semiconductor performance. ...

Hurricane Iota bashes Nicaragua, Honduras after Eta floods

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Hurricane Iota battered Nicaragua's Caribbean coast and flooded some stretches of neighboring Honduras that were still under water from Hurricane Eta two weeks earlier, le...

Hong Kong former lawmakers arrested for protest against pro-China bill

Three former Hong Kong lawmakers said they were arrested on Wednesday for previous attempts to disrupt debate of pro-Beijing bills in the legislature. Chu Hoi-dick, Ray Chan and Ted Hui said in sepa...

3 former pro-democracy lawmakers arrested in Hong Kong

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police arrested three former opposition lawmakers Wednesday for disrupting legislative meetings several months ago, as concerns grow over a crackdown on the city’s pro-democ...

Ford to revamp Detroit book warehouse into innovation hub

DETROIT (AP) — Ford Motor Co. revealed plans Tuesday to transform a long-vacant book warehouse into a hub for automobile innovation in Detroit’s oldest neighborhood. Corktown, long k...