Mon, 24 Jun 2019 18:26
Myanmar blocks Internet access in Rakhine, Chin states
Following the escalation of clashes between Tatmadaw (the military) and rebel group Arakan Army (AA) in conflict-torn Rakhine State, Myanmar recently ordered a temporary halt to all data services in nine townships in Rakhine and neighbouring Chin State, according to government officials.
Sun, 23 Jun 2019 20:25
Majority of net users watch online videos in China
About 725 million internet users in China, or 87.5 percent of the total online population, watched online videos in 2018, while more than 230 million users have paid for membership of Chinese online video platforms, according to a report released on June 11 at the Internet Summit in Shanghai.
Mon, 24 Jun 2019 01:00
CAT tasked with expanding internet infrastructure
The Digital Economy and Society (DE) Ministry has disbursed Bt5 billion for the upgrade and development of Thailand’s internet infrastructure towards helping the country achieve its goal of becoming the digital hub of Asean.
Sun, 23 Jun 2019 11:04
China steps up food safety with Internet technology
BEIJING - China is aiming to improve food safety by applying an Internet Plus model and big data technology.
Thu, 20 Jun 2019 16:56
Civilian groups to submit petition to Parliament to cancel junta's orders
Twenty-three civilian groups have prepared to submit at least 10,000 signatures to the Parliament as part of their attempt to revoke the junta’s orders issued under Article 44.
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 01:00
The internet of things – a Luddite speaks
Re: “Alexa, give me an alibi”, Editorial, and “Masks, cash and apps”, Opinion, June 15.
Sun, 16 Jun 2019 09:54
Jakarta university offers special entrance scheme for YouTubers with 10k subscribers
National Development University Veteran Jakarta (UPNVJ) took the internet by storm this week after announcing that YouTubers who have at least 10,000 subscribers may enroll at the university through a special admissions scheme.
Tue, 11 Jun 2019 20:30
The latest in pest control: If you can’t beat them, eat them!
A northeastern province has come up with a solution for pest control that buys into the Internet meme, “If you can’t beat them, eat them!”
Sun, 09 Jun 2019 16:20
Police go after accomplices of man arrested for blackmailing women
Police are looking to arrest accomplices of a television show production assistant following his arrest for allegedly luring and blackmailing women via a bogus Facebook page with nude pictures and video clips, which he was allegedly selling on the Internet for years.
Fri, 07 Jun 2019 01:00
WB urges measures to increase affordability of internet, implement
THAILAND is closing in on two milestones marking its advancement in digital technology – the extension of internet coverage to all villages and the final testing for a national digital ID scheme.
Sat, 01 Jun 2019 15:42
US preparing antitrust probe of Google: report
The US Department of Justice is preparing an antitrust investigation of Internet titan Google, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday.
Fri, 31 May 2019 01:00
Technology takes command
Young smart farmers in Chachoengsao province adopt the Internet of Things to grow their 100-per-cent organic produce
Wed, 29 May 2019 15:38
Sea (Thailand) aims to sharpen digital skills for new generation
Sea (Thailand), a leading internet company in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, operating three platforms known as Garena, Shopee, and AirPay, held a special talk show event entitle: “Sea insight Future Focus” share views on necessary skill sets that the new generation and professionals should possess for work, study and general adaptation amongst changes in the society.
Tue, 28 May 2019 01:00
Vietnam: Asia’s next high-performing economy
VIETNAM should take advantage of the next wave of digital technologies such as blockchain, artificial intelligence, internet of things and cloud-based services to become Asia’s next high-performing economy and improve the living standards of its residents, experts urged at a meeting held in Ho Chi Minh city last week.
Fri, 24 May 2019 15:08
Vietnam poised to become Asia's next high-performing economy
Vietnam should take advantage of the next wave of digital technologies such as blockchain, artificial intelligence, internet of things and cloud-based services to become Asia's next high-performing economy and improve the living standards of its residents, experts urged at a meeting on Wednesday (May 22) in Ho Chi Minh City.