Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
Internet service for all Thai villages by end of this year, says minister
DEVELOPING digital infrastructure is the most crucial step in advancing “Industry 4.0” in the Asean region, say representatives from both the public and private sectors.
Sun, 20 Jan 2019 01:00
Analysts: Yes, Najib a social media hit, but public perception unchanged
PETALING JAYA: Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has become a sensation with his arty trolling of people on the Internet, but social media and political analysts say his efforts will not change the public's perception of him.
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 01:00
Remembering the hero who fought for our freedom in the Internet era
Last Friday marked five years since the day the brilliant computer mind, Aaron Swartz, apparently committed suicide at the age of 26. His is a heartbreaking story.
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 19:30
YouTube star arrested in drugs bust
Supatra “Baitoey" Buakaew, 21 – who became an internet sensation in Thailand doing her “snake dance” to the song “Burn it Down” by Ahzee and Faydee in a Bangkok club in 2017 – has been arrested along with her 39-year-old alleged drug-dealer boyfriend Pornchai Khumkrong, the Metropolitan Police Bureau said on Thursday.
Tue, 08 Jan 2019 01:00
Companies show how Internet of Things is making lives easier
THE INTERNET of Things (IoT) has lately become one of the most used technologies, due to its effectiveness and the relevance it has in the lives of individuals. Listed below are four companies which, with the help of Internet of Things – using multiple technologies on one website – have had an impact on the lives of companies or individuals.
Mon, 07 Jan 2019 01:00
Internet service JV eyes double-digit growth in Myanmar
Myanmar Information Highway (MIH), a joint venture between Benchachinda Group and local companies that provides broadband Internet services in Myanmar, hopes to enjoy double-digit growth this year, according to Passakorn Hongsyok, the firm’s general manager.
Sat, 05 Jan 2019 10:40
Mobile networks offer free calls in Nakhon Si Thammarat
Mobile operators AIS, DTAC and True are offering free 50 minutes of voice calls and 1GB of free Internet for people in Nakhon Si Thammarat from January 4 to 6.
Tue, 01 Jan 2019 01:00
Public Health Ministry pushes use of emerging technology by state hospitals
THE PUBLIC Health Ministry is encouraging hospitals under its supervision to tap the power of emerging technologies such as the Internet of Things (IoT), “Big Data” and artificial intelligence (AI).
Mon, 31 Dec 2018 01:00
Braced for the accelerated revolution of 2019
Business and universities are showing admirable readiness to adopt the paradigm shift of the Internet of Things and AI
Wed, 26 Dec 2018 01:00
NBTC OFFERS FREE INTERNET
The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) will provide free high-speed Internet to 600,000 households, totalling 1.8 million people in 3,920 villages in the remote areas of Thailand, for three years.
Tue, 25 Dec 2018 17:51
NBTC to offer free Internet access in remote areas
The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) will provide free high-speed Internet access to 600,000 households totalling 1.8 million people in 3,920 villages in remote areas for three years.
Tue, 25 Dec 2018 01:00
Alibaba aims for 2 billion users by 2036
E-COMMERCE and Internet behemoth Alibaba Group Holding Ltd aims to register 2 billion individual users around the world by 2036.
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 17:57
HSBC launches digital options
HSBC says it is the leading foreign bank in Thailand to launch a fully Integrated Omnichannel Collections Service in partnership with 2C2P Thailand Co Ltd, that operates across all major digital channels in the country, in a move to help multinational and domestic companies tap into a market where internet usage tops world rankings.
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:01
Hidden price of piracy
The fast transmission of digital data has facilitated access to online pirated content. Among some consumers this has resulted in an expectation of getting ‘something for nothing’ – an unfortunate by-product of the internet era which has seen a huge devaluation in the work of artists, musicians, directors, actors, and others making entertainment products.
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 18:33
Cabinet reveals new year ‘gifts'
A free internet connection, a free tour of 10 Bangkok temples, Bt40,000 funeral assistance and free emergency medical treatment for 72 hours at all hospitals are among the “new year gifts" that the cabinet has approved this week, said government spokeswoman Col Thaksada Saengkachan.