Sun, 21 Oct 2018 09:00
Microsoft Surface PCs get China debut
BEIJING - China is now the second-largest market for Surface after the United States, chief product officer at Microsoft said.
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 23:01
Contest fires up young pioneers of IoT
Microsoft and SiriVentures over the past week kicked off “Smart Living with Micro:bit”, Thailand’s first youth competition to develop a new generation of Internet of Things (IoT) pioneers.
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 01:00
Allianz Global Wealth Report: The end of complacency
ALLIANZ UNVEILED the ninth edition of its "Global Wealth Report", which puts the asset and debt situation of households in more than 50 countries under the microscope.
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 01:00
When an eyebrow tattoo goes wrong
Bold, defined eyebrows are in style right now and this trend has brought with it a boom in eyebrow tattooing or microblading.
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 06:50
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies of cancer: family
Billionaire Paul Allen, who founded US software giant Microsoft with Bill Gates in the 1970s, died Monday after his latest battle with cancer. He was 65.
Mon, 08 Oct 2018 17:20
TCRB expanding its reach in micro-bank segment
Thai Credit Retail Bank (TCRB), a specialist in the micro-bank segment, is gearing up to elevate its brand profile and expand its reach to a greater number of customers.
Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:58
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen battles cancer anew
Billionaire Paul Allen, who founded US software giant Microsoft with Bill Gates in 1975, revealed on Monday he is in a new battle with cancer.
Fri, 28 Sep 2018 12:33
Plane ditches into Pacific lagoon: report
A passenger plane ditched in a lagoon on Friday after overshooting the runway on a remote Micronesian island, local media reported.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 06:48
Microplastics may enter foodchain through mosquitoes
Mosquito larvae have been observed ingesting microplastics that can be passed up the food chain, researchers said Wednesday, potentially uncovering a new way that the polluting particles could damage the environment.
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 01:00
Epic Lanka ties up with VisionFund
AWARD-WINNING regional technology leader Epic Lanka (Pvt) Ltd recently announced a strategic partnership with VisionFund Lanka (VFL), the local subsidiary of global microfinance giant VisionFund International, to deliver a state-of-the-art digital Mobile Branchless Banker Platform to enhance its distribution of services in Sri Lanka’s micro-finance sector.
Wed, 05 Sep 2018 01:00
Uncertainty shapes the way we shop and make important choices
SHOULD YOU buy Apple’s new MacBook or a Microsoft Surface Pro tablet? For people who know little or care little about laptop specifications, they would most likely pick the product that speaks to their heart’s desire the most.
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 01:00
AYA reaches for cloud with Microsoft transformation
AYA BANK, the second-largest private bank in Myanmar, is tapping software giant Microsoft to bring in cloud technology aimed at boosting staff productivity and improving their services to customers.
Tue, 28 Aug 2018 01:00
Govt to track microplastics in ocean using AI device
JAPAN’S SCIENCE Ministry plans to develop a new device to monitor microplastics in the sea using artificial intelligence and other technologies, according to informed sources.
Mon, 27 Aug 2018 06:40
Japan to monitor microplastic pollution with AI device
The science ministry plans to develop a new device to monitor microplastics (see above) in the sea using artificial intelligence and other technologies, according to informed sources.
Mon, 27 Aug 2018 01:00
Drugs, Botox and Late Nights
A British micro-engraver carves out his own niche