Thu, 13 Sep 2018 01:00
Tech giants sign deal on vocational education
SHARP THAI Co Ltd and Foxconn Group have joined the Office of the Vocational Education Commission (OVEC)’s bandwagon for Technical and Vocational Education and Training Cooperation (TVET) to improve vocational education using technology and internships.
Thu, 06 Sep 2018 08:53
EU news agencies blast tech giants
Europe’s biggest news agencies accused Google and Facebook of “plundering” news for free on Tuesday in a joint statement that called on the internet giants to share more of their revenues with the media.
Wed, 29 Aug 2018 09:31
Trump warns tech giants, stepping up attacks claiming 'bias'
President Donald Trump stepped up attacks on big tech firms Tuesday, warning Facebook, Google and Twitter to be "careful," hours after slamming what he called "rigged" internet search results.
Thu, 09 Aug 2018 01:00
Are tech giants hijacking Internet?
The topic of censorship is really heating up after Google, YouTube, Spotify, Apple and Facebook prevented the conservative website Infowars from being accessed by their platforms in a concerted effort to block free speech by a source they don’t like.
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 18:18
Finance ministry eyes Bt3bn from tech tax
The Finance Ministry says it has targeted an annual Bt3 billion in tax collection from Google, Facebook, Amazon, Alibaba, Apple, Line and other foreign tech giants.
Mon, 28 May 2018 01:00
Tech firms are dancing with their algorithms
There has been a lot of excitement about China’s “Big 3” tech giants Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent. Now a new challenger has appeared on the scene: Bytedance, a Beijing-based unicorn which uses artificial intelligence (AI) to create addictive content.
Fri, 13 Apr 2018 21:01
True hails startup park
True Digital Park says it has joined forces with the government and global tech giants to create the most complete and open ecosystem to drive Thai startups.
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 09:07
Premier League launches rights auction as tech giants wait
The Premier League launches its latest auction of domestic live broadcast rights on Friday but football finance experts say global tech giants such as Amazon and Facebook are not yet ready to enter the fray.
Sat, 27 Jan 2018 06:12
Soros to Google and Facebook: 'Your days are numbered'
Billionaire investor George Soros launched a scathing attack on tech giants at the Davos summit on Thursday, calling them monopolies that could be manipulated by authoritarians to subvert democracy.
Sat, 14 Oct 2017 12:06
US moves closer to EU position on taxing tech giants
Washington is softening its position on European plans to impose taxes on US tech giants such as Apple and Google, officials said this week.
Sat, 07 Oct 2017 07:00
Samsung, LG express disappointment in US ITC's remark on washers
South Korea's top tech giants Samsung Electronics Co. and LG Electronics Inc. on Friday expressed disappointment in the US International Trade Commission's (ITC) announcement that they are having an adverse impact on its washer industry.
Fri, 29 Sep 2017 11:28
Samsung, SKT stream live video with 4G, 5G
SEOUL - South Korean tech giants Samsung Electronics and SK Telecom unveiled Thursday a 360-degree virtual reality video clip utilising 4G and 5G networks within SKT headquarters in central Seoul.
Thu, 27 Jul 2017 09:55
Tech giants in push to deploy their cloud offerings overseas
Chinese tech giants are busy deploying their cloud offerings overseas－paving the way for the growing number of local companies expanding aggressively abroad and their projected demand for data storage and processing.
Thu, 20 Jul 2017 01:00
Supachai worries over threat of monopoly from tech giants
SUPACHAI Panitchpakdi, former director-general of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), is worried about the way that technology giants like Alibaba, Facebook, Google and Apple do businesses, warning that their opaque practices could lead to monopolies in local and global economies.
Tue, 27 Jun 2017 08:43
US tech giants join forces against terror content
SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and YouTube announced Monday the launch of an anti-terror partnership aimed at thwarting the spread of extremist content online.