• Tuesday
  • October 21, 2014
  • Last updated: 5:22am
Hong Kong

Humidity 

UV 

Pollution 

Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 152 for Human Rights

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

    Killer robots not far off, Human Rights Watch warns

    Posted Nov 21st 2012, 12:00am by Agence France-Presse in New York

    ... Agence France-Presse in New York Human Rights Watch warns of development of fully automonous combat machines 'Killer robots' close, says report Hollywood-style robots able ... Humanity"- issued on Monday by Human Rights Watch and Harvard Law School's International Human Rights Clinic- raised the alarm over the ethics of the looming technology. Calling them ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1086996/killer-robots-not-far-human-rights-watch-warns
  2. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

    Apple steals its own iPad thunder with photo release ahead of unveiling

    Posted Oct 16th 2014, 09:32pm by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in San Francisco Apple steals its own iPad thunder The masters of suspense at Apple took the surprise out of their big iPad introduction before the official unveiling overnight. Apple, known for its strict secrecy ahead of product announcements, posted images and some details about its newest iPad tablets on its iTunes website briefly yesterday (right), grabbing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1617776/apple-steals-its-own-ipad-thunder-photo-release-ahead-unveiling
  3. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

    'Voiceprints' increasingly replace passwords as new security standard

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 11:42pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in London 'Voiceprints' increasingly used by governments and businesses to replace passwords as new speaker-recognition software is rolled out Voices to become security 'standard' Over the telephone, in jail and online, a new digital bounty is being harvested: the human voice. Businesses and governments around the world are increasingly turning ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1615805/voiceprints-increasingly-replace-passwords-new-security-standard
  4. Business - Companies - TECHNOLOGY

    PCCW reaches out for growth in the 'cloud'

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 04:13am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... like data centres, but also people with the right skill set to provide the managed services to support such applications as e-commerce payment gateway and internet banking. I believe Hong Kong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1615413/pccw-reaches-out-growth-cloud
  5. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

    Canada's hitchhiking robot puts human trust to the test

    Posted Aug 03rd 2014, 06:53am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Ottawa Talking robot roams across Canada to test humans' trust in technology Hitchhiker's guide to the gadgetry A talking robot assembled from household odds and ends is hitchhiking thousands of kilometres across Canada this summer as part of a social experiment to see if those of its kind can trust humans. "Society is usually concerned ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1565103/canadas-hitchhiking-robot-puts-human-trust-test
  6. News - China - TECHNOLOGY

    Enduring appeal of immortality: Cryonics shows signs of life in China

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 05:13am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... much faith in cryonics. Zheng Congyi, a professor of biology at Wuhan University, said no humans or animals had been brought back to life using the procedure. "Today we can [use] ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1602630/enduring-appeal-immortality-cryonics-shows-signs-life-china
  7. Business - Money - TECHNOLOGY

    Online financial advisers gain investor favour

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 03:23am by WASHPOST

    ... Washington Post While software applications can offer automated guidance by tracking user behaviour, it is questionable they can fully replace human advisers E-financial advisers gain ... Dalsimer eventually signed up for Betterment, an online financial advisory service based in New York. He said the system was easier than working with a traditional human adviser. He checks ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1593307/online-financial-advisers-gain-investor-favour
  8. Business - Companies - TECHNOLOGY

    IBM launches cognitive tool for business clients

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 05:57am by Reuters

    ... profitable customers?" Watson, which uses artificial intelligence to quickly analyse huge amounts of data and can understand human language, may ask several follow-up questions to give clients ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1595011/ibm-launches-cognitive-tool-business-clients
  9. Business - Companies - TECHNOLOGY

    Rise of the geeks: Hong Kong's young entrepreneurs plot a tech revolution

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 04:28am by JUNE SUN

    ... the right thing to do," recalls Ma. Cocoon's membership starts at HK$1,000 a month, a low barrier of entry in a city known for sky high rents. It has approximately 150 members and its ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1597614/when-geeks-are-given-wings-fly
  10. Business - Companies - TECHNOLOGY

    Microsoft postpones release of Xbox One in mainland China

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 05:29am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... software firm and its domestic joint-venture partner, BesTV New Media, had earlier scheduled a grand launch on Tuesday, after granting e-commerce service provider JD.com exclusive rights to accept ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1597107/microsoft-postpones-release-xbox-one-mainland-china

Pages

Login

SCMP.com Account

or