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  1. Business - Companies - TECHNOLOGY

    Back-to-school buying buoys PC sales in Asia Pacific

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 05:26pm by Sophie Yu

    ... Sophie Yu sophie.yu@scmp.com Back-to-school buying buoys PC sales The Asia Pacific personal computer market fared better than expected in the three months to September thanks to demand ... markets, China and India. "In general, the third quarter is a seasonal back-to-school for most markets in Asia-Pacific, which drove up demand for new PCs," said Handoko Andi, research ...

  2. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

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

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

    ... It is called Lollipop in keeping with Google's tradition of naming its Android upgrades after treats. Additional reporting by Associated Press ...

  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 ... at Madrid-based AGNITiO, one of about 10 leading companies in the field. Those companies have helped enter more than 65 million voiceprints into corporate and government databases, according to Associated ...

  4. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

    Microsoft skips 9 to introduce Windows 10

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 08:46pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in San Francisco Microsoft skips 9 for Windows 10 The next version of Microsoft's flagship operating system will be called Windows 10, as the company skips version 9 to emphasise advances it is making towards a world centred on mobile devices and internet services. The current version, Windows 8, has been widely derided for forcing radical behavioural changes. ...

  5. Lifestyle - Technology - TECHNOLOGY

    Are smartphones a blessing or a curse? Scientific jury's still out

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 05:21am by GUARDIAN

    ... our attention levels? That is an open question, which Imperial College researchers hope to answer in a three-year study launched this year. The study is the largest in the world to investigate ...

  6. 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

    ... just hop over to Macau." There are going to be more consummated venture deals in Hong Kong this year than ever before, according to the Hong Kong Venture Capital Association. This may ... ago, and now attends Sha Tin College. He co-founded BeMei, an online platform connecting Chinese consumers to South Korean cosmetic surgery hospitals, which received third prize ...

  7. Business - Companies - TECHNOLOGY

    Microsoft’s man in China defects to search powerhouse Baidu

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 04:12am by BIEN PEREZ, SUE SU XINQI

    ... conference room". A child prodigy, Zhang finished elementary and high school early. At 12 years old, he became the country's youngest college student after being admitted to the University ... In 2007, Zhang took over Microsoft's mainland leadership role after Timothy Chen Yongzheng resigned as chief executive to join the National Basketball Association. Zhang stepped back to focus ...

  8. Business - China Business - TECHNOLOGY

    Samsung to launch new phone in China before Apple

    Posted Sep 24th 2014, 03:04pm by Associated Press

    ... Associated Press in Seoul Samsung Electronics said its latest Galaxy Note 4 smartphone will go on sale in China and South Korea later this month as its flagging mobile business tries to defend sales from Apple’s new iPhones. Samsung said all three South Korean mobile operators will begin Galaxy Note 4 sales on Friday. All three Chinese mobile carriers will release the new phone ...

  9. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

    Latest VR prototype from Oculus is a (360°) head-spinner

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 05:12am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Los Angeles Latest VR prototype is a (360°) head-spinner Oculus has unveiled a new prototype of its virtual reality headset- but the company still isn't ready to release a consumer edition. The headset, intended for creators of VR experiences, is nicknamed Crescent Bay and features a higher resolution and refresh rate, integrated headphones and 360-degree ...

  10. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

    Walking while texting a modern health hazard

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 05:12am by WASHPOST

    ... Safety Association. "I see pedestrians with headphones on looking down at their phones. They can't see or hear. … Anyone who's out and about sees it every day. We know it's ...




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