Over children's privacy, Google's YouTube to pay $170 million

Google, and its YouTube video service will pay $170 million to settle allegations that it broke federal law by collecting personal information about children, the Federal Trade Commission said on We

T-Mobile US workers worry over jop losses due to Sprint deal

T-Mobile US retail employees and technicians delivered a letter late Tuesday for Deutsche Telekom CEO Tim Hoettges, seeking assurances that their jobs and paychecks will be safe if the wireless carr

Huawei staff coerced by US enticing to provide company info

China’s Huawei Technologies on Tuesday said the US government had instructed law enforcement to “coerce” and “entice” its employees to turn against the company, as it s

Source: Google to pay up to $200 million to FTC on YouTube probe

A person briefed on the matter told Reuters that the Alphabet Inc’s Google will spend up to $200 million to settle a Federal Trade Commission investigation into YouTube’s alleged violati

Saudi public servants will be targeted by new anti-corruption chief

The new head of Saudi Arabia’s anti-corruption commission said he plans to go after graft by ordinary government employees, following a high-profile campaign two years ago that netted princes,

How are diabetes and stress linked?

Diabetes and stress appear to be linked in several important ways. Namely, stress can both contribute to and be a consequence of diabetes. For example, a person may feel that their stress levels ri

Donald Trump Denies Reports He Called His Daughter

Madeleine Westerhout, personal assistant to Donald Trump, filed a resignation letter after commenting on the daughters of the head of state - Ivanka and Tiffany, according to the Politico. US Presi

Russian telecom giant and China’s Huawei launch 5G zones in Russian cities

Russian mobile operator MTS has teamed up with Chinese tech giant Huawei for a 5G pilot scheme in Moscow and Kronshtadt, where for the first time the super-fast network will cover almost the entire

Apple to supply parts to independent repair shops for first time

Apple Inc said on Thursday it will begin selling parts, tools and repair guides to independent shops to fix broken iPhones, a major change after years of lobbying against laws in some US states that

Reports: Telegram to launch ‘Gram’ cryptocurrency by October 31

Telegram plans to launch its own cryptocurrency called ‘Gram’ within the next two months, media reports citing the social network’s investors say. The network is planning to make

Qualcomm targets Wi-Fi market in push to expand beyond phones

Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday announced a new range of Wi-Fi chips designed to work with Wi-Fi 6, the newest version of the technology and one that Qualcomm hopes will help boost sales of its separate 5G

Attempts to extinguish Amazon forest`s fire underway in full swing

The Attempts to extinguish the fire in  Amazon forest are underway in full swing. Brazilian warplanes are dumping water on the burning forest in the Amazon state of Rondonia, responding to a gl

What does 5G have to do with our health?

As 5G wireless technology is slowly making its way across the globe, many government agencies and organizations advise that there is no reason to be alarmed about the effects of radiofrequency waves

App to help coffee farmers battered by dismal prices earn more income

An app that sends money in the form of tips from appreciative caffeine devotees around the world to coffee growers in Colombia could help farmers battered by dismal prices earn more income, the init

Russia launches humanoid robot into space on Thursday

A Russian humanoid robot was making its way on Thursday to the International Space Station after blasting off on a two-week mission to support the crew and test his skills. Known as FEDOR, which st

New frontier for commercial space seen by boeing spacecraft astronauts

A crew of veteran US astronauts and aviators are training in Houston for a manned mission to the International Space Station aboard Boeing’s new Starliner spacecraft, which could also be used

Google, Apple, Mozilla to block Kazakh monitoring system

Google, Apple and Firefox browser maker Mozilla took steps on Wednesday to block the Kazakh government from creating an internet monitoring system using their browsers. Google Chrome and Mozilla Fi

IPhone maker is "aggressively testing" BOE's flexible OLED

Apple Inc is in the final stages of certifying advanced screens from Chinese display maker BOE Technology Group Co Ltd for its iPhones, as it attempts to reduce reliance on Samsung Electronics, the