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As the pandemic trashes the world economy, one business is booming. The number of ransomware attacks, where hackers encrypt a user’s data files and then demand payment to restore access, climbed by 20% in the first half of the year to reach 121.4 million assaults, according to data security firm SonicWall.
Studies around the world have, unsurprisingly, pointed to a surge in screen time among young children and adolescents during the pandemic. To reduce the risk of addiction, one digital media coach is calling on parents to draw up a screen-time "contract" with their children.
What might look like playful works of art or glorified egg-beating are in fact games and apps that, with a tap of the button, help users beat procrastination, reduce stress or take time for a pause in their day. Here's an overview of three such apps.
Growing concern over health standards in eSports has prompted a new federation to pledge to address the problem, as players fall victim to conditions ranging from wrist injuries to obesity, stress and diabetes.
Music streaming app NetEase walks a fine line as it cracks down on ‘emotional’ listeners during a pandemic
The phenomenon sparked a new meme dubbed NetEmo, which took off after some users poked fun at depressed people. Launched by Internet company and game giant NetEase in 2013, NetEase Cloud Music has more than 800 million registered users and 30 million tracks.
As fleeting as fame can be, TikTok is the rare platform where many users aren’t out to achieve stardom or notoriety.
Singapore researchers have developed "electronic skin" capable of recreating a sense of touch, an innovation they hope will allow people with prosthetic limbs to detect objects, as well as feel texture, or even temperature and pain.
US lawmakers will grill the chiefs of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google on July 29 about how they wield marketplace power in what promises to be a rare political spectacle.
When it comes to helping employees balance work hours with relaxation, Acuity Insurance chief executive officer Ben Salzmann has a unique tool at his disposal: a 65-foot Ferris wheel.
Aritra Chakravarty, founder of London-based online accounts and investments provider Dozens, admits it’s a tough time to be seeking up to £15mil for a startup.