You have searched for "heritage"

Showing 51-60 of 186

Sort by: Newest | Oldest | Relevance

TECH 01 Mar 2019 | 12:30 AM

Three Dune games announced by Conan Exiles studio

Swedish game developer Funcom has been commissioned to produce three or more video games based on the Dune franchise, currently in line for a 2020 film adaptation.

TECH 25 Feb 2019 | 9:54 AM

Sony revitalises smartphone franchise with movie-style screens

Japan’s Sony, which has fallen way behind its South Korean and Chinese rivals in the smartphone sales race, aims to capitalise on its movie pedigree with new devices featuring 21:9 ratio screens, the dimensions used to film blockbusters.

TECH 21 Feb 2019 | 5:44 AM

EU countries back copyright reforms aimed at Google, Facebook

European Union countries on Feb 20 endorsed an overhaul of the bloc's copyright rules which would force Google and Facebook Inc to pay publishers for news snippets and filter out copyright-protected content on YouTube or Instagram.

TECH 11 Feb 2019 | 1:30 AM

EU countries agree on copyright reforms, deal in sight this week

The European Union's effort to rewrite two-decade old copyright rules to take into account online platforms such as Alphabet Inc's Google moved a step forward when a majority of member countries agreed on a common position for talks with lawmakers this week.

TECH 07 Feb 2019 | 10:00 PM

It’s not a cashless society yet in Hong Kong where banknotes still rule

Going cashless may be all the rage in mainland China and places chasing “smart nation” targets, but for now at least, hard cash still rules in Hong Kong.

TECH 28 Jan 2019 | 3:00 AM

Ecuador eradicates Galapagos rats using drones

Ecuador used drones to scatter rat poison on one of the Galapagos Islands in a bid to protect species including the world's only nocturnal seagull from the pests, the archipelago's national parks authority, PNG, shared.

TECH 22 Jan 2019 | 3:46 AM

In win for tech giants, EU copyright reforms stalled

EU efforts to reform copyright rules hit a roadblock on Monday when a meeting of lawmakers and officials was called off, prompting criticism of Google from publishers after it and other tech giants lobbied against the changes.

TECH 31 Dec 2018 | 9:00 AM

‘Red Dead Redemption 2’, ‘Monster Hunter World’ among the best games of the year

Red Dead Redemption 2 cast an enormous shadow over 2018. One of the most anticipated videogames ever shifted rival games' release dates and dominated conversation. It's a type of project that sucked up all the air in the room.

TECH 10 Dec 2018 | 6:30 AM

Made By Malaysia, Loved By The World

Two decades ago it would have been virtually impossible for a regular Malaysian to create a product and then sell it to someone from across the globe. Most foreigners after all probably wouldn’t have been able to point to Malaysia on a map anyway, let alone know anything about its skilled craftsmen and artisans.

TECH 22 Nov 2018 | 11:30 PM

Virtual reality resurrects ancient Rome bit by bit

Gazing upon the splendours of ancient Rome is no longer a luxury reserved for visitors to the Italian capital, as temples opened their doors internationally with a digital project launched Nov 21 after decades of planning.