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TECH 24 Mar 2014 | 4:02 PM

Twitter ban raises specter of broader social media clampdown

Turkey's abrupt ban on Twitter Inc stirred concerns on Friday that the country may pull the plug on other social media and Internet services as it grapples with internal turmoil.

Technology 16 Dec 2014 | 12:20 PM

BT opts for EE over O2 for £12.5bil UK mobile deal

BT has entered exclusive talks with the owners of EE for a potential £12.5bil (RM68.27bil) acquisition deal to give the former UK state telecoms firm the top position in mobile as well as fixed line broadband services.

TECH 19 May 2015 | 5:00 PM

US science leaders to tackle ethics of gene-editing technology

The leading US scientific organisation, responding to concerns expressed by scientists and ethicists, has launched an ambitious initiative to recommend guidelines for new genetic technology that has the potential to create "designer babies."

Technology 26 Jan 2012 | 12:00 AM

EU takes on Internet giants over people’s personal data

b>BRUSSELS:/bThe European Commission has launched a bid to make companies including Internet giants such as Google or Facebook give people more control of their personal data or face big fines

Technology 06 Apr 2011 | 12:00 AM

SEC settles charges in RM3.2bil Indian accounting fraud

b>WASHINGTON:/bFederal securities regulators settled charges against Satyam Computer Services and sanctioned its accountants, adding to the damage from a massive accounting fraud that prompted a takeover of the company by the Indian Government and criminal charges against its former executives.

Technology 05 Jan 2012 | 12:00 AM

Yahoo! names PayPal’s Thompson as CEO

b>SAN FRANCISCO/b>: Yahoo! named PayPal president Scott Thompson as its chief executive on Jan 4, hoping the well-regarded Internet technology and e-commerce expert will replicate his success at eBay and turn around the struggling company.

Technology 02 Feb 2012 | 12:00 AM

Facebook’s Zuckerberg to keep iron grip after IPO

b>SAN FRANCISCO/b>: Facebook unveiled plans for the biggest ever Internet IPO that could raise as much as US$10bil (RM30bil), but made it clear CEO Mark Zuckerberg will exercise almost complete control over the company, leaving investors with little say.

Technology 08 Feb 2012 | 12:00 AM

Yahoo! chairman exits, review drags on

b>SAN FRANCISCO/b>: Yahoo! Inc chairman Roy Bostock and three other directors will step down as the struggling company ploughs ahead with an internal overhaul, including discussions on dealing with its stakes in China's Alibaba Group and Yahoo! Japan.

Technology 14 Nov 2011 | 12:00 AM

Drama over weak certs

b>KUALA LUMPUR:/bCyberSecurity Malaysia wants the Government to consider stronger audit policies for security certificates. This comes in the wake of the revoking of trust by three major Internet browsers against local intermediate certificate authority (CA) DigiCert Sdn Bhd.

TECH 27 Aug 2013 | 12:21 PM

New Microsoft CEO faces big choices post-Ballmer

The next CEO has a big decision to make: Continue with Ballmer's One Microsoft plan or jettison that idea.