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Technology 09 Oct 2012 | 12:00 AM

Hacker group claims attacks on Greek govt websites

The activist hacker group Anonymous said it has taken down a number of Greek government websites.

Technology 18 Mar 2013 | 12:00 AM

Google's Schmidt to visit Myanmar, an untapped telecoms market

Google Inc executive chairman Eric Schmidt will become the first high-profile tech company executive to visit Myanmar.

TECH 29 May 2014 | 1:59 PM

Thai ministry sparks alarm with brief block of Facebook

Thai Facebook users were alarmed on Wednesday when the Information Communications Technology (ICT) Ministry blocked access to the site at the request of the military, but the junta blamed the brief shutdown on a technical problem.

TECH 30 May 2014 | 4:50 PM

Thai military seeks Facebook, Google cooperation with censorship

Thailand's military junta will send officials to Singapore and Japan in coming days to seek tighter censorship of social media from Facebook, Google Inc and instant messenger service Line, a government spokesman said on Thursday.

TECH 09 Jun 2014 | 11:00 AM

Thai post-coup mobile data usage jumps, outlook better for telcos

Mobile data usage in Thailand has surged since a military coup last month as Thais swap information and search the Internet for reliable news, providing an unexpected boon to network operators hit by depressed consumption.

TECH 10 Jul 2014 | 5:49 PM

BBC to launch online Thai news service after coup

The BBC said Wednesday it will launch a new social media service in Thailand to offer people another source of information at a time when the junta has imposed widespread censorship over domestic media.

TECH 17 Jul 2014 | 1:43 PM

Japan's KDDI, Sumitomo eye US$2bil Myanmar telecom deal

Japanese mobile carrier KDDI said Thursday that it planned to link up with trading house Sumitomo in a deal to invest about US$2bil (RM6.36bil) in developing wireless networks in Myanmar, as the country opens up after years of military rule.

TECH 02 Sep 2014 | 2:46 PM

Myanmar targets 5 million tourists with e-visa

Myanmar launched an online visa application on Monday promising an end to painful waits for permits to visit the once secretive nation as it tries to lure five million tourists a year by 2015.

TECH 03 Oct 2014 | 7:00 AM

Tech sector sizzles as Myanmar embraces Internet for the masses

From navigating gridlocked city roads to playing a favourite national sport, new homegrown apps are blossoming in Myanmar as cheap mobile technology ignites an Internet revolution in the once-isolated nation.

TECH 20 Aug 2015 | 11:52 AM

Online Thai sleuths try to crowdsource bomber’s identity

Thais have taken to the Internet to crowdsource the identity of the prime suspect in Bangkok’s shrine bombing, but police have appealed for online calm after an Australian model was falsely accused.