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TECH 30 May 2017 | 8:30 AM

British Airways vows ‘never again’ after costly IT collapse

British Airways (BA) said it would take steps to ensure there was no repeat of a computer system failure that stranded 75,000 passengers over a holiday weekend and turned into a public relations disaster.

TECH 29 May 2017 | 11:24 AM

BA flights disrupted for third day after IT crash

Passengers faced a third day of disruption at Heathrow on May 29 as British Airways cancelled short-haul flights after a global computer crash that unions blamed on the outsourcing of IT services to India.

TECH 29 May 2017 | 4:51 AM

More Heathrow chaos as BA scrambles to recover from IT crash

Thousands of travellers faced further chaos on May 28 as British Airways cancelled more than a hundred flights from London’s Heathrow Airport following an IT system failure.

TECH 29 May 2017 | 3:37 AM

BA cancels flights from London as global IT outage causes chaos

British Airways cancelled all its flights from London's two biggest airports on May 27 after a global computer system failure caused confusion and chaos, with thousands of passengers queuing for hours and planes left stuck on runways.

Technology 19 Jul 2016 | 4:30 AM

Japan’s SoftBank plunges after US$32bil ARM purchase

SoftBank plunged on July 19 as investors gave a thumbs down to the Japanese mobile giant’s whopping US$32bil (RM127.62bil) purchase of British iPhone chip designer ARM Holdings, which raised questions about its credit rating.

TECH 01 Oct 2018 | 10:35 AM

Tencent employs facial recognition to detect minors in top-grossing mobile game ‘Honour of Kings’

Tencent’s stricter controls over underage gamers come amid Beijing’s call to protect children’s health, with the government blaming the country’s widespread myopia on the playing of video games.