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They look the same and are only different in the minor details: Apple's MacBook Air (left) and Huawei's rival laptop, the MateBook 13. — dpa

Just how close does Huawei's MateBook 13 match Apple's MacBook Air?

Huawei wants to play in the big leagues when it comes to notebooks, unleashing its MateBook 13 as the rival to Apple's MacBook Air. But how do they stack up against one another when put to the test?

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Tourists in China will soon be able to find toilets through Baidu's map app, thanks to the Culture and Tourism Ministry's oddly specific request. — AFP

China’s Tourism Ministry develops toilet locator service for visitors

22 March 2019

Visitors to China will soon be able to easily find some 20,000 toilets through Baidu's map app, thanks to the Culture and Tourism Ministry's oddly specific request.

WhatsApp Business comes to iOS. — WhatsApp

WhatsApp Business finally rolls out to iOS devices

22 March 2019

Over a year after WhatsApp's small business-oriented application launched on Android, WhatsApp Business finally starts rolling out on iOS.

The clock is ticking on Apple’s strategy beyond its own hardware. — AP

Apple’s growth depends on Androids: opinion

22 March 2019

Much has been written about Apple Inc’s efforts to sell more stuff to the people who own 1.4 billion of the company’s iPhones and other hardware.

Tesla joins Apple in trade secret cases tied to China’s Xpeng

22 March 2019

Tesla Inc accused one of its former engineers of stealing highly confidential autopilot information before bolting to Chinese rival Xpeng Motors, eight months after one of Apple Inc’s ex-employees was charged with taking sensitive robocar secrets to a new job with that same company.

Myer department store has said it will stop selling Apple products as they are 'unprofitable'. — Reuters

Australia’s Myer department stores says to stop selling Apple products

22 March 2019

Australian department store Myer will stop selling Apple Inc products due to the sales being unprofitable, operator Myer Holdings said on March 22.

The Honor 8X has a 16-megapixel front camera for users’ selfie and wefie needs. — Honor

Honor 8X price slashed to RM849

22 March 2019

The budget-friendly Honor 8X smartphone just got even more affordable.

Digi subscribers will be able to get insurance against dengue and Zika virus, which is payable as part of their phone bill, under Digi's new Dengue Cover+ plan. — MUHAMAD SHAHRIL ROSLI/The Star

Digi offers dengue insurance to its subscribers

22 March 2019

Digi subscribers will be able to get insurance against dengue and Zika virus, which is payable as part of their phone bill, under Digi's new Dengue Cover+ plan.

The study would mark the latest move by the agency to increase scrutiny of big technology firms and the power they wield in various markets, from online retail to digital advertising. — AFP

US to probe tech companies over data collection practices

22 March 2019

The US Federal Trade Commission plans to investigate technology companies’ collection and use of consumer data, stepping up pressure on companies like Google, Facebook Inc and Amazon.com Inc that depend on amassing vast amounts of information on users.

A slowdown in iPhone sales, combined with a proliferation of new iPhone models – many of which use newer organic light-emitting displays (OLED) - have left Japan Display's new factory running at half capacity. — Reuters

Apple’s iPhone struggles unravel ambitions of Japan Display

22 March 2019

When Japan Display Inc broke ground on a new factory in central Japan in 2015, the future looked bright for one of the world's top vendors of liquid crystal display (LCD) panels.

Hobson ran the YouTube channel Fantastic Adventures for seven years before it was shut down recently after allegations of child abuse. — Pinal County Sheriff/AFP

Mom behind popular YouTube channel Fantastic Adventures arrested for child abuse

22 March 2019

Machelle Hobson, the creator behind YouTube channel Fantastic Adventures, allegedly pepper-sprayed her children when they forgot their lines.

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