Apple appears to be broadcasting eerie footage from inside of its own headquarters, hours before one of its biggest events in years. Tim Cook and other senior Apple staff are set to take to the stage in Apple's own Steve Jobs Theater later today, announcing the company's new products. Video
Local Afghan Taliban leaders are hindering global efforts to end polio, but Afghanistan and Pakistan must continue their fight to "get to zero" cases, the philanthropist Bill Gates said on Monday. In a telephone interview with Reuters, Gates was optimistic about the global plan to eradicate
Apple is preparing for perhaps its most momentous launch event in years. At the event, the company is expected to launch a whole host of services: a subscription film and TV platform to compete with Netflix, a news service that will allow people to subscribe to magazines and papers, as well as potentially
Explicit age discrimination is illegal in many countries, though not in China. Chinese tech companies are known to prefer young workers, in part because of demands such as the so-called "996" schedule that asks employees to work 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., six days a week. On Thursday, Tencent Holdings
SAN FRANCISCO/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Apple Inc is expected to finally lift the curtain on Monday on a secretive, years-long effort to build a television and movie offering designed to compete with big media companies and boost digital services revenue as iPhone sales taper. Hollywood celebrities are
Naspers will float its e-commerce ventures on the Euronext stock exchange in Amsterdam, it said on Monday, the latest move by South Africa's biggest company to address a hefty discount in its shares. Founded more than 100 years ago in Stellenbosch, South Africa, Naspers has transformed itself from
While last summer feels like a distant memory, 2019 has so far seen the hottest February day on record in Britain, with warmer weather and longer evenings starting to return. But this weekend, the clocks will change, as we enter British Summer Time (BST).
On Monday, Apple is set to make a major push into internet video, launching a TV streaming service that will seek to compete in a crowded market against Netflix and Amazon.
Apple is expected to announce Monday that it's launching a video service that could compete with Netflix, Amazon and cable TV itself. It's a long-awaited attempt from the iPhone maker, several years after Netflix turned "binge watching" into a worldwide phenomenon. The new video service
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah family has become the victim of extreme stalking involving unwanted service providers repeatedly being sent to their home, according to the homeowner and police.
China plans to accelerate commercialisation of 5G as development of the advanced wireless technology enters a “final sprint” phase, with winners poised to achieve accelerated economic development, according to a senior Chinese government official. Wang Xinzhe, chief economist at China’s Ministry of
Apple looks to begin a fresh reinvention on Monday as it rolls out Hollywood stars for its new streaming television service, part of a broad shift of direction for the California technology giant. Having seen a pullback in the once-sizzling smartphone market, Apple will seek to diversify by getting
Apple is so serious about the original TV package it's rolling out tomorrow, which the iPhone maker has been referring to internally as a "Netflix-killer," that the company at one point gave serious consideration to acquiring either Netflix or the Walt Disney Co. and building a studio for
Jupiter, the "king" of planets in our solar system, is a hostile place you definitely wouldn't want to visit. The gas giant is a swirling mass of storms that stretch hundreds of miles deep, and the larger storms on the planet like the Great Red Spot are large enough to swallow Earth several
Chinese President Xi Jinping has found one country in Europe that isn't worried about China's growing global clout or its ambitions to dominate the future of technology: Monaco. Xi visited the tiny Mediterranean principality Sunday as part of a European tour that is clouded by mixed feelings
Uber will pay $1.4 billion in cash and $1.7 billion in convertible notes, which will be convertible into Uber shares at a price equal to $55 per share, Bloomberg had earlier reported, citing a term-sheet. Careem declined comment while Uber did not immediately respond to a request from Reuters to comment
A bitter and long-running legal dispute between Autonomy founder Mike Lynch and Hewlett Packard will finally reach the High Court in London on Monday, in what has been described as the UK tech trial of the century.
In light of all of the technologies and services offered by Google -- from its popular search engine to Android -- it's somewhat easy to forget that the vast majority of the company's revenue -- which is in excess of $100 billion annually -- comes from advertising. Indeed, it's no stretch
Uber is close to buying its Middle Eastern ride-hailing rival Careem in what will be the US company’s biggest-ever acquisition.
With April looking pretty thin in terms of Netflix additions, you're going to have plenty of time to catch up on everything that hit the streaming service in March over the coming weeks. Some of those additions are dropping this week, including the third season of the Netflix original horror-comedy
It might seem like winter will never end, but believe it or not spring is almost here. You'll be poolside before you know it, and no one likes splashing around in silence or even just lounging without a decent soundtrack. The OontZ Angle 3 3rd-Gen Portable Bluetooth Speaker doesn't just offer
Fourteen years ago this month, a new workplace comedy debuted on NBC that was so quirky and offbeat it gave away no hint at the time about how mega-popular The Office would go on to become. So much so, that the series’ diehard fans have ensured the beloved mockumentary is arguably more popular today
San Francisco, March 24 (IANS) Ignoring national security concerns, Jared Kushner, son-in-law of US President Donald Trump, has been using WhatsApp to communicate with foreign leaders and conduct government businesses, which has been worrying cyber experts in the US. "A source close to the Saudi
We've got another great roundup of daily deals to help you enjoy what's left of your weekend, and the stars of the show are definitely white Philips Hue LED bulbs for $12 a piece and $15 off color Philips Hue LED bulbs. Other top deals on Sunday include a rare chance to save on 12-month PlayStation
Abu Dhabi will commit up to 1 billion dirhams ($272 million) to support technology start-ups, it said on Sunday, in a dedicated hub as part of efforts to diversify its economy. U.S. tech giant Microsoft will be a strategic partner, providing technology and cloud services to the businesses that join