Attention is the business model of social media, said Tristan Harris, co-founder and president of the Center for Humane Technology, a non-profit that aims to drive a shift toward humane technology that supports well-being, democracy, and a shared information environment.
SINGAPORE — Researchers in Singapore have found a way of controlling a Venus flytrap using electric signals from a smartphone, an innovation they hope will have a range of uses from robotics to employing the plants as environmental sensors.
Tech giant Google, which faces privacy lawsuits in multiple countries, reiterated that it puts people in control of their data through security technologies such as differential privacy and double-blind encryption.
Live audio app Clubhouse will begin introducing a test version of its app to Google’s Android users in the United States on Sunday, the company said, in a potentially big expansion of its market.
FILIPINOS are among global internet users who are most likely to delete their Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr, TikTok, Twitter, and Snapchat accounts, according to digital marketing company Reboot Online.
TWITTER, INC. acquired Scroll, an ad-free news reader product, and said it expects to pull the service into a new subscription offering being planned.
A MORE than 10-year-old Davao City-based software firm that has worked with big technology names such as Google, Amazon Web Services, Microsoft, and Oracle, has recently been devoting extra time in hometown ventures to help small businesses and the local government pull through the pandemic.
MONITORING work-from-home employees through their web cameras is not a good idea as it is difficult to impose, according to Lenovo Philippines, noting that there are alternative tools that companies can use to track productivity.
Twenty-first century technologies such as robots, virtual reality (VR) and artificial intelligence (AI) are creeping into every corner of our social and emotional lives — hacking how we form friendships, build intimacy, fall in love, and get off.
SAN FRANCISCO — Epic Games faces an uphill legal battle against Apple Inc. in an antitrust trial starting Monday, and a defeat for the...