MediaTek designs Arm-based chip for Microsoft’s AI laptops, say sources

TAIPEI/SAN FRANCISCO — Taiwanese chip design giant MediaTek is developing an Arm-based personal computer chip that will run Microsoft’s Windows operating system, according to...

Apple’s AI push could reinvigorate iPhone sales as customers look to upgrade

SAN FRANCISCO - Apple's developer conference on Monday was about more than infusing its software with the latest artificial intelligence technology, including from ChatGPT. It was also about...

Indians get hooked on 10-minute grocery apps, squeezing small retailers

MUMBAI - In a middle-class suburb of Mumbai, workers at SoftBank-backed Swiggy's grocery warehouse race against time to deliver orders within 10 minutes. Their speed is...

Microsoft unveils all-digital Xbox consoles, ‘Doom’ title at Games Showcase

Microsoft kicked off its annual Xbox Games Showcase on Sunday, unveiling a new all-digital version of its Xbox Series X and S consoles as well...

WHO, DAMO Academy partnership to further medical AI

DAMO Academy, Alibaba Group’s research institute, has announced its partnership with the World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Center on Digital Health to advance digital innovations and bring the benefits of medical artificial intelligence (AI) to more developing countries.

Lack of digital literacy makes Filipinos vulnerable to cybercrime

Filipinos unequipped with sufficient knowledge in the digital world are prone to cybercrime, Cybercrime Investigation and Coordinating Center (CICC) Undersecretary Alexander K. Ramos said...

Nvidia overtakes Apple as No. 2 most valuable company

Nvidia's rallied to record highs on Wednesday, with the artificial intelligence chipmaker's valuation breaching the $3 trillion mark and overtaking Apple to become the world's...

Cybercrime, fraud may pose risks to digital economy, financial inclusion

THE GOVERNMENT must prioritize measures to address the proliferation of cybercrime and online fraud as these could affect the digital economy and hamper financial...

Concentrix eyes operational efficiency boost from GenAI

OUTSOURCING firm Concentrix said integrating generative artificial intelligence (GenAI) improved the efficiency of its operations and workers, but they remain wary of the risks...

Kakao, LINE unveil blockchain platform Kaia in the country

SOUTH KOREA’S Kakao and Japan’s LINE is set to launch a blockchain platform called Kaia in the Philippines in the coming months, banking on...

Samsung launches Neo QLED 8K TV with AI technology in PHL

SAMSUNG Electronics Co. on Wednesday announced the release of its Neo QLED 8K TV flagship model equipped with artificial intelligence (AI) technology in the...

Australia regulator files lawsuit against Medibank over data breach

SYDNEY - Australia's privacy regulator said on Wednesday it had filed a lawsuit against the country's biggest health insurer Medibank over a data breach that exposed personal...