Tuesday, 20 August, 2019

Tag: Technological

Five Countries On The Frontline Of Tech

Five Countries On The Frontline Of Tech

Connectivity shapes culture around the world, and in many places digital life has become indivisible from day-to-day living. High-speed internet, mobile accessibility and cashless payments increasingly drive the global economy, and some countries are heavily leaning into this digital future with improved online services and accessibility. To uncover which countries

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Paying Via Facial-Recognition Machines

Paying Via Facial-Recognition Machines

Chinese technology giants have leapfrogged U.S. companies in popularizing mobile payments. Now, they are trying to get people to bypass their smartphones and make payments by simply looking into screens. Ant Financial Services Group and Tencent Holdings Ltd., rivals that operate, respectively, Alipay and WeChat Pay, China’s two largest mobile-payments networks, are

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Apple, Facebook, Google And Amazon face Increased Scrutiny

Apple, Facebook, Google And Amazon Face Increased Scrutiny

Congress is launching a bipartisan investigation into digital markets and the tech industry, looking into giants such as Facebook, Google and Amazon for competition problems and anti-competitive conduct. “The open internet has delivered enormous benefits to Americans, including a surge of economic opportunity, massive investment, and new pathways for education online,”

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