My Sinchew/ Technology

Samsung and ARM join the FIDO fold

The alliance dedicated to eradicating the text password and replacing it with biometric equivalents added two more technology heavy hitters to its board of directors on Tuesday.


LG teases more smartwatch features

The company has launched an official site dedicated to teasing technophiles about the upcoming launch of its G Watch.


Report: Apple sets its sights on electronic payments

According to a number of sources, the company is serious about turning its iPhones into virtual wallets that consumers can use to make both online and in-store purchases.


Japan's digital eyes show your emotions for you

Can't be bothered to show anyone what you're thinking? Then a Japanese scientist has the answer -- a pair of digital eyes that can express delight and anger, or even feign boredom.


Giant selfie installation proves our obsession with photo sharing

A California-based artist has created a giant mirrored structure that comments on our increasing obsession with selfies.


How to stay under the radar when communicating online

The uproar surrounding the National Security Agency's Prism program, in which the US government collected data from citizens' webmail and social network accounts, has led to the development of encrypted alternatives to Gmail, Hotmail and other popular messaging services. Known only to a small set of users in the past, solutions for enhanced data security are now beginning to hit the mainstream.


Tech giants look to skies to spread Internet

The shortest path to the Internet for some remote corners of the world may be through the skies.


'Heartbleed' fix may slow Web performance

The heartache from the Heartbleed Internet flaw is not over, and some experts say the fix may lead to online disruption and confusion.


Tech giants look to skies to spread Internet

The shortest path to the Internet for some remote corners of the world may be through the skies.


Instagram photo-sharing service goes down

Popular photo-sharing site Instagram was not working Saturday, as frustrated users quickly turned to social network Twitter and other web sites to share their complaints.