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Qatar Airways first in MENA to provide gate-to-gate Internet onboard

Qatar Airways first in MENA to provide gate-to-gate Internet onboard

A decision by Qatar’s Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) will allow the provision of Internet service onboard aircraft at all altitudes.

CRA approves ‘gate-to-gate’ Internet connectivity on-board aircraft

CRA approves ‘gate-to-gate’ Internet connectivity on-board aircraft

Qatar is the first country in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region to approve the provision of gate-to-gate Internet connectivity onboard aircraft, the Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) has said.

Lying eyes: Google engineer developing tool to spot fake video

Lying eyes: Google engineer developing tool to spot fake video

In an era replete with fake news stories, you might expect video evidence to provide a clearer picture of the truth.

Facebook needs 'a few years' to fix problems: Zuckerberg

Facebook needs 'a few years' to fix problems: Zuckerberg

Facebook will likely need ‘a few years’ to fix the problems uncovered by the revelations on the hijacking of private user data, chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said in an interview released Monday.

As Facebook scandal mushrooms, Zuckerberg vows to 'step up'

As Facebook scandal mushrooms, Zuckerberg vows to 'step up'

Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg has vowed to ‘step up’ to fix problems at the social media giant, as it fights a snowballing scandal over the hijacking of personal data from millions of its users.

Dashcam video shows final seconds before fatal Uber crash

Dashcam video shows final seconds before fatal Uber crash

Dashcam footage of the first fatal self-driving car crash involving a pedestrian shows the Uber vehicle operator gasping in horror seconds before the impact.

Bali to shut down mobile internet for Day of Silence

Bali to shut down mobile internet for Day of Silence

Nyepi brings daily activities to a complete halt as people, including thousands of international tourists, stay indoors.

British teacher jailed in UAE for sending ‘electronic insult’

British teacher jailed in UAE for sending ‘electronic insult’

A former teacher at the Duchess of Cambridge’s old public school has been jailed in the United Arab Emirates for sending ‘an electronic insult’ on social media.

Amazon to open first cashierless shop to public on Monday

Amazon to open first cashierless shop to public on Monday

Online giant Amazon on Monday plans to open a convenience store in Seattle where hungry customers will be able to grab sandwiches and go, without having to wait in line or use a checkout.

Google 'cloud' grows with new undersea data cables

Google 'cloud' grows with new undersea data cables

Google on Tuesday said it is adding three new undersea data cables as it continues to bulk up its ability to power cloud services around the world.

Malaysia probes reported leak of 46mn mobile users' data

Malaysia probes reported leak of 46mn mobile users' data

The massive data breach, believed to affect almost the entire population of Malaysia, was first reported last month by Lowyat.net, a local technology news website.

New cyber attacks hit airport, metro in Ukraine

New cyber attacks hit airport, metro in Ukraine

Ukraine was the chief victim of a major cyber attack earlier this year, and the government had warned on October 13 that another strike might be coming.