In dueling New Year messages, Trump reflects while Biden looks ahead

In dueling New Year messages, Trump reflects while Biden looks ahead

President Donald Trump in a New Year's Eve message reflected on his accomplishments in office, calling them ‘historic victories,’ while his successor, President-elect Joe Biden, struck an upbeat tone in looking ahead to 2021.

Russia tries more precise technology to block Telegram

Russia tries more precise technology to block Telegram

Telegram, which has 200 million global users, has been popular in countries including Russia and Iran.

'Prime miniature' baby keeps New Zealand's Ardern busy

'Prime miniature' baby keeps New Zealand's Ardern busy

Jacinda Ardern and her partner Clarke Gayford have been swamped with congratulatory messages from around the globe.

Google overhauls Gmail to lure businesses away from Microsoft

Google overhauls Gmail to lure businesses away from Microsoft

It is Google's most extensive update to software in its G Suite workplace bundle since accelerating efforts to steal business from Microsoft Corp's dominant Office workplace software suite.

Facebook looking at behaviour to weed out fake accounts

Facebook looking at behaviour to weed out fake accounts

Facebook on Wednesday said it has started weeding out bogus accounts by watching for suspicious behaviour such as repetitive posts or torrents of messages.

Ephemeral messaging app Snapchat snaps up new funding

Ephemeral messaging app Snapchat snaps up new funding

Snapchat, the fast-growing application known for its disappearing messages, disclosed on Thursday it has raised more than $1.8bn in new funding.