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Journalists urge EU to resist lobbying by tech giants

Journalists urge EU to resist lobbying by tech giants

Top journalists called on the EU Tuesday to resist intense lobbying by Internet giants to gut a law which would force them to pay for the news content they pick up.

Women in tech call on global summit for greater roles as #MeToo hits

Women in tech call on global summit for greater roles as #MeToo hits

Women leaders in technology called at one of the sector's largest global conferences for more to be done to drive equality in the male-dominated industry now hit by the #MeToo debate.

Qatar on track to lead sports tech entrepreneurship in region: QDB

Qatar on track to lead sports tech entrepreneurship in region: QDB

Qatar Development Bank (QDB) has announced the launch of the first SportsTech accelerator in the MEA region powered by Startup Bootcamp ...

Qatar offers significant opportunities for tech firms: Al-Jaida

Qatar offers significant opportunities for tech firms: Al-Jaida

Doha's fast adoption of technologies has not only helped enhance growth prospects across sectors but also offers immense potential for digitalisation ...

US moves closer to EU position on taxing tech giants

US moves closer to EU position on taxing tech giants

Washington is softening its position on European plans to impose taxes on US tech giants such as Apple and Google, officials said this week.

The story of how a worm turned... into a bringer of medical miracles

The story of how a worm turned... into a bringer of medical miracles

For centuries, the only use humans found for the lugworm -- dark pink, slimy and inedible -- was on the end of a fish hook.

Research-to-Startup programme boosts tech innovation in Qatar

Research-to-Startup programme boosts tech innovation in Qatar

Tech entrepreneurs, or ‘techpreneurs’, from all over the world have joined a weeklong startup boot-camp to help transform advanced innovative technologies into ‘Made in Qatar’ technology products.

European tech investors spot safe havens from Brexit worries

European tech investors spot safe havens from Brexit worries

Technology investors seeking refuge after Brexit are picking companies delivering instant access to services...