WASHINGTON, USA: The National Security Agency is collecting about 5bn records a day on the location of mobile phones around the world, The Washington Post reported, citing documents from US intelligence whistle-blower Edward Snowden.
6 Dec 2013 08:59
NEW YORK CITY, US: USA leads with 61 Shortlisted entries, followed by South Africa, Turkey, and Australia.
5 Dec 2013 12:34
WASHINGTON, USA: Online retail sales for Cyber Monday grew 16% from last year to US$2.29bn, lifted by more shopping on mobile devices, a market tracker said on Tuesday, 3 December.
4 Dec 2013 07:24
TOKYO, JAPAN: Sony confirmed on Tuesday, 3 December, that it has sold more than 2.1m PlayStation 4 consoles in less than three weeks, as it battles Microsoft and Nintendo for supremacy in the lucrative gaming sector.
4 Dec 2013 06:32
WASHINGTON, USA: - Want that Amazon order in just 30 minutes? Amazon's chief executive Jeff Bezos hopes to soon achieve this using an armada of mini-drones able to drop small packages on the doorstep of users in USA cities.
3 Dec 2013 08:47
WASHINGTON, US: America's plain old telephone network is rapidly being overtaken by new technology, putting US regulators in a quandary over how to manage the final stages of transformation.
29 Nov 2013 14:38
NEW YORK CITY, US: The first book written in what is today the United States of America fetched US$14.2m in New York on Tuesday, becoming the world's most expensive printed book sold at auction.
28 Nov 2013 09:17
NEW YORK, US: New York Festivals International Television & Film Awards announced the 2014 Grand Jury.
29 Oct 2013 08:16
SAN FRANCISCO, USA: Yahoo! on Monday, 21 October, announced that it hired New York Times reporter David Pogue to head a grand expansion of consumer-focused technology news.
23 Oct 2013 07:37
NEW YORK, US: News Corp shareholders have approved a plan to split the Rupert Murdoch-led conglomerate into two independent firms, one focusing on entertainment and the other on newspaper operations.
13 Jun 2013 10:36
WASHINGTON: If 1999 was the Year of Napster in the history of the Internet then 2010 will go down as the Year of WikiLeaks.
14 Dec 2010 08:25
JOHANNESBURG, SA: As digitisation radically transforms the way people around the world interact with media content, and as media consumption trends and behaviour continue to evolve, Deloitte has released new research that highlights a number of compelling global trends that can help TMT companies develop effective business strategies and achieve long-term business growth.
7 Oct 2010 09:38
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN: Music streaming service Spotify has been hit with more delays as it attempts to enter the US market.
By Mark St Andrew, creamglobal.com 2 Aug 2010 12:24
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