Shanghai gets automated "unmanned bank" equipped with facial recognition software, a virtual...
Chinese tech giant ZTE Corp. has warned a ban on access to U.S. technology threatens the company's...
As doors close in the US, Chinese telecoms and smartphone giant Huawei shifts focus to Europe

Bali to shush social media for Day of Silence

Mar 13, 2018

Bali's annual Day of Silence is so sacred that even reaching for a smartphone to send a tweet or...

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Don't want to bother with cat litter? Japan offers robots

Jan 25, 2018

A look at three companion robots on sale in Japan, land of the cult of cute.

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Huawei wins China patent lawsuit against rival Samsung

Jan 11, 2018

A Chinese court says tech giant Huawei has won a patent infringement lawsuit against South Korea...

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Viral smartphone game lets ordinary Chinese "clap" for Xi

Oct 20, 2017

Ordinary young Chinese may not have paid close attention to Xi Jinping's 3-and-a-half hour marathon...

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Workers at iPhone supplier in China protest unpaid bonuses

Oct 19, 2017

Apple vows to investigate underpayment of bonuses at iPhone supplier in China after worker protests

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Japanese video gaming adapting new tech for familiar titles

Sep 21, 2017

The Japanese video game industry is finding its way out of the doldrums, by adapting new technology...

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Construction robots weld, bolt, lift to beat worker shortage

Robots that can weld and bolt are being developed for construction sites

Apr 23, 2018

Shanghai gets automated bank with VR, robots, face scanning

Shanghai gets automated "unmanned bank" equipped with facial recognition software, a virtual...

Apr 23, 2018

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba sets plans for Thailand

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba to step up investments in Thailand

Apr 19, 2018

Rights group: China using personal data as repression tool

Human Rights Watch finds evidence that authorities in one of China's most repressive regions are...

Feb 27, 2018

Glitches or not, Nissan starts testing semi-autonomous rides

Nissan Motor Co. is starting tests next month on regular roads of its "Easy Ride," what it calls a...

Feb 23, 2018

Robot makes coffee at new cafe in Japan's capital

Japan has a new cafe where customers can enjoy coffee brewed and served by a robot barista

Feb 3, 2018

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