RISE tech conference to exit Hong Kong, move to Kuala Lumpur

The high-profile tech conference has attracted executives from top companies including Uber and Spotify.

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This Hong Kong WhatsApp chatbot allows you to check if anyone in your building has COVID-19

This Hong Kong WhatsApp chatbot allows you to check if anyone in your building has COVID-19

Simply scan a QR code to get started

Clean me up, Scotty: Hong Kong airport debuts cleaning robots, disinfection booth in fight against COVID-19

Clean me up, Scotty: Hong Kong airport debuts cleaning robots, disinfection booth in fight against COVID-19

In the past, the futuristic technology that people imagined we’d have in 2020 was more along the lines of flying cars and self-tying shoelaces (the latter exists, though...

‘Working’ From Home: Hong Kong porn traffic spiking amid social distancing, stats show

‘Working’ From Home: Hong Kong porn traffic spiking amid social distancing, stats show

With many working from home amid a new wave of COVID-19 infections, it would appear that Hongkongers are increasingly turning to, shall we say, self care to weather this time of...

Liberate San Andreas! Hongkongers clash with mainlanders online in ‘Grand Theft Auto V’

Liberate San Andreas! Hongkongers clash with mainlanders online in ‘Grand Theft Auto V’

Much has been said about the digital front lines of Hongkongers’ battle for greater democratic freedoms — from Telegram to LIHKG — but that digital battle took on a more...

Virtually There: New video game puts players in the shoes of Hong Kong’s frontline protesters

Virtually There: New video game puts players in the shoes of Hong Kong’s frontline protesters

A group of Hong Kong activists have developed a homemade computer game that uses virtual reality to recreate what it is like to take part in the pro-democracy protests sweeping...

Telegram closes privacy loophole to protect Hong Kong protesters

Telegram closes privacy loophole to protect Hong Kong protesters

Encrypted messaging app Telegram yesterday officially announced steps to curtail a vulnerability that could have enabled authorities to match protesters’ real names to their...

Blocked Chinese accounts conducted ‘blunt-force’ campaigns for years: researchers

Blocked Chinese accounts conducted ‘blunt-force’ campaigns for years: researchers

Hundreds of Chinese accounts suspended by Twitter were part of a disinformation operation for years targeting critics of China’s ruling Communist Party, Australian...

YouTube pulls plug on channels conducting apparent influence campaign on HK protests

YouTube pulls plug on channels conducting apparent influence campaign on HK protests

Google on Thursday said it disabled a series of YouTube channels that appeared to be part of a coordinated influence campaign against long-running pro-democracy protests in Hong...

Twitter, Facebook disclose massive, China-backed disinformation campaign on Hong Kong

Twitter, Facebook disclose massive, China-backed disinformation campaign on Hong Kong

Social media giants Facebook and Twitter have disclosed the existence of a massive, state-backed disinformation campaign — originating on the mainland — that has been using...


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