As it navigates a new era of chilly Washington-Beijing ties, iPhone manufacturer Foxconn is placing significant bets on electric automobiles and reorganizing some of its supply networks.   Young Liu, the chairman and CEO, discussed the potential future of the Taiwanese company with the BBC in an exclusive interview. Electric […]

According to the economic secretary of the Treasury, the government is thinking about establishing a national cryptocurrency or “digital pound.”   According to Andrew Griffith, the UK is dedicated to becoming a global center for cryptocurrencies. Furthermore, the establishment of a framework for the widespread use of stablecoins for payment […]

Following the announcement that it would stop providing content-review services to social media platforms, Sama, the contractor handling Facebook’s principal east African moderation center, has denied that harmful remarks will go unreviewed.   Sama blamed the “economic climate,” and Meta claimed it was “Sama’s decision.” An ex-moderator who alleges the […]

In an innovative lawsuit, the Seattle public school district is attempting to hold the digital titans behind TikTok, Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, and Snapchat responsible for the child mental health epidemic.   The complaint was filed in U.S. District Court on Friday by Seattle Public Schools. The social media giants are […]

Later this year, premium Android smartphones with satellite connectivity will be available thanks to a new agreement between chip giant Qualcomm and satellite phone company Iridium. It implies that mobile devices can communicate with passing satellites to transmit and receive messages in areas without cell coverage. Many smartphones running Android […]