Tuesday, 12 November 2019

Tag Archives: online

Hrithik Roshan and Tiger Shroff’s hit ‘War’ leaked online

BOLLYWOOD: Hrithik Roshan and Tiger Shroff’s hit ‘War’ has already leaked online, just a couple of days since its release globally. The film, which has got off to a thunderous start at the box office, holds the record for the biggest opening of 2019 so far. However, in shocking developments, ...

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German court fines Facebook over hate speech action failings

BERLIN: A German court fined Face­book two million euros for not being transparent enough over the action it is taking to curb online hate speech. Under a new regulation that came in force on January 1st, 2018, compa­nies like Twitter and Facebook have 24 hours to remove posts that open­ly ...

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Amazon’s beauty store poses threat to beauty retailers

NEW YORK: Amazon Inc unveiled its online professional beauty store to sell supplies to licensed professional stylists, barbers and estheticians, weighing on shares of other beauty retailers. It would sell a wide range of brands from Wella Color Charm and RUSK to OPI Professional, and other supplies typically found in ...

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Promised US$9 million online, teenager killed ‘best friend’

LOS ANGELES: An American teenager has been charged with conspiring to murder her “best friend” after a man she met online offered her US$9 million (RM 37.5 million) to commit the crime. According to investigators, Denali Brehmer, an 18-year-old from Alaska, was recruited to kill her friend by a man ...

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World’s first non-wearable, digital dress sold for $9,500

Technology has progressed so much that now the world’s first digital dress, which cannot be even worn in real life and exists only online, has been sold for over $9,000 via blockchain. Dutch startup The Fabricant, Dapper Labs and artist Johanna Jaskowska recently sold a digital, only online existent dress ...

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China prepares law that may ban US tech firms

BEIJING: China’s Cyberspace Administration has proposed a set of cybersecurity measures which, if signed into law, would require operators of China’s critical information infrastructure to “evaluate national security risk” when acquiring foreign products and services, the South China Morning Post reports. China’s internet watchdog is said to have published the draft regulation online for public feedback ...

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Sachin Tendulkar responds with witty reply to ICC troll

NEW DELHI: Sachin Tendulkar recently attracted a lot of attention on Twitter with a knockout punch to International Cricket Council (ICC). The official handle of the cricket governing body tried to troll the legendary Indian batsman, however, it was his tongue-in-cheek response that stole the show online. As it happened, ...

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I realized it’s not enough to be an actress: Mehwish Hayat

LOLLYWOOD: Pakistan’s glam girl Mehwish Hayat opened up about the debacle after becoming talk of the town and meeting a number of trolls online over receiving the Tamgha-e-Imtiaz award. The actor from Load Wedding spoke to the BBC Asian Network and opened up in Bollywood about her work and ethics. ...

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Singapore passes fake news law amid freedom of speech fears

SINGAPORE’s parliament passed an anti-fake news bill that has been criticized by rights groups, journalists and tech firms over fears it could be used to clamp down on freedom of speech. The law will require online media platforms to carry corrections or remove content the government considers to be false, ...

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