MIT algorithm predicts Twitter trending topics up to five hours in advance
An MIT team has developed an algorithm that can predict trending topics on Twitter an average of an hour and a half before they appear
A10 Security Solutions: Multi-tiered protection to keep your business safe - Tech Wire Asia
A large portion of all network traffic is currently encrypted, and this is expanding at an increasing rate. The implementation of Secure Sockets Layer
Malwarebytes: Leading the field in malware prevention and remediation - Tech Wire Asia
Malwarebytes was founded on the principle that everyone has the right to a malware-free existence. When Marcin Kleczynski accidentally infected his
Food fight: To beat China fakes, NZ and Australian produce firms raid tech larder
AS China's middle class develops its taste for imported food and drink, fresh produce suppliers in New Zealand and Australia are topping up nature's bounty with anti-counterfeiting technology in a bid to protect their growing business from fakes.
Sony's quarterly loss balloons on mobile woes
TOKYO (AP) — Sony Corp. says losses for July-September ballooned to 136 billion yen ($1.2 billion) as the Japanese electronics and entertainment company's troubled mobile phone division reported huge red ink.
Lenovo wraps up purchase of Motorola phone unit
BEIJING (AP) A Chinese computer maker Lenovo Group has completed its acquisition of Motorola Mobility from Google Inc. in a move aimed at becoming a global smartphone brand.
Zuckerberg speaks Chinese; Beijing students cheer
BEIJING (AP) — China may ban Facebook, but not its co-founder Mark Zuckerberg, and he entertained an audience of students with a 30-minute chat in his recently learned Mandarin Chinese at a prestigious Beijing university.
Korean chat app vows to protect user privacy
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Popular South Korean messaging app Kakao Talk says it will stop cooperating with authorities seeking to access private messages as part of a government crackdown on online criticism.
Taiwan to join submarine race
Thirteen years after the Bush Administration promised Taiwan eight diesel-electric submarines, and 11 years after the Taiwanese walked away from an opportunity to obtain used but top-notch Italian boats, cautious optimism is emerging that the island’s navy will in the coming decade command a submarine fleet that can deter both Chinese aggression and Vietnam from coming too close for comfort in the Taiwan-controlled parts of the South China Sea.
China manufacturing fails to fire in October
BEIJING (AP) — A gauge of the health of China's manufacturing industry inched higher in October but factory output was at a five-month low in a sign of slowing domestic and foreign demand.
Indian IT outsourcer Infosys names new CEO
MUMBAI, India (AP) — Indian outsourcing giant Infosys has appointed a new chief executive to help revive the company's flagging fortunes.