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Genetic engineering could become terrorist weapon — Bill Gates Xinhua · Friday, February 24, 2017 | 5:58 pm

Miss Universe coronation is Twitter’s biggest global entertainment event this year Tony M. Maghirang, InterAksyon.com · Friday, February 24, 2017 | 2:29 pm

Emerson Network Power rebrands as Vertiv in PH InterAksyon.com · Wednesday, January 25, 2017 | 1:58 pm

WATCH | Coordinated drones fly in synchronized flocks Reuters video and InterAksyon.com · Wednesday, February 22, 2017 | 8:59 am

Sony’s α6500 mirrorless camera is an exceptional all-around performer InterAksyon.com · Friday, February 10, 2017 | 1:19 pm

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Genetic engineering could become terrorist weapon -- Bill Gates Friday, February 24, 2017 | 5:58 pm |

Microsoft founder Bill Gates said at the Munich Security Conference that genetic engineering could be a terrorist weapon and may kill tens of millions of people.

Miss Universe coronation is Twitter's biggest global entertainment event this year Friday, February 24, 2017 2:29 pm | Tony M. Maghirang, InterAksyon.com

After a transformational year in 2016 across the globe, Twitter is optimistic that 2017 will be marked by accelerated user growth and impressive revenues in Asia, particularly the Philippines.

Tech breakthroughs take a backseat in upcoming Apple iPhone launch Thursday, February 23, 2017 2:53 pm | Stephen Nellis, Reuters

When Apple Inc launches its much-anticipated 10th anniversary iPhone this fall, it will offer an unwitting lesson in how much the smartphone industry it pioneered has matured.

DICT to hold first PH telco summit in March Thursday, February 23, 2017 10:27 am | Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com

The Department of ICT will hold the country’s first Philippine Telco Summit next month to thresh out issues in the industry and hammer out solutions.

Scientists discover 7 earth-sized exoplanets around nearby star Thursday, February 23, 2017 8:33 am | Xinhua

An international team of astronomers using powerful space telescopes and ground-based observatories have discovered the first known system of actually seven Earth-sized planets orbiting the nearby TRAPPIST-1.

BREAKING NEWS as of Feb 24, 2017 15:10 pm

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High-performance computing is what AMD Ryzen 7 is all about

AMD Ryzen 7 lineup includes the world’s highest performing and lowest powered 8-core desktop PC. processors.

InterAksyon.com Wednesday, February 22, 2017 | 11:25 pm

On collision course? Working out rules for drones

As drones increasingly crowd the skies, the risk of collision with other aircraft has come to the fore. Here’s an overview of international regulation aimed at limiting the dangers.

Agence France-Presse Wednesday, February 22, 2017 | 2:29 pm

UPS tests drone deliveries, eyes future price changes

Package delivery company United Parcel Service Inc said on Tuesday it will consider raising prices across the board in coming years to offset pressure on margins, particularly from the rising costs of delivering packages to e-commerce customers.

Luciana Lopez, Reuters Wednesday, February 22, 2017 | 12:05 pm

WATCH | Coordinated drones fly in synchronized flocks

Scientists at the University of Southern California are mastering the coordinated flight of ‘flocks’ of drones.

Reuters video and InterAksyon.com Wednesday, February 22, 2017 | 8:59 am

Kim Dotcom can be extradited to US: NZ court

New Zealand’s High Court ruled Monday that Kim Dotcom was eligible for extradition to the United States over online piracy allegations linked to his now-defunct Megaupload web empire.

Neil Sands, Agence France-Presse Monday, February 20, 2017 | 6:11 pm
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Sony's α6500 mirrorless camera is an exceptional all-around performer

New flagship mirrorless camera combines world’s fastest AF speed and highest number of AF points with in-camera 5-axis image stabilization, touchscreen AF Operation, 24.2MP Exmor CMOS sensor.

InterAksyon.com Friday, February 10, 2017 | 1:19 pm

WATCH | Apple strategy in 'smart home' race threatened by Amazon

In less than a year, Amazon’s combination of the Echo speaker system and the Alexa voice-controlled digital assistant has come close to delivering on the elusive promise of easy-to-use technology that can control gadgets in the home with a few spoken words.

Stephen Nellis, Reuters Saturday, January 28, 2017 | 5:48 pm

Palit releases GeForce GTX 1080 Dual OC

GeForce GTX 1080 is the most advanced gaming GPU ever created.

InterAksyon.com Monday, January 23, 2017 | 9:27 am

Say hello to Huawei’s most powerful business phone yet – the Huawei Mate 9

Huawei equipped their latest smartphone with key features to address common flaw of today’s Android smartphones.

InterAksyon.com Wednesday, January 18, 2017 | 5:04 pm

CES 2017 | At the Consumer Electronics Show, tech moves into the nursery

As technology caters to an ever-younger crowd, developers are creating new tools for infants and their parents, and even aiming at the yet-to-be born.

Agence France-Presse Monday, January 9, 2017 | 12:14 pm
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Emerson Network Power rebrands as Vertiv in PH
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 | 1:58 pm

HP Enterprise buys US software startup for $650 mn
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 | 12:05 pm

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