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Robots Debate Future of Humans at Hong Kong Tech Show

It was a spooky sight: two lifelike disembodied robot torsos discussing the pros and cons of humans in front of a nervously tittering audience in Hong Kong Wednesday.

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Indian Lab Develops 'Beef Detection Kits'

A government-run laboratory in western India has developed portable "beef detection kits" that will allow police to quickly determine whether meat is that of an illegally slaughtered cow, an official said Monday.

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Russia Jails Head of Notorious Hacker Group

A Moscow court on Thursday jailed the leader of a notorious hacking group for two years for breaking into the accounts of high-ranking Russian officials.

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Samsung Confirms Launch of Refurbished Galaxy Note 7s

Samsung Electronics said Sunday it would start selling a refurbished version of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone this week after an embarrassing recall over exploding batteries rocked the tech giant last year. 

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Could Apple's Next Big Thing Be a Car?

Is an Apple Car about to hit the road?

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Multinationals Hit by Vast Wave of Cyberattacks

Several multinational companies said Tuesday they were targeted in a massive wave of cyberattacks which started in Russia and Ukraine before spreading to western Europe.

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Prize-Winning Tech Helping Ghana's Farmers to Grow

Agyei Douglas is a farmer who grows vegetables near Kumasi in Ghana's central Ashanti region. He used to struggle to access markets and capital.

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'City that Never Sleeps' Wants to Dial Down the Volume

Car horns, sirens, drilling, jet overflights and restaurants where diners have to yell to be heard -- New York is one of the loudest cities in the world. 

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Russia Threatens Telegram App with Ban

Russia's state communications watchdog on Friday threatened to ban the Telegram messaging app because the company behind the service had failed to submit company details for registration.

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Apple Opens New Round in Battle with Qualcomm

Apple has expanded its legal battle against Qualcomm, accusing the US chip maker of charging for invalid patents in the latest twist in the clash between the two tech giants.

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