Language experts have drawn parallels between the way we use emojis in messages and how we use gestures when we talk. Without replacing traditional language, emojis embody a rich form of ...
Huawei continues to dominate the news headlines. Here's what you need to know about the Chinese tech giant and why it’s holding the attention of consumers and policymakers alike.
More than half the world is online, and one country is way ahead of the rest.
India's successes in technology should inspire other developing countries to embrace equally bold and inclusive digital ambitions, writes the founding Chairman of the Unique Identificatio...
The world’s tech companies are still falling short when it comes to respecting internet users’ human rights, according to an annual study of their public policies on freedom of expression...
A new study has found that very small financial incentives administered as a short “dose” could actually drive you to be more physically active over a long period of time.
Digi Police, a free smartphone app, is aimed specifically at protecting victims of sexual misconduct in crowded places.
Sophisticated image manipulation software makes it difficult to assess the authenticity of an image. Researchers think they a solution, though.
Uber riders in the US and Canada are now at risk of deactivation if their rating falls significantly below a city’s average.
A new UN report suggests that digital voice assistants like Siri and Alexa contribute to negative gender stereotypes.
A Gallup poll in April 2019 shows that 43% of Americans now describe socialism as a "good thing".
On Friday, May 24, 1844, the very first message sent by Morse code’s dots and dashes across a long distance traveled from Washington, D.C., to Baltimore.
Over 40% of people who earn less than $30,000 a year have access to broadband, according to new research.
A rapid rollout of digital identification has the potential to unlock economic value of up to 13% of GDP by 2030, according to a new report by the McKinsey Global Institute.
A cheap and easy way of measuring the brain activity of individuals with epilepsy could be a revolutionary step towards more convenient management of the condition.