Science & Technology

Facebook fined $120m over WhatsApp deal

European Commission says Facebook provided incorrect and misleading information during takeover of WhatsApp.

Facebook fined $120m over WhatsApp deal

Asia Pacific

How Singapore became a global military industry hub

Companies arming the world's navies have been displaying their latest technology in a major maritime defence show in Singapore.

Science & Technology

The unseen side of Antarctica

Parts of Antarctica are warming faster than anywhere else on the planet. Al Jazeera travelled to Antarctica with a team of scientists wanting to know how this will affect the region, its abundant wildlife and the rest of the world.

The unseen side of Antarctica

Asia Pacific

What other cities can learn from Hong Kong's transport system

One of the world's biggest cities, Hong Kong has more shopping malls per square kilometre than any other. With its heavily dense population, the city relies substantially on its rail network.

Science & Technology

Middle East particle accelerator opens in Jordan

Scientific project will use cutting-edge technology while promoting diplomacy in the Middle East.

Middle East particle accelerator opens in Jordan

United Kingdom

Experts warn of new cyber-attack threats

Wanna Cry virus locked data and demanded a ransom on more than 200,000 computers in 150 countries.

Business & Economy

Global cyberattack alert as experts warn of more havoc

Experts warn firms to update security software, as Microsoft partly blames US government for massive ransomware attack.

Asia Pacific

Hong Kong: Top security geeks compete for GeekPwn 2017 prize

Hundreds of security techies are meeting in Hong Kong to compete for what many consider the Nobel Prize for hacking in Asia. Monetary prizes valued at $700,000 will be awarded to the best hackers across a range of smart devices.

Cyber Security

Ransomware attack hit 200,000 victims in 150 countries

Europol chief warns that number of targets hit by WannaCry hack will grow when many return to work on Monday.

Inside Story

Who is to blame for the massive ransomware attack?

A virus demands money from Windows users in 99 countries as banks, hospitals and well-known companies are affected.

Science & Technology

Thousands affected by global 'ransomware' cyber attacks

At least 70,000 attacks reported, including Russian Interior Ministry, by programme that demands $300 to unlock data.

'Major disruption' as UK hospitals hit by cyber attack

Asia

Facebook blocks scores of pages in Thailand

Facebook blocks 178 pages deemed unlawful by the Thai criminal court, including some allegedly insulting the monarchy.

Facebook blocks scores of pages in Thailand

Inside Story

What's behind Snapchat's financial difficulties?

Social media app Snapchat reported a loss of $2.2bn in the first quarter of 2017.

Media

Al Jazeera to host summit on the future of media

Media executives and technology leaders will discuss cloud platforms, cyber security and how to tell richer stories.

Al Jazeera to host summit on the future of media

Europe

Facebook cracks down on fake news before UK election

The social network giant announces big overhaul in crackdown on fake news one month before UK general election.

Facebook deletes tens of thousands of accounts