China fines tech giant Alibaba for monopolising

In a monumental case this month, the Chinese multinational tech giant Alibaba has been fined a historic $2.8 million United States Dollars (roughly 18.2 billion Chinese Yuan) by the Chinese government. The tech giant has been penalized by the Chinese government for monopolizing and abusing its market dominance. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. is part of… Continue reading China fines tech giant Alibaba for monopolising

Deceased Samsung Electronics chairman to pay over $10 billion in tax

Lee Kun-hee was born quietly on the 9th January, 1942, in Uiryeong-gun, South Korea. No one could have known then the impact this man would make on the future of the world, transforming our lives through our interaction with technology. The world has seen exponential growth in how we use technology, and it has seeped… Continue reading Deceased Samsung Electronics chairman to pay over $10 billion in tax

USA approves AstraZeneca vaccine

There has been a growing protest from certain groups against vaccination from the coronavirus that stems from a general anti-vax protest movement that has been manifesting over the past few years in particular.  Whilst success such as the global eradication of Polio and the vast reduction in other childhood diseases such as Measles, Mumps and… Continue reading USA approves AstraZeneca vaccine

ByteDance New York Stock Exchange listing revealed as false

News that the Chinese multinational internet technology company ByteDance was to be listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) caused a media frenzy last week. These claims have now however been debunked by a reputable source who told Reuters media company after a request for comment. As a result ByteDance is making global news… Continue reading ByteDance New York Stock Exchange listing revealed as false

1 in 5 Australians say they are unlikely to get COVID-19 vaccination

The COVID-19 global pandemic continues to make global news headlines as the rollout of vaccinations against the coronavirus attempts to go worldwide. As cases continue to rise and fall around the world as mutant strains of the virus manifest and spread, it is becoming clearer and clearer that there needs to be a unified worldwide… Continue reading 1 in 5 Australians say they are unlikely to get COVID-19 vaccination

You are no longer allowed to ‘deny or distort’ the Holocaust on Facebook

Facebook announced today that it will ban content that “denies or distorts the Holocaust.” In a blog post titled “Removing Holocaust Denial,” VP of Content Policy Monika Bickert explains the company’s decision to bar such content, though she does not say what constitutes a “distortion” of the Holocaust. After reminding us that Facebook has recently banned… Continue reading You are no longer allowed to ‘deny or distort’ the Holocaust on Facebook

Coronavirus lines pockets of Tech elite with extra billions

Since the start of the global pandemic in early January 2020, the effects and consequences of the COVID-19 virus have been widespread and extremely unpredictable. The outbreak is said to have started in a wet market, in Wuhan, the large, modern capital of Central China’s Hubei province. Yet, by late 2020 the virus has spread… Continue reading Coronavirus lines pockets of Tech elite with extra billions

QAnon banned from Facebook across all its platforms

In a bold move, the online tech giant Facebook has banned the controversial conspiracy theorist group QAnon. The ruling comes in one of Facebook’s broadest rules to be put in place yet, and a dramatic escalation in the scale of controls previously in place. The announcement came on August 19th, 2020 via a post on… Continue reading QAnon banned from Facebook across all its platforms