Alipay, China's Largest Payment Service, Looks To Fingerprints, Face Recognition
October 16 2014 12:23 PM
The company is working on fingerprint and face recognition technology for now.
Steam Offering Free Game Weekend
October 16 2014 12:01 PM
If you're looking to update your Steam game library, Valve is offering 10 free games this weekend.
India And China Face Off In 'Infrastructure War' At Border
October 16 2014 12:01 PM
China and India race to complete a network of highways that surround disputed borders.
New Facebook Feature Will Alert Friends During Disasters
October 16 2014 11:06 AM
The Facebook news feed is at a big disadvantage during real-time events because recent posts aren't necessarily surfaced.
Philippines Steps Up Search For German Hostages Kidnapped By Abu Sayyaf
October 16 2014 8:38 AM
The group has demanded $5.6 million in ransom and has asked Germany to withdraw its support to U.S.-led airstrikes in Syria.
India At Risk Of Joint Attack By ISIS, Al Qaeda
October 16 2014 8:05 AM
The statement by the head of India's counterterrorism force comes just over a month after al Qaeda announced the creation of a South Asia wing.
Top Chinese Umbrella Exporter Files For Hong Kong IPO As City Protests Continue
October 16 2014 7:39 AM
Jicheng Umbrella Holdings Ltd is raising funds to build a new factory and expand its output amid the "umbrella revolution."
Oracle Confirms India Head Has Quit
October 16 2014 7:05 AM
Oracle confirmed the managing director of its Indian subsidiary has quit, but denied a report that the move was linked to bribery allegations.
Bollywood Star Holds Forth On ‘Love Jihad,’ Intermarriage And Islam
October 16 2014 6:12 AM
Saif Ali Khan, 44, is married to Kareena Kapoor Khan, a Hindu by birth.
Hong Kong Leader Agrees To Talks
October 16 2014 4:38 AM
Leung Chun-ying told reporters that he wanted to work with protesters, but that China's decision on the city's elections could not be changed.
China Refutes US Hacking Accusations
October 16 2014 3:18 AM
This is the second time in less than a month that the two countries have traded hacking claims.
Ranbaxy To Pay $40M Settlement In Medicaid Litigation
October 16 2014 3:00 AM
The litigation reportedly was linked to the manner in which the Indian generic drugmaker reported pricing data to Texas Medicaid.
Taiwan Considers Permanent Armed Ships For Disputed Island
October 16 2014 1:55 AM
Itu Aba, also known as Tai Ping, is the only island in the potentially energy-rich Spratly islands large enough to accommodate a port.
EU Hands India Ultimatum Over Global Trade Deal
October 16 2014 12:41 AM
India in July blocked what would have been the first global trade reform in two decades.
Police Beating Video Reignites Hong Kong Protests
October 15 2014 11:58 PM
Hundreds of demonstrators crowded around a city police station to file allegations of police brutality Wednesday night.
At Least 20 Killed As Avalanches Strike Nepal Climbing Region
October 15 2014 10:26 PM
Unseasonably bad weather resulting from a recent cyclone caused avalanches and a blizzard in a region popular with tourists.
EBay Earnings Lukewarm In Q3
October 15 2014 6:21 PM
The online merchant lowered guidance for the next quarter and posted lower-than-expected revenue.
Five Of Our Favorite Female Video Game Characters
October 15 2014 5:14 PM
Women aren't always depicted poorly in video games. Here's proof.
Apple Set To Unveil New iPads, Macs
October 15 2014 2:18 PM
The fanfare may seem subdued compared to that of the iPhone launch, but make no mistake: Thursday is a very big day for Apple.
Skype Qik: Microsoft's Video-Messaging App For A Snapchat Era
October 15 2014 1:59 PM
Microsoft's new video chat app looks perfect for smartwatches, but the company is being coy on the details.