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North Korea removes warnings from Instagram accounts

By Thu, Jun 25, 2015 5:20PM UTC

Instagram appears to be back to normal in North Korea after a week of warnings on user accounts saying the popular photo-sharing app had been blacklisted for harmful content.

This $1,600 ’emotional’ robot will be available to buy from Saturday

By Thu, Jun 18, 2015 6:58PM UTC

It’s the stuff dreams are made of, but it doesn’t come cheap. From Saturday, consumers can buy a singing, dancing robot of their very own for US$1,600 (198,000 yen).

Weibo’s latest fitness fad: The ‘collarbone challenge’

By Thu, Jun 18, 2015 11:00AM UTC

Oh dear. Just when the countless pictures of people reaching around their back to touch their bellybuttons were beginning to fade from memory, weight-obsessed Chinese people have found another way to test how thin they are: the collarbone challenge.

Survey: Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi has fastest airport WiFi in the world

By Wed, Jun 17, 2015 7:07AM UTC

Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi International Airport has the fastest airport WiFi in the world, according to a new survey.

Sony says ‘The Last Guardian’ is coming out on PS4 next year (VIDEO)

By Tue, Jun 16, 2015 2:10PM UTC

Sony announced Monday that ‘The Last Guardian’, one of the most talked about and anticipated games of the past decade, will be available for the PS4 in 2016. Originally announced for the PS3 a number of years back, Sony revealed gameplay footage at the E3 Expo in California Monday. It