NASA's TESS, Hunting for New Worlds, Returns ‘First Light Science Image'

19/09/2018 16:21

The US' National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) released a jaw-dropping new image captured by its newest planet hunter, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS), on Monday, offering skywatchers a look at stars and galaxies sitting on the southern celestial hemisphere.

Japan fashion guru Maezawa lands first SpaceX moon flight

18/09/2018 21:15

SpaceX, Elon Musk’s space transportation company, on Monday named its first private passenger on a voyage around the moon as Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa, the founder and chief executive of online fashion retailer Zozo.

Vietnamese mobile carriers roll out new prefixes

17/09/2018 22:15

Mobile carriers in Vietnam have started to shorten their 11-digit mobile phone numbers to 10 digits by replacing some of the current prefixes with new numbers in a move to standardise the length of all mobile numbers.

Vietnam receives mobile hi-tech lab from Russia

12/09/2018 15:23

Representatives of Russia’s Federal Service for the Oversight of Consumer Protection and Welfare (Rospotrebnadzor) handed over a mobile lab to Major General Nguyen Hong Du, Director of the Vietnam-Russia Tropical Centre on September 11 on the sidelines of the fourth Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok.

Google under pressure to refuse Viagogo advertising

10/09/2018 09:02

Google has been urged to stop accepting money from Viagogo to place the ticket website at the top of its search rankings, in an open letter signed by the Football Association, several MPs and trade body UK Music.

ASEAN cyber security drill focuses on coin-mining virus prevention

06/09/2018 12:28

The Vietnam Computer Emergency Response Team (VNCERT) hosted the ASEAN CERTs Incident Drill – ACID 2018 in Hanoi on September 5, focusing on improving the capacity of participating countries in dealing with cyber crimes caused by coin mining viruses.

Scientists develop new graphene-based hetero-structure for electronic devices

04/09/2018 16:28

Scientists from Don State Technical University and their colleagues from Vietnam and Pakistan have developed an ultrathin graphene/g-Ga-Se (gallium-selenium) hetero-structure for manufacturing state-of-the-art electronic devices, according to the University’s press service, RIA Novosti reports.