India reiterates it will not allow data mining for political purposes

28/05/2018 20:17

India’s IT minister says he wants the country to become a center of data analysis, but the element of consent has to be given due regard in order to have a robust balance between the need for data analysis and the need to protect the right of individual data owners.

Obesity now linked to 12 different cancers

25/05/2018 16:22

Obesity is linked to as many as 12 different forms of cancer, according to a major new report which advises giving up bacon and swapping sugary drinks for water as part of a 10-point plan for avoiding the disease.

Pollution behind mass fish deaths incident in Dong Nai

23/05/2018 21:39

Southern Dong Nai Province’s agriculture department said the unsual high level of NH4 (Amoni) and NO2 (Nitrite) may be the reason behind Monday’s mass fish deaths on the La Nga River based on a test done on water sample collected at the site.

Info database needs public support

19/05/2018 20:09

The Digital Vietnamese knowledge system, an ambitious Government funded open database similar to Wikipedia, now boasts more than 10,000 articles, alongside 3.5 million question and answers following its launch in January.

3 scientists win Ta Quang Buu Award

19/05/2018 19:59

PSNews - The Ministry of Science and Technology presented the Ta Quang Buu Awards 2018 to three scientists yesterday for their outstanding works on physics and agricultural biology.

Silicon Valley startup peddles 3D-printed bike

18/05/2018 10:13

After a career that included helping Alphabet Inc’s Google build out data centers and speeding packages for Inc to customers, Jim Miller is doing what many Silicon Valley executives do after stints at big companies: finding more time to ride his bike.

IT Techmart 2018 kicks off in Hanoi

17/05/2018 16:28

The technology and information technology equipment market (IT Techmart 2018) opened in Hanoi on May 16, featuring technological advances and specialised electronic devices.

How is Vietnam applying artificial intelligence?

13/05/2018 13:21

Artificial intelligence (AI) is being used in Vietnam in apps used such as face-identification technology cameras, smartphone chatbots, self-propelling vehicles, and nano robots developed by FPT Group, Zalo Brain and Zalo Assistant by VNG.

Secret offline Bitcoin vault found in Swiss mountains

11/05/2018 14:55

The Bitcoin cryptocurrency saw a sharp rise in both price and interest from investors in the beginning of 2017, with its value soaring to above $25,000 per coin. 2018 was not as good of a year, with the cryptocurrency losing over 50% of its value in January.