Members of European Parliament Thursday called for a full audit of Facebook following a data breach scandal involving the firm Cambridge Analytica, which was accused of illegally accessing the data of 87 million Facebook users without their knowledge.
Pintec Technology Holdings, an independent technology platform enabling financial services in China, started trading on the Nasdaq Stock Market on Thursday.
GV-971, a multi-targeting oligosaccharide drug developed by a Chinese research group, could give Alzheimer patients hope, lead researcher Geng Meiyu told Xinhua on Thursday.
American and Chinese researchers have developed an innovative filtering material that can separate purified ethylene out of a mixture with ethane, potentially reducing the environmental cost of manufacturing plastic.
U.S. social media giant Twitter on Thursday posted a 29 percent year-on-year increase in revenue to 758.1 million U.S.Twitter's share price went up more than 10 percent in premarket trading Thursday, and the earnings per share stood at 0.21 dollars on a diluted basis.
Scientists have said they have located a part of the rat's brain involved in this process of importance ranking, a discovery that will prompt the search for a similar mechanism in humans.
Chinese engineers are developing the nation's second generation of manned spacecraft which will be tasked with servicing the country's space station and participating in manned lunar missions, said a researcher involved with the program.
Russia's telecommunications regulator Roskomnadzor said Thursday that Google will be fined over its failure to remove links to prohibited resources from search results as requested by Russian legislation.
Shanghai, scheduled to host the first-ever China International Import Expo (CIIE) on Nov. 5-10, will use 350 new energy taxi cabs and 440 buses linked with intelligent networks to serve the event.
Researchers of Stanford University on Wednesday released a new type of flying, micro and tugging robot called FlyCroTug, which can move and pull objects up to 40 times its weight.
Scientists from China and Australia have made major progress in liquid metal robots, a prototype that resembles a robot in "The Terminator" sci-fi film franchise.
local time (00:15 GMT) by the Russian Aerospace Defense Forces from the Plesetsk spaceport, local news reported Thursday. All pre-launch operations were carried out in a normal mode.
U.S.-based company Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) said on Wednesday that construction of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) capital Abu Dhabi's Hyperloop transport system will start in the third quarter of 2019.
A study published on Wednesday in ACS Nano, a journal of American Chemistry Society, reported a kind of surface coating that can repel everything, such as bacteria, viruses and living cells, but can be modified to permit beneficial exceptions.
A study published on Wednesday in the journal Neurology showed stressed-out middle-aged people were more likely to show symptoms of memory loss.Those with high cortisol had an average total cerebral brain volume of 88.5 percent of total cranial volume compared to 88.7 percent of total cranial volume in those with normal levels of cortisol.
China sent a new marine satellite into orbit Thursday morning.
The software and information technology industry will be a new growth engine for the Chinese economy as the country upgrades into a globally competitive software nation, senior industry executives said on Wednesday.
Twenty years ago, China had just three nuclear power reactors. Today, it has 38, with 19 more under construction.
China's Geely Group Company and Germany's Daimler Mobility Services announced Wednesday that they would form a premium ride-hailing joint venture in China.
U.S. top social media network Facebook said Wednesday it has pulled 8.7 million pieces of child nudity content from its platform in the past three months to fight child exploitation.
Smartphone sales of Chinese company Xiaomi in Israel surpassed those of Apple, according to data published Wednesday by GfK market research institute.According to the figures, in August-September 2018, the number of Xiaomi devices sold in Israel reached second place, after Samsung, dropping Apple to third place.
China leads the world in 32 out of 138 research topics in groundbreaking natural and social science fields, second only to the United States, according to the Research Fronts 2018 report published on Wednesday.
Shanghai has become the first city in China to issue road test plates for autonomous driving trucks, issuing two plates to technology companies TuSimple and Momenta according to a report from Shanghai-based Jiefang Daily.
China's Internet giant Tencent is betting on the country's smart transportation market, expanding its presence in fields ranging from subway QR code payment to bus hailing.
The study revealed that gut microbiota composition at two years of life is associated with body mass index (BMI) at age 12.The BMI at age two was not significantly higher in children who later became overweight or obese, indicating that gut microbiota composition may be the earliest warning sign for detecting obesity.
China's search engine giant Baidu Inc. on Tuesday launched artificial intelligence (AI) guide tour program, the Baidu Wi-Fi Translator, for Chinese travelers in Barcelona, the second most populous municipality of Spain.
American researchers revealed how a bone hormone reversed memory loss in the aging brain in mice, lending new insights into how exercise could positively affect the brain.
The China Manned Space Agency made public on Tuesday some technical specifications of the core module of the country's future manned space station.
Russian scientists have invented a biohybrid device that uses rats to detect early-stage lung cancer and tuberculosis, local media reported Tuesday. "This biohybrid system uses rats as a detector.
Amazon web service CEO Andy Jassy and Supermicro CEO Charles Liang Monday joined Apple CEO Tim Cook in urging Bloomberg to retract its story about alleged malicious chips planted in Silicon Valley-bound motherboards.