India holds nano-tech exhibition
The three-day event was organised by the Department of Science and Technology (DST) under the government of Karnataka.
Vietnam to produce $20 smartphones
Vietnam aims to move will boost national digital transformation, witnessing the development of Vietnamese digital technology enterprises and the cybersecurity ecosystem in 2020.
COVID-19 prompts surge in digital adoption in Thailand
AI mustcontribute to how people perform their work, rather than as a backstop for automation. The other three trends cover smart products and services, robots and in-house innovation.
Malaysian youth emerge as champions Taiwan e-sports tournament
Malaysia has seen growing interest in eSports. The government announced an allocation of RM10 million under Budget 2019 and a further allocation of RM20 million under Budget 2020 to develop the local eSports industry.
HK railways deploy robots for deep cleaning operations
By automatically spraying hydrogen peroxide solution that is atomised to a specific concentration, the VHP Robot ensures that disinfectants penetrate in the small gaps that are difficult to reach during normal cleaning work.
COVID-19 is pushing the future of work to be remote
For most companies, employees working remotely will likely be a short-term solution, but this induced mass experiment could promote the concept of remote work as an established norm.