KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia is expected to trend higher next week with the composite index likely to breach the 1,900 level amid volatile trading, said Inter-Pacific Securities Sdn Bhd Head of Research, Pong Teng Siew.
The Saudi Arabian Commission announced earlier this week it would be blocking almost fifty games following the suicides of two children. Supposedly, the two children, a 12- and 13-year-old, took their own lives after the playing the Blue Whale social media game. Shrouded in unreliable information, this game apparently involves taking increasingly awful orders from an “administrator” via social media, the final command being to take your own life. A Russian man confessed to inventing it last year, and has since been arrested for inciting suicide. When the story Associated Press first broke the story, it named games like as Witcher 3, Grand Theft… This story continues at The Next Web
Slack today announced the acquisition of Missions, a Robot & Pencils startup that focuses on process automation and streamlining custom Slack integrations. Missions will help teams using Slack carry out more commonly occurring tasks to do things like walk new employees through the onboarding process or accept or reject a job candidate with the push of […]
The lower end of the audio market is extremely crowded, as a legion of anonymous Chinese brands pump out near-identical headsets by the thousands, and flog them on marketplaces like Amazon. TaoTronics isn’t one of them. It belongs to the same company that owns RavPower (who make fairly solid portable chargers), and Vava (which produces a line of commendably-decent speakers and “gaming” headphones). Although it doesn’t have the same brand value as Anker, it’s one of those rising tech companies worth paying attention to. I got the chance to review TaoTronics’ latest pair of affordable noise-cancelling headphones — the snappily-named… This story continues at The Next Web