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First Arab on ISS set for Earth return

First Arab on ISS set for Earth return

ALMATY: An Emirati who made history as the first Arab to reach the International Space Station is set to return to Earth on Thursday following an eight-day mission that sparked euphoria in his homeland. Hazzaa Al-Mansoori of the United Arab Emirates will touch down in the Kazakh steppes at around …

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Google Chrome 77 update: Here’s what to expect

Google recently rolled out Chrome 77 for Android, Windows, Linux and iOS platforms and now the tech giant is planning to release an updated version of the browser which will make it even better. The new update will provide users with a new grid layout, aimed at making it convenient …

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US gives Huawei 90 day reprieve on ban: Ross

The United States gave Huawei a 90-day reprieve Monday on a ban against buying US technology but added nearly four dozen subsidiaries of the Chinese telecoms giant to the prohibition. “As we continue to urge consumers to transition away from Huawei´s products, we recognize that more time is necessary to …

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Google release date for Pixel launch event

SAN FRANCISCO: Google on Thursday sent out invitations to an October 9 event at which it is expected to unveil new models of its Android-powered Pixel smartphones. Invitations displayed little more than the internet titan’s logo along with the time and place of the event, set for a studio in …

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China’s Didi suspends ride-hailing service after murder

BEIJING: China’s largest ride-hailing firm Didi Chuxing is suspending its Hitch services nationwide, the company said in a statement on Sunday. A day after, police said a ride-sharing passenger in the eastern Chinese city of Wenzhou was raped and killed by a driver. Didi Chuxing, the biggest ride-sharing firm globally …

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