Digital services

Naver to create digital doubles for five cities in Saudi Arabia

South Korean technology company Naver will create a digital twin platform for five cities in Saudi Arabia. The agreement between the company and the government was reported by Yonhap. A digital double is a virtual reproduction of a real object or space that is its digital counterpart for practical purposes ... Read more

Japan’s Minister of Digital Technology Refuses Salary for Three Months Due to Problems with Digital ID System

Japan’s Minister of Digital Technology Taro Kono says he will give up his salary for three months in response to problems with the My Number digital identity system, writes The Register. He made this statement in response to an interim report on the confusion in the system. In doing so, ... Read more

7 tech giants are ready to comply with the new rules of the EU digital market

Companies Alphabet, Amazon, Apple, ByteDance, Meta, Microsoft and Samsung have informed the European Commission that they meet the criteria, established by the EU when adopting the Digital Markets Act, reports Engadget. This allows companies to be classified as gatekeepers. According to Reuters, Booking.com expects to achieve this status by the ... Read more

New EU laws limit the power of tech giants: what will it lead to

EU legislators have passed important laws that limit the possibilities of technological giants. In particular, Google, Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Microsoft fall under their influence. This is reported by Reuters. In addition to the Digital Markets Act, lawmakers also passed the Digital Services Act, which requires platforms to more strictly ... Read more