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North Korea has millions of 3G subscribers, says Koryolink CEO

North Korea’s relationship with the world wide web has been mostly non-existent, with most of those who reside in the nation being forbade from accessing the Internet. Slowly, however, connectivity has leaked into the northern Korean nation, which now has nearly 2 million 3G subscribers, according to service provider Koryolink’s CEO Ezz Heikal.   This represents a fairly drastic rise …

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Found: Old LaserDisc with never-before-seen ‘Star Wars’ footage

  A Laserdisc that has apparently been in limbo for 30 years has been recovered, and it comprises by no means-prior to-seen at the back of-the-scenes footage of “star Wars Episode IV: Return of the Jedi.” A fib crew calling itself Return of the Jedi long misplaced Edit Droid Laserdisc revealed discovered the Laserdisc on eBay for $699. It accommodates …

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Everything you need to know for Friday’s big asteroid flyby

Friday’s big asteroid flyby In less than 24 hours, a 150 foot-wide asteroid will complete a remarkably close, but safe, flyby. For weeks, scientists have been tracking the path of the small near-Earth asteroid known as 2012 DA14, which is on course to swing by the Earth tomorrow at 11:24 a.m. PT. Asteroid flyby Again, no need to panic about …

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EU to warn China it may levy duties against Huawei: sources

China it may levy duties against Huawei The European Commission plans to send a formal warning to China that it is ready to levy sanctions against telecoms equipment makers Huawei and ZTE Corp over illegal subsidies, people close to the matter said. EU trade chief Karel De Gucht is set to win support from the bloc’s executive on Wednesday to …

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Top Delhi cop suggests biometric proof be made compulsory for SIM card

Biometric proof be made compulsory for SIM card The way it is in our country right now, a customer ought to produce documents to verify his identity, address, among other details, to buy a SIM card. Needless to add, this is done to ensure that the buyer is a legit customer with genuine needs, and not someone whose actions could …

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