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NTU to launch two satellites into space next year

NTU to launch two satellites into space next year

SINGAPORE — Nanyang Technological University (NTU) will launch two satellites into space next year: Singapore’s first climate satellite and an experimental communication...

Yahoo replaces Google as Firefox’s default search

Yahoo replaces Google as Firefox’s default search

SAN FRANCISCO — Yahoo will supplant Google’s search engine on Firefox’s web browser in the US, signalling Yahoo’s resolve to regain some of the ground that it has lost in the...

WhatsApp to encrypt its service to thwart snooping

WhatsApp to encrypt its service to thwart snooping

WASHINGTON — Facebook’s WhatsApp is adding encryption so messages cannot be deciphered when stored or travelling between devices, as more technology companies stepped up efforts...

China Web-TV firms spend big on foreign content

BEIJING — China’s big Internet-television companies are spending hundreds of millions of dollars on foreign TV shows and films in a battle to attract users and advertisers, but...

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