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China quietly unblocks IMDb site

The Chinese government has unexpectedly lifted its ban on Internet Movie Database (IMDb), more than three years after blocking the movie information site allegedly for featuring politically sensitive content.

March 8, 2013 by

Are we in a datacentre building bubble?

Big data is back on the agenda of enterprises, according to a new survey released by Oracle, the eponymous database company. The survey of 949 datacentre managers in Europe and the Middle East was commissioned from analyst firm Quocirca and suggests that datacentres are running out of space for data -- fast.

January 16, 2012 by

China's space plan shows global intent

The Chinese government has outlined the country's space strategy, including a global satellite network and plans for space exploration.The whitepaper, published in English on China Daily on Friday, gives details on China's strategy for the next five years.

December 30, 2011 by

UK Space Agency gets to work

The UK Space Agency, set up to look after British involvement in spaceflight, officially opened its doors on Friday.The national space agency, which handles British interests in international space negotiations, is a part of the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and will be responsible for the majority of the UK's research into space travel and technology.

April 4, 2011 by

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