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India launches communication satellite GSAT-11

GBnews 24 desk// Indian Space Research Organisation’s (ISRO) heaviest and most-advanced high throughput communication satellite GSAT-11 was successfully launched from the Spaceport in French Guiana during the early hours today. The…

Space Odyssey helps launch first 8K TV channel

GBnews 24 desk// Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey will help launch the world's first super-high definition 8K television channel on Saturday. Japanese broadcaster NHK said it had asked Warner Bros to scan the original film…

Facebook’s UK political ad rules kick in

GBnews 24 desk// Facebook has started to enforce its tighter political advertising rules in the UK. The new rules were supposed to take effect on 7 November, but were delayed when journalists and researchers exposed flaws in the new…

Google urged to drop Chinese ‘Dragonfly’ project

GBnews 24 desk// Staff at Google have called on the search giant to end work on a controversial search engine project for China. Called Dragonfly, the search engine would be a censored version developed with the aid of the Chinese…