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Feb 25, 2021 11:44 PM

Twitter aims to double revenue in three years; shares surge

[SAN FRANCISCO] Twitter wants to double its annual revenue to US$7.5 billion by 2023, and expects to increase its...

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Feb 25, 2021 05:50 AM

Australia's competition chief claims victory after Facebook stand-off

THE architect of Australian media reforms being watched around the world claimed victory on Wednesday, even as...

Feb 25, 2021 05:50 AM

Trials in Singapore on Smartphone app offering mini check-ups

EACH morning before work at a Singapore construction site, Gunasekar Udayakumar, 41, gets his vital signs checked,...

Feb 25, 2021 05:50 AM

Tencent-backed edtech startup seeks funding at US$20 billion value

TENCENT Holdings-backed Yuanfudao is seeking fresh funding at a valuation of more than US$20 billion, sources...

Feb 25, 2021 05:50 AM

IonQ in talks to go public through merger with DMY SPAC

IONQ is in advanced talks to merge with DMY Technology Group Inc III, said sources, creating one of the first public...

Feb 25, 2021 05:50 AM

US Senators, tech execs recommend hack reporting requirement

A BIPARTISAN group of senators on Tuesday recommended that the US consider requiring companies to disclose when they...

Feb 25, 2021 07:01 PM

India unveils tougher rules for social media such as Facebook, Twitter

[NEW DELHI] India announced new rules on Thursday to regulate big social media firms, such as Facebook and Twitter,...

Feb 25, 2021 12:50 PM

Facebook bans Myanmar military from its platforms with immediate effect

[SINGAPORE] Facebook on Thursday said it had banned the Myanmar military from using its Facebook and Instagram...

Feb 25, 2021 12:16 PM

Brokers' take: UOBKH maintains 'buy' on Venture, flags potential risks for 2021

UOB Kay Hian (UOBKH) said it expects Venture Corp's impending Q4 results to reflect a sequential growth despite...

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Feb 25, 2021 10:02 AM

Australia passes landmark law requiring tech firms to pay for news

[SYDNEY] Australia's parliament passed landmark legislation on Thursday requiring global digital giants to pay for...

Feb 25, 2021 07:20 AM

YouTube to roll out parent-approved accounts for tweens

[SAN FRANCISCO] YouTube on Wednesday said it will roll out new accounts that let tweens or young teens explore the...

Feb 25, 2021 07:17 AM

Facebook pledges US$1b in news investments over three years

[SAN FRANCISCO] Facebook on Wednesday pledged to invest at least US$1 billion to support journalism over the next...

Feb 25, 2021 05:50 AM

US Senators, tech execs recommend hack reporting requirement

A BIPARTISAN group of senators on Tuesday recommended that the US consider requiring companies to disclose when they...

Feb 25, 2021 05:50 AM

Australia's competition chief claims victory after Facebook stand-off

THE architect of Australian media reforms being watched around the world claimed victory on Wednesday, even as...

Feb 25, 2021 05:50 AM

Trials in Singapore on Smartphone app offering mini check-ups

EACH morning before work at a Singapore construction site, Gunasekar Udayakumar, 41, gets his vital signs checked,...

Feb 25, 2021 05:50 AM

Tencent-backed edtech startup seeks funding at US$20 billion value

TENCENT Holdings-backed Yuanfudao is seeking fresh funding at a valuation of more than US$20 billion, sources...