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British Airways vows 'never again' after costly IT collapse

LONDON British Airways (BA) said it would take steps to ensure there was no repeat of a computer system failure that stranded 75,000 passengers over a holiday weekend and turned into a public relations disaster.

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China to implement cyber security law from Thursday

SHANGHAI China, battling increased threats from cyber-terrorism and hacking, will adopt from Thursday a controversial law that mandates strict data surveillance and storage for firms working in the country, the official Xinhua news agency said.

Cybersecurity May 29 2017

Popular Chinese lesbian dating app removed from internet

BEIJING A popular Chinese dating app for lesbians has been shut down, along with its website and main social media account, just as the gay community celebrates Taiwan's decision giving same-sex couples the right to marry, a first for Asia.

World, May 29 2017

Vietnam online gaming firm VNG says eyeing U.S. IPO

HANOI Vietnamese online gaming and messaging firm VNG Corp said on Tuesday it has signed a preliminary agreement with U.S. bourse operator Nasdaq Inc to explore an IPO.

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UK looking to increase pressure on internet firms over extremist material: minister

LONDON Britain is looking at range of options to put pressure on internet companies to do more to take down extremist material, Security Minister Ben Wallace said on Sunday.

World May 28 2017

Samsung Electronics says may add NAND capacity at China plant amid demand surge

SEOUL Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Monday it is considering adding NAND memory chip production capacity at its manufacturing base in China amid an industry-wide boom that will likely fuel record sales for memory suppliers.

May 29 2017

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