Spacewatch: China's moon lander enters lunar orbit

Chang’e-4 is second spacecraft in Chinese mission to land on far side of the moon China’s lunar lander Chang’e-4 has successfully entered orbit around the moon. After a voyage of 240,000 miles (385,000km) that lasted 110 hours, the spacecraft fired Read More

China demands developed countries 'pay their debts' on climate change

Key sticking point at UN negotiations is how countries should account for their greenhouse gas emissions China called on rich countries to “pay their debts” on climate change at global talks on Thursday, criticising developed countries for not doing enough Read More

Facebook holds privacy pop-up event in New York after year of public troubles

Company had staff on hand to ‘help people manage their privacy’ and answer questions following controversy-plagued 2018 Facebook held a one-off privacy “pop-up” in New York City on Thursday, part of the company’s ongoing public relations efforts to heal its Read More

Twitter ordered to reveal user behind parody JD Wetherspoon account

Account has caused problems for pub chain including people turning up at the AGM asking ‘very heated questions’ Twitter must reveal the user behind a pair of parody accounts claiming to be run by pub chain JD Wetherspoon, the high Read More

Google and Facebook to push hard against proposal for regulatory body

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission considers market position of Google and Facebook justifies greater oversight Google and Facebook are expected to push back hard against proposals to set up a new authority that would monitor how they use their market Read More