Archive: 5/01/2011

China completes stealth fighter prototype

China appears to have completed a prototype of its first stealth fighter, highlighting Beijing's military modernisation drive, but experts said Wednesday the jet will not be operational for years to come.

dateJan 05, 2011 in Engineering
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Japan eyes building its own GPS system

Japan is considering launching new satellites to establish its own global positioning system (GPS) in a bid to reduce its reliance on the US navigation network, officials said on Wednesday.

dateJan 05, 2011 in Telecom
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Trillion-dollar forecast for gadget sales

As the top US consumer electronics trade show prepares to open this week, organizers are forecasting that global gadget sales may top one trillion dollars this year for the first time ever.

dateJan 05, 2011 in Business
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