Apple may be forced to disclose censorship requests from China

February 25, 2020 at 07:00AM Two major shareholder groups backed proposal that would force tech company to make new human rights commitments Apple could be forced to disclose details of censorship requests from China and other nations after two major shareholder groups backed a proposal that would force the tech firm to make new humanContinue reading “Apple may be forced to disclose censorship requests from China”

Tesla ramps up solar tile roof installations in US, eyes China and Europe expansion

February 10, 2020 at 07:17PM Tesla appears to be ramping up installations of its solar tile roofs in the San Francisco Bay area and will eventually roll out to Europe and China, according to CEO Elon Musk, who, in a series of tweets, provided the first substantial update since the company launched the third iterationContinue reading “Tesla ramps up solar tile roof installations in US, eyes China and Europe expansion”

Critics Say China Has Suppressed And Censored Information In Coronavirus Outbreak

February 8, 2020 at 02:00PM They charge that news of a new pneumonialike illlness was kept from the public for weeks — and that social media accounts are being shut down if certain types of comments are made. Critics Say China Has Suppressed And Censored Information In Coronavirus Outbreak…

China’s coronavirus is not remotely under control and the world economy is in mounting peril

February 05, 2020 at 09:37PM China’s coronavirus is not remotely under control and the world economy is in mounting peril … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: China’s coronavirus is not remotely under control and the world economy is in mounting peril

Russia is bolstering its internet censorship powers – is it turning into China?

February 03, 2020 at 03:48PM As a tiny Norwegian news website falls victim to the Kremlin’s blacklist, Isabelle Khurshudyan looks at how Russians are set to lose their online freedoms Russia is bolstering its internet censorship powers – is it turning into China? … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Russia is bolstering its internet censorshipContinue reading “Russia is bolstering its internet censorship powers – is it turning into China?”

Coronavirus: Apple to close all shops in China amid fears over deadly outbreak

February 01, 2020 at 05:01PM McDonald’s and Starbucks stores also shut as precautionary measure Coronavirus: Apple to close all shops in China amid fears over deadly outbreak … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Coronavirus: Apple to close all shops in China amid fears over deadly outbreak

Time: Britain Sides With China In Technology Cold War

In the battle over the next generation of telecommunications, China is winning. On Jan. 28, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson decided not to ban hardware made by the market-leading Chinese firm Huawei as the U.K. builds out its infrastructure for 5G wireless technology. The choice was a blow to the Trump Administration, which has wagedContinue reading “Time: Britain Sides With China In Technology Cold War”

Coronavirus: ‘Little Peanut’ robot delivers food to people in quarantine in China

January 29, 2020 at 03:47PM ‘Enjoy your meal. If you need anything else, please message the staff’ Coronavirus: 'Little Peanut' robot delivers food to people in quarantine in China … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Coronavirus: 'Little Peanut' robot delivers food to people in quarantine in China

Time: How AI (and Mushrooms) Are Helping Fight Poverty in China’s Most Remote Villages

January 10, 2020 at 02:14PM The last thing on Geru Drolma’s mind was becoming an internet celebrity. All she wanted was to make rent. But the steamed buns Drolma rose at 5 a.m. each morning to make in her village in western China’s Sichuan province just weren’t selling fast enough. So with the bills mountingContinue reading “Time: How AI (and Mushrooms) Are Helping Fight Poverty in China’s Most Remote Villages”

Thousands of drones fill skies above China to create giant running man

January 02, 2020 at 01:20PM High-tech demonstration part of growing trend to find alternatives to fireworks Thousands of drones fill skies above China to create giant running man … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Thousands of drones fill skies above China to create giant running man

Time: China Says It Will Complete Its Competitor to GPS in the First Half of Next Year

December 27, 2019 at 07:17AM BEIJING (AP) — China said Friday its Beidou Navigation Satellite System that emulates the U.S. Global Positioning System will be completed with the launch of its final two satellites in the first half of next year. Project director Ran Chengqi told reporters that the core of the positioning system wasContinue reading “Time: China Says It Will Complete Its Competitor to GPS in the First Half of Next Year”

China orders all foreign computers to be removed from state offices

December 09, 2019 at 04:14PM Google, Intel and Microsoft all caught up in ban China orders all foreign computers to be removed from state offices … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: China orders all foreign computers to be removed from state offices

Huawei under fire in China over employee detained for eight months

December 02, 2019 at 09:32AM Company facing scrutiny over treatment of Li Hongyuan, who had demanded severance pay The Chinese telecom corporation Huawei has come under fire in its own country as members of the public rallied behind a former employee detained for eight months after demanding severance pay from the company. Last January, LiContinue reading “Huawei under fire in China over employee detained for eight months”

Time: TikTok Restores Account of New Jersey Teen Who Criticized China’s Treatment of Uighur Muslims

November 28, 2019 at 02:53PM A woman who was suspended by TikTok after posting viral videos critical of the Chinese government’s actions in Xinjiang said in a Twitter post that the Chinese video-sharing app has restored her account and apologized. New Jersey teenager Feroza Aziz had posted a series of videos that initially looked likeContinue reading “Time: TikTok Restores Account of New Jersey Teen Who Criticized China’s Treatment of Uighur Muslims”

TikTok ‘makeup tutorial’ goes viral with call to action on China’s treatment of Uighurs

November 27, 2019 at 02:37AM Teenager claims video sharing platform is censoring her posts, which TikTok denies An American teenager who is using makeup tutorials on TikTok to spread awareness of China’s detention of at least a million Muslims in internment camps in Xinjiang has claimed her videos are being censored by the platform. InContinue reading “TikTok ‘makeup tutorial’ goes viral with call to action on China’s treatment of Uighurs”

Bitcoin hailed as ‘success’ by China in dramatic shift in attitude

November 13, 2019 at 01:53AM Country plans to launch its own cryptocurrency next year Bitcoin hailed as 'success' by China in dramatic shift in attitude … Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Bitcoin hailed as 'success' by China in dramatic shift in attitude