The Independent - Tech

Trump says Google may be a ‘national security concern’ and vows to launch probe into China relationship

July 26, 2019 at 03:08PM Donald Trump says Google may be a "national security concern" because of its relationship with China, and suggested he will launch a probe into the company. Trump says Google may be a 'national security concern' and vows to launch probe into China relationship ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Trump… Continue reading Trump says Google may be a ‘national security concern’ and vows to launch probe into China relationship

Enterprise – TechCrunch

Alibaba to help Salesforce localize and sell in China

July 25, 2019 at 06:55AM Salesforce, the 20-year-old leader in customer relationship management (CRM) tools, is making a foray into Asia by working with one of the country’s largest tech firms, Alibaba. Alibaba will be the exclusive provider of Salesforce to enterprise customers in mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan, and Salesforce will become… Continue reading Alibaba to help Salesforce localize and sell in China

Mark Niquette and Mark Gurman / Bloomberg · TIME

Time: Apple Moved Mac Pro Production to China. Now it Wants Tariff Exemptions

July 23, 2019 at 06:38PM Apple has asked the Trump administration to exclude components that make up the forthcoming Mac Pro high-end desktop computer from import tariffs, weeks after planning to re-locate production of the line to China from Texas. The Cupertino, California-based technology giant is seeking relief from duties of 25% on key Mac… Continue reading Time: Apple Moved Mac Pro Production to China. Now it Wants Tariff Exemptions

The Independent - Tech

Google hits back at Trump’s suggestion it has committed treason over alleged China ties

July 16, 2019 at 02:31PM Google has hit out at Donald Trump's suggestion it is committing "treason" in collaboration with the Chinese army. Google hits back at Trump's suggestion it has committed treason over alleged China ties ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Google hits back at Trump's suggestion it has committed treason over alleged… Continue reading Google hits back at Trump’s suggestion it has committed treason over alleged China ties

GreenTech – TechCrunch

Image recognition, mini apps, QR codes: how China uses tech to sort its waste

July 05, 2019 at 11:24AM China’s war on garbage is as digitally savvy as the country itself. Think QR codes attached to trash bags that allow a municipal government to trace exactly where its trash comes from. On July 1, the world’s most populated city Shanghai began a compulsory garbage sorting program. Under the new… Continue reading Image recognition, mini apps, QR codes: how China uses tech to sort its waste

The Independent - Tech

China routinely installs secret surveillance app on tourists’ phones when they visit region of Muslim ‘re-education’ camps

July 03, 2019 at 09:44AM Software gathers all stored text messages, call records, contracts and calendar entries, checking files against list of 73,000 frequently benign banned items China routinely installs secret surveillance app on tourists' phones when they visit region of Muslim 're-education' camps ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: China routinely installs secret surveillance… Continue reading China routinely installs secret surveillance app on tourists’ phones when they visit region of Muslim ‘re-education’ camps

MOLLY SCHUETZ AND MARK GURMAN / BLOOMBERG · TIME

Time: Apple’s Mac Pro Was its Last Big ‘Made in America’ Product. Now it’s Moving to China

June 28, 2019 at 06:05PM Apple will manufacture its new Mac Pro computer in China, moving production of what had been its only major device assembled in the U.S., the Wall Street Journal reported. The company will use Quanta Computer Inc. to make the $6,000 desktop computer and is ramping up production at a factory… Continue reading Time: Apple’s Mac Pro Was its Last Big ‘Made in America’ Product. Now it’s Moving to China

The Independent - Tech

Apple urges Trump not to impose tariffs on iPhones amid China trade war

June 21, 2019 at 09:27AM 'We urge the US government not to impose tariffs on these products,' says tech firm Apple urges Trump not to impose tariffs on iPhones amid China trade war ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Apple urges Trump not to impose tariffs on iPhones amid China trade war

The Independent - Tech

Telegram founder says China hacked messaging app to disrupt Hong Kong protesters

June 13, 2019 at 10:12AM 'The DDoS attack we experienced coincided with protests in Hong Kong,' Pavel Durov said on Twitter. 'This case was no exception' Telegram founder says China hacked messaging app to disrupt Hong Kong protesters ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Telegram founder says China hacked messaging app to disrupt Hong Kong… Continue reading Telegram founder says China hacked messaging app to disrupt Hong Kong protesters

The Independent - Tech

European mobile traffic mysteriously routed through China for two hours

June 11, 2019 at 03:52PM Any unencrypted data could have been viewed or even edited by malicious actors European mobile traffic mysteriously routed through China for two hours ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: European mobile traffic mysteriously routed through China for two hours

Technology | The Guardian

China’s Huawei signs deal to develop 5G network in Russia

June 06, 2019 at 06:40AM Huawei welcomes agreement in area ‘of strategic importance’ after meeting between Xi Jinping and Vladimir Putin Huawei, the Chinese technology company considered a security threat by the US, has signed a deal with Russian telecoms company MTS to develop a 5G network in the country over the next year.The agreement… Continue reading China’s Huawei signs deal to develop 5G network in Russia

Technology | The Guardian

Huawei founder ‘would shut it down’ if China asked it to eavesdrop

May 14, 2019 at 09:32AM Telecoms firm insists it has never been asked to spy after political row over 5G networkThe founder of the Chinese telecoms equipment firm Huawei would “shut the company down” if he was asked by the country’s communist regime to eavesdrop on mobile phone calls, according to a senior executive at… Continue reading Huawei founder ‘would shut it down’ if China asked it to eavesdrop

Technology | The Guardian

Apple’s iPhone cost faces sharp increase as US-China trade dispute worsens

May 13, 2019 at 05:46PM Trump-imposed tariff of 25% on $200bn of goods could add about $160 to the cost of a $999 Chinese-made iPhone XSThe escalating trade dispute between the US and China could prove damaging to Apple and its customers by pushing up the cost of iPhones and driving down the share price.According… Continue reading Apple’s iPhone cost faces sharp increase as US-China trade dispute worsens

Technology | The Guardian

Mike Pompeo invokes Thatcher in warning to UK over Huawei and China – video

May 08, 2019 at 09:14PM The US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, has invoked Margaret Thatcher as he appealed to the Conservative right to take a firmer line with China, again urging the UK to resist efforts by Huawei to gain access to Britain's new 5G network.Mike Pompeo invokes Thatcher to push for harder line… Continue reading Mike Pompeo invokes Thatcher in warning to UK over Huawei and China – video