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China's facial recognition rollout reaches into mobile phones, shops and homes

China's facial recognition rollout reaches into mobile phones, shops and homes

New regulations require telcos to scan faces of users registering new mobile services.
Dec 3 2019 7:10AM
Wary of China, Germany plans rapid state intervention to protect key industries

Wary of China, Germany plans rapid state intervention to protect key industries

To step in quickly to protect companies against foreign takeovers.
Dec 2 2019 1:17PM
China seeks to root out fake news and deepfakes with new online content rules

China seeks to root out fake news and deepfakes with new online content rules

Ban on the publishing and distribution of "fake news" created with AI and VR.
Dec 2 2019 6:49AM
China completes crucial landing test for first Mars mission in 2020

China completes crucial landing test for first Mars mission in 2020

Ahead of a historic unmanned exploration mission to Mars next year.
Nov 15 2019 6:05AM
China's digital currency not seeking 'full control' of individuals' details

China's digital currency not seeking 'full control' of individuals' details

Balancing 'controllable anonymity' and money laundering concerns.
Nov 13 2019 1:05PM
China leaves bitcoin mining out of list of restricted activities

China leaves bitcoin mining out of list of restricted activities

State planner indicates continuation.
Nov 8 2019 1:20PM
Vaping, e-cigarette startups at risk from China's tobacco monopoly

Vaping, e-cigarette startups at risk from China's tobacco monopoly

China's base of 300m smokers is five times bigger than America's market.
Nov 8 2019 6:51AM
China kicks off work on 6G research, state media say

China kicks off work on 6G research, state media say

Move described as aiming to promote latest wireless innovation.
Nov 8 2019 6:51AM
China launches high-res satellite able to provide stereo imagery - state media

China launches high-res satellite able to provide stereo imagery - state media

Beijing reduces reliance on foreign technology in topographic mapping.
Nov 4 2019 12:18PM
Apple asks US to waive tariffs on Chinese-made watches, iPhone parts, AirPods

Apple asks US to waive tariffs on Chinese-made watches, iPhone parts, AirPods

According to company filings with the US Trade Representative's Office.
Nov 4 2019 6:32AM
Huawei tightens China market hold at Apple's expense

Huawei tightens China market hold at Apple's expense

Captures record 42 percent market share.
Oct 31 2019 1:25PM
Emerging markets need more say on digital currencies: Chinese official

Emerging markets need more say on digital currencies: Chinese official

Could facilitate illegal capital flows and disrupt foreign exchange management.
Oct 29 2019 1:02PM
China passes cryptography law as gears up for digital currency

China passes cryptography law as gears up for digital currency

Will take effect in New Year.
Oct 28 2019 12:58PM
China's propaganda chief says Cold War mentality hindering trust in cyberspace

China's propaganda chief says Cold War mentality hindering trust in cyberspace

National security used as excuse for attacks.
Oct 21 2019 1:33PM
US pension funds took positions in blacklisted Chinese surveillance company

US pension funds took positions in blacklisted Chinese surveillance company

Invested in one of the world's largest purveyors of video surveillance systems.
Oct 16 2019 6:55AM
EU warns of 5G cybersecurity risks, stops short of singling out China

EU warns of 5G cybersecurity risks, stops short of singling out China

Cites attacks by state-backed entities.
Oct 10 2019 6:55AM
US expands blacklist to include China's top AI startups ahead of trade talks

US expands blacklist to include China's top AI startups ahead of trade talks

Ratchets up pressure ahead of negotiations.
Oct 9 2019 6:53AM
Samsung ends mobile phone production in China

Samsung ends mobile phone production in China

Hurt by intensifying competition from domestic rivals.
Oct 3 2019 6:59AM
Huawei already producing 5G base stations without US parts

Huawei already producing 5G base stations without US parts

CEO expects production to double within a year.
Sep 27 2019 12:41PM
Chinese hackers who pursued Uighurs also targeted Tibetans: researchers

Chinese hackers who pursued Uighurs also targeted Tibetans: researchers

Also used a previously unknown iPhone security flaw.
Sep 25 2019 1:00PM

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