Apple and the consequences of partnering with the Chinese regime

Tech 11/16/22, 20:26

Images of people escaping from a factory facility in China at the end of October swept the world. Workers jumping over fences and fleeing cross-country or walking along roadsides to escape the harsh working conditions and quarantine measures put one of the most emblematic companies of these times, Apple, in ...

China holds World Internet Conference while tightening cyberspace censorship

Tech 11/12/22, 16:11

Chinese leader Xi Jinping congratulated the World Internet Conference (WIC) through an official statement on November 9. The conference was held at the Wuzhen Exhibition Center, which has hosted the event since 2014. Several U.S. tech executives virtually attended the event, including the CEOs of IBM, Intel, and Cisco. Invited guests, ...

Caution with BeiDou: Chinese ‘GPS’ may be spying on us

Weapon/Army 11/07/22, 16:58

The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has pushed to develop its own Satellite Navigation System, BeiDou, to break its dependence on the already-known American GPS and European GALILEO.  On November 4, China's State Council Office released the white paper "BeiDou in the New Era," which talks about its latest update while trying ...

How Huawei director was released in exchange for two Canadian citizens

Tech 10/31/22, 16:34

On October 27, a report by The Wall Street Journal broke the details of the arrest and release of Meng Wanzhou, Huawei's CFO, and the prisoner swap in 2021 that kept tensions high between the United States, Canada, and the Chinese regime through three years of negotiations. Meng is the daughter ...

US continues buying banned Chinese technology that threatens national security

Insights 10/29/22, 18:16

Following actions taken in 2019, by former President Trump, on banning the government's use of Chinese technologies, which breach national security, a new report finds that the measure is not enforced. On October 26, Georgetown University's Center for Security and Emerging Technology reported that at least 1,681 state and local entities ...

Chinese hypersonic missiles, thanks to US taxpayers’ money

Weapon/Army 10/18/22, 15:36

Days ago, an extensive investigation by the Washington Post revealed how high-tech software products developed in the U.S. are falling into the hands of military research groups linked to China's hypersonic and missile programs. In addition to the industrial espionage tactics frequently used by the Chinese regime to acquire cutting-edge technology, ...

App COVID-19, how the CCP uses it to persecute dissidents

Tech 10/16/22, 12:44

The cell phone applications that the governments of different countries have used to monitor and control the COVID-19 pandemic have put several organizations and human rights experts on the alert since their implementation. The data, location, and possible registration of individuals and group activities of people would remain in the ...

New US restrictions put China’s technology future in jeopardy

Insights 10/13/22, 15:16

The U.S. move to protect the semiconductor industry continues apace. This Tuesday, the Commerce Department ordered a ban on selling high-tech equipment to large Chinese semiconductor companies such as Yangtze River Storage, Changxin Storage, SMIC, and others. In addition, foreign residents in the United States will not be allowed to ...

British intelligence reveals Chinese regime plans

Tech 10/12/22, 13:42

On October 11, the director of Government Communications Headquarters in Great Britain, Jeremy Fleming, made strong statements against the Chinese regime during a speech at the Royal United Institute in London. Fleming accused China of attempting to "rewrite the rules of international security" by using both its economic and technological clout ...