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, ...

E-Chinese yuan: Just another digital currency or a surveillance and control tool?

Tech 09/28/22, 16:17

China has recently witnessed unprecedented capital outflow including foreign investment and people's savings. The liquidity crisis is spreading across China, depositors' protests have become a hot topic despite repression from authorities. At this point, the digital yuan (e-CNY) is probably the Chinese Communist Party's perfect solution in preventing those customers ...

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