Now even the Swiss have a faster supercomputer than the US
Published in News


And some of their soldiers have carried pikes for 600 years.

The US has been falling behind in the supercomputer race which it has dominated for 24 years and been losing ground to the Chinese who have the top two slots.

Chinese networked intertwined quantum particles
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1,200 kilometres without needing a cat


Chinese boffins have sent intertwined quantum particles from a satellite to ground stations separated by 1,200 kilometres, smashing the previous world record and not needing a cat to work.

Apple faces China crises
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 09 June 2017 12:33

Apple faces China crises


Dealers arrested flogging personal data

Chinese authorities have arrested Apple dealers for flogging user data to the highest bidder.

TSMC might build more foundries in Taiwan
Published in Processors
Thursday, 08 June 2017 12:08

TSMC might build more foundries in Taiwan


No interest in making America grate again

Any idea that TSMC was going follow Foxconn or Japan's SoftBank and set up a foundry in the US has been dashed.

Microsoft creates Chinese Windows 10 Government edition
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Allows its own encryption


Software King of the World Microsoft has issued a version of Windows 10 which is just for the Chinese government.

Chinese to create own Wikipedia
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Tuesday, 02 May 2017 11:07

Chinese to create own Wikipedia


We just don’t trust the fake-penis experts  to tell the truth

The Chinese government is going to create its own Wikipedia because it does not trust the fake-penis, phoney doctors, and kids with chips on their shoulders, and Daily Tech readers to edit a reliable encyclopaedia.

Trump blames China for Democratic Party hack
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It was not my friend Putin – he said so

Desperate to divert Republican attention from the fact his chum and benefactor Tsar Vladamir Putin hacked the Democratic Party and helped him win the election, Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump is blaming China.

Motherboard shipments may drop over 10 percent this year
Published in Motherboards


But AMD-Intel price war may save vendors from supply chain issues


With the global decline in PC shipments finally showing signs of slowing, motherboard vendors are expecting to see a correlated slowing of overall volume in 2017, with some estimates hovering near 10 percent from last year.

LeEco decides not to acquire Vizio
Published in News
Tuesday, 11 April 2017 07:03

LeEco decides not to acquire Vizio


Companies expected to maintain a collaborative relationship


In a matter proceeding from the result of “regulatory headwinds” by Chinese regulators, LeEco has announced that it no longer intends to buy Irvine-based Vizio.

Chinese cyber gang targets UK firms
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Tuesday, 04 April 2017 12:51

Chinese cyber gang targets UK firms


Global hacking operation


A Chinese cyber gang has been hitting UK firms as part of a "systematic" global cyber espionage campaign.