US prosecutors hacked lawyers emails
Published in News
Monday, 20 May 2019 11:58

US prosecutors hacked lawyers emails


Desperate to find leakers

Military prosecutors in the case of a US Navy Seal charged with killing an Islamic State prisoner in Iraq in 2017 installed tracking software in emails sent to defence lawyers and a reporter in an apparent attempt to discover who was leaking information to the media.

Trump bans US tech in Huawei products
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 17 May 2019 10:35

Trump bans US tech in Huawei products

 

Trade blacklist

President Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump has added China’s Huawei to a trade blacklist, immediately enacting restrictions that will make it extremely difficult for the telecom giant to do business with US companies.

US House of Representatives wants more control on hacking tools
Published in News

 

They are our weapons why are we giving them to the Arabs?

US lawmakers are pushing legislation that would force the State Department to report what it is doing to control the spread of US hacking tools around the world.

Chinese spooks using NSA hacking tools
Published in News
Wednesday, 08 May 2019 12:30

Chinese spooks using NSA hacking tools


Thanks for the development work guys

Chinese spooks nicked National Security Agency hacking tools and repurposed them in 2016 to attack American allies and private companies in Europe and Asia.

Assange gets a year in jail
Published in News
Wednesday, 01 May 2019 15:32

Assange gets a year in jail


For jumping bail

The founder of WikiLeaks was sent down for 50 weeks for evading justice in 2012 hiding from the long arm of the law by  holing himself up in the Ecuador embassy in London.

The West is Huawei with the fairies
Published in News
Wednesday, 24 April 2019 21:38

The West is Huawei with the fairies


Opinion: 5G is an accident waiting to happen

I first encountered Huawei in, I think, the 2000s, when I was still editing the INQuirer. It was showing off some network infrastructure kit – new to the game, it was a contender. But now it is way more than a contender, it's made big strides in the technology field.

More than half of US doesn’t have broadband
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Despite claims by the subsidy collecting telcos

More than 162.8 million people—over half the population of the United States don’t use broadband internet according to figures worked out by Microsoft.

Americans scared of self-driving cars
Published in Transportation
Tuesday, 02 April 2019 11:44

Americans scared of self-driving cars


They are powered by witches and driven by Satan

A new survey of US adults think automated vehicles are more dangerous than current models and nearly two thirds said they would not buy a fully autonomous vehicle.

US tech expanding in Canada
Published in News
Friday, 22 March 2019 12:29

US tech expanding in Canada


Avoiding Trump’s immigration policy

US companies are going to keep hiring foreign tech workers, even as the Trump administration makes doing so more difficult.

China dismisses US security claims
Published in News
Monday, 18 March 2019 12:47

China dismisses US security claims

 
… As EU negotiates for better access

China has dismissed US security claims against its telecoms equipment maker Huawei as groundless and “abnormal”.