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China purges foreign PCs
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 10 December 2019 10:30

China purges foreign PCs


Security risk

China has ordered that all foreign computer equipment and software be removed from government offices and public institutions within three years, in a move which will harm big US tech.

US bullies France for daring to tax US tech
Published in News
Tuesday, 03 December 2019 10:51

US bullies France for daring to tax US tech


Kicking them in the exports to make them surrender to US forces

The US government may punish France for insisting that its huge tech companies pay a tiny amount of tax.

Huawei leans on Chinese electronics
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 03 December 2019 10:26

Huawei leans on Chinese electronics


US trade war harms US electronics companies

American tech companies are getting the go-ahead to resume business with Chinese smartphone giant Huawei but it may be too late as the outfit has moved on and is seeing other people.

US claims it has enough antitrust laws to bring down big tech
Published in News


Just does not use them


The US Justice Department antitrust chief said that existent US antitrust laws were “flexible enough” to address the harm caused by technology companies, in the face of growing criticism that such laws cannot tackle tech monopolies.

US could be eclipsed by Chinese on AI
Published in AI
Tuesday, 05 November 2019 12:01

US could be eclipsed by Chinese on AI


Google former boss warns

The US is falling behind China in the race to understand AI according to a government commissioned panel led by Google’s former CEO Eric Schmidt.

Amazon snubbed as Microsoft is the last Jedi standing
Published in Cloud


US defense contract goes to Vole

The US government has snubbed Amazon and awarded a massive $10 billion cloud contract to Microsoft, the Department of Defense has confirmed.

US blacklists Chinese AI start-ups
Published in AI
Tuesday, 08 October 2019 11:05

US blacklists Chinese AI start-ups


Trade war continues

The US government expanded its trade blacklist to include some of China’s top artificial intelligence startups.

Is Huawei-US detente a mission impossible?
Published in News
Thursday, 19 September 2019 07:37

Is Huawei-US detente a mission impossible?


Or just a mission improbable

Sources at the Advance Intelligence conference in Shanghai tell Fudzilla that it is still making overtures to the USA and that behind the scenes some little progress is being made.

US to extend Huawei’s reprieve
Published in News
Monday, 19 August 2019 12:19

US to extend Huawei’s reprieve


90 days

The US. Commerce Department is expected to extend a reprieve given to Huawei Technologies that permits the Chinese firm to buy supplies from US companies so that it can service existing customers.

US tech unemployment is lowest for 20 years
Published in News


Staff shortages coming

The US Bureau of Labour Statistics claims that tech unemployment hasn't been this low since the turn of the century.