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Chinese hackers crack Norwegian software firm Visma
Published in News


“Potentially catastrophic attack”

Hackers working on behalf of Chinese intelligence breached the network of Norwegian software firm Visma to steal secrets from its clients, cyber security researchers said.

TSMC thrashes Intel on semi tech
Published in News
Friday, 01 February 2019 19:43

TSMC thrashes Intel on semi tech


Chipzilla goes into meditation mode

Our earlier story from Future Horizon's conference this week went into great and intensive depth about the overall state of the semiconductor market.

US and China ahead in the battle of the artificial brains
Published in AI


WIPO report touts IBM has having the most patents

China and the United States are ahead of the global competition to dominate artificial intelligence (AI).

US universities dump Huawei gear and cash
Published in News
Thursday, 24 January 2019 12:31

US universities dump Huawei gear and cash


Worried about losing federal funding

Top US universities are dumping telecom equipment made by Huawei Technologies and other Chinese companies because they are frightened of losing federal funding under a new Trump-backed national security law.

Bing switched off in China
Published in News
Thursday, 24 January 2019 10:30

Bing switched off in China


Blocked by the censors

Microsoft's search engine Bing appears to have been switched off by the censors in mainland China.

China retailers slash iPhone prices
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 11 January 2019 12:42

China retailers slash iPhone prices


Time to cash out of this sinking ship

Several Chinese electronics retailers including Alibaba-backed Suning and JD.com have slashed iPhone prices this week, after they realised that shifting them is nearly impossible at the prices Jobs' Mob wanted.

Samsung sees China slow down
Published in News
Monday, 07 January 2019 12:05

Samsung sees China slow down


Profit drop expected

Samsung Electronics is bracing for a profit drop as China slowdown chips away at demand.

Trump adviser fakes Apple scare story
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 07 January 2019 11:56

Trump adviser fakes Apple scare story


Normally fake Apple news comes from Apple

Trump adviser Larry Kudlow had a crack at promoting a fake news story claiming that the Chinese “may have” stolen Apple’s technology.

China arrests 13 Canadians
Published in News
Friday, 04 January 2019 11:25

China arrests 13 Canadians


Tit for Tat for Huawei arrest

Canada said 13 of its citizens had been detained in China since Huawei Technologies Co-Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou was arrested last month in Vancouver at the request of the United States.

Chinese back Huawei and persecute Apple cult
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 27 December 2018 11:28

Chinese back Huawei and persecute Apple cult


Trump considers declaring a state of emergency

It is starting to look like US persecution of Huawei is backfiring on its companies such as Apple working behind the bamboo curtain.