Built in censorship
Lithuania's Defense Ministry recommended that consumers avoid buying Chinese mobile phones and advised people to throw away the ones they have now after a government report found the devices had built-in censorship capabilities.
Boldly doing what US regulators would not dare
The Chinese government is putting the fear of Mao into its tech giants, which is worrying the US press but is actually what social media thinks their governments should be doing.
Chinese might move to RISC-V architecture
Analyst firm Counterpoint Research has said that attempts to restrict technology transfer to China could see the RISC-V architecture become more prominent.
Beijing plans to break up Ant Group's Alipay and create a separate app for the fintech giant's loans business, according to a Financial Times report.
Addiction to Go, OK. Addition to World of Warcraft less so
Chinese authorities have banned all new video games from being released indefinitely, as the government attempts to tackle what it calls gaming addiction in the under-18s.
Changing the plastics process
Chinese boffins have worked out a way of making plastics involved in electronics break down if they are exposed to sunlight or oxygen.
US leaning on the Dutch to prevent the Chinese from getting the tech
ASML has become a pawn in the game of thrones between China and the US.
Thanks to China thar's gold in them thar hills
The Chinese crackdown on bitcoin miners might have caused the price to fall, but it just made mining more lucrative for the rest of the world.
Most of the Belgium government's IT network has been down today after a massive distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack knocked offline both internal systems and public-facing websites.
Similar to Huawei attacks
Congressional China hawks are urging the Biden administration to restrict sales of chip making tools to Chinese companies.