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IEEE backs down on anti-Chinese moves
Published in News
Monday, 03 June 2019 12:29

IEEE backs down on anti-Chinese moves


Bans on Huawei lifted

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) has backed down on its anti-Chinese curbs.

IEEE loses the Chinese
Published in News
Friday, 31 May 2019 12:41

IEEE loses the Chinese


It doesn’t matter, America apparently invents everything these days

Chinese boffins have had a gutsful of US anti-Chinese sentiment at the IEEE and have pulled out of the organisation.

China could replace Windows
Published in News
Wednesday, 29 May 2019 11:51

China could replace Windows


Worried about security

Beijing has decided to develop a custom operating system that will replace the Windows OS on computers used by the Chinese military.

Huawei defends Apple from wrath of Chinese
Published in Mobiles


Says it will protest against a China ban

While the fruity cargo cult Apple is worried that it could be banned from selling its expensive goods in China, it has found an unexpected ally in Huawei.

Chinese anti-Apple sentiment rising
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 23 May 2019 12:08

Chinese anti-Apple sentiment rising


And the government has not weighed in yet


US Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump’s trade war is having a knock-on effect on the fruity cargo cult Apple.

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.

China blocks Wikipedia
Published in News
Tuesday, 14 May 2019 12:00

China blocks Wikipedia


The outfit which makes famous people disappear has been disappeared

The online encyclopaedia staffed by those who get off on saying that people who are more notable them are not significant has ironically found itself on the wrong end of Chinese censorship.

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.

Foxconn boss wants to broker peace between China and Taiwan
Published in News


There are zoos on both sides of the ocean for us to run

Terry Gou, the Foxconn boss, who once described his job as being a head zookeeper,  thinks he can end the conflict between China and Taiwan.

Intel cuts forecast
Published in News
Friday, 26 April 2019 12:32

Intel cuts forecast


Things not looking too good in China

Chipzilla slashed its full-year revenue forecast and missed analysts’ expectations for first-quarter sales.