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Canada backs U.S., hackers ‘likely’ linked to China compromised service providers here

Using careful language, Canada has backed U.S .allegations that for about 12 years two Chinese citizens hacked managed Internet service...

December 21st, 2018 Howard Solomon

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Huawei chair says company’s record on security is clean

Facing suspicion in a number of countries over its alleged ties to the Chinese government, Huawei is fighting back. “When...

December 19th, 2018 Howard Solomon

McAfee: Decade-old cyber espionage campaign targets South Korea, U.S. and Canada

LAS VEGAS -- McAfee researchers have discovered a series of cyber-attacks targeting South Korea, the U.S. and Canada, but it’s...

October 18th, 2018 Alex Coop

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What to do about the alleged Chinese motherboard spy chip

It's been a week since Bloomberg BusinessWeek stunned the world by alleging a mysterious tiny chip was found on some...

October 11th, 2018 Howard Solomon

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Hashtag Trending – IBM doesn’t want to see GDPR in the U.S.; Facebook suspends 200 apps for ‘data misuse’; Trump tweets support for ZTE

One of America’s largest tech companies is telling U.S. lawmakers it doesn’t want to see the European Union’s General Data...

May 15th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

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Hashtag Trending – Paypal going after traditional banks, Facebook’s continued problems, China’s dystopian ranking system

PayPal is moving closer to “mainstream banking”, Facebook suspends another data analytics firm for using tactics like Cambridge Analytica, and...

April 10th, 2018 Mandy Kovacs

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University of Waterloo partners with Chinese institutions on connected autonomous driving

The University of Waterloo has caught the attention of China. The Qingdao Academy of Intelligent Industries (QAII) and the State...

March 16th, 2018 Alex Coop

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Hashtag Trending – China’s using sunglasses to spy on people; 3D-printed homes for $10,000 USD; a new startup will preserve your brain

Beijing police are using AI-powered sunglasses to spy on people. A Texas company can 3D print a 650-square-foot cement home...

March 14th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood

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Hashtag Trending – Google’s stacking its emoji cheeseburger wrong, Cook and Zuckerberg meet China’s Jinping

Google CEO Sundar Pichai promises to make fixing Google’s cheeseburger emoji his top priority. The CEOs of two of the...

October 31st, 2017 Eric Emin Wood