Technology Issues

China says ex-top internet regulator under investigation

Nov 22, 2017

China's former top internet regulator and censor is being investigated by the ruling Communist Party's anti-corruption arm

House fire in southern Beijing suburb kills 19, injures 8

Nov 19, 2017

A fire at a 2-story building advertising low-cost rental apartments in a southern Beijing suburb has killed 19 people and injured eight others.

Bain hoping to settle with Western Digital on Toshiba deal

Oct 5, 2017

Investment fund planning to buy Toshiba Corp. memory chip business aiming for speedy settlement of conflict with Western Digital

China criticizes US trade probe as protectionism

Aug 24, 2017

China has criticized the U.S. government's decision to launch a trade investigation of Beijing's technology policy as protectionist and an attack on the global trading system

China says US trade probe would violate international rules

Aug 15, 2017

China says it will "resolutely safeguard" its interests in response to a possible trade probe ordered by President Donald Trump into Beijing's technology policies

Thai journalist charged with sedition for online comments

Aug 8, 2017

A prominent journalist in Thailand has been charged with sedition and violation of the country's computer law for online postings concerning politics

North Korea, cyberattacks and 'Lazarus': What we really know

Jun 3, 2017

Beyond the headlines that North Korea was likely behind the "WannaCry" ransomware attack lies a more complicated story: the rise of Lazarus

Chinese go champion begins 2nd game against computer

May 25, 2017

A computer that plays go has begun a second game against China's top player in a match authorities are limiting the Chinese public's ability to see

Experts question North Korea role in WannaCry cyberattack

May 19, 2017

Was North Korea really behind the WannaCry cyberattack? Experts say that's far from certain

Philippines arrests 25 Koreans over alleged fraud, gambling

May 19, 2017

Philippine authorities have arrested 25 South Koreans this week on suspicion of internet fraud or illegal online gambling

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