15 49.0138 8.38624 1 0 4000 1 http://latest-mobile-news.com 300
Category / China

Google CEO finally confirms secret censored Chinese search engine, is very happy with it

Google is finally going on the record with its once-secret Project Dragonfly, a censorship-friendly search engine for the people of China. Speaking at the Wired 25 Summit, Google CEO Sundar Pichai not only confirmed the existence of the project but also boasted about how well testing of the search engine was going. SEE ALSO: Report:...CONTINUE READING
Share:

China is capable of destabilizing or destroying Bitcoin, new research suggests

In 2008, Bitcoin was envisioned by its pseudonymous founder Satoshi Nakamoto as a trustless, decentralized peer-to-peer electronic cash system.  Ten years and numerous crazy price jumps later, Bitcoin appears to have withstood the test of time. But is it really decentralized and thus resilient to attacks? A new paper, signed by researchers from from Princeton...CONTINUE READING
Share:

Facebook, Apple confirm they were targets of Supermicro malware attack

The plot thickens. In a follow-up to its bombshell report about a Chinese supply-chain attack on major U.S. companies including Apple and Amazon via the server manufacturer Supermicro, Bloomberg says bad actors also infiltrated the servers with malware. Two of the companies affected by the software attack: Apple and Facebook. SEE ALSO: Amazon, Apple deny...CONTINUE READING
Share:

Amazon, Apple deny Bloomberg’s well-sourced report of a massive Chinese hardware hack

If you’re two of the world’s most popular and profitable companies — or, say, the United States government — a major intelligence attack by a foreign power is news worth denying, vehemently. On Thursday, Bloomberg Businessweek published a highly-sourced cover story detailing a stunning attack by the Chinese government capable of infiltrating companies including Apple...CONTINUE READING
Share:

Google is trying, and failing, to cover its creepy Chinese search engine tracks

Google wants the world’s information to be universally accessible, unless that information just so happens to relate to its reported efforts to build a censored Chinese search engine that tracks its users. According to the Intercept, which first broke the story of the project codenamed Dragonfly in early August, the Mountain View-based search and advertising...CONTINUE READING
Share:

Musk under investigation, Trump’s Chinese tariffs, Facebook’s fake-news victory: The week in tech news

This week, on Technically Speaking: Elon Musk’s troubles continue; the Trump administration has slapped tariffs on Chinese exports which will affect consumer electronics; and Facebook scores a big victory in its fight agains fake news. Read more…More about Tech, Facebook, Apple, China, and Mashable Video
Share:

Pixel 3 is supposedly available for pre-order from a third-party in China before Google has even announced it

Google’s upcoming Pixel 3 phone has just popped up on an online store. …well, on a third-party Chinese online retailer’s website that even admits in the store’s listing that the item is not available yet. Still, the listing on JD.com, a popular Chinese internet store, gives us a few new interesting pieces of information. SEE...CONTINUE READING
Share:

Report: Google Dragonfly links phone numbers to search results

Google isn’t doing a very good job of not being evil at the moment. That’s mainly due to the revelation back in August it was developing a censored search engine for China called Dragonfly. But it turns out Dragonfly isn’t just censored, it makes tracking individuals much easier for the Chinese government. Dragonfly is just...CONTINUE READING
Share:

Here’s what a rocket launch looks like from the view of a satellite

Rocket launches are usually thrilling to watch anyway, but it’s particularly cool watching them from a satellite. Over the weekend, Chinese private spaceflight company OneSpace launched its OS-X1 rocket from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre in the Gobi Desert. SEE ALSO: SpaceX nails another rocket landing on its droneship The suborbital test is the second...CONTINUE READING
Share:
Please wait...

Subscribe to our newsletter

Want to be notified when our article is published? Enter your email address and name below to be the first to know.