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New Rules in China Upset Western Tech Companies - New York Times

29/01/2015 02.57 h.

New York Times

New Rules in China Upset Western Tech Companies
New York Times
HONG KONG — The Chinese government has adopted new regulations requiring companies that sell computer equipment to Chinese banks to turn over secret source code, submit to invasive audits and build so-called back doors into hardware and software ...

China Continues To Push The (Fake) Envelope - NPR (blog)

28/01/2015 19.36 h.

NPR (blog)

China Continues To Push The (Fake) Envelope
NPR (blog)
Nobody does fake like China. In 2011, a fake Apple store popped up in the southwestern city of Kunming. It looked so authentic, even some employees thought it was real. This year, three farmers in central China set up a fake local government. This ...

Apple's China Strategy Pays Off With Surge in Earnings - New York Times

28/01/2015 15.47 h.

New York Times

Apple's China Strategy Pays Off With Surge in Earnings
New York Times
SAN FRANCISCO — Apple is famous for setting trends. In China, though, Apple has found success by following one. For years, Apple rivals like Samsung offered large-screen smartphones. Although the bigger phones sold well in China, Apple held off on ...

India Grows, Canada Disappears: Mapping Countries By Population - NPR (blog)

29/01/2015 01.56 h.

India Grows, Canada Disappears: Mapping Countries By Population
NPR (blog)
World maps distort — it's inherent in their design. Take a spherical object (the Earth) and try to represent it on a flat plane (paper), and some parts of the sphere are going to get stretched. On most maps, Canada and Russia get puffed up, while ...

China crackdown makes it harder to get around the Great Firewall - CNNMoney

28/01/2015 14.26 h.

CNNMoney

China crackdown makes it harder to get around the Great Firewall
CNNMoney
China has beefed up its Great Firewall yet again, this time cracking down on virtual private networks, or VPNs, which allow users to access censored and blocked content on the web. The action, confirmed by state media, has affected VPN providers ...

North Korea may be trying to restart nuclear reactor: US think tank - Reuters

29/01/2015 01.26 h.

Reuters

North Korea may be trying to restart nuclear reactor: US think tank
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korea may be trying to restart a nuclear reactor that can yield plutonium for atomic bombs, a U.S. security think tank said on Wednesday, citing new satellite imagery. An analysis issued by 38 North, a North Korea ...

South Korea pushes for DMZ eco peace park - CNN International

28/01/2015 13.52 h.

CNN International

South Korea pushes for DMZ eco peace park
CNN International
(CNN) It's been over six decades since the Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) was established, creating a buffer zone between North and South Korea that's often referred to as the world's most tense border. But remaining relatively untouched for all those ...

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China issues scathing report on Alibaba - CNNMoney

28/01/2015 11.11 h.

CNNMoney

China issues scathing report on Alibaba
CNNMoney
The Chinese government has released a report that accuses e-commerce giant Alibaba of turning a blind eye to illegal activity, and failing to police its online marketplaces. The company has been "far too lax" in its business operations, allowing some ...

Narendra Modi Replaces India's Foreign Secretary With Envoy to US - New York Times

29/01/2015 12.54 h.

News24

Narendra Modi Replaces India's Foreign Secretary With Envoy to US
New York Times
NEW DELHI — Just days after the conclusion of a visit from President Obama that was widely seen as a success, India has abruptly removed its highest-ranking diplomat and replaced her with its ambassador to the United States, who served as a crucial ...
India fires top foreign office officialNews24
Modi fires top India diplomat, tightens grip over policyArab News

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Pakistan Criticizes India's Inclusion in Nuclear Suppliers Group - New York Times

27/01/2015 23.41 h.

Pakistan Criticizes India's Inclusion in Nuclear Suppliers Group
New York Times
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — In an unusually critical statement, a senior Pakistani official said that Pakistan remained opposed to India's inclusion in the Nuclear Suppliers Group and feared that the country's growing nuclear cooperation with the United ...


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