In China, the smartphone has quickly become the key to unlocking public transportation, medical care, and entrance into restaurants or other public spaces. The coronavirus crisis has only accelerated the shift, with QR health...
by Samuel Wade | Feb 21, 2019
Chinese tech companies’ ties with Party and state authorities are coming under increasingly...
by Samuel Wade | Sep 14, 2018
The ability to persistently link people’s identities and activities is a core theme of China’s...
by Samuel Wade | Sep 15, 2016
Alleged Chinese hacking of American companies may have diminished since tensions over the issue...
by Cindy | Mar 9, 2016
Several recent articles describe Chinese government plans for predictive policing software to help...
by Cindy | Feb 10, 2016
Opera Software, a Norway-based company that operates a popular web browser, intends to accept a...
by Samuel Wade | Nov 23, 2015
The New York Times’ Paul Mozur reports that mobile Internet users in Xinjiang have had their...
by Josh Rudolph | Feb 20, 2014
Facebook, blocked by the Great Firewall since 2009, announced yesterday its imminent $19 billion...
by Samuel Wade | Dec 4, 2013
The Wall Street Journal’s Lorraine Luk and Daisuke Wakabayashi report a long-anticipated...
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