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News Electronics Government Manufacturing General Technology
August 20, 2020  

Huawei, long resilient, suffers under tougher US pressure

Washington intensifies its campaign to slam the door on access to foreign markets and components in its escalating feud.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Technology
August 18, 2020  

Trump administration imposes new Huawei restrictions

New rules will further block Huawei from accessing US chip technology.

News Electronics General Technology
August 12, 2020  

Microsoft back in the smartphone business with its new Duo

Pitching it as a more useful tool than a conventional smartphone, enables users to multitask with two separate apps or web pages at a time.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Sustainability
August 11, 2020  

CREATE SEED initiative to tackle e-waste and promote eco-design

Will optimize reclaiming valuable materials while rethinking how the electronics supply chain functions.

News Electronics General
August 10, 2020  

Trump bans dealings with Chinese owners of TikTok, WeChat

Bans take effect in 45 days and could bar the apps from the Apple and Google app stores, effectively removing them from U.S. distribution

News Electronics General
August 10, 2020  

Capital One fined US$80M in data breach

The bank’s own internal audit failed to identify “numerous weaknesses” in its management of the cloud environment

News Electronics General
August 10, 2020  

Huawei: Smartphone chips running out under U.S. sanctions

Washington cut off Huawei’s access to U.S. components and technology including Google’s music and other smartphone services last year

News Electronics General
August 5, 2020  

Facebook launches its new TikTok clone, Instagram Reels

The new Instagram feature will let users record and edit 15-second videos with audio, and will let users add visual effects

News Automotive Electronics Transportation General
August 5, 2020  

Ex-Google exec sent to prison for stealing robocar secrets

Former Google engineer Anthony Levandowski helped steer Google’s self-driving car project before landing at Uber

News Electronics General
August 4, 2020  

Tampa teenager accused in Twitter hack pleads not guilty

Graham Ivan Clark, 17, is accused of using the hijacked Twitter accounts to scam people around the world out of more than US$100,000 in Bitcoin

News Electronics Government General
August 4, 2020  

TikTok sale puts Canada between Trump and China, again, experts say

On Aug. 3, Trump told reporters he would ban TikTok in the U.S. unless Microsoft or another American company bought the app by Sept. 15

News Electronics General
August 4, 2020  

BlackBerry releases free reverse engineering tool to fight cyber attacks

PE Tree reduces the time and effort required to reverse engineer malware

Feature Electronics Manufacturing Technology
August 3, 2020  

Smarter factory: Putting digital technology to work in your plant

How digitization and networked systems power maintenance and warehousing.

News Electronics General
July 30, 2020  

In reversal, CES gadget show won’t be in person after all

The announcement July 28 is another blow for Las Vegas

News Electronics General
July 28, 2020  

Canada’s out-of-date online privacy rules aren’t protecting you

The regulation of user privacy must consider potential future applications of any collected data