Leaked report shows Google plans a censored search engine for China… but China says otherwise

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/08/02/google-search-censorship-china/ A leaked document suggests that Google is planning on making a return to China, launching a censored version of its search engine to comply with strict Chinese laws. Going … Read more

Facebook confirms data-sharing agreement with Chinese companies including Huawei

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/06/06/facebook-chinese-data-sharing/ Facebook has confirmed that it has data-sharing agreements in place with at least four Chinese companies. Among these companies is Huawei, a firm that has attracted the attention of … Read more

Trump says he wants to get ZTE ‘back into business, fast’ despite putting a Denial Order in place

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/05/14/trump-zte-back-to-business/ Donald Trump has caused confusion after using Twitter to indicate that he would like to get Chinese smartphone manufacturer ZTE “back into business, fast”. This is despite the US … Read more

ZTE says Denial Order put in place by the US Department of Commerce is ‘unfair’ and ‘unacceptable’

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/20/zte-ban-statement/ Earlier in the week, the US Department of Commerce banned American companies from selling hardware and software to Chinese firm ZTE. The company is understandably unhappy with the US … Read more

Weibo reverses homosexuality policy in China: ‘We’re no longer targeting gay content’

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/16/weibo-reverses-gay-content-ban/ Following a huge backlash over the weekend, Weibo — the Chinese equivalent of Twitter — has announced a reversal of a policy that would have seen gay content banned … Read more