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China alleges U.S. NSA hacked infrastructure, sent data back to HQ

Beijing has for a long time accused the U.S. of carrying out cyberattacks on Chinese targets. But more recently, it has accused the U.S.’s National Security Agency of hacking specific targets. Beebright | Istock | Getty Images China accused a top U.S. spy agency of stealing Chinese user data and …

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Facebook removes political influence operations from China and Russia

Onur Dogman | Lightrocket | Getty Images Facebook parent company Meta said it took down two unconnected networks of accounts based in China and Russia for seeking to influence political narratives in the U.S. and Europe. The platform regularly searches for and removes accounts it believes to have violated its …

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China extends EV tax break; Li Auto shares fall after delivery outlook cut

Li Auto warned that “supply chain constraint” would mean the company will deliver fewer cars than expected in the third quarter. Meanwhile, China has extended a tax exemption for new energy vehicles until the end of 2023 as it looks to spur growth for electric cars. CFOTO | Future Publishing …

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Singapore’s Temasek leads investment in Chinese start-up Well-Link

In just three years, Beijing-based Well-Link Technologies has built a business on real-time cloud rendering, including helping miHoYo launch the cloud version of the hit game Genshin Impact. Ina Fassbender | Afp | Getty Images BEIJING — Singapore state investment firm Temasek is leading a $40 million funding round in …

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Tesla supplier CATL evaluating battery swapping business overseas

CATL is the world’s largest electric vehicle battery maker and supplier to the likes of Tesla and Ford. Pavlo Gonchar | Sopa Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images The world’s largest electric vehicle battery maker CATL is evaluating whether to expand its battery swapping business to international markets, a senior …

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Alibaba pledges $1 billion to cloud computing customers to reignite growth

Alibaba has faced growth challenges amid regulatory tightening on China’s domestic technology sector and a slowdown in the world’s second-largest economy. But analysts think the e-commerce giant’s growth could pick up through the rest of 2022. Kuang Da | Jiemian News | VCG | Getty Images Alibaba said it will …

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U.S. NSA hacked China’s telecommunications networks, state media claims

Beijing has for a long time accused the U.S. of carrying out cyberattacks on Chinese targets. But more recently, it has accused the U.S.’s National Security Agency of hacking specific targets. Beebright | Istock | Getty Images A U.S. intelligence agency gained access to China’s telecommunications network after hacking a …

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Semiconductor alliances between U.S. and Asia could hold back China

Leading chipmaking nations including the U.S. are forming alliances, in part to secure their semiconductor supply chain and to stop China from reaching the cutting-edge of the industry, analysts told CNBC. Places including the United States, South Korea, Japan and Taiwan, which have strong semiconductor industries, have looked to forge partnerships around the …

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Top Widgets app lets you add squares of info to iPhone lock screen

Top Widgets is the second most popular free app in Apple’s App Store. Sofia Pitt Apple’s iOS 16 iPhone update, released this week, lets iPhone users add little squares or rectangles of information known as “widgets” to the lock screen. That’s helped popularize Chinese app Top Widgets, which rocketed to …

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JPMorgan picks stocks to benefit if the metaverse takes off in China

Some parts of China have officially promoted metaverse development plans. Pictured here is a metaverse exhibition area at an annual services trade expo in Beijing on Sept. 1, 2022. China News Service | China News Service | Getty Images BEIJING — When it comes to futuristic concepts like the metaverse, …

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