China’s Xi to visit Hong Kong for 25th anniversary handover – Xinhua

This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. Author of the article: Article content SHANGHAI — Chinese President Xi Jinping will visit Hong Kong for the 25th anniversary of the city’s handover to mainland China, state news agency Xinhua reported on Saturday. (Reporting by Brenda Goh; Editing by Sam Holmes) This advertisement…

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The Download: China’s possible surveillance sanctions, and hacking locusts

This is today’s edition of The Download, our weekday newsletter that provides a daily dose of what’s going on in the world of technology. The world’s biggest surveillance company you’ve never heard of You may never have heard of Hikvision, but chances are you’ve already been captured by one of its millions of cameras. The Chinese company’s…

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China’s Shenzhou-14 mission arrives at Tiangong space station for final construction

China’s Shenzhou-14 mission has successfully docked with the country’s Tiangong space station on Sunday. According to CNN, the three-person crew of the spacecraft arrived at the Tianhe “Harmony of the Heavens” crew module at 5:42PM local time after launching from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in the Gobi Desert earlier in the day. The arrival…

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The Download: China’s delivery apps, and why Russia’s invasion has stalled

I’ve combed the internet to find you today’s most fun/important/scary/fascinating stories about technology. 1 Why Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is falling apartIt doesn’t appear to be learning from the mistakes it’s made, and it’s made a lot of them. (Foreign Affairs $)+ Meta’s attempts to curb misinformation about the war in Ukraine are harming local…

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