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  1. News - China - TECHNOLOGY

    Beijing's cyberspies step up surveillance of ethnic groups with new language-tracking technology

    Posted Nov 20th 2013, 11:38pm by Staff Reporters

    ... Staff Reporters Sophisticated new system allows tracking of messages in language of all mainland's ethnic groups Government spies increase surveillance on minorities Mainland ... included overseas languages such as Arabic and Japanese. Ding said a more comprehensive surveillance approach could detect valuable information currently going unnoticed. She pointed to the recent ...

  2. Business - China Business - TECHNOLOGY

    ZTE to sell video monitoring unit for 1.3b yuan

    Posted Dec 29th 2012, 12:00am by Sophie Yu

    ... Sophie Yu sophie.yu@scmp.com ZTE to sell video monitoring unit for 1.3b yuan ZTE Corp, China's second-largest telecommunications equipment maker, plans to sell an 81 per cent stake in its surveillance equipment subsidiary for 1.3 billion yuan (HK$1.6 billion). The subsidiary is Shenzhen ZNV Technology, ZTE said in a filing to the Hong Kong stock exchange after the market ...

  3. News - China - TECHNOLOGY

    State media calls for 'severe punishment' for US tech firms including Google and Apple

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 02:53pm by Reuters

    ... Google, Microsoft, Apple, Facebook, Yahoo and other internet companies issued an open letter to US President Barack Obama and Congress to reform and introduce restrictions on surveillance ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - TECHNOLOGY

    Invention prevents ships from colliding with nearby bridges

    Posted May 09th 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... collisions Surveillance equipment to actively monitor ships and warn them of hazards could soon be fitted to bridges as part of a system developed by a local researcher to prevent vessels from colliding with the structures. The intelligent surveillance system, developed by Professor Ni Yiqing of Polytechnic University's Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, won first ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - TECHNOLOGY

    Macau casinos, major Hong Kong companies look at facial recognition

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 05:08am by Lana Lam

    ... Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com New mobile system aims to let workers know who you are as soon as you enter Casinos, big companies look at face recognition Casinos in Macau and major companies in Hong Kong are looking to upgrade their face-recognition surveillance systems, making it easier for staff to know a customer's age, gender and spending habits the moment they walk ...

  6. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

    Tech chiefs meet Obama over fears NSA spying row hurting business

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 05:53am by WASHPOST

    ... industries, especially in lucrative overseas markets. The global backlash to revelations about NSA surveillance has become a top concern for hi-tech companies such as Google, Facebook and Microsoft, ... expressed frustration before the meeting, left dissatisfied. "While the US government has taken helpful steps to reform its surveillance practices, these are simply not enough," Facebook ...

  7. News - China - TECHNOLOGY

    Bureaucracy and favouritism drive China's security procurement, researchers say

    Posted Dec 06th 2013, 09:41am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... best snooping devices' Mainland security agencies often ignore the latest surveillance and internet monitoring technology developed by the nation’s own scientists because of excessive ... of the profits as the technology was developed with government funding, he said. Professor Ding Xiaoqing, a digital language surveillance expert at Tsinghua University, said she also had problems when ...

  8. Lifestyle - Technology - TECHNOLOGY

    Financial exchange regulators use computers to crack traders' code

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 05:53am by Reuters

    ... surveillance platform, part of Nasdaq OMX. One area they are looking at is "relationship forensics", tracking traders' communications with each other to spot patterns that point ...

  9. News - World - TECHNOLOGY

    NSA's information behemoth to swallow a library a minute

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... to expand," Aid said. If so, the site can do so. "It's designed to be modular, you can add clip-ons. There is plenty of land." Revelations about surveillance programmes such as Prism ... the fence but it's kind of to be expected with a facility like that." Revelations about surveillance did not prove abuse of power, he said. "I don't think they crossed the line. ...

  10. Business - Companies - TECHNOLOGY

    US hi-tech firms rethink sales and services strategies in China

    Posted Jan 23rd 2014, 01:19am by Reuters

    ... and Business at Indiana University. "They are all under suspicion as either witting or unwitting collaborators in the US government's surveillance and intelligence gathering activities." ... surveillance may cost US technology firms billions of dollars in lost sales, analysts say. The US cloud computing industry alone may lose as much as US$35 billion in worldwide sales over the next three ...




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