Xudong Yao. Photo: FBI via AP

US charges Chinese software engineer Xudong Yao with stealing trade secrets from former American employer

  • The suspect, also known as William Yao, is considered a fugitive and is believed to be back in China, US prosecutors say
  • Yao, who faces nine counts of theft of electronic files, worked for a locomotive manufacturer in Illinois
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Xudong Yao. Photo: FBI via AP
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Shih Yi-chi has been found guilty of illegally exporting semiconductors to China. Photo: UCLA

US federal court finds Chinese-American engineer Shih Yi-chi guilty of exporting military-grade semiconductors

  • Shih Yi-chi, an electrical engineer and former adjunct professor at UCLA, illegally sent chips to a firm in Chengdu, the US Justice Department charged
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Shih Yi-chi has been found guilty of illegally exporting semiconductors to China. Photo: UCLA
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