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Bitcoin tumbles as US senators grill Facebook on crypto plans

US Democratic and Republican lawmakers said that Facebook Inc's track record of what they described as “untrustworthiness” should stand in the way of it launching a digital currency, labeling the plan “delusional” and “crazy” at a Senate hearing.
Source: Reuters | 2019/7/18 14:43:40

China-UK cooperation in technology opens new chapter

The China-UK Science, Technology and Innovation Cooperation conference was held at Queen Mary University of London on July 8.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/9 23:23:41

China willing to share its 5G development opportunities with world: FM

China is willing to share its 5G development opportunities with the world to benefit people in more countries, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi has said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/9 20:35:53

Association releases 20 crucial scientific and engineering problems

China Association for Science and Technology (CAST) has released 20 crucial scientific and engineering problems that are key to technological and industrial innovation.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/1 18:11:04

China is making great efforts to support AI development: Australian counselor

China has detailed AI policies to support AI development and is making strong efforts in this area, Joanna Bunting, counselor at the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science of the Australian Embassy in Beijing, told the Global Times on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/29 4:39:43

G20 members look to digital technologies for growth, innovation

Earlier this month, China granted its first 5G licenses for commercial use to a broadcasting network and the country's top three telecom operators, in a major move to boost the development of the digital economy.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/27 17:10:39

Facebook turns up heat on EU real-time payments

The euro zone could have an instant payments system shared by all banks in the bloc by the end of 2020, finance industry officials said, as lenders face more competition from the likes of Facebook and other tech firms.
Source: Reuters | 2019/6/27 15:23:40

Shanghai's Yangpu District vigorously develops AI industry

In recent years, Yangpu District has vigorously developed Artificial Intelligence (AI) industry in the process of industrial transformation, making efforts to establish several innovation zones focusing on AI such as Changyang Campus.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/22 1:28:56

Industrial Internet platform for SOEs unveiled

China launched the Industrial Internet Convergence Platform for Central State-owned Enterprises (SOEs) on Saturday, which will become a key infrastructure system to push for better inter-communication, resource sharing, and co-development of China's SOEs, according to the China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation (CASIC,) the platform's leading developer.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/15 18:51:01

Most cyber attacks from the US: report

A Chinese report warned on Monday that most cyber attacks against Chinese networks in 2018 came from the US, which Chinese experts predicted that the latter is preparing to wage a large-scale “cyber war” but China is prepared to launch a strong counterattack.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/10 21:58:41