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China to boost Antarctic access with new airstrip

Chinese researchers have begun preliminary work on the construction of the airport that will be capable of servicing the Chinese Snow Eagle 601, a...

Temperatures in China’s Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau have risen more than three times faster than the global average, Chinese data shows

According to the official Chinese news agency Xinhua, the average temperatures in the north-eastern part of the vast plateau that extends into Tibet and...

Could China’s “Fake Moon” work?

A few days ago the Chinese media (and others) talk about the project of launching a "fake moon" in orbit to illuminate the streets...

Chinese satirical author Badiucao has just sent a #MWGA cap to Google Headquarters

Chinese political cartoonist, and rights activist Badiucao, has just delivered a special designed #MWGA (Make Wall Great Again) cap depicting Sundar Pichai to Google Headquarters...

Manjiangwan Masterplan in China

The first phase of the Manjiangwan masterplan, in Northern China, is officially built. The first smart slow eco village of the country will provide a...

4 Chinese space companies to watch

China is investing hugely in the sector in the private space sector. According to a recent report by Space Angels, China has gone from 0...

New Evidence of Hacked Supermicro Hardware Found in ‘US telecoms company’

A large US telecommunications company discovered new hardware manipulated by Super Micro Computer Inc. in its network and removed it in August. Security expert Yossi...

Best video games set in China and Hong Kong

China has provided an exotic and cosmopolitan backdrop to many international games set mostly or entirely in China or Hong Kong. Chinese culture and China...

The Severe Online and Offline Oppression of the Uyghurs in Xinjiang

NordVPN has spoken extensively about the various ways the Chinese government surveils and censors their population - from the blacklisting of sensitive keywords online...

15 videos of the damage caused by the super typhoon Mangkhut in China and Hong Kong

Typhoon Mangkhut Videos - Mangkhut reached the Philippines on September 15 as a super typhoon in category 5 and then hit Hong Kong and...

Google Search Prototype for China Links Searches to Phone Numbers

New disturbing details about the new Google search engine for China. According to online publications, including Gizmodo, the prototype search engine for China, codenamed Dragonfly,...

Putin bought a honey jar as a gift to Xi Jinping

In recent years, thanks to a series of memes, the figure of Xi Jinping has often been associated with the cute little bear Winnie...

ICBC (Asia) e-Sports & Music Festival Hong Kong

ICBC (Asia) e-Sports & Music Festival Hong Kong (EMFHK) returns this summer with professional gamers competing for glory at three international e-sports tournaments from...

The Ever Questionable Presence of Google in China

For the longest time, it has been agreed upon that Google is one of those tech companies that stand against the restriction of the...

China freezes game approvals amid a government shake-up

According to a report from Bloomberg, the Chinese government has blocked the approval of new licenses for the distribution of video games on its...