china

trade war

Trump's Latest Trade War Win Is Actually a Victory for China

The president claimed credit for a move China had been planning for months, and will benefit Chinese businesses far more than US ones.
David Gilbert
9.12.19
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Chinese Scholars Are Claiming That English Is a Chinese Dialect

They also say that Western civilisation originated in China and that accounts of ancient Romans, Greeks and Egyptians are all fake.
Edoardo Liotta
9.10.19
Hacking

Apple Disputes Google’s Claims of a Devastating iPhone Hack

Apple says that Google oversold the nature of the hack and that it quickly fixed the vulnerability.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
9.8.19
china

Here's Why People in Hong Kong Are Terrified of Being Extradited to China

Forced disappearances and reports of torture mark President Xi Jinping's justice record.
Adriane Quinlan
9.6.19
hong kong protests

Hong Kong's Leader Finally Withdrew Her Controversial Extradition Bill. Protesters Say It's 'Too Little, Too Late'

One prominent protest leader warns that the government will use the withdrawal as an excuse to repress protesters: "A full-scale clampdown is on the way."
David Gilbert
9.4.19
AirPods

Review: Three Different Pairs of £25 Counterfeit AirPods

If AirPods are the crude results of capitalism's machinery, then what do counterfeit AirPods say about us?
Jason Koebler
Caroline Haskins
9.4.19
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Shanghai Will Soon Have Fleets of Driverless Taxis

Several Chinese companies are unveiling their plans to release self-driving vehicles for public use.
Meera Navlakha
9.3.19
Film

The Kids of China's 80s One-Child Policy Still Feel Its Pain

‘One Child Nation’, a new film by director Nanfu Wang, explores the ongoing impact of decades-long population control.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
8.9.19
Science

This Is What It's Like to Watch the Arctic Die

There is no talk of international intrigue among people living and working in the Arctic, only dread of what a warming planet might mean.
Craig S. Smith
7.25.19
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Hong Kong Police Make ‘Largest Ever’ Seizure of Explosives in Lead Up to Protests

Three men have been arrested over the haul, which included the same "extremely powerful" explosive used in the Sri Lanka Easter bombings.
Gavin Butler
7.22.19
tech-science

Watch China's Space Station Fall to Earth

The 34-foot long spacecraft was mostly destroyed during reentry on Friday, though some debris fell into the South Pacific sea.
Becky Ferreira
7.22.19
Sex

Inside Beijing’s Illegal Karaoke Sex Clubs

Photographer Valya Lee spent three months working undercover and taking photos on her phone.
Lucy Andrews
7.17.19
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