CSIS, Defence warned Ottawa on China laser technology deal

National-security agencies counselled Ottawa against allowing a Chinese firm to take over a Montreal high-tech company, warning it would undermine a technological edge that Western militaries have over China, The Globe and Mail has learned. “If the ... ( read original story ...)

China cracks down on unauthorized internet connections

The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology said in a notice on its website on Sunday ... VPNs can be used to gain access to blocked websites. China has the world's largest population of internet users - now at 731 million people - and is home ... ( read original story ...)

China cracks down on tools used to get around web filters

BEIJING, China - A Chinese technology regulator has announced a 14-month campaign to root out services that allow people in the country to circumvent the government's internet censorship. The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology says it forbids ... ( read original story ...)

A Gap in the Great Firewall: Mobile Apps

Up until now however, mobile apps occupied a corner that has largely been under the radar of the “Great Firewall.” Alphabet Inc’s Google Play Store isn’t available in China and Apple Inc.’s App Store has a severely limited selection of apps in China. ( read original story ...)