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US Huawei probe includes bank fraud accusations

Huawei's CFO was reportedly arrested as part of a US investigation into an alleged scheme to use the global banking system to evade US sanctions against Iran.


Huawei founder's daughter arrested on US request

The shock arrest deals a blow to hopes of an easing of Sino-US trade tensions and rocks global stock markets.

27 Nov

Microsoft's stock market value catches up with Apple

Apple has lost its lead as Wall Street's most valuable company and is on the verge of being replaced by Microsoft.

Nov 6, 2018

Facebook blocks 115 accounts on eve of US election

The social network blocked user accounts after receiving a tip-off from US authorities about suspicious behaviour that may be linked to a foreign entity.

Nov 6, 2018

US Supreme Court ends fight over Obama-era net neutrality rules

The Trump administration and the telecoms industry wanted to erase the 2016 ruling about equal access to content on the Internet.

Aug 29, 2018

Trump accuses Google of search bias

US president Donald Trump alleges Google's search engine promotes negative news articles and hides "fair media" coverage of him.

Aug 2, 2018

US Bill forces tech firms to disclose software probes

The Bill will require companies that have international trades to disclose if they have any foreign software investigations under way.

Jul 6, 2018

Weaponising Twitter

Twitter has become a place where politicians attack each other, but what impact do these interactions have on you and me?

Jun 27, 2018

Trump urged to reconsider lifting ban on ZTE

Senator Mark Warner and Senator Marco Rubio say that ZTE poses a significant threat to national security.

Jun 26, 2018

US chip stocks sink following trade measures announcement

Intel, Micron Technology and Nvidia each fell at least 4% in afternoon trade, pushing the Philadelphia Semiconductor Index down 3.7%.

Jun 7, 2018

Ex-Cambridge Analytica boss admits getting Facebook data

Alexander Nix, former head of Cambridge Analytica, admits the firm received data from the researcher at the centre of the Facebook data scandal.

May 17, 2018

US investigates now-defunct Cambridge Analytica

The probe will reportedly focus on the company's financial dealings and how it used the harvested Facebook data.

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