Japan will join forces with Europe and the U.S. to regulate Big Tech
Japan has pledged to join forces with Europe and the United States to tackle market abuse by the four most prominent tech companies globally. The new head of Japan's antitrust watchdog said this on Monday, showing a growing global force that will regulate digital platforms.
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Why the acquisition of ARM by Nvidia should be prohibited
Nvidia wants to acquire ARM from the Japanese Softbank. Both parties have agreed to the acquisition, and it is now up to the authorities to approve this takeover. Our opinion is that this takeover should be blocked. This is a bad plan for the semiconductor industry as well as for all countries that... Read more
Huawei: ‘China will retaliate against new restrictions from the US’
So far, Huawei has been banned from supplying equipment for 5G networks, supplying smartphones to government officials and collaborating with American tech giants. The measures imposed on Huawei by the US government will, according to the tech giant, ensure a year that will be 'the most difficult s... Read more
‘US will limit American chip export to Huawei with new rule’
According to sources from Reuters, the US is going to limit the number of chips supplied to Huawei. The idea is minimising their opportunities for espionage. According to the US, the Chinese company is building functionality for that into their applications.
As a result of new regulations, forei... Read more
U.S. Senate approves fund for removal of Huawei hardware
A unanimous decision in the U.S. Senate: with the Secure and Trusted Telecommunications Network Act there is a ban on U.S. government entities on Huawei and ZTE products, as is the introduction of a fund to finance the dismantling of already installed Huawei equipment in networks.
In December 20... Read more
US judge rules against Huawei in lawsuit
According to the US court, the prohibition of the purchase and use of Huawei products by branches of the federal government does not violate any laws. Huawei filed the lawsuit after the US Congress ordered that Huawei and ZTE be banned by branches of the government.
According to the court, there... Read more
German authorities doubt US warning about Huawei
A warning from the U.S. government: tech giant Huawei would use a backdoor in Germany's network to listen in on conversations. The German authorities inform the German media that the allegations have been received with a raised eyebrow.
The authorities are of the opinion that hard evidence is la... Read more
US accuses Huawei of helping Iran
The United States (US) has again filed a number of charges against Huawei. One of the accusations states that the telecom provider helped Iran, the country with which America is currently in conflict.
The US, in the cahrges, point to countries that have been sanctioned, of which Iran is one. Acc... Read more
EU follows example UK: no ban on Huawei 5G-networks
European Commission does not intend to prevent Huawei from rolling out a 5G-network in Europe. With this decision, the EU follows the
United Kingdom that has
previously indicated it will ban
Huawei either. A setback in a for the American government.
The US announced some time ago that it ban... Read more
US bans export of AI-software
The United States government is going to ban the export of certain types of artificial intelligence software. These are programs used to analyse satellite images. The ban should keep the technology out of the hands of foreign competitors.
The range of the ban is rather limited. It applies only t... Read more