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China push to end reliance on US tech at trade fight's core

Jul 5, 2018

China push to end reliance on US tech at core of festering trade fight

Samsung joins global pledge to increase renewable energy use

Jun 14, 2018

Samsung Electronics Co., the world's biggest smartphone maker, has joined global companies that are promising to increase use of solar and other renewable energy to help curb global warming

China's Huawei says it hasn't collected Facebook user data

Jun 6, 2018

Facebook has acknowledged it shared user data with Chinese handset manufacturers, including security-flagged Huawei in fresh wave of allegations over its handling of private data

Foxconn chief: US-China dispute over tech, not trade

Jun 6, 2018

The head of Taiwan's Foxconn, which assembles Apple iPhones and other tech products, says Washington's conflict with Beijing is over technology rather than trade

China tech giant sidelined, US imports held amid trade spat

May 10, 2018

China tech giant sidelined, US imports held amid trade spat

Bali to shush social media for Day of Silence

Mar 13, 2018

Bali's annual Day of Silence is so sacred that even reaching for a smartphone to send a tweet or upload a selfie to social media could cause offense

Pyeongchang Olympics showcases Korean self-driving vehicles

Feb 15, 2018

Self-driving vehicles at Winter Olympics showcase South Korea's prowess, and rivalry, in automotive and telecoms technology

S. Korea gets flexible with N. Korea sanctions for Olympics

Feb 8, 2018

From smartphones to fuel, South Korea is wrestling how to balance sanctions on North Korea with its desire to show Olympic spirit in welcoming North Koreans for the Winter Games

Don't want to bother with cat litter? Japan offers robots

Jan 25, 2018

A look at three companion robots on sale in Japan, land of the cult of cute.

Huawei wins China patent lawsuit against rival Samsung

Jan 11, 2018

A Chinese court says tech giant Huawei has won a patent infringement lawsuit against South Korea smartphone rival Samsung