Chief of Defense warns China of hypersonic missile program

Chief of Defense warns China of hypersonic missile program

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin issued a stern warning to China on Thursday, saying Beijing’s hypersonic weapons program is raising tensions in Asia. “We are concerned about the military capabilities that China continues to pursue, and the pursuit of these capabilities is heightening tensions in the region,” Austin said while visiting South Korea, using an abbreviation … Read more

The White House enters into agreement to reintroduce Trump-era ‘Remain-in-Mexico’ asylum policy

The Biden administration announced Thursday that it has reached an agreement with the Mexican government to reintroduce a Trump-era border policy that will force asylum seekers to stay in that country until the date of their U.S. immigration court. The program will restart at a border crossing on Monday and will eventually involve seven entry … Read more

The White House enters into agreement to reintroduce Trump-era ‘Remain-in-Mexico’ asylum policy

The Biden administration announced Thursday that it has reached an agreement with the Mexican government to reintroduce a Trump-era border policy that will force asylum seekers to stay in that country until the date of their U.S. immigration court. The program will restart at a border crossing on Monday and will eventually involve seven entry … Read more

Google warns that cryptocurrencies hack cloud accounts

Miners in cryptocurrency use hacked Google Cloud accounts for computationally heavy mining purposes, Google has warned. The search giant’s cyber security team provided details about the security breach in a report published on Wednesday. The so-called “Threat Horizons” report aims to deliver intelligence that enables organizations to keep their cloud environments secure. “Malicious actors were … Read more

Defense Secretary Peter Dutton says China views Australia as a ‘tributary state’ that should submit to its power

Defense Secretary Peter Dutton has stated that China sees other countries in the region as “contributing states” and warns that Beijing will quickly dominate Asia if it succeeds in invading Taiwan. Key points: The defense minister warns that China will conquer other territories if it succeeds in invading Taiwan Sir. Dutton says he does not … Read more

Why airport security is so slow and how the TSA is trying to address it

There was once a time when it was quick and easy to get through airport security. But security screenings became much more thorough after the Transportation Security Administration was set up after the 9/11 attacks. Unbearable long queues are common, especially during vacation trips, as millions of people pass through TSA checkpoints every day. The … Read more

Why airport security is so slow and how the TSA is trying to address it

There was once a time when it was quick and easy to get through airport security. But security screenings became much more thorough after the Transportation Security Administration was set up after the 9/11 attacks. Unbearable long queues are common, especially during vacation trips, as millions of people pass through TSA checkpoints every day. The … Read more

The United States blacklists dozens of Chinese technology companies

Chinese and American flags flutter outside a corporate building in Shanghai, China on November 16, 2021. Aly Song | Reuters WASHINGTON – The Biden administration on Wednesday added a dozen Chinese companies to its blacklist of trade with reference to national security as well as foreign policy concerns. Eight technology units based in China were … Read more

Nvidia’s-Arm takeover faces UK national security investigations

Jensen Huang, CEO of Nvidia Rick Wilking | Reuters LONDON – The British government announced on Tuesday that it wants a complete inquiry into Nvidia’s acquisition of Cambridge chip designer Arm, who is widely seen as the jewel in the crown of the UK technology sector. Digital and Culture Minister Nadine Dorries ordered a “Phase … Read more

Nvidia’s-Arm takeover faces UK national security investigations

Jensen Huang, CEO of Nvidia Rick Wilking | Reuters LONDON – The British government announced on Tuesday that it wants a complete inquiry into Nvidia’s acquisition of Cambridge chip designer Arm, who is widely seen as the jewel in the crown of the UK technology sector. Digital and Culture Minister Nadine Dorries ordered a “Phase … Read more