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As TikTok already stores data in the USA or Singapore, the move to Oracle-provided infrastructure is unlikely to have any tangible impact on users. The (claimed) national security concerns will likely remain – if ByteDance retains a significant share in TikTok Global.
Huawei’s dominance in 5G technologies and its efforts to establish an alliance in Asia and other developing countries raises the possibility that it might one day overtake the USA's tech giants.
China’s approach to AI development and implementation is fast-paced and pragmatic, oriented towards finding applications that can help solve real-world problems. But there are also elements of China’s use of AI which are seriously concerning.
By partnering with Transsion Holdings which has a well established footprint across Africa, Chinese technology startups are finding a new way to scale across the continent.
Join us for our first iAfrikan Live event online on 16 April 2020 at 10 AM (GMT +2, Central African Time) to learn "How To Innovate With Shenzhen." Innovators and entrepreneurs from the city will show you how to go from idea to a fully manufactured product using Shenzhen's open innovation ecosystem.
Conspiracy theories often arise when people try to make sense of the world they live in, especially when it is being disrupted like the time we are living in. One such conspiracy theory that is making the rounds is that 5G is the cause of COVID-19.
Misinformation spreads fast when people are afraid and a contagious and potentially fatal disease is frightening. This provides the ideal emotionally charged context for rumours to thrive.