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Apple, Alibaba Founder and other Chinese companies donate funds to support coronavirus treatment efforts
Author: Business Today (India)
"From Jack Ma to Bill Gates, billionaires donate funds to create coronavirus vaccine", 30 January 2020...
China: Vendors cracked down for selling fake masks and overcharging online as Wuhan coronavirus outbreak triggers global run on face masks
Author: Straits Times
“Wuhan virus outbreak triggers global run on face masks”, 29 January 2020...
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Author: Tom Blackwell, National Post (Canada)
"Censored by a Chinese tech giant? Canadians using WeChat app say they're being blocked", 4 December 2019...
“Government Asks SenseTime to Lead Plans for National Facial-Recognition Standards”, 28 November 2019...
Access Now asks for at least one improvement from 24 internet, mobile & telco companies, based on 2019 Corporate Accountability Index
In October 2019, Access Now wrote to the leaders of 24 internet, mobile and telecommunications companies asking for at least one timely and achievable improvement, a recommendation based on what Access Now sees as the most acute issues facing at-risk ...
In October 2019, Daryl Morey, the general manager of the Houston Rockets, expressed his support for the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong on Twitter. After Morey’s tweet was published, NBA said as an initial response in a statement that it recognized...
Author: South China Morning Post (Hong Kong)
“Apple criticised for sending some browsing data to Chinese social media giant Tencent”, 15 Oct 2019...
Google pulls Hong Kong protester game from store while Activision Blizzard removes pro-protest gamer from international tournament
Author: BBC (UK)
“Google pulls Hong Kong protestor game from store”, 11 Oct 2019...
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Hong Kong: Epic Games expresses support for players who speak about human rights, after Blizzard bans pro-protest player
Author: Independent (UK)
“Blizzard Boycott: Fortnite creator says he won’t punish players for supporting human rights”, 11 Oct 2019...
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Australia: Online gaming business supports Hong Kong Protest by covering prize money of pro-Hong Kong gamer & allegedly suffers China-originated cyberattack
Author: Nick Bonyhady, The Sydney Morning Herald
"Sydney startup faces cyber attack after supporting pro-Hong Kong gamer", 9 October 2019 A Sydney gaming startup has been hit by a concerted cyber attack after it offered to support a professional gamer banned from his sport for endorsing Hong Kong de...
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