Qihoo speculates that the hackers, dubbed DarkHotel, may have been attempting to get information relating to the Covid-19 outbreak in China.
February marks the eighth consecutive month of decline in the world’s largest EV market since government subsidies were slashed in June.
China’s QR code quarantines rely on low-tech implementation. While some local governments are all in on using these systems, others are ignoring them.
The spread of Covid-19 and resulting near-ubiquitous use of face masks have presented problems for facial recognition systems.
Alibaba founder Jack Ma posted on his new Twitter account that his charity foundation was sending masks and Covid-19 testing kits to the US.
China’s vaccine passport may provide the world with a new option in the quest to resume normal international travel. But experts says that the use of such certificates may exceed the scope of containing the coronavirus.
The agreement over health code ‘passports’ between localities underscores China’s urgency in getting people back to work.
The CAC said that Covid-19 data collection should be limited and discrimination based on a where a person is from or has been should be prevented.
User base growth and funding for China’s healthtech startups are booming after the pandemic, but the future lies with business-facing enterprises.
iFlytek applied for an exemption on Feb. 7 to donate medical supplies that it was restricted from buying as a result of the ban.