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Raast: Rolling the dice
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Raast: Rolling the dice

Raast clearly has the potential to revolutionize banking in Pakistan. It is a backend plumbing that would allow...
Published 17 Jan, 2021 04:13am
China says US TikTok, WeChat bans break WTO rules
Technology

China says US TikTok, WeChat bans break WTO rules

  • The official said the delegate described the US failure to provide concrete evidence of the reasons for its measures a "clear abuse" of rules.
  • In the same meeting, the United States defended its actions, saying they are intended to mitigate national security risks.
Published 06 Oct, 2020 01:11am
US appeals judge's ruling to block WeChat app store ban
Technology

US appeals judge's ruling to block WeChat app store ban

  • The government said it was appealing to the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals the Sept. 19 preliminary junction issued by US Magistrate Judge Laurel Beeler.
  • Lawyers for the US WeChat Users Alliance, the group behind the legal challenge to the WeChat ban.
Published 02 Oct, 2020 11:36pm
US faces ongoing court battles over TikTok, WeChat bans
Technology

US faces ongoing court battles over TikTok, WeChat bans

  • US District Judge Carl Nichols, who issued an order late Sunday blocking the TikTok download ban that was set for 11:59 p.m. Sunday, questioned the government's evidence.
  • The government has provided ample evidence that China presents a significant national security threat, although the specific evidence of the threat posed by (TikTok)
Published 29 Sep, 2020 01:15am
Trump to block US downloads of TikTok, WeChat on Sunday: officials
Technology

Trump to block US downloads of TikTok, WeChat on Sunday: officials

  • Current TikTok users will see little change on Sunday and US Commerce Department officials said they will not bar additional technical transactions for TikTok until Nov. 12,
  • ByteDance has been in talks with Oracle Corp and others to create a new company, TikTok Global, that aims to address US concerns about the security of its users' data.
Published 18 Sep, 2020 06:11pm
WeChat U.S. ban cuts off users link to families in China
Technology

WeChat U.S. ban cuts off users link to families in China

  • WeChat, owned by Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd, is popular among Chinese students, expats and some Americans who have personal or business relationships in China. Most popular messaging apps in the United States, including Facebook Messenger, Whatsapp and Telegram have been blocked in China.
Published 08 Aug, 2020 10:26am
WeChat US ban cuts off users link to families in China
World

WeChat US ban cuts off users link to families in China

  • WeChat, owned by Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd , is popular among Chinese students, expats and some Americans who have personal or business relationships in China.
  • The ban will cut off far more than the up to 6 million Chinese people who live in the United States.
Updated 08 Aug, 2020 02:18am