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Micro Data Centers Enable Big Data and AI for Edge Computing - EE Times Asia

Micro Data Centers Enable Big Data and AI for Edge Computing – EE Times Asia

Article by: Maurizio Di Paolo Emilio EMDCs offer an alternative to traditional data centers with cloud services. Edge computing plays a vital role in the effective implementation of several embedded applications, such as artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, deep learning, and the Internet of Things (IoT). However, today’s data centers cannot currently meet the demands …

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China to punish netizens for 'liking' posts in crackdown after zero-Covid protests |  CNN Business

China to punish netizens for ‘liking’ posts in crackdown after zero-Covid protests | CNN Business

hong kong CNN Business — Internet users in China will soon be held accountable for liking posts deemed illegal or harmful, raising fears that the world’s second-largest economy is planning to control social media like never before. China’s internet watchdog is stepping up its regulation of cyberspace as authorities step up a crackdown on online …

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China's security apparatus springs into action to quell Covid protests |  CNN

China’s security apparatus springs into action to quell Covid protests | CNN

CNN — China’s vast security apparatus moved quickly to quell the mass protests that have swept the country, with police patrolling the streets, checking cellphones and even calling some protesters to warn them of a repeat. In major cities on Monday and Tuesday, police flooded the sites of protests that took place over the weekend, …

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Analysis: Apple's supply chain data shows declining exposure to China as risks rise

Analysis: Apple’s supply chain data shows declining exposure to China as risks rise

SHANGHAI, Nov 30 (Reuters) – Apple Inc’s (AAPL.O) broad exposure to Chinese manufacturing, notable for both its low costs and growing risks, has declined since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic , according to the company’s supply chain data. With the world’s largest iPhone factory, operated in central China by Foxconn (2317.TW), battling production shortfalls …

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China's security apparatus springs into action to quell Covid protests |  CNN

China’s security apparatus springs into action to quell Covid protests | CNN

CNN — China’s vast security apparatus moved quickly to quell the mass protests that have swept the country, with police patrolling the streets, checking cellphones and even calling some protesters to warn them of a repeat. In major cities on Monday and Tuesday, police flooded the sites of protests that took place over the weekend, …

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Chinese artist Ai Weiwei says COVID protests won't shake government

Chinese artist Ai Weiwei says COVID protests won’t shake government

Ai Weiwei says protests should not continue Police will use force to silence protesters The movement lacks organization and leadership MONTEMOR-O-NOVO, Portugal, November 28 (Reuters) – From his Portuguese home, Ai Weiwei, the high-profile Chinese dissident whose art has often criticized Beijing’s policies, said the recent wave of protests did not would not shake Xi …

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Southeast Asia insurtech Igloo raises its Series B to $46 million

Southeast Asia insurtech Igloo raises its Series B to $46 million

Igloo, a Singapore-based insurtech focused on underserved communities in Southeast Asia, announced it had raised a $27m Series B expansion, bringing the round total to $46m. dollars. The first tranche of $19 million was announced in March and led by Cathay innovation with participation from ACA and returning investors OpenSpace. The latest round was led …

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BBC journalist 'beaten and kicked by police' as protests spread across China |  CNN Business

BBC journalist ‘beaten and kicked by police’ as protests spread across China | CNN Business

CNN Business — BBC journalist Edward Lawrence was arrested by Shanghai police at the scene of the protests on Sunday evening, according to the BBC and as captured in what appears to be mobile phone footage of the arrest. Although he has since been released, a BBC spokesperson said he was extremely concerned about his …

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Apple has a huge problem with its supplier's iPhone factory in China |  CNN Business

Apple has a huge problem with its supplier’s iPhone factory in China | CNN Business

hong kong CNN Business — A violent uprising by workers at the world’s largest iPhone factory in central China this week further clouds Apple’s strained supply chain and highlights how the country’s tough zero Covid policy is harming to global technology companies. The unrest began last month when workers left the factory campus in Zhengzhou, …

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Apple has a huge problem with its supplier's iPhone factory in China |  CNN Business

Apple has a huge problem with its supplier’s iPhone factory in China | CNN Business

hong kong CNN Business — A violent uprising by workers at the world’s largest iPhone factory in central China this week further clouds Apple’s strained supply chain and highlights how the country’s tough zero Covid policy is harming to global technology companies. The unrest began last month when workers left the factory campus in Zhengzhou, …

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