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Security: New Zealand suspends Hong Kong extradition treaty

Security: New Zealand suspends Hong Kong extradition treaty

Image copyright AFP Image caption Many countries are worried Hong Kong's "unique status" is at stake China has said Hong Kong will suspend extradition treaties with Britain, Canada and Australia, after they took similar steps over the territory's controversial new security law.The foreign ministry spokesman accused the countries of "gross interference in China's internal affairs".New…

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Security: Hong Kong bars 12 opposition candidates from election

Security: Hong Kong bars 12 opposition candidates from election

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Joshua Wong said the decision showed a "total disregard for the will of Hongkongers" Hong Kong authorities have disqualified 12 pro-democracy candidates from upcoming elections, deepening political tensions in the Chinese territory.Opposition legislators had hoped to obtain a majority in the Legislative Council (LegCo) in September's poll after Beijing's imposition…

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Security: Trump says he will ban TikTok in the US

Security: Trump says he will ban TikTok in the US

Image copyright EPA Image caption Mr Trump said he could ban the app as early as Saturday President Donald Trump has announced he is banning the Chinese-owned video-sharing app TikTok in the US. He told reporters he could sign an executive order as early as Saturday.US security officials have expressed concern that the app, owned…

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Blockchain: Flexible paywall platform gives content consumers and producers more options

Blockchain: Flexible paywall platform gives content consumers and producers more options

The new micropayments system could allow users to easily pay by the page—eliminating the need for magazine subscriptions | Photo source Juraj Varga from Pixabay Innovation Financial Services Flexible paywall platform gives content consumers and producers more options Financial Services An alternative to traditional paywalls would allow users to pay only for the content they…

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Windows Phone: Google’s Web App Plans Collide With Apple’s iPhone, Safari Rules

Windows Phone: Google’s Web App Plans Collide With Apple’s iPhone, Safari Rules

binspamdupenotthebestofftopicslownewsdaystalestupid freshfunnyinsightfulinterestingmaybe descriptive Automatically sync your GitHub releases to SourceForge quickly and easily with this tool and take advantage of SourceForge's massive reach. Check out all of SourceForge’s improvements. | Follow Slashdot on LinkedIn × 134075683 story Google's Web App Plans Collide With Apple's iPhone, Safari Rules (cnet.com) Posted by msmash on Thursday July 30,…

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