China's controversial artificial island project is nearing completion, according to Chinese foreign minister Lu Kang. The operation to resurface the Spratly Islands continues in the face of heightening international protest. Read more >>
Chinese entrepreneurs have relatively unfettered access to cutting-edge technology, enabling start-ups to innovate. Meanwhile, Western entrepreneurs often find themselves trapped in a web of IP frameworks, spending more money on lawyers than on tooling.
It seems strange that a remote patch of water would become the focus of international controversy and millions on pounds' worth of infrastructure. But that’s exactly what’s happening in the South China Sea – where a huge archipelago is being built right now. Read more >
Github is getting hammered by a huge distributed-denial-of-service attack. An attack is aimed at two popular projects that help Chinese citizens get around their government's restrictive online censors.