Huawei Willing to Meet Any Demand From Swedish Government

Huawei has signaled it is willing to meet any demand the Swedish government may impose to avoid being banned from the country’s 5G networks.

Tasmania Joins Exclusive Club: Runs On 100% Renewable Energy

The Tasmanian government has announced it has made the transition to 100% renewable electricity.

UK and Australia Open Joint Investigation Into Clearview AI

The UK and Australia have announced a joint investigation into Clearview AI—to cheers of privacy advocates the world over.

UK/Huawei Showdown Heats Up

The ongoing showdown over the UK’s decision to revisit Huawei’s role in the country’s 5G network is heating up.

US Assets Could Be Pulled From UK Over Huawei Deal

The US is reviewing its military and intelligence assets in the UK and may pull them out following the UK’s decision to use Huawei.

Australia Taking Facebook to Court Over Privacy

The Australian Information Commissioner has launched legal proceedings against Facebook, accusing the company of repeated breaches of privacy law.

Canada Undecided On Huawei, Will Not ‘Get Bullied’

Canada’s Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, Navdeep Bains, has said the country will not be pressured into make a decision on Huawei.

5G Safety Concerns Overblown According to Australian Telcos

ZDNet is reporting that Australia’s two largest telcos, Optus and Telstra, are downplaying the danger of 5G, indicating it is generally safer than common household items. Australia has an electromagnetic energy (EME) safety limit that devices must fall under in…

China Confident Brazil Will Choose Huawei For Its 5G Mobile Network

Huawei has come under fire from countries throughout the West, with allegations the telecommunications equipment company engages in spying for the Chinese government. The United States, Britain, Australia and Germany have expressed concern in some cases, and gone as far…

Google Sued by Australian Consumer Watchdog Over Location Data

The International Business Times (IBT) is reporting that the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has filed suit against Google claiming the tech giant misleads consumers about how it collects and uses their data. The ACCC claims Google used “highly…