White House Will Convene 30 Countries to Combat Cybersecurity Threats

The Biden administration is planning a meeting that will involve some 30 countries in a coordinated effort to combat cybersecurity threats.

U.S. Digital Corps Aims to Attract Top Tech Talent to Government Roles

The Biden administration has unveiled the U.S. Digital Corps, with the goal of attracting the nations top tech talent to government jobs.

Huawei Cleared by US to Buy Chips for Automotive Business

The US has cleared the way for Huawei to purchase chips for its auto component business, giving the company a bit of a reprieve.

Bill Gates Pledges $1.5 Billion for Climate Change if Infrastructure Bill Passes

Bill Gates has pledged some $1.5 billion to help combat climate change if President Joe Biden’s infrastructure bill passes Congress.

86% of Organizations Expect to Suffer a Successful Cyberattack

A whopping 86% of organizations expect to suffer a successful cyberattack in the next year.

WeChat Halts New Subscriptions

Popular chat and social media app WeChat, known as Weixin in China, has announced it is suspending new subscriptions as it deploys a security upgrade.

US and Allies Accuse China of Being Behind Microsoft Hack

The US and its allies have accused China of exploiting a Microsoft vulnerability before it could be patched.

TikTok and WeChat In the Clear as Biden Reverses Trump’s Ban Attempts

TikTok and WeChat’s battle to avoid being sold is finally over, as President Biden has signed an executive order undoing the previous administration’s attempt to ban them.

Q1 2021 US Cloud Infrastructure Spending Grew 29%

Cloud infrastructure spending grew a whopping 29% in Q1 2021, buoyed by the impact the pandemic has had on businesses.

Xiaomi Removed From US Blacklist

The Department of Defense (DOD) is removing Chinese firm Xiaomi from a blacklist preventing it from operating in the US.