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Beijing places missile launchers on disputed South China Sea island

Tensions in region could rise after satellite images appear to show two batteries of missile launchers and radar system on Woody Island<p>China has deployed surface-to-air missile launchers on an island in the South China Sea, satellite images appear to show, dramatically upping the stakes in a …

How White Hat Hackers Stole Crypto Keys from an Offline Laptop in Another Room

"The attacks are completely non-intrusive: we did not modify the targets or open their chassis."<p>In recent years, air-gapped computers, which are disconnected from the internet so hackers can not remotely access their contents, have become a regular target for security researchers. Now, researchers …

Information Security

U.S. sells $1.83 billion of weapons to Taiwan despite Chinese objections

<b>(CNN) —</b> Despite strong opposition from China, the Obama administration authorized a $1.83 billion weapons sale to Taiwan Wednesday, marking the first U.S. arms shipment to the island in four years.<p>Consisting almost exclusively of defensive weapons, the military package includes two U.S. Navy guided …

China

US politicians attack 'nightmare' of Xi Jinping's China

Presidential candidate Marco Rubio joins chorus of condemnation as Beijing begins trial of human rights lawyer Pu Zhiqiang<p>Chinese president Xi Jinping is transforming his country into a “nightmare” for anyone who dares to oppose the Communist party, members of a US congressional committee claimed …

Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto denies being Craig Wright (maybe)

Email which could be from account once associated with Nakamoto denies his real identity is that of Australian academic and entrepreneur<p>Someone claiming to be bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto has denied being the Australian entrepreneur Craig Wright, who was named as man behind the cryptocurrency …

Bitcoin

How Race Influences Why People Die in America

In the latest analysis published in the <i>Journal of the American Medical Association</i> of a massive amount of government-collected health data from 1969 …

Biomedicine