This week: bitcoin in HK, belt road –> blocks, Chinese app hacking HK, and more
It’s a big world out there, hope you’re staying safe in cyberspace and in the physical world
Two billion numbers, including those of Hong Kong officials, leaked by Chinese phone app, Du Caller, developed by DU Group, a subsidiary of Baidu
Via Andre Martin
HK isn’t Helping Those Who Hid Snowden
Canada needs to let in refugees who sheltered Snowden in Hong Kong, lawyers urge
Hong Kong rejected the asylum applications for the refugees who helped hide Snowden in Hong Kong for two weeks in June 2013. The lawyers say the “solution is Canada” instead.
Chinese are getting more and more aggressive to build their own brands – the writing is on the wall – global sellers need to keep up the pace and not get too comfortable on the beach!
Via Meir Simhi
Pushing back against China’s One Belt One Road, India, Japan build strategic ‘Great Wall’
India seems to be standing back from recent Chinese celebrations of the OBOR (One Belt, One Road) in Beijing
Hong Kong … might… Officially accept digital currencies (bitcoin)– PLEASE, do it!
Making news over in Denver, Colorado, USA:
Hong Kong shoebox, coffin homes a challenge for new leader
Into the 120-square-foot room are crammed a bunk bed, small couch, fridge, washing machine and tiny table