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China science, technology news summary — July 20

BEIJING, July 20 (Xinhua) — The following is a summary of published science and technology news of China. BEIDOU IN AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION The BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS) has been adopted in more than 10,000 unmanned farm tractors and spraying drones in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, according to …

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Huawei ban: Trump extends executive order against China tech…

The Trump administration has extended the executive order banning American businesses from working with companies that pose a national security risk, extending the muddled relationship between US enterprise and Chinese conglomerates such as smartphone maker Huawei and telecom equipment manufacturer ZTE. The order, called the International Emergency Economic Powers Act …

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The Navy Wants Sub-Hunting Underwater Drones to Deter China

Key point: Robot subs could be sent to seek and destroy other subs. The advantage is that they are cheaper to make and can supplement the existing, manned Navy. Should an enemy submarine surface well beyond undersea or surface drone detection range and send intelligence to attack platforms – US Navy …

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​DoD warns China exporting killer autonomous drones to Middl…

China is exporting unmanned air vehicles (UAVs) to the Middle East which are capable of launching autonomous attacks. That’s according to the Pentagon’s top leader, US defense secretary Mark Esper, who gave a speech about artificial intelligence at the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence public conference on 5 November. …

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U.S. geospatial data could flow to China via drones — FCW

Drones U.S. geospatial data could flow to China via drones By Mark Rockwell Jun 19, 2019   Experts and public officials warned lawmakers at a Senate hearing of the security risks arising from China’s increasing dominance in low-cost unmanned aerial vehicles.  Harry Wingo of National Defense University told the …

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Top US General Warns China Will Try to Steal Google’s AI, Ot…

Tech 22:00 22.03.2019Get short URL Concerned with the possibility that the Chinese government could swipe American intellectual property through its dealings with Google and use it to advanced its military, US Joint Chiefs Chairman General Joseph Dunford said Thursday that he will be addressing the matter at a meeting with …

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For China drone-maker DJI, the real money in labor-starved J…

Amid severe labor shortages, the use of unmanned aerial vehicles to perform human tasks is sure to grow, and DJI, the world’s biggest drone-maker, is ready to respond, the firm’s Japan head said. Drones for industrial uses ranging from agriculture to infrastructure maintenance and security are becoming more popular, said …

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