US scales back restrictions on China's Huawei

Temporary trade action allows global tech giant to continue servicing existing customers. The US┬áDepartment of Commerce on Monday created a temporary general licence allowing Huawei Technologies – the world’s largest maker of telecommunications equipment, and a company blacklisted by the US since Friday – to restore its ability to maintain existing networks and provide software updates to existing Huawei handsets. […]

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Katsuko Saruhashi: Why Google honours her today

Described as one of the greatest Japanese scientists, Katsuko Saruhashi would have been 98 years on Thursday. Described as one of the greatest Japanese geochemists and hailed as an “iron scientist”, Katsuko Saruhashi would have been 98 years old on March 22. In her honour, Google is changing its logo in 15 countries to an illustration of her. But in […]

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