Huawei calls US rules ‘arbitrary and pernicious’

Huawei calls US rules ‘arbitrary and pernicious’

Image copyright Getty Images Huawei has said new US export rules to limit its access to key technology are “arbitrary and pernicious”. The Chinese tech giant warned investors the restrictions would “inevitably” hurt its business, and could...
US targets Huawei with tighter chip export rules

US targets Huawei with tighter chip export rules

Image copyright Reuters The US has announced new export controls aimed at limiting Chinese technology giant Huawei’s access to semiconductor technology. The new rule bars semiconductor-makers that use US technology and software in chip design from shipping to...
AI cannot be recognised as an inventor, US rules

AI cannot be recognised as an inventor, US rules

Image copyright Getty Image caption The US Patent Office rules only humans can legally be inventors An artificial intelligence system has been refused the right to two patents in the US, after a ruling only “natural persons” could be inventors. The US...
Oscars change streaming rules amid battle for future of cinemas

Oscars change streaming rules amid battle for future of cinemas

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The 93rd Academy Awards will be held in February 2021 The body behind the Oscars has changed its rules so films that debut on streaming or video on demand services are eligible for next year’s awards. The Academy of...