China satellite to test ‘unhackable’ data links

Asia Pacific Aug 16, 2016

China satellite to test ‘unhackable’ data links

A Chinese satellite launched Tuesday will test the viability of data links that cannot be eavesdropped on, potentially leading to a revolution in defense communications. The satellite carries a so-called quantum system, which sends a series of single photons to receiving stations on Earth. Any ...

National Jul 27, 2016

Japanese see Americans as idle, distrust Trump: survey

A survey Wednesday shed further light on how Japanese regard their U.S. counterparts, including that they see Americans as idle and not the industrious worker bees admired by the rest of the world. The Pew Research Center poll found just one in four Japanese consider ...

North Korea offering 'no-strings' nuclear talks: U.S. expert

Asia Pacific Jul 27, 2016

North Korea offering 'no-strings' nuclear talks: U.S. expert

North Korea may be offering nuclear talks pretty much without preconditions, a U.S. expert who took part in negotiations with Pyongyang has said. Former U.S. State Department North Korea specialist Robert Carlin said Pyongyang this month set out five preconditions that demand little of Washington ...