Asia Pacific / Science & Health Sep 13, 2017

China sets up first quantum communications network

China has set up its first "commercial" quantum network in the northern province of Shandong, its latest step in advancing a technology expected to enable hack-proof communications. China says it is at the forefront of developing quantum technology. In August it sent its first "unbreakable" ...

World / Crime & Legal Mar 26, 2016

Verizon says security unit breached, client data stolen

Hackers have stolen contact information on a Verizon unit's business customers in the latest breach of a big company or organization. The New York telecommunications giant said Thursday that its Verizon Enterprise Solutions unit, which provides IT services to big companies, recently discovered and fixed ...

National Feb 16, 2014

GSDF eyes smartphones to boost communications with U.S. forces

Japan plans to improve communications between the Ground Self-Defense Force and U.S. military forces by using smartphone-type terminals, a Defense Ministry source said Sunday. The government start developing a software prototype from April with the aim of rolling it out in fiscal 2018, the source ...