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Monitoring Matters

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November 30, 2022Ken Showers, Managing Editor

You’ve read that title right. I’ve got the dulcet plucking of strings by Pat Metheny going on in the background as I write this, and it’s a rambling title for a rambling blog which I'll be getting to, but for now think of this as a tale of two governments. Last week the FCC voted to expand the ban on monitoring hardware from several different Chinese companies, chief among them Huawei, and other familiar names you have likely read on this site. While this might seem like...

Dahua, FCC, Hikvision, Homestead Strike, Huawei, Pat Metheny, Pinkerton, Securitas AB, security personnel, Telecommunications


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FCC expands ban on Chinese monitoring devices in unanimous vote

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FCC expands ban on Chinese monitoring devices in unanimous vote

November 28, 2022Ken Showers, Managing Editor

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Nov. 25, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted to expand its existing ban on telecommunications and monitoring equipment from Huawei and several other Chinese companies, citing unacceptable national security risks. Original limitations and bans on equipment sales for the companies began as early as late 2019 under the Trump administration and the Biden administration has thus far seen fit to expand those bans which include last Friday’s vote....

Dahua Technology, Federal Communications Commission (FCC), Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology, Huawei, Hytera Communications, Jessica Rosenworcel, monitoring equipment, supply chain, Telecommunications, ZTE Corporation


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DoJ snares foxes in their own trap, indicts thirteen

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DoJ snares foxes in its own trap, indicts 13

October 24, 2022Ken Showers, Managing Editor

WASHINGTON, D.C. – During a press conference on Oct. 24, 2022, the United States Department of Justice announced that 13 individuals have been charged - including two already in custody - in three separate cases ranging from espionage to intimidation on behalf of the government of the People’s Republic of China (PRC). “Earlier today in the Eastern District of New York a complaint was unsealed charging two PRC intelligence officers with attempting to obstruct,...

Alexander Solomon, Christopher Wray, FBI, Guangyang An, Hikvision, Huawei, Operation Fox Hunt, People’s Republic of China (PRC), Quanzhong An, U.S. Attorney General Merrick B. Garland, United States Department of Justice, video surveillance equipment, Xi Jinping


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Commerce Dept. Launches CHIPS.gov as CHIPS and Science Act signed

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Commerce Dept. launches CHIPS.gov as CHIPS and Science Act signed

August 25, 2022Ken Showers, Managing Editor

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Commerce has launched the CHIPS.gov website in order to assist implementation of the recently signed CHIPS and Science Act of 2022. Signed on August 25, the CHIPS and Science Act seeks to address lowering the costs of goods and creating high paying manufacturing industry jobs. Foremost among them the Semiconductor industry where the government hopes to shore up supply chain weaknesses made evident by the onset of the pandemic in 2020 and tremulous...

China, CHIPS, CHIPS and Science Act of 2022, Department of Commerce, Gina Raimondo, Huawei, President Joe Biden, Semiconductor, united states


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