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Ben Simmons, Brooklyn Nets v Indiana Pacers, scores, results, highlights, latest, videos, Josh Giddey, Chicago Bulls v OKC Thunder, Utah Jazz v Golden State Warriors

Forget shaking off the early season rest, Ben Simmons is looking like the old Ben Simmons again. The Aussie was at his best in the Brooklyn Nets’ 117-128 road loss to the Indiana Pacers on Saturday (all times AEDT), playing more aggressively offensively and in transition. Consistently cutting and attacking the basket, Simmons had great …

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US bans Huawei, ZTE equipment sales amid Chinese spying fears

The Biden administration has banned approvals of new telecommunications equipment from China’s Huawei Technologies and ZTE because they pose “an unacceptable risk” to US national security. The US Federal Communications Commission said on Friday it had adopted the final rules, which also bar the sale or import of equipment made by China’s surveillance equipment maker …

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Apple has a huge problem with its supplier’s iPhone factory in China

Hong Kong CNN Business — A violent workers’ revolt at the world’s largest iPhone factory this week in central China is further scrambling Apple’s strained supply and highlighting how the country’s stringent zero-Covid policy is hurting global technology firms. The troubles started last month when workers left the factory campus in Zhengzhou, the capital of …

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Many shoppers can’t find Apple’s latest iPhones on Black Friday

BETHESDA, Md./NEW YORK, Nov 25 (Reuters) – Many shoppers looking for Apple’s ( AAPL.O ) latest high-end phones returned empty handed from its stores this Black Friday as the technology company struggles with production snafus in China. Among them were Sally Gannon and her son Michael, who were visiting an Apple store in Bethesda, where …

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BTS singer Jin set to start South Korea military service, source says

BTS singer Jin set to start South Korea military service, source says

Seoul, South Korea CNN — K-pop superstar Jin will begin his mandatory military service next month, a source with direct knowledge of the situation confirmed Friday, after the BTS singer appealed to the supergroup’s devoted fans to stay away from his South Korean army training center. The source said the 29-year-old star, BTS’ oldest member, …

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BTS singer Jin set to start South Korea military service, source says

BTS singer Jin set to start South Korea military service, source says

Seoul, South Korea CNN — K-pop superstar Jin will begin his mandatory military service next month, a source with direct knowledge of the situation confirmed Friday, after the BTS singer appealed to the supergroup’s devoted fans to stay away from his South Korean army training center. The source said the 29-year-old star, BTS’ oldest member, …

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Nexperia and Elmos cases show how the US-China chip war is spilling over to Europe

Hong Kong CNN Business — Two European chip deals have run into trouble over their links with China, a sign of concern spreading in the West over potential Chinese control of critical infrastructure. Last week, the new owner of Britain’s biggest chipmaker was ordered to unwind its takeover, just days after another chip factory sale …

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Foxconn’s desperate to take bigger toll on giant China iPhone plant as more workers leave -source

Foxconn Zhengzhou plant’s Nov shipments to fall further – source Worker unhappiness at the plant escalated into protests this week Over 20,000 workers, mostly new recruits, have left – source TAIPEI, Nov 25 (Reuters) – Foxconn’s (2317.TW) flagship iPhone plant in China is set to see its November shipments further reduced by the latest bout …

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Consumer inflation in Japan’s capital rises at the fastest pace in 40 years

Tokyo Nov core CPI up 3.6% vs f’cast +3.5% Tokyo CPI stays above BOJ’s 2% target for the 6th straight month Data underscores broadening inflationary pressure TOKYO, Nov 25 (Reuters) – Core consumer prices in Japan’s capital, a leading indicator of nationwide trends, rose at their fastest annual pace in 40 years in November and …

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