Lei Jun, founder and chief executive officer of China's mobile company Xiaomi Inc, introduces the new features of Xiaomi Phone 4 at its launching ceremony, in Beijing, July 22, 2014. When popular Chinese handset maker Xiaomi Inc admitted that its devices were sending users' personal information back to a server in China, it prompted howls of protest and an investigation by Taiwan's government. The affair has also drawn attention to just how little we know about what happens between our smartphone and the outside world.
The Future of Cyber Policy in China
December 17, 2014,
China has ambitious plans to establish itself as an Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) superpower. But where does the country stand with regards to this ambitious goal?