Blacklisting Chinese Universities From Using American MATLAB Computer Program

The Harbib Institute of Technology.

HIT has been banned from using MATLAB. (Image: Sparktour via Wikimedia Commons)

Taiwan Warns of Possible Attack if China’s Economy Slows Down

A military jet taking off.

While there is no sign of an immediate invasion of Taiwan, the country is preparing for war and this may make Beijing less inclined to launch a full-blown offensive. (Image: via Flickr)