Biden’s Win Prompts European Moves to Rebuild Ties

BRUSSELS—European leaders, who have reacted enthusiastically to President-elect Joe Biden’s win, now face the challenge of following up their congratulations with action. While Mr. Biden and his team are more multilateral and pro-Europe than President Trump, the new administration will want to show Americans it can deliver results and convince Trump voters that they are better…Continue Reading

What to do when iTunes prompts you to update when connecting an iPhone

A newer version of iOS can require a small software update for iTunes that isn’t otherwise available. IDG Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by Macworld’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors Apple generally tries to explain itself when it prompts you to download a file, install an update, or otherwise take…Continue Reading

Hong Kong Security Law Prompts Departure of China Fund Adviser

An American-British member of an advisory body to China’s sovereign-wealth fund has stepped down from her post due to concerns over Chinese restrictions on free speech, including Beijing’s controversial new national-security law for Hong Kong. In a letter to the fund’s chairman dated July 10 and viewed by The Wall Street Journal, DeAnne Julius said…Continue Reading

Hong Kong Security Law Prompts Rise in Self-Censorship

HONG KONG—The chill from the sweeping national-security law China imposed on Hong Kong is sending shudders through a city where people are used to speaking freely. Despite official assurances the law would apply only to an “extremely small minority,” alarm has spread beyond the activists, journalists and teachers accustomed to authorities’ scrutiny. The…Continue Reading