The European Union apparently wants to exchange more data about its citizens with each other and also use it for the police. Face and driver’s license data as well as criminal records are to be used for this comparison in the future, which alarms civil rights organizations. The Taiwanese chip manufacturers are also alarmed, but due to the recent supply bottlenecks and the repeated threats of a Chinese invasion. Compared to Taiwan’s spending on advanced chip manufacturing equipment, Western investments look like silly amounts. Elon Musk does not make a mess, he wants to finally launch his giant rocket for the first orbital flight in July – a brief overview of the most important reports.
Of the Prüm contractwho so far the Exchange of gene, fingerprint and vehicle registration data in the EU regulated within comparatively narrow limits, is to be significantly expanded. If the EU states have their way, the number of data categories that can be exchanged automatically will be expanded by three new ones: Facial images, driver’s license data and files of suspects and convicted felons. target is one automated matching of all DNA profiles of the police authorities as well as with Europol: EU states for automated EU-wide comparison of DNA and facial data.
Taiwan invested in 2022 and in the following years apparently around $120 billion in the own semiconductor industry. In particular, the two Taiwanese chip contract manufacturers TSMC as world market leader and UMC are already pulling up many new chip production plants. TSMC has just completed the construction of four new semiconductor factories. Four more are to follow and already for the next generation of manufacturing with 3-nanometer structures be designed. With 120 billion US dollars for chip production, Taiwan makes the West look old.
Die Giant rocket Starship von SpaceX will be in July for her first orbital flight be ready. That was stated by the head of the company Elon Musk, after the originally planned dates for the start had to be overturned. Only on Monday did the US aviation regulator complete a long-awaited review and list what SpaceX still needs to do to get permission to take off. In August the second rocket ready for launch Musk assured: Giant rocket Starship ready for first orbital flight in July.
Amandeep Singh Gil becomes newer United Nations Tech Envoy (U.N). This is one of the tasks of the Tech Envoy Management of the mega-consultation for the “Global Digital Pact“. Guterres and the UN administration took their time filling the Tech Envoy position after the initially planned candidate had to vacate the chair after a few days in office in early 2021 because of the harassment of employees: Indian diplomat becomes Tech -Envoy of the United Nations.
In Deutschland becomes a Right to “fast” internet come. “Fast” means only then 10 MBit/s im Download and 1,7 MBit/s im Upload. From the opposition there is heavy criticism on the “after three years of pandemic unacceptable” decision for the “slowest internet possible” for everyone. It is also still unclear when households will be able to go online and how expensive it will be #heiseshow Let’s talk about the regulation and its background. In addition, let us tell you first-hand how it surfs with these data rates in the #heiseshow: Right to “fast” Internet – what about 10 MBit/s?
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