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Old 06.12.2018, 21:11
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Did Salt just sold me out to the Chinese? 😱

Hello everyone, Iím extremely happy that I resigned CABLECOM and took a Salt offer only available in the Salt stores and for customers of Europa Abo and up (like me) of 10.-CHF per month unlimited internet over Salt data (no cable connection needed and bypassing the outrageous CABLECOM cable installation fees yippee!!!). I got from Salt a mobile router that works wonderfully and connects perfectly to my existing Apple Airport WIFI router.

The thing is the mobile router brand is Huawei and the USA 🇺🇸 is saying that they are spying and hacking on the rest of the world on behalf of the Chinese government ... 😱😱😱

Shall I ask Salt for a refund for giving me a Chinese Trojan horse? The refund would only be for the router ... the Abo is excellent.

https://edition.cnn.com/2018/11/23/t...ent/index.html
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Old 06.12.2018, 21:27
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....connects perfectly to my existing Apple Airport WIFI router.
Before only Uncle Sam had your data, now the Chinese have it too. Balance is restored.
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Re: Did Salt just sold me out to the Chinese? 😱

Just check where your Apple products are produced.
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Re: Did Salt just sold me out to the Chinese? 😱

I'm really struggling to find out if the OP is being sarcastic..
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Old 06.12.2018, 22:51
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I'm really struggling to find out if the OP is being sarcastic..
No, the OP is just being the OP.

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Re: Did Salt just sold me out to the Chinese? 😱

If that's an attempt at trolling, it's a really bad one.

If OP is serious, I've got some bad news for him
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Re: Did Salt just sold me out to the Chinese? 😱

Would using a VPN help in this case?
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Old 07.12.2018, 09:18
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Re: Did Salt just sold me out to the Chinese? 😱

hahahahahahahahahaha

you may want to check who actually runs salt network
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Hello everyone, Iím extremely happy that I resigned CABLECOM and took a Salt offer only available in the Salt stores and for customers of Europa Abo and up (like me) of 10.-CHF per month unlimited internet over Salt data (no cable connection needed and bypassing the outrageous CABLECOM cable installation fees yippee!!!). I got from Salt a mobile router that works wonderfully and connects perfectly to my existing Apple Airport WIFI router.

The thing is the mobile router brand is Huawei and the USA 🇺🇸 is saying that they are spying and hacking on the rest of the world on behalf of the Chinese government ... 😱😱😱

Shall I ask Salt for a refund for giving me a Chinese Trojan horse? The refund would only be for the router ... the Abo is excellent.

https://edition.cnn.com/2018/11/23/t...ent/index.html
Yes, I would go to the store and demand a refund based on this spying speculation.
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Old 07.12.2018, 09:40
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Re: Did Salt just sold me out to the Chinese? 😱

I'm pretty sure the Chinese already know about all the porn sites you visit anyway
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hahahahahahahahahaha

you may want to check who actually runs salt network

Finally someone who shares my sense of humor
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Old 07.12.2018, 12:53
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hahahahahahahahahaha

you may want to check who actually runs salt network
who?
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Re: Did Salt just sold me out to the Chinese? 😱

1. I find it bizarre how pretty much all Western nations have by now core networks, not some handheld routers, build by a privately owned company with close ties to the Chinese ministry of defense (not trade...).


2. I find it even more bizarre how the Americans of all people warn us about spying on the internet. As if Snowden never happened...


3. I am not a lawyer... can anyone explain to me how the Americans can get Canada to arrest a foreign national in transit on allegations that her Chinese company is breaking unilaterally decided US sanctions? I understand that there might be some financial laws and the SEC... but Huawei isn't traded in the US (or anywhere else)... why would it be illegal for a Chinese company to trade with Iran even if the US does not like it?
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Old 07.12.2018, 13:35
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1. I find it bizarre how pretty much all Western nations have by now core networks, not some handheld routers, build by a privately owned company with close ties to the Chinese ministry of defense (not trade...).


2. I find it even more bizarre how the Americans of all people warn us about spying on the internet. As if Snowden never happened...


3. I am not a lawyer... can anyone explain to me how the Americans can get Canada to arrest a foreign national in transit on allegations that her Chinese company is breaking unilaterally decided US sanctions? I understand that there might be some financial laws and the SEC... but Huawei isn't traded in the US (or anywhere else)... why would it be illegal for a Chinese company to trade with Iran even if the US does not like it?

1. because the equipment is the best. as you mentioned, they US warn against it in case the chinese might try to do what the US already did. not very subtle, but understandable that the US would want to continue spying and stop others from doing the same.

3. maybe you can ask why the whole world can't trade with iran because the US decides it should be so. america is the most powerful country so everybody has to do as she says or else. that else may be getting arrested when in any country with an extradition agreement. or cutting you off from the US$ financial system. or putting in trade restrictions. or dropping bombs on you.
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why would it be illegal for a Chinese company to trade with Iran even if the US does not like it?
Huawei, it is alleged, supplied equipment which had substantial US-made components to Iran. Those components cannot be supplied to Iran under the terms of sanctions when Huawei imported them from US.
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Old 07.12.2018, 15:27
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1. because the equipment is the best.
Well, no. Its just way cheaper than the competition. The price of mobile base stations dropped after Huawei and ZTE rolled in by 90%. I am aware of that, but I am amazed how easily other countries bought into it... you know: if it feels too cheap to be true, there probably is a reason for it...
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Well, no. Its just way cheaper than the competition.
It is, indeed, very very good. I was between provider changers when a friend let me use his wifi via a Huawei. Another block of flats, a level higher, through 2 reinforced concrete walls - full signal strength and 30MB/s transfers. No way in the world my expensive ASUS router could do that. He got his for free from Salt.
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