- News tagged "china"
Wednesday, 25 Nov 2015
The Wall Street Journal reports that Apple has partnered with China's big four state-run banks to launch its mobile payment service by early February 2016. Can Apple pull this off and be ahead of Samsung?
Sunday, 22 Nov 2015
Reuters reports that Google is planning to launch the China version of the Play Store next year.
Tuesday, 27 Oct 2015
Hugo Barra, the Vice President for Xiaomi Global, announced on Twitter that 9 out of 10 most actively used Android phones on Tencent in China belong to Xiaomi.
Monday, 7 Sep 2015
Authorities in China have revealed that over 15,000 people have been arrested as part of the country's program to curb cybercrime.
Tuesday, 4 Aug 2015
According to a report from industry analysts, Canalys, Xiaomi has regained its top spot as China's smartphone market share leader, snagging 15.9 percent of shipments in Q2 this year, supplanting Apple, who briefly held the position in Q1 this year.
Tuesday, 28 Jul 2015
After detailed images leaked out earlier today, it looked like there wasn't much left for Oneplus to unveil at the Oneplus 2 launch event today. But we've now got full pricing and availability, as well as detailed specs, color options and a better look at OnePlus' "breakthrough" alert slider feature.
Monday, 27 Jul 2015
China finally removes long-time ban on console-production, allowing the country to manufacture and sell video games countrywide.
Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015
Alibaba Group has just announced that it has invested US$590 million in Meizu, signaling its intent to enter the smartphone business.
Monday, 10 Nov 2014
According to a market research firm, Xiaomi has overtaken Samsung to be the number one smartphone brand in China with a market share of 14%.
Monday, 15 Sep 2014
Some places have bicycle lanes; Chongqing, China has a phone lane. The designated sidewalk is intended for pedestrians glued to their smartphone screens and includes two way demarcations to try to prevent collisions between distracted phone users.