A supplier in southern China is accused of a series of labor rights violations including excessive workloads and owing unpaid overtime wages, according to China Labor Watch.
View from China
Based in Beijing, ZDNet bloggers report on ICT industry developments from the Chinese perspective.
The ZDNet China editorial team, based in Beijing, reports on IT industry developments from the Chinese perspective.
China Mobile, the country's largest telco, has reportedly finally set to complete its screening to decide who it is willing to support as mobile virtual network operators.
Nearly 3,000 workers demand the handset maker abandon alleged punitive measures, which were implemented following Nokia's plans to offload its mobile phone business to Microsoft.
A top official from China's central bank says the government will not recognize the legitimacy of Bitcoin, but adds that it will monitor the development of the virtual currency for future consideration.
As trading in the virtual currency gains momentum, the Chinese Bitcoin trading platform claims to be the world's biggest, and is newly flush with cash following a US$5m investment
Cisco Systems, IBM, and Microsoft are expected to encounter problems touting their products in China over revelations concerning the U.S. government's surveillance programs. Cisco is hardest hit.
Sales for the online shopping festival in China hit more than doubled to RMB 19.1 billion (US$3.1 billion), more than last year's Cyber Monday figure.
As much as 30 million yuan (US$5 million) of investment could be lost in limbo as a Hong Kong-based Bitcoin trading platform vanishes.
Apple leapfrogs Xiaomi and ZTE on the back of new iPhones sales for the third quarter, while major rival Samsung extends its lead in China.
The tech giant has tightened up the iPad Air supply in Hong Kong while relaxing sales in China, targeting the latter's billion-dollar market.