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Half of China's app developers lost money in Q3

An increasing number of app developers are now losing money in the country, indicating a harder time for these players to survive with investment slowing down and homogenized products flooding the market.

December 10, 2012 by Cyrus Lee

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25 charged in China for smuggling iPhones

Those charged were from five gangs and had smuggled 162,000 mobile phones--a majority of which were iPhones worth of US$79 million--and committed for tax evasion amounting to US$8.68 million.

November 15, 2012 by Cyrus Lee

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A look at Huawei's high-end Android smartphone

Although the Chinese smartphone maker Huawei didn't make an appearance at Microsoft's Windows Phone 8 global launch, its Ascend D Quad XL smartphones could challenge other Chinese manufacturers, such as Lenovo and Xiaomi.

November 10, 2012 by Liu Jiayi


Foxconn building manufacturing plants in US

Taiwanese electronics manufacturing giant, which produces various high-tech devices including Apple iPhone and Amazon Kindle, is evaluating Detroit and Los Angeles, among other cities, as potential sites.

November 9, 2012 by Cyrus Lee


Apple losing fans in China on its indifference

Windows and Samsung are definitely eroding Apple's popularity in the world's largest smartphone market as the latter, which is making tons of profits in the territory, is still treating China like a lower-end market.

November 4, 2012 by Cyrus Lee