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Chinese networking giant's new research site in the Sophia Antipolis technology hub is its 17th in Europe and will focus on chipset design and embedded technology.
Chinese-French smartphone maker has already made its mark in the Hexagon, and now it's got its sights set on taking its unique recipe for smartphone sales further afield.
Following the company's decision to shift its focus to Europe, the Chinese networking giant says it plans to add 5,500 employees in the region over five years and double its R&D team to 1,700 in three years.
Amazon Web Services WorkSpaces, which allows firms to deploy Windows 7 virtual images to desktops, laptops and tablets, is now available from AWS' EU datacentre in Dublin.
The Chinese IT firm - which has faced suspicion in the US about its historically strong ties with China's government and military - promises to step up investment in Europe.
Security researchers say that Chinese hackers monitored the computers of give European foreign ministries before the G20 Summit.
In a bid to expand its reach in Europe, the Chinese telecommunications equipment manufacturer is due to embark on a hiring spree.
Despite widespread security worries, the Chinese firm is pushing ahead with plans to tap into cloud computing markets based in Europe.
Chinese e-commerce giant builds strong momentum ahead of possible IPO, posting first quarter earnings with improved profit margins at 48.4 percent, over ninety times higher than U.S rival Amazon.
Chinese telecom equipment maker is moving its focus from U.S. to Europe, seeing a stronger business case for the continent which it sees as a way to increase its presence in developing markets.
Amazon Web Services' data warehouse on demand service and its High Storage Instances for EC2 is available from today in Europe.
The Europe, Middle East, and Africa region contributed most to Chinese telecom vendor's overall revenues in 2012, which jumped 8 percent from 2011 to 220.2 billion yuan.
Chinese telecoms vendor is seeking orders for faster wireless systems in Europe, Southeast Asia and South America to break into top three list by 2015.
Monday sees the first meeting of the steering board for the new European Cloud Partnership, which aims to eventually allow the public sector across the EU to pool its cloud procurement resources.
The company's new tablets and e-readers are coming to Europe, along with Amazon's book-lending scheme, but Jeff Bezos says the firm is making no profit on the hardware. Instead, Amazon is relying entirely on its content strategy to make money off the devices.
The Chinese government is looking to encourage the e-publishing industry to grow, something which online retailers such as Amazon hope to capitalize on.
Amazon is set to launch its Kindle Touch e-reader in the UK and across Europe, the company said on Tuesday.The Kindle Touch was first unveiled in September last year but was initially unavailable in Europe.
After a request from Apple, Amazon has pulled iPad 2 tablets from its online shelves in China, as it is not an authorised seller. Proview claims to have no involvement in the action.
The Samsung-made Galaxy Nexus Android smartphone will come out in Europe in about three weeks' time, the manufacturer has said.Samsung used Twitter to announce the 17 November release date on Thursday, with online retailer Amazon UK now also showing the date on its listing for the phone.
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