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In the world of Android this week we saw the release of a desktop system in a keyboard, reports that the Moto X is big in China, and photos were leaked of the upcoming Galaxy 6.
The giant online retailer had big holiday sales, and the Chromebook dominated other computers.
The National Museum of Computing at Bletchley Park has unveiled its ongoing construction of a replica of Cambridge University's EDSAC computer (1949-58), which helped pioneer novel concepts such as "programming" and "users".
Microsoft sets Office free and adds utility on the iPhone, Apple beats Samsung in China, and the Apple Watch is rumored to be quite expensive.
Apple has overtaken Samsung in becoming the most powerful brand this year in the mobile market of China, a research report has showed.
The news of iOS was all about the new iPads this week, including a rare leak from none other than Apple.
Cisco is setting up an $80m commercial cloud joint venture with Chinese hardware manufacturer TCL Corp, following other US tech giant’s move in cloud computing services in China.
In iOS news this week, China is getting the iPhone 6, there's a possible launch date for Apple Pay, a bug in iOS 8 deletes iCloud documents, and some users are reporting Bluetooth issues with iOS 8.
Google Capital has made its first investment in China, backing a $38 million Series C investment in Chinese cloud computing optical transceiver company InnoLight Technology Corporation.
The US still has the most supercomputers on the Top500, but China now has nearly as many as the UK, France and Germany combined.
The latest leaked documents from the NSA reveal a long collection, from 2007-2008, of software and hardware used to spy on computers, networks and to capture audio and video.
China Mobile and China Unicom unveils plans to invest US$1.15 billion to construct cloud computing facilities in Guizhou Province.
Supercomputing 13, which takes place in Denver this week, began with the announcement of the latest Top500 list of the world’s fastest computers and Nvidia's release of the Tesla K40 accelerator.
Almost 1 in 3 in mobile users in India are now using the software developed by Chinese firm UCWeb, with Opera browser in second place.
Not only did Chinese vendors continue to take over the smartphone market last quarter, but China accounted for a third of all shipments worldwide too.
The way supercomputer performance is measured is about to change for the first time in 30-years.
Mixed results in the Fortune 500's technology sector, as mobile is up year-over-year, cellular is about flat, but the biggest losses in the PC market, as desktops and laptops are taking a backseat for smartphones.
As more technologies become available, they become more accessible and cheaper for small and medium-sized businesses to obtain, as evidenced by a TechRepublic survey.
R&D in China will help HP stave off competitors like Lenovo from stealing its crown as the top PC vendor in the world, according to HP's Anneliese Olson.
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