The Chinese territory has one of the world's highest mobile penetration rates and leading financial centers. It boasts of an ICT ecosystem that's big on innovation and startups, as well as a unique cultural heritage and freight links to the western world that allow products to be marketed and distributed key consumers markets across the globe.
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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.
Refusal by the Hong Kong government to grant a license to operate free-to-air television services has been perceived to have wider implications, and Mainland China's influence, on the freedom of speech in the territory.
Apple in China will not support warranty repairs for iPhone 5c and 5s bought in Hong Kong, according to staff working in the company's Shanghai store.
Chinese Internet giant has denied it plans to list in U.S. and drop Hong Kong in its IPO, following reports it hit a snag concerning rules stipulated by the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
Retail prices of the gold-colored iPhone 5s have almost doubled in China's grey market, but the rest of new iPhones, especially 5c, have received very lukewarm responses.
After huge success in the Japanese market, adultery website Ashley Madison is now making a push to mainland China by testing the waters in Hong Kong.
Over half in Hong Kong have used at least three platforms to do research before making their online purchases, with personal computers still the most common transaction platform, reveals GfK Retail survey.
The three Asian markets are the origin of Web threats such as spam, phishing e-mail and Web sites, botnets, and servers hosting malicious content.
Officials from Singapore, Hong Kong, and South Korea point out companies remain concerned over cloud security, and stress education and common understanding is needed to overcome this hurdle.
Music streaming service launches in Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong, and is betting legally-free music will subsequently compel users to pay for content and eradicate music piracy in the region.
Government plans to build data centers in subterranean caverns a bid to find new space, but finding suitable sites may be difficult and construction may have an environmental impact on water tables.
The biggest telecom carrier in China, and the world, China Mobile has been criticized for offering far cheaper monthly service plans in Hong Kong than mainland China, triggering much discontent among Chinese customers.
Falling cost of printers and the business case for using 3D imaging to create product prototypes more efficiently will help drive the technology toward mainstream adoption. But, its use must first be simplified.
Alibaba, one of China's largest e-commerce businesses, could be going public this year, causing tech analysts to wonder how Yahoo will play into this.
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