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Alibaba Group is hoping to strengthen economic ties between Hong Kong and mainland China, with a plan to inject HK$1 billion into a not-for-profit foundation aimed at supporting the city-state's young entrepreneurs.
A collection of notable security news items for the week ending January 30, 2015. Covers enterprise, controversies, application and mobile security, malware, reports and more.
The Chinese government is rebuilding the country's legendary Internet filter to make access to social media websites and VPNs far more difficult.
Alibaba Group's net income continues to be hampered by costs associated with its landmark IPO in the United States last year, despite seeing a moderate rise in income from operations for the December quarter and a whopping 448 percent year-on-year surge in mobile revenue.
The Chinese government has introduced new rules that require foreign tech companies to turn over source code, submit to audits, and build back doors into hardware and software.
Huawei's 7.8 percent increase in global smartphone sales has helped deliver the company a 30 percent sales revenue boost, up to $12.2 billion in 2014.
Responding to recent move to block virtual private network services in the world's most populated country, a Chinese official said on Tuesday that it will uphold scrutiny in order to keep pace with the rapid development of the internet.
Alibaba founder Jack Ma has shown a top Chinese official Alibaba's anti-counterfeit features and its future in rural China.
Alibaba Group is backing Israeli QR code startup Visualead in a round-B funding effort that will see the Chinese e-commerce giant use the company's patents to spice up its offline-to-online marketing palette.
South Korea is planning to invest $75 million in titanium that may have a wide application in aerospace and medical sectors, as well as other new materials.
Tencent's WeChat team apologised on Monday for a new feature embedded in the popular instant messaging app, which shows a cascade of US flags when users type the phrase 'civil rights'.
Chinese telecommunications equipment maker ZTE has increased its total profit by 98 percent while only bumping up its revenue by 8 percent.
The Chinese government is set to pour 40 billion yuan, or AU$7.8 billion, into a venture capital fund aimed at supporting startups in emerging industries and fostering innovation in the private sector.
Xiaomi has released the Mi Note phablet, which has been compared to Apple's iPhone 6 Plus, despite there being some noticeable differences.
The Cupertino-based technology giant will open five new retail stores in China before Chinese Lunar New Year, set for February 15 this year, taking its total number of official outlets to 20 in the country.