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Washington Post Masthead On A Chinese Government Publication Washington Post Masthead On A Chinese Government Publication
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Freedom of speech — and thus, consequently, freedom to advertise — are fundamental principles of a free democracy and a thriving capitalist democracy, right? That’s what we’re told in this country from a young age. Well it turns out those …

China Making Games for Facebook China Making Games for Facebook

Even though Facebook has been banned in China since 2009, Chinese developers are still producing software for the social networking giant. And with this, Facebook has been able to portray an idea of potential growth in China for potential investors. …

China To Deploy Moon Rover In 2013 China To Deploy Moon Rover In 2013

China is set to launch their third lunar probe next year. The probe will be called the chang’e-3 and it will be the first probe to have legs so that it can land safely on the moon’s irregular surface. A …

Chinese Man Buys A Fake iPhone, Stabs A Counterfeiter To Death Chinese Man Buys A Fake iPhone, Stabs A Counterfeiter To Death

What’s the angriest you’ve ever been after a purchase? What about that time your friend sold you that used video game that “worked like new” but when you opened it you found it covered with scratches and unplayable? How about …

Cloud Computing To Create 14 Million New Jobs By 2015 Cloud Computing To Create 14 Million New Jobs By 2015

According to a new study by IDC, the growth of cloud computing is on track to create nearly 14 million new jobs globally by 2015. IDC’s research, which was commissioned by Microsoft, predicts revenues from cloud innovation could reach $1.1 …

Chinese Overcome Firewall, Use Facebook Chinese Overcome Firewall, Use Facebook
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For unknown reasons, Chinese web users were able to get past that country’s firewall, and briefly access typically blocked social networking sites like Facebook, Youtube and Twitter. China typically blocks any website its government might deem as a threat to …

Obama’s Google+ Flooded With Chinese Comments Obama’s Google+ Flooded With Chinese Comments
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President Obama has a Google Plus page for his re-election. Recently, people in China found they were suddenly able to acces the page. From there things went quite nuts. Postings have flooded the page in what some people are calling …

Windows Phone in 23 New Countries Windows Phone in 23 New Countries

Microsoft plans to bring it’s Windows Phone 7 OS to 23 new countries, as well as make the operating system available for use on more low-end devices, in an attempt to reclaim lost business from Google’s Android and Apple’s iOS. …

Chinese Officials Raid “Apple China” Warehouse, Seize iPhone Gas Stove Chinese Officials Raid “Apple China” Warehouse, Seize iPhone Gas Stove
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Most everybody knows that when you go to China, you have to be careful of the products you buy. While many of the products you can buy in China are, of course, genuine, there are also a lot of knock-offs. …

Foxconn FLA Audit: Inside Apple Production Foxconn FLA Audit: Inside Apple Production

It costs Apple $250,000 to join the Fair Labor Association (FLA). ABC News’ Bill Weir was in China for the first ever FLA audit of Apple’s production floor inside Foxconn and it wasn’t surprising what he found. But, before I …

Chinese Court Rules In Favor Of Apple, Can Keep Selling iPads Chinese Court Rules In Favor Of Apple, Can Keep Selling iPads

It looks like Apple’s arguments yesterday in court worked as the Shanghai Pudong New Area People’s Court is going to allow the company to keep selling iPads in the city. Three out of the five Apple stores in China are …

Apple Begins Fight Over iPad Name In Shanghai Court Apple Begins Fight Over iPad Name In Shanghai Court

The legal drama between Apple and Proview hit new heights today as arguments from both sides were heard in a Shanghai court. As you’re all probably familiar with by now, Proview claims to own the iPad trademark in China. A …

As Smartphone Owner Growth Grows, So Mobile App Markets Must Grow As Smartphone Owner Growth Grows, So Mobile App Markets Must Grow
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In the next three years, the number of smartphone shipments worldwide is expected to more than double. That might be easy to believe if, for instance, we were talking about five shipments doubling to ten. Big deal. In actuality, though, …

China Telecom To Begin Selling iPhones Next Month China Telecom To Begin Selling iPhones Next Month
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China Telecom has announced that they will start carrying Apple’s iPhone 4S next month. All models of the iPhone will be available on a selection of the company’s plans. Chinese customers who want an iPhone can pre-order one beginning March …

Russia Urges UN Envoy to Syria on Twitter Russia Urges UN Envoy to Syria on Twitter

Russia proposed that the UN send a special envoy to Syria on Twitter Tuesday, to help coordiniate security and humanitarian efforts. Russia’s foreign ministry has urged the U.N. Security council to prompt the U.N. Security General to set these efforts …

More Hollywood Films to be Released in China More Hollywood Films to be Released in China

China has added 14 slots to the 20 Hollywood blockbusters they already allow into the country per year, as long as the additional films are in Imax or 3D. At the close of China vice president Xi Jinping’s recent visit …

See Foxconn’s Apple Operations In China See Foxconn’s Apple Operations In China

We’ve been covering the unfolding saga of Apple and their supplier Foxconn and the supposed worker abuses at their plants in China. We have covered everything from worker suicides at the plants, to petitions from concerned citizens, to inside interviews …

iPads Should Be Pulled From Shops, Lower Chinese Court Says iPads Should Be Pulled From Shops, Lower Chinese Court Says

Apple’s legal battle with Proview over the iPad patent got a little more troubling for the company today as a lower Chinese court ruled that stores in China should stop selling iPads. While this ruling may only affect the Guangdong …

Foxconn Raises Worker Pay By Up To 25% Foxconn Raises Worker Pay By Up To 25%
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Apple’s manufacturing arm in China is making a PR push, saying on Friday that they have raised the wages of their workers by 16-25% this month. “As a top manufacturing company in China, the basic salary of junior workers in …

iPhone Losing Market Share In China iPhone Losing Market Share In China
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While Apple enjoys considerable success in the sale of its iPhone around the world, the Chinese market has proven a particularly tough nut to crack. Overall, Apple has had an amazing year: they sold more iOS devices in 2011 than …

Chinese iPad Trademark Could Halt Global Sales Chinese iPad Trademark Could Halt Global Sales

Proview International Holdings is a company in China known for their CRT and LCD monitors. They also own the iPad trademark in China which is causing a bit of trouble for Apple. Since Proview owns the iPad trademark in China, …