China

Xiaomi announces Mi Note2 with 5.7” flexible OLED display

I’m not sure if Xiaomi is trolling Samsung  or not but the Chinese company, together with the Mi Mix, has announced the Mi Note 2, a 5.7” smartphone with flexible...

Xiaomi announces Mi Mix, a 6.4-inch Phone With Edgeless Display

At a media event in China, Xiaomi officially unveil Mi Mix, a 6.4-inch Phone With Edgeless display....

Xiaomi announces Redmi Note 4

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has officially announced the Redmi Note 4, the latest addition to their Redmi smartphone line....

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick explains the Didi Chuxing – Uber China deal

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick; However, as an entrepreneur, I’ve learned that being successful is about listening to your head as much as following your heart. Sustainably serving...

Didi Chuxing acquires Uber China for $35 Billion

Eric Newcomer, writing for Bloomberg Tech; Uber Technologies Inc. will merge its China business with Didi Chuxing, the dominant ride-hailing service in the country, according to...

Xiaomi announces new flagship smarpthone Redmi Pro

Together with Mi Notebook Air, Xiaomi also announced the new Redmi Pro, the new flagship smartphone of the Redmi line. The new phone features dual rear-camera that allows you...

Xiaomi announces Mi Notebook Air, the company’s first laptop

Xiaomi have been known as the Chinese company that manufactures well designed smartphone with a very affordable price. Now the company is releasing Mi Notebook Air, their first...

China to require app developers real-name registrations and save user activity logs for 60 days

Adam Jourdan, reporting for Reuters; China has tightened rules for mobile app developers including requiring real-name registration and preserving users’ activity logs, the...

Study: Chinese consumers are top globally for wanting to be “reachable” at all times

Over half of the online connected population (56 percent) in China—the highest internationally—are in strong agreement1 with the statement “To me, it is important to always...

China to ban the sales of iPhones in patent spat with 100C phone maker

TechNode via Tech in Asia; The Chinese company claims the iPhone 6 and 6s infringed on a patent held for their 100C phone.The gravity of the order is enormous, as it could...

Foxconn reportedly replaced 60,000 factory workers with robots

Jane Wakefield, writing for BBC; Apple and Samsung supplier Foxconn has reportedly replaced 60,000 factory workers with robots. One factory has “reduced employee strength...

Mojang release Minecraft tailored for the Chinese market

Mojang; Today we’re proud to announce an exclusive agreement to license Minecraft for Pocket and PC to a NetEase, Inc. affiliate in mainland China. The plan is to develop a...

Apple invests $1 Billion in Didi Chuxing

Erik Crouch; writing for Tech in Asia; Didi Chuxing – the Chinese ride-hailing company formerly known as Didi Kuaidi – announced today that it has received US$1 billion from...

Uber now accepts Alipay as a Payment method Globally

Uber; Today, Uber, the only global ridesharing company, and Alipay, the world’s largest third-party payment platform operated by Ant Financial Services Group (“Ant...

Apple Pay officially launches in China today

Apple CEO Tim Cook announces the launching of Apple Pay in China and of course its appropriate that he announced it on weibo sina, China’s version of twitter with half...