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Ethnic minority delegates look at a photo taken with a smartphone in Beijing in this 2012 file photo. CINC says mobile Internet access has overtaken desktop access in China. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

Mobile Overtakes Desktop Internet in China

According to an abstract of a report published by the China Internet Network Information Center, mobile phone has become # 1 internet access terminal in China.

A worker uses a computer at the reception of office in this file photo. (Photo credit: AP)

Google Accused of Blocking Alibaba-Powered Handset

Alibaba has blamed Google for blocking the launch of a smartphone powered by the Chinese firm’s operating system.

Staff members work on the production line at the Foxconn complex in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen, China in this file photo. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)

iPhone Manufacturer Foxconn Faces Labor Complaints

Foxconn has responded to an accusation that vocational students are forced to work in its factories by saying its agreement with schools allows them to leave.

China launches a Long March rocket in this file photo. (AP Photo)

Questions Over Chinese Satellites “to Monitor Sea”

A UK scientist has questioned China’s plans to send eight satellites into space to monitor the ocean around the country.

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Microsoft to Add Staff, R&D in China in Push for Mobile Dominance

Microsoft to hire more than 1,000 new employees in China & boost R&D spending by 15% in an effort to catch up with Apple & Google in the mobile Internet market.

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Samsung in Hot Seat Over Abusing Chinese Workers

Samsung Electronics Co. now finds itself accused by a labor rights group of mistreating workers in China and illegally using child labor.

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China Dissident Jailed on Yahoo! Info is Freed

A Chinese dissident imprisoned for 10 years on a state subversion conviction supported by evidence from Yahoo was released Friday after completing his term.

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500,000 Android Smartphones in China Infected with SMS-Sending Malware

A report by security company TrustGo says that Android app marketplaces in China are vulnerable to malware, including trojans that send premium SMS messages.

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Xiaomi Mi2 Launched, But Will it Also Sell Outside of China?

Xiaomi has just made its much-anticipated launch of the Mi2 smartphone, promising impressive specs at a low price.


Revamped Sina Weibo Set to Come with Google+ Style Sharing

Chinese mega social network Sina Weibo is set for a major revamp that will see it incorporate Google+ style sharing.


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