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Microsoft Could Rename Cortana For China [Rumor]

07/23/2014, For our readers in China, you might be pleased to learn that Microsoft has recently sent out invites (via Chinese website ZOL) for an event that they will be holding in China for the launch of Cortana. Now we know that Microsoft was planning on bringing...

Gionee’s Upcoming GN9005 Smartphone Measures 5mm Thin

07/20/2014, Earlier this year a company called Gionee unveiled the Elife S5.5. The handset was dubbed the world’s thinnest smartphone that measured an impressive 5.5mm thick. However it looks like that record could soon be shattered by none other than the company...

China: iPhone A Security Threat

07/11/2014, It goes without saying that Apple products like the iPhone 5s in recent times have proven to be hot sellers in China, so much so that some in the past were willing to sell their baby for a new iPhone, while another girl purportedly offered her virginity...

Couple In China Sold Off Their Kids To Pay For In-Game Items

07/10/2014, Games are a fun way to pass the time, but it can also turn into an addiction in which it will make people do unthinkable acts. Recently we had heard how a father had been sentenced to 8 years in jail for killing his 5 week old daughter for apparently...

China Not Banning Microsoft Office Use In Government Departments

06/30/2014, China does not have the most cozy and closest of relationships with software giant Microsoft – after all, the government of China has banned the use of Windows 8 computers, and Microsoft is not the only company to experience a ban since Battlefield...

Hisense Unveils MIRA 6 Windows Phone

06/26/2014, Earlier today we reported that Chinese company, Hisense, had announced their plans for a Windows Phone handset. Well for those wondering what they had up their sleeves, the company has officially announced their first Windows Phone handset, the MIRA 6. We...

Smartphone From China Comes With Malware Preinstalled

06/18/2014, When purchasing a smartphone, one expects that it will come preinstalled with certain software and features promised and advertised by its manufacturer. If purchasing from a carrier, we guess one can expect certain carrier bloatware that will come...

China Students Come Up With Hi-Tech Methods For Cheating In Exams

06/09/2014, Most students don’t enjoy studying for exams. The pressure to perform well, the consequences and humiliation that one face if they fail, all of which makes for a pretty nasty and somewhat harrowing experience, but that’s just student life and it is...

China Criticizes Windows 8, Claims It Will Be Used To Monitor Users

06/05/2014, China is a country known for their heavy censorship on the internet and have gone to great lengths to try and limit the scope of foreign internet websites and services that can be accessed within the country. This has resulted in China creating local...

Google Services In China Disrupted

06/02/2014, China and Google do not exactly have the best of relationships if history were to be of any indicator, and it seems that the upcoming 25th anniversary of the 1989 Tiananmen Square pro-democracy demonstrations might have played a role in the latest Google...

China Cracking Down On Instant Messaging Apps

05/28/2014, When it comes to censorship and control over their information coming in and out of their country, China has never been shy or particularly diplomatic about their choices. Recently China has been reported to be reconsidering the use of IBM servers in...

China Reportedly Considering Removing IBM Servers From Local Banks

05/27/2014, Recently we heard how China had banned Microsoft’s Windows 8 from being installed on government computers, and now it looks like China could be extending that bank to other companies as well. According to a report from Bloomberg, their sources have...