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Coding Website GitHub Hit With DDoS Attack, China Suspected

03/29/2015, Over in China censorship of certain content online and speaking out against the government are activities that the authorities over there don’t look upon favorably, which is why it isn’t surprising to find popular websites such as Facebook, Twitter,...

PlayStation 4 China Release Date Confirmed

03/10/2015, Microsoft’s Xbox One got a head start in China as it went on sale in the country a few months back. Sony was due to release the PlayStation 4 in China on January 11th, 2015 but it was confirmed prior to the launch that the console’s release...

China Bans Apple, Cisco And Other Companies For State Purchases

02/26/2015, It was first reported in August last year that China may have banned Apple products for state purchases. The country didn’t provide an official explanation at that time and it was believed that China made this move following the revelations of...

The Conquest S6 Is China’s Take On A Rugged Smartphone

02/17/2015, Rugged smartphones tend to be catered towards a particular group of users who might actually need the ruggedness, as their work takes them to places where ruggedness might be more valued than powerful hardware specs. So far when we think of such devices,...

Apple Reportedly Struggling To Bring Apple Pay Into China

02/17/2015, Given the success that Apple Pay has seen in the US, we can only imagine that Apple will want to bring the service to other countries around the world. We have heard how Apple could be in talks with UK banks, Dutch banks, and how Apple is also considering...

Meizu Receives $590 Million Investment From Alibaba

02/09/2015, Meizu is a company not many of you guys might have heard of. The company is based in China and they have been manufacturing Android smartphones for a while now, although we guess their lack of presence stateside is probably why many have not heard of...

China Wants Internet Commenters To Register Real Names

02/04/2015, We have recently learned how China’s Internet population has soared to a whopping 649 million – where 86% of those could have been derived from smartphone and tablet users. Having said that, with so many people online, it goes without saying that...

China Could Further Ease Restrictions On Consoles This Year

02/01/2015, China’s 14-year old ban on gaming consoles ended last year when Sony and Microsoft were given the permission to launch their latest consoles. During those 14 years no sales of gaming consoles were allowed in the country, at least legitimate sales,...

New Laws In China Could Force Tech Companies To Install Backdoors

01/28/2015, Remember how upset some people got when they learnt that the bodies representing the US government had allegedly required companies to include backdoors to their hardware and software for security purposes? Well prepare to get upset again because it seems...

Analysts Believe China Is Apple’s Biggest iPhone Market Now

01/26/2015,   There have long been indications that the Chinese market is going to overtake the U.S. to become Apple’s biggest market. Apple CEO Tim Cook himself pointed out this possibility back in October last year, he said that this was “just a...

China Has Close To 1.3 Billion Mobile Phone Users

01/23/2015, We do know that China is the country with the world’s highest population, and out of the billion plus people, it seems that there were 1.286 billion mobile phone users as of last month. This is a hefty amount for sure, and to think of the infrastructure...