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First aircraft carrier from China begins sea trials

08/10/2011, China is slowly but surely building up their military presence and power, starting sea trials of the country’s first aircraft carrier. This aircraft carrier had humble beginnings, coming in the form of a 60,000 ton warship which was purchased as an...

iPad 2s and iPhone 4s smuggled into Hong Kong in a creative way

08/08/2011, Love or hate Apple, you’ve got to admit that they create insanely popular products that seem to blend extremely clever marketing and innovative products, which is why it’s really not surprising to find out that there are people out there who have been...

Apple taking legal action against fake retail stores

08/05/2011, It wasn’t too long ago that we reported on fake Apple stores popping up in China. When we say fake we mean that the shops have been designed to look like official Apple retail outlets, from the furniture used, to the interior design, right down to the...

Nokia suing Huaqin Telecom Technology over camera lens cover patent

08/04/2011, While patent infringement lawsuits aren’t new, the intensity and frequency seems to have increased in the past couple of years. Now it appears that Nokia is suing a Shanghai-based company, Huaqin Telecom Technology Co. Ltd, for apparently infringing...

Motorola Domino+ spotted in the wild

08/02/2011, The Motorola Domino+ was spotted visiting the offices of the FCC last week, and now it seems that the phone has made its way into the hands of the folks over at MIC who have so kindly taken some photographs of the device and put it up online. The Motorola...

Fake iPhone 5s spotted in China

08/01/2011, As most of us who follow the tech news (and who write about it for a living) probably know about the rumors that have been circulating about Apple’s next-generation iPhone and its rumored September release. Well it seems that there are already fake...

Foxconn to replace workers with a million robots

07/31/2011, Uh oh. It looks like a number of Foxconn workers days in the company are numbered. The founder and chairman of the company, Terry Gou has been reported as saying that Foxconn has plans to replace an unspecified amount of workers with one million robots in...

EKing T9 touted to be the world’s thinnest tablet

07/29/2011, While China is better known for creating imitations and manufacturing products for other companies, once in awhile they’ll come up with something original – like the EKing T9 tablet. Created by Shenzhen Guangxuntong Communication Technology, the...

Aliyun OS is Alibaba’s new mobile platform

07/28/2011, With many considering Alibaba to be the Google of China and even launching their own mobile payment services, AliPay, we have to admit that seeing them launch their very own mobile operating system really did not come as big a shock as we would have...

Water-walking robot doesn’t drown in water

07/28/2011, Nature has always been the inspiration for a lot of man-made creations, and one of the latest robot creations from China imitates water-walking insects such as the mosquito and water spider. Those insects are able to walk and even jump on water without...

Fake Apple store spotted in Kunming, China

07/20/2011, When you hear about knock off or counterfeit goods (sometimes even referred to as “shanzai”), it’s not exactly the most shocking thing in the world. After all, there are financial gains to be had when imitating a popular product, especially when...

Baidu launches its own web browser

07/18/2011, If there’s one thing that Baidu has no problem being, it is China’s version of Google. The company already hosts China’s most popular search engine and it is now it has launched its own internet browser, just like how Google has its own...

Man in China builds his own tablet

07/12/2011, Despite the fact that Apple stores can be found in China, not everyone has the means of purchasing an Apple device. In fact we had reported a case where a boy in China sold his kidney to get enough money for an iPad 2, which was later followed up by...

An ATM designed for the semi-literate and illiterate

07/11/2011, ATM machines to most of us are a common sight, and we don’t really have to think twice about how to use it. Yet there are some places in the world where illiteracy is high, or perhaps the concept of an ATM is foreign, so how do you introduce that part...