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Giant fake Gundam robot in Chinese amusement park causes a stir

12/21/2010, We’re fairly used to seeing cloned stuff come out of China, but sometimes the fake products can offend certain parties. One such case is when an amusement park located in Chengdu, Sichuan, China, featured a large statue that is an exact copy of the...

Chinese Manufacturer Rolls Out Solar-powered Air Conditioner

12/09/2010, One of the things that parents always complain about when kids turn on the air conditioning is the spike in the electricity bill. It would be great if we could run the air conditioning units in our homes and not have to worry about the bill. China’s...

Samsung W899 Android Flip Phone

12/07/2010, Samsung has already launched quite a number of Android-powered phones to date but the Korean company has just introduced its first Android-powered flip phone, namely the Samsung W899. The phone will be available via China Telecom soon, though there...

Some Guy Paid $15K To Play An MMO On A 820 Feet Long Giant Display

11/24/2010, How crazy are you about gaming on large displays? Chances are that this guy here is crazier about gaming than you (or just plain crazy). We’re talking about a person who probably splashed about $15,000 to use a giant screen in Beijing to play a MMO...

Another Chinese Tablet Visits The FCC

11/01/2010, With the Samsung Galaxy Tab getting ready to arrive in the hands of eager buyers, the China Android tablets are rushing to arrive and get the jump of the tablet. The next tablet is the M-150 “Universe Tablet PC” from Shenzhen Vogue Industries Co....

3G Amazon Kindle Manages To Dodge China’s Great Firewall

11/01/2010, Amazon’s 3G Kindle seems to have a rather useful feature when used over in China. Reports are out that the eBook reader manages to dodge past China’s Internet censorship system, allowing users to access a wide range of content that is...

China Will Create Proprietary E-Books Standard

10/29/2010, Last week the Chinese government had announced that it would “develop indigenous innovation capability to create market leaders and renowned brands.” Based on the announcement, it seems that publishers and digital books distributers in China...

Authentic-looking iPad Clone That Runs Android 2.2 Froyo

10/28/2010, We’ve seen various iPad clones before, but this one actually does a rather good job of it, and it’s powered by Android 2.2 Froyo. Most of it looks pretty much like the iPad, including a 9.7-inch display, a single round navigation button and a...

China has its own mapping service

10/22/2010, Trust China to come up with their very own mapping service, where it is known as Map World. The site itself will feature many high resolution images of numerous Chinese cities, and people who access it will be able to check out increasingly detailed...

China Mobile rolls out microSIM card

10/13/2010, China Mobile attempts to entice potential iPhone 4 owners in that part of the world over to their side with the introduction of their very own microSIM card. This ought to be interesting, as not only China Unicom subscribers will be able to make the jump...

Apple gets 200k worth of iPhone 4 pre-orders in China

09/27/2010, Apple has already racked up 200k worth of iPhone 4 pre-orders in China thanks to the efforts of Unicom. This might sound impressive, but when you take into account a population of over a billion people in China alone, that 200,000 figure is nothing but a...

iPad Patent Hints At Landscape Docking And Smart Bezel?

09/26/2010, Two Apple patents for the iPad have surfaced in China and it shows some interesting possibilities for the iPad. The first shows that Apple considered a second dock connector on the left side of the iPad in addition to the existing bottom connector,...