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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...

Man In China Games For 3 Days Straight, Suffers Brain Hemorrhage

05/26/2014, We have seen many times in the past how too much gaming can be a bad thing. Sure, video games are fun, but there are some who just can’t seem to tear themselves away from the computer, which could lead to disastrous health consequences, such as death....

Chinese Company Wants To Build Underwater City

05/22/2014, We’re sure some of you guys have been to places like the zoo where they might have exhibits for underwater animals. Sometimes these exhibits have been designed to make us feel like we’re underwater, and that the animals are swimming above us, kind of...

Microsoft Will Continue Selling Windows 7 To Chinese Government

05/21/2014, According to a report from yesterday, the Chinese government announced that they would be banning the installation of Windows 8 on government computers. They claim that this is due to energy conservation and security reasons, with the former being a...

ZTE Nubia X6 Reportedly Sells Out In 9.8 Seconds

05/20/2014, A couple of months ago, ZTE announced the Nubia X6 phablet. This is ZTE’s current flagship smartphone and it packs some pretty impressive hardware under the hood while maintaining a somewhat decent price tag of around $500. This makes the device a...

China Bans Windows 8 From Government Computers

05/20/2014, When it comes to protecting their privacy and their people from influence from the outside world, China is pretty strict. We’ve seen the country impose pretty strict censorship laws, and it was only recently that they allowed console manufacturers to...