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China’s First Commercial Jet Has The Boeing 737 In Its Sights

11/04/2015, China has long wanted to have its own passenger jet, not only to reduce its reliance on Boeing and Airbus, but just to have one for itself. After all it doesn’t suit a country of China’s stature and position in the world to not have a locally...

Pepsi Confirms Plans To Launch Mobile Phones In China

10/12/2015, A couple of days ago a somewhat suspect rumor popped up online suggesting that Coca-Cola’s chief rival, Pepsi, would be launching a smartphone of their own. We know, it sounds really bizarre but as it turns out, the rumors were actually spot on. The...

China’s Windows Alternative Looks Awfully Familiar

09/25/2015, It is no secret that China isn’t a fan of Microsoft at the moment. Last year you might have heard how China had banned Windows 8 from being used on government computers. They had claimed that Windows 8 was expensive, although later they claimed that...

Some Apps In Apple’s China App Store Infected With Malware

09/20/2015, Usually with official app stores like iTunes or Google Play, trying to sneak malware in can be difficult either due to systems put in place that can automatically detect malware, or because the review process is manual in which malware will be detected by...

China’s Sperm Banks Use The iPhone 6s To Encourage Donations

09/17/2015, Apple’s new iPhones aren’t cheap, which is why it wasn’t too long ago that we heard reports of how two men in China tried to sell their kidneys in exchange for money that would allow them to buy Apple’s new iPhones. Now if you’d rather not sell...

Sony Blames China’s Censorship For Lukewarm PS4 Sales

09/17/2015, It was only recently that China had lifted the ban on the sales of consoles in the country. This immediately saw the likes of Microsoft and Sony rushing to get their consoles into the country on an official basis, but according to early reports, it seems...

Twitch Could Face Competition From China’s Own Panda TV

09/08/2015, In China due to strict censorship laws and government policies, it has been hard for internet services and products from the West to crack the Chinese market. For example services like YouTube, Google, Facebook, and Twitter have been banned/blocked in...

Google Could Return To China With A Heavily-Censored App Store

09/04/2015, If you were to buy an Android smartphone from China, you will find that Google’s services won’t be loaded onto it. Instead there is a good chance you will be greeted with China’s own app stores from the likes of Baidu and whatnot. However if a...

Chinese Company LeTV Teases Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Phone

08/18/2015, Qualcomm has already confirmed the existence of their next-gen flagship SoC, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820. They also stated that the first devices to use the processor are only expected in early 2016, but it looks like Chinese company LeTV just can’t...

Knock Off Chinese Console Pirates 3 Consoles In One Fell Swoop

08/16/2015, Over in China, piracy is pretty huge and if you’ve ever been to the country, you know that getting a fake branded wallet or handbag or a watch is pretty easy. That being said, it seems that over in China, one company has decided to try and pirate three...

Xiaomi Brings On-Demand Roaming To Its Users In China

08/14/2015, When you travel overseas and you want to go online, you’ll either have to rely on local WiFi, purchase a SIM card in that country, or be forced to pay exorbitant data roaming charges as dictated by your carrier. However over in China, it seems that...

China Lifts Ban On Video Game Consoles

07/26/2015, In the year 2000 China imposed a blanket ban on video game consoles which meant that for companies like Microsoft and Sony a huge market was closed off, though last year the company relaxed the restrictions slightly to allow consoles like...