India right behind China in buying mobiles: This Chinese brand sells the most in country

Out of the five best selling phone brands in India, four are Chinese viz Xiaomi, Vivo, Realme, and Oppo. India recently became the second-largest smartphone market in the world after dethroning the US from the same position. In 2019, smartphone shipments in India jumped 7% on-year and the total shipments reached 158 million, according to … Read more India right behind China in buying mobiles: This Chinese brand sells the most in country

EMUI 9 arrives to Chinese Huawei P20-series

Huawei just announced that it started seeding the latest version of its custom UI – EMUI 9 based on Android 9.0 Pie. But for now, it’s only available in China so the international Huawei P20 and P20 Pro owners will have to wait a bit longer. Probably not that much, though. The update brings brand … Read more EMUI 9 arrives to Chinese Huawei P20-series

Xiaomi, OnePlus, Lenovo, Vivo, Oppo, and Other Chinese OEMs Partner to Launch ‘Fast Apps’ to Rival WeChat’s Mini Programs

China’s biggest smartphone makers are collaborating to promote download-free “fast apps”, in a move backed by the government and likely to threaten Tencent Holdings’ grip on mobile traffic with its wildly popular WeChat app. The messenger-to-payment app WeChat, which has more than 1 billion users, last year launched “mini-programs” within the app that look and operate much like … Read more Xiaomi, OnePlus, Lenovo, Vivo, Oppo, and Other Chinese OEMs Partner to Launch ‘Fast Apps’ to Rival WeChat’s Mini Programs

Apple in Talks for First Order From Chinese Chipmaker: Report

Apple is in talks to buy storage chips from Yangtze Memory Technologies, a move that would mark the iPhone maker’s first buy from a Chinese memory chipmaker, the Nikkei reported on Wednesday. Apple will use these chips in new iPhone models and other products for sale in the Chinese domestic market specifically, the Nikkei reported, citing two people familiar … Read more Apple in Talks for First Order From Chinese Chipmaker: Report

iPhone Slowdowns : Chinese Consumer Group Latest to Question Apple

HIGHLIGHTS Shanghai Consumer Council is the latest to question Apple Apple reportedly facing over 30 class actions lawsuits over the issue in Apple had apologised for slowing down iPhone models with ageing batteries Despite apologising for slowing down iPhone models with ageing batteries and offering a new battery replacement programme, Apple continues to face questions regarding the … Read more iPhone Slowdowns : Chinese Consumer Group Latest to Question Apple

Nokia 6 (2018) Launch Date Teased by Chinese Retailer, TENAA Listing Details Key Specifications

Weeks after its sneak peek via China’s TENAA, it is now being reported that HMD Global will launch the Nokia 6 (2018) by as early as this week. A teaser released by Chinese retailer Suning suggests that the successor to the Nokia 6 would debut in the country three days from now – that is, Friday, January 5. Meanwhile, the previously reported TENAA … Read more Nokia 6 (2018) Launch Date Teased by Chinese Retailer, TENAA Listing Details Key Specifications

Apple Secretly Working on Car Batteries With Chinese Firm: Report

Apple is secretly working with a Chinese battery manufacturer on automotive battery research and development, indicating its continued pursuit of its electric car project. The Cupertino-based tech giant is working with Contemporary Amperex Technology Ltd. (CATL) in China’s Fujian province based on a confidentiality agreement, Shanghai-based Yicai Global reported on Thursday. “The parties are working together … Read more Apple Secretly Working on Car Batteries With Chinese Firm: Report

Chinese Apple Staff Suspected of Selling Private Data

Chinese authorities say they have uncovered a massive underground operation run by Apple employees selling computer and phone users’ personal data. Twenty-two people have been detained on suspicion of infringing individuals’ privacy and illegally obtaining their digital personal information, according to a statement Wednesday from local police in southern Zhejiang province. Of the 22 suspects, … Read more Chinese Apple Staff Suspected of Selling Private Data

Ancient Silk Road revival plans could be the new risk to Chinese banks

China’s expansive overseas infrastructure lending through the One Belt One Road (OBOR) initiative could create new asset-quality risks for its banking system, Fitch Ratings warned. Launched in 2013, the Xi Jinping-backed initiative aims to revive the ancient Silk Road and strengthen Chinese ties with more than 60 countries across Asia, Europe and East Africa through … Read more Ancient Silk Road revival plans could be the new risk to Chinese banks

Apple’s iBooks store and iTunes films close down with the aid of chinese language government

A chinese regulator is said to have ordered Apple to shut down its iBooks keep and iTunes films only six months after the offerings were released within the country. The movement towards Apple in a rustic, which it costs as its 2d largest market with the aid of revenueafter the U.S., came from the kingdom … Read more Apple’s iBooks store and iTunes films close down with the aid of chinese language government