Tag: China

Tim Cook Heads To Beijing, But Did He Bring His Banhammer?

At this point we know that iCloud was under attack in China, and that it’s been at least claimed that Chinese authorities worked with hackers...

China Wasn’t Punishing Apple For “Security Reasons” After All

Turns out China didn’t ban Apple gear after all. In a statement given to Reuters, China’s Central Government Procurement Centre, and the finance ministry, clarified...

WTF: Microsoft Offering Chinese Workers Nokia Smartphones To Resign

Here’s one from the “I can’t believe this shit is real” department. Microsoft, in response to unrest over its plans to layoff 4,700 workers (and...

Locationgate: China Is Taking Action Againt Apple For Something That Happened Back In 2011

Work for the Chinese government? There’s no way you’re walking out of the office with an iPad or MacBook unless you purchased it with your...

iPad Air & iPad Mini With LTE Now Available In China

The Chinese market now has access to TD-LTE capable iPads. Apple, in a press release, announced that the company has released TD-LTE capable devices in...

Apple Sues Chinese Patent Office And Tech Company Over Siri Rights

Apple has recently filed Siri-related lawsuits against two different groups in China, one of which is a government organization. The first group Apple’s suing is...

Tim Cook Praises Apple’s China Mobile Partnership In Rare TV Interview

It’s not often that we see Apple’s top executives speaking on TV. This is why it’s worth sharing Tim Cook’s glowing new comments for China...

Apple Launches An Official Chinese Store On Shopping Site ‘Tmall’

Apple has begun offering another official way for Chinese customers to buy its products over the Internet. In addition to its existing Apple Online Store...

Apple To Celebrate Lunar New Year With Shopping Event

The Asian markets get all the Apple fun these days. Apple first celebrated the new year in Japan with Lucky Bags, and now in China...

iPhone 5S, 5C Push Apple To Third Place In The Chinese Smartphone Market

The launch of the iPhone 5S and 5C have pushed Apple from sixth place to third place in smartphone market share in China. Apple's ahead of homegrown Chinese manufacturers like ZTE, Huawei, and Coolpad. This could continue to get worse in a hurry too for the homegrown companies in China.

Apple Screen Supplier Gets Accused Of Workers’ Rights Violations

Another one of Apple’s Chinese suppliers has been accused of workers’ rights violations following a report by The Students & Scholars Against Corporate Misbehaviour (SACOM)....

South Korean Scammers Make $150,000 By Selling Clay iPhones

If you’d be willing to trade away your iPhone’s features and functionality for a little more malleability, perhaps the clay iPhone is for you. Three...

Gold iPhone 5S Sold Out In China, Customers Turn To Buying Gold Stickers

What do you do if you want a gold iPhone 5S but they’re all sold? Of course you don’t accept another color, instead, you buy...

iPhone 5S Pre-Orders Start September 17th In China, Not Until 20th In U.S.

If you were hoping to take some of the stress off by buying your iPhone 5S early instead of later, hopefully you live in China....

Apple Chip Supplier Accused Of Major Labor Violations By Chinese Labor Group

Apple is no stranger to being caught up in labor issues, with working conditions in Apple factories always being at the center of media attention....

Canada, UK, Australia To Also Get Apple’s Charger Trade-in Program

Following the news of a couple bad incidents involving 3rd party chargers, Apple announced earlier this month that it would be launching a “USB Power...

Amazon’s Kindle Line Finally Released In China

While the Kindle has grown to be an incredibly popular product within North America and Europe with the past several years, some markets, like China,...

Apple’s Popularity Rising In China, Now 5th In Country’s Smartphone Market

China is a highly valuable country for any company, especially when it comes to the smartphone market. China’s smartphone market has recently grown to three...