Posts Tagged ‘China’
Most Recent
 
post image

OnePlus signifies interest in officially launching in India

by: J. Angelo RacomaJuly 25, 2014

The smartphone market in India is becoming increasingly competitive, with major international brands and local ones alike vying for the interest among the populace, which is one of the bigger mobile device markets in the world. According to research by analysts at Mediacells, India is set to be the second largest smartphone market this year, overtaking the US, and just behind China. Meanwhile, Samsung already expects India to be the fifth largest mobile market in the world by 2020.

OnePlus caught the interest of mobile users with its hyped-up marketing for the OnePlus One, which is supposedly a flagship-killer, but without the flagship price. OnePlus launched to mixed [...]

28
 
post image

China deems the iPhone a national security threat

by: Erik EggersJuly 12, 2014

On Friday, China’s state run China Central Television (CCTV)  deemed Apple’s iPhone a national security threat. The threat is due to Apple’s “Frequent Location” feature that is a part of Location Services on the iPhone. According to the Wall Street Journal, the fear is based around the information contained within this feature that would, in essence, enable anyone who had this information to know of China’s secrets.

Apple has not commented on the report, but according to their support page, the feature can be customized or turned off in the device settings. Apple also claims that the information collected is only kept on the device and it will not be sent to [...]

46
 
post image

E-Ceros Vision review – 10.1 inch widescreen tablet

by: Gary SimsApril 28, 2014
E-Ceros entered the tablet market last year and the company has released a series of tablets, including a 9.7 inch iPad look-alike. That was last year. In the intervening months E-Ceros has been busily working on new products, one of which is the E-Ceros Vision, a 10.1 inch, widescreen device which redefines E-Ceros' design language.
2
 
post image

Chinese online store sells complete stock of Nokia X handsets in just 4 minutes

by: Gary SimsMarch 25, 2014
JD.com, one of China's largest online stores, has sold its complete stock of Nokia X handsets in just 4 minutes. In the run up to the device's official release it was reported that JD.com had pre-orders for over 1 million devices. The new phone went on sale at 10:00 AM on March 24 (Beijing time) and by 10:04 it was all over.
10
 
post image

Hugo Barra’s three big problems at Xiaomi

by: Bobby SitukangpolesMarch 21, 2014
It was a busy week for Xiaomi’s head of international expansion, Hugo Barra. Late on Monday, the former Googler posted a picture of himself with Foxconn’s boss and then some 20 hours later, he was in Hong Kong launching Xiaomi’s flagship and announcing a retail partnership with Hutchison’s telecom arm, Three. What are the significance of these two events? Read on to find out.
3
 
post image

Eric Schmidt thinks encryption can get Google into China

by: Shawn IngramJanuary 24, 2014
Google chairman Eric Schmidt is known for occasionally making somewhat ridiculous statements, and at the World Economic Forum at Davos he had a few interesting things to say about getting into China. Read on for more!
27
 
post image

HP could launch new Android phones before the end of 2013

by: Shawn IngramDecember 23, 2013
HP is reportedly working on some new smartphones for the end of this year, though they might not be the phones we’d hope for. Read on for more info!
24
 
post image

Qualcomm under investigation in China

by: Shawn IngramDecember 9, 2013
Qualcomm is one of about 30 tech companies that are currently under investigation by the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) of China for their business practices. But why? Read on for more info!
8
 
post image

Oppo teases R1 with great low-light camera for release in December

by: Shawn IngramDecember 3, 2013
Chinese phone maker Oppo is teasing the upcoming Oppo R1, a potentially mid-range phone with a camera that specializes in low-light photos, with a potential release sometime in late December. Read on for more.
13
 
post image

Ceros Motion : 7-inch quad core budget tablet review

by: Gary SimsNovember 1, 2013
Ceros has released a new 7-inch tablet called the Ceros Motion. It has a quad-core processor, 1GB of RAM, 8GB of storage and extra features like GPS. I spent a few days with the device and this is what I discovered.
9
1 12 13 14 15 16 37
Features
 
moto-mods-incipio-offgrid-power-pack-aa-6-of-10-AA
 
modobag77565-7565_iuxto5
 
android apps weekly
 
smartphone-570513_960_720
 
The Nexus 6P is currently the only phone with Daydream Dev Kit support, but even it might not make the cut.
 
Pokemon Go Pokemon Team
 
Qualcomm-1
 
Google-Logo-Angle1
 
ZTE Axon 7 vs Samsung Galaxy S7 122
 
Apple Music vs Spotify vs Google Play Music
 
samsung galaxy note 5 vs iphone 6 plus aa (12 of 13)
 
ZTE ZMAX Pro hands on 25
 
Project Tango Lenovo logo2
 
android n preview logo
 
Android N logo AA
SUNDAY GIVEAWAY
 
oneplus 3 soft gold 2
OnePlus 3 International Giveaway!
Poll of the week
VR Source
 
Oculus Rift International Giveaway!
 
 
 
 
Recent Reviews
 
ZTE Axon 7 Final-8
8.9
ZTE Axon 7 review
 
Segway miniPRO by Ninebot Review 7
7.0
Segway miniPRO by Ninebot Review
 
Lenovo-K4-Note-review-11
8.1
Lenovo K4 Note review
 
Alcatel Idol 4s Review 11
8.5
Alcatel Idol 4s review
Buyer’s Guide
 
Best Android phones (July 2016): our picks, plus a giveaway