Posts Categorized: Gadgets


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Docomo Unveils Pair of 7-Inch Tablets for Japan, One With Haptic Screen Feedback

Japanese mobile carrier NTT Docomo (NYSE:DCM) held a small press event today to show off a few new mobile devices. Perhaps the most notable ...

  • August 28, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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With Brisk Business at Home, China’s Lenovo Reports $8 Billion in Quarterly Sales

Last month we cited figures from IDC which indicated that Chinese PC maker Lenovo (HKG:0992) is poised to we pass Hewlett Packard as the glo...

  • August 16, 2012
  • at 6:30 pm
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Xiaomi’s Next-Gen Phone Specs Leak, Will Have Better Retina Display Than iPhone 4S

With hours to go to the much-anticipated launch of China’s hottest homegrown smartphone, likely to be called the Xiaomi M2, the crafty...

  • August 16, 2012
  • at 11:10 am
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Elecom to Release World’s First NFC Smartphone Keyboard in Japan

Japanese company Elecom recently announced it would be launching this smartphone keyboard which makes use of NFC technology to connect to yo...

  • August 9, 2012
  • at 11:00 am
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Chinese PC Maker Lenovo Wants More of the US Market

According to a Bloomberg report today, Chinese PC maker Lenovo (HKG:0992) is going after Dell’s share of government and education sale...

  • August 6, 2012
  • at 11:00 pm
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World’s Second Jelly Bean Tablet Launched in India, and It’s Cheap!

Indian company Karbonn Mobiles released the world’s second Android “Jelly Bean”-equipped tablet a couple of days ago, the Smar...

  • August 3, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
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US’s CECC Holds Hearing on Chinese Workers’ Rights, Apple and VTech Criticized

The United States’s Congressional-Executive Commission on China (CECC) — chaired by congressman Chris Smith and senator Sherrod ...

  • August 1, 2012
  • at 4:50 am
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China’s Dangdang Launches E-Reader, Sells It for Under $100

A long time after its rumored April launch, Chinese e-commerce site Dangdang (NYSE:DANG) has just unveiled its own e-reader. Called the Douc...

  • July 26, 2012
  • at 3:25 pm
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Apple’s New iPad Sees Calm China Launch, But Weibo’s Talking About Windows 8

The new iPad may not be new to you, but here in China the official version (of course, there have been gray-market imports available for mon...

  • July 20, 2012
  • at 11:46 am
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Chinese Gaming Giant The9 Making Mobile Moves, Thinking More Global

Having already established itself as a powerhouse in the PC online gaming space, Chinese gaming company The9 (NASDAQ:NCTY) is now looking to...

  • August 17, 2012
  • at 9:51 pm
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Xiaomi Mi2 Launches in Apple Style, Goes Quad-Core with Android 4.1 [PICS]

So after a long journey to the Beijing 798 Art Zone, I’m finally here, sweaty with tired thighs from all the walking and finding. But ...

  • August 16, 2012
  • at 5:17 pm
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China’s Biggest Search Engine Sees Android Dominate, But iPhone Top for Pageviews

China’s top search engine, Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU), has released its newest mobile trends report, giving us some neat insights into the in...

  • August 14, 2012
  • at 6:00 pm
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Apple’s iPad Holds Nearly Three Quarters of China’s Tablet Market [Report]

According to new figures from Chinese research firm Analysys International, Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPad is doing very, very well in Chi...

  • August 8, 2012
  • at 9:20 am
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Here’s What We Know of the Next-Gen Xiaomi Phone [Photos]

It’s proving tough to keep China’s most-anticipated homegrown smartphone under wraps. The next-gen version of Xiaomi’s hit...

  • August 6, 2012
  • at 9:30 pm
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Xiaomi Teases Its Next-Gen Phone, Thought to Be Revealed Later Today [UPDATED]

After the success of the first China-made Xiaomi phone, the follow-up is very eagerly awaited. It’d be no exaggeration to say that the...

  • August 2, 2012
  • at 1:21 pm
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Rakuten Speaks Out About A Difficult Week For Kobo

Rakuten’s (JSD:4755) Kobo e-reader launched in Japan back on July 19th, and even though pre-orders went very well, the initial week or...

  • July 27, 2012
  • at 2:25 pm
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China’s LeTV Channels Apple to Make an Internet TV Box

Chinese video-streaming site LeTV has launched its own internet TV box that’ll stream LeTV’s licensed content – a mix of m...

  • July 25, 2012
  • at 12:45 pm
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Sony’s New F800 Walkman Powered by Android 4.0

Music lovers will be pleased to hear that Sony (NYSE:SNE) today announced a new lineup of Android 4.0-powered Walkman music players, led by ...

  • July 18, 2012
  • at 9:40 pm
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