Posts Tagged: Apple


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iPhone 4S Coming Soon to China? And Why Vendors Aren’t Excited

A couple weeks ago we told you how MIIT, the government body that issues Apple devices the permit allowing them to access the internet mobil...

  • November 21, 2011
  • at 11:45 am
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Apple Launches Local Currency Payments For its China iTunes App Store

Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) iTunes App Store has rolled out a major upgrade this morning in China, and now, for the first time, it actually ...

  • November 18, 2011
  • at 11:21 am
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Apple Sits Down With Chinese Environmental Protection Groups

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) products may be huge in China, but they’re also made in China, and that process produces an awful lot of pollution...

  • November 16, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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China Unicom Brings a Cheaper 8GB iPhone 4, For “Free” At a Huge Cost

This might well be a stunt to capture non-romantically involved smartphone fans (since November 11 is also “Singles Day” here in...

  • November 9, 2011
  • at 3:30 pm
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iPhone 4S Pre-Orders Available in Hong Kong, Earlier China Release on the Way?

Today, Apple begins taking preorders for the iPhone 4S in Hong Kong. The phone — which will be released in Hong Kong on the 11th ̵...

  • November 4, 2011
  • at 12:21 pm
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Steve Jobs Biography: China Pirates it, Japan Defaces it

Well, that didn’t take long. The official Steve Jobs biography has only been out a few days, and Chinese pirates are already selling s...

  • October 26, 2011
  • at 9:30 pm
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iTools is an Alternative Universe iTunes App Where Jailbreaking is Encouraged

Owners of iPhones, iPads, and iPod Touches have a fairly new desktop app for Windows called iTools, which can be used instead of Apple’...

  • October 24, 2011
  • at 10:30 pm
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16% of Apple’s Sales From China, Says CEO Cook

In Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) first post-Jobs earnings call, CEO Tim Cook revealed some interesting figures regarding the company’s p...

  • October 19, 2011
  • at 11:08 am
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For Over 2,000 US Dollars, an iPhone 4S in Beijing Can Be Yours

Like bottles of Prohibition era moonshine, arriving in docks under cover of darkness, China’s first iPhone 4S handsets are arriving in...

  • October 17, 2011
  • at 9:40 am
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Mobile App Kongfu English Costs A Whopping $899.99!

Scrolling aimlessly on Sina Weibo on a lazy Friday afternoon [Ed: Get back to work!], I came across this super awesome iPhone app — Kongfu...

  • November 18, 2011
  • at 2:30 pm
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Docomo CEO Still Hopes for iPhone, But With Reservations

Back in October when I dropped in on Docomo’s Winter phone lineup event, one of the most interesting statements made by its CEO Ryuji ...

  • November 16, 2011
  • at 10:25 pm
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iRush? 8 GB iPhone 4 Out of Stock Just After China Arrival

While Hong Kong got their Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone 4S on Singles Day (November 11, 2011), the rest of China as in the mainland was “...

  • November 14, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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China May Have to Wait a Long Time for the iPhone 4S

You remember the iPhone 4S, right? That phone that Apple launched a month ago in the US? The one that’s preorders sold out in ten minu...

  • November 8, 2011
  • at 12:15 pm
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Apple’s Smartphone Brand in China Now Ahead of Nokia

Nokia may be having a rough go of it worldwide, but its brand has always been especially strong in China, where many consider its phones to ...

  • October 27, 2011
  • at 7:00 pm
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China Mobile Has 10 Million iPhone Users, Without Any Apple Agreement

A report from Reuters is citing China Mobile chairman Wang Jianzhou as claiming that the network has over 10 million iPhone users. This desp...

  • October 26, 2011
  • at 4:00 pm
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Thailand Floods Cripple Hard Drive Supply Chain, Create Shortages

In the market for a new hard drive? Better buy it sooner rather than later, as a global shortage will probably jack up prices on the devices...

  • October 21, 2011
  • at 4:45 pm
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Apple Supplier Closes Factory After Claims of Pollution, Weird Smells

Catcher Technology, an Apple supplier in Suzhou, announced Sunday that it had already shut down parts of its Suzhou factory operations after...

  • October 18, 2011
  • at 4:33 pm
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How China Rocks iOS: Usage, Upgrading, and Updating [INFOGRAPHIC]

A brand-new report by analytics company Umeng reveals a whole bunch of interesting facts and stats about iPhone and iPad usage and adoption ...

  • October 14, 2011
  • at 12:45 pm
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