Posts Tagged: Aliyun OS

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Alibaba and maker of failed Nintendo NES clone team up to create China’s next game console

The G20 will run on Aliyun OS, Alibaba's Linux-based smartphone OS. Along with the console, several peripherals like yoga blankets, an exerc...

  • April 8, 2014
  • at 9:00 am
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China’s Oppo launches N1 smartphone with CyanogenMod OS for overseas markets

Tencent just invested in Android alternative CyanogenMod. Here’s why it matters

Yesterday news made the rounds that Cyanogen Inc, the relatively niche Android ROM maker, received a $23 million series B investment led by ...

  • December 20, 2013
  • at 10:13 pm
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Google Didn’t Kill off Alibaba’s Smartphone OS, New Phone Hardware Due Soon

China’s Alibaba, the nation’s biggest e-commerce business, might have suffered the indignity and hassle of having its flagship phone lau...

  • January 4, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Alibaba: Investing $150+ Million a Year in Mobile OS to Beat Android, iOS

China’s biggest e-commerce company, Alibaba, launched its Aliyun mobile OS back in July of last year, bringing an entirely new mobile ...

  • September 11, 2012
  • at 3:06 pm
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Spec by Spec: China’s 5 Hottest Homegrown Smartphones

China’s web companies want to go mobile. And to that end, many are creating their own phones that carry their own mobile platforms, se...

  • June 29, 2012
  • at 7:30 pm
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AliYun Tablet Coming Soon, English Support Even Sooner

At a media event at Alibaba’s huge new campus in eastern China, Dr Wang Jian, the “chief architect” of the company’s...

  • September 10, 2011
  • at 2:30 pm
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Alibaba Confirms Aliyun, Its Cloud-Powered Mobile and Tablet OS

This afternoon, China’s e-commerce giant Alibaba has confirmed the existence of its own mobile operating system, the “Aliyun OS....

  • July 28, 2011
  • at 4:00 pm
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Tencent versus Alibaba: a complete guide to an increasingly fierce rivalry (INFOGRAPHIC)

Tencent (HKG:0700) is the world’s fourth largest web company, and Alibaba is on the verge of history’s largest tech IPO. Both o...

  • March 19, 2014
  • at 9:00 am
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Alibaba Working on a Set-Top Box to Bring E-Commerce to Your TV?

Alibaba Working on a Set-Top Box to Bring E-Commerce to Your TV?

Last year it was cheap smartphones; this year the China trend — again, inspired by Xiaomi — appears to be set-top boxes. LeTV an...

  • May 16, 2013
  • at 8:45 am
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China’s Alibaba Spins Off Aliyun Mobile OS Business, Supports it With $200M Investment

In a surprise move, Chinese e-commerce behemoth Alibaba is spinning off its Aliyun mobile OS division and giving it $200 million worth of in...

  • September 20, 2012
  • at 9:30 pm
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6 Reasons Samsung, HTC, and Motorola Should Fear the New Wave of Chinese Smartphones

This year and last has seen a wave of smartphones and mobiles OSes being launched by Chinese web companies such as Alibaba (Aliyun), Qihoo, ...

  • July 4, 2012
  • at 7:30 pm
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Alibaba Creates 1 Billion RMB “Cloud Fund” For Cloud Apps, Start-Ups

The Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba is today starting a 1 billion RMB (US$156.9 million) “cloud fund” that will invest in cloud...

  • October 24, 2011
  • at 3:30 pm
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All About Aliyun OS, China’s New Mobile Platform [Interview]

About two weeks ago, a man walked onto a stage and unveiled a game-changing mobile OS. But since he was wearing a peach-colour shirt and not...

  • August 12, 2011
  • at 5:00 pm
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