In new numbers for Q2 2014 from Canalys, Xiaomi has leap-frogged Samsung to become China biggest smartphone brand in terms of shipments.
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China is often called a land of contradictions, and its tech industry is no different. Yes, the middle kingdom is the source of some hackers and copycats, but it’s also the source of some startling innovation, one of the world’s most unique and vibrant internet cultures, and some of the most passionate techies and gamers in the universe. China’s internet may be censored but that hasn’t stopped web, gaming, and mobile startups from springing up all over the country. Here at Tech in Asia we’ve got it all: the good, the bad, and the ugly. The hottest startups, the craziest copycats, and the darkest tales of censorship in Asia.
Consumers in China will account for about 20 percent of global luxury sales in 2015 - that's worth US$29.1 billion.
Haha isn’t China’s first carpooling app, but it looks to be the most promising so far.
Chinese ecommerce titan Alibaba is making yet another investment in an American company by pouring $120 million into Kabam, a developer of o...
China’s popular WeChat messenger tests Facebook-esque “Like” button, and it looks strangely familiar
China's popular WeChat messenger introduced a "Like" button for articles that users read.
Huawei shipped over 34 million smartphones so far this year thanks to big screens and emerging markets
Chinese gadget maker and telecoms giant Huawei shipped 34.27 million smartphones in the first six months of the year, the company revealed t...
Baidu CEO Robin Li hails the fact that the company’s mobile revenue now accounts for 30 percent of the web giant's total revenue.
There’s so much talk of China’s web giants – led by Baidu, Alibaba, and Tencent – that’s it’s easy to forget that there’s stil...
The latest model runs on Android 4.2, projects up to 180 inches diagonally at 1080p resolution, and offers 3D capabilities.
The hotly anticipated WeChat edition of Candy Crush Saga is now out on Android.
Unfortunately, there’s no English version of Taobao and Tmall, so if you can't read Chinese, then the sites can be a bit daunting, even wi...
“Very cheap, very cheap. Special price for you.” With those words of false promise, many a tourist to China has been ripped off.
New Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus, which just released its first flagship phone in May, will move its software engineering team from Chin...
China now has close to half a billion 3G subscribers, according to the newest data from the country’s three telcos.
JD’s new crowdfunding site launched earlier this month, and two of its projects made our top five list of favorites.
As internet banking takes off in China, this financial product search engine secures $60M investment
It’s tough to sift through and distinguish what are the best deals and which companies can be trusted to handle their money. That’s wher...