Posts Tagged: iPad

New iPad Meets a Chilly Reception in China, US Scalpers Returning iPads to Apple

The new iPad — what a stupid name — hasn’t been released yet in mainland China. But, like all iPads before it, it has foun...

  • March 23, 2012
  • at 10:30 am
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Report: Already 200,000 New iPads Smuggled Into Shenzhen, China

Chinese media are quoting grey importers – those who smuggle gadgets across borders, evading taxes and making a quick profit – a...

  • March 20, 2012
  • at 5:20 pm
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Apple Hong Kong Stymies Scalpers, Scalpers Respond in Stupidest Imaginable Way

With the launch of a “the new iPad” (I’m putting that in scare quotes because I think it’s a stupid name) in Hong Ko...

  • March 14, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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iPad Heading for E-Commerce Sales Ban in China as Yet More Sites Remove It

Yesterday we first broke the story in English of how Amazon China had quit selling the iPad as part of the Apple vs Proview litigation over ...

  • February 16, 2012
  • at 12:04 pm
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Apple Gets $150 For Every iPad Sold, Chinese Workers Get $8

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is getting it from all angles right now in China. Concerns about working conditions at Apple suppliers has led to the co...

  • February 14, 2012
  • at 12:00 pm
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Beijing School Begins Using iPads in the Classroom

Using tablets (especially iPads) in the classroom has been a dream for educators the world over for some time now, and increasingly, it is b...

  • February 7, 2012
  • at 4:40 pm
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The Makers of China’s Super-Expensive Communist ‘RedPad’ Tablet Respond!

Yesterday, we told you about the RedPad, an Android tablet aimed at China’s government officials and priced at an incredible 9,999 RMB...

  • January 18, 2012
  • at 12:03 pm
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Dispelling the Myth: US Doesn’t Lose Profit to China’s Apple Manufacturing

I came across this interesting piece over on Forbes today about who exactly benefits from the success of Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPad an...

  • December 27, 2011
  • at 9:15 pm
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Flipboard Coming to China, Teams Up With Sina and Renren [PICS]

Earlier this year you may recall that everyone’s favorite iPad reading app Flipboard was blocked in China. But apparently the GFW ain&...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 3:08 pm
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Flipboard Brings iPhone App to China, and Brings Chinese Content to the World

Back in December everyone’s favorite reader application, Flipboard for iPad, made its way into China by partnering with Chinese intern...

  • March 22, 2012
  • at 10:15 am
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China Unicom: Downloading iPhone or iPad Apps Exceeding 50MB on 3G is Fine With Us

China Unicom (NYSE:CHU; HKG:0762), the country’s first partner with Apple for the iPhone, has said that it has negotiated with the Cup...

  • March 15, 2012
  • at 7:30 pm
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Apple Launches New iPad; Not Much There for China

Attention, rock-dwellers: Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) launched a new iPad today. It supports 4G-LTE networks, features a 2048×1536 pixel retina...

  • March 8, 2012
  • at 3:30 am
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Amazon China and Suning Quit Selling iPads in Ongoing Trademark Battle

Two Chinese B2C e-commerce sites, Amazon China and (SHE:002024), have removed the iPad from sale in an apparent move to avoid imp...

  • February 15, 2012
  • at 12:40 pm
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One Chinese City Raids an Apple Reseller in Growing iPad Trademark Row

Government officials in the city of Shijiazhuang raided an unnamed Apple reseller (not an official brand store) over the weekend, seizing 45...

  • February 13, 2012
  • at 4:20 pm
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Dr. Pad Will Help Doctors Save Your Life

This post is a part of our coverage of Startups in Asia (Singapore), Penn Olson’s first tech conference. Our full coverage of the event c...

  • February 2, 2012
  • at 4:32 pm
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Reflecting on the Real Cost of Owning Apple

Update March 17th: ‘This American Life’ has issued a retraction of the episode which we shared with you (below) back in January,...

  • January 9, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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China iCrazy in 2011: A Look Back at 5 Bad Apples

It has been a year of ups and downs for Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) in China. On the financial side, Apple did quite well with China accounting for ...

  • December 19, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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Docomo offers many Android handsets, but still no iPhone

Amid Rumors of iPhone and iPad Agreement, Docomo Denies Discussions with Apple

Nikkei Business Online is reporting this morning that Docomo (NYSE:DCM) and Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) have reached an agreement on a 2012 release ...

  • December 1, 2011
  • at 11:19 am
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