Posts Tagged: iPad

Apple brings 4G-enabled iPad Air and iPad Mini to China

Apple brings 4G-enabled iPad Air and iPad Mini to China

China’s shoppers got the newest iPhone and iPad models on their global launch day – for the first time ever – on November ...

  • April 1, 2014
  • at 2:00 pm
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substantial games ember conflict pugs

Indie developer sets out to prove that hardcore games can make it on mobile

Mobile games rarely appeal to those of us who grew up wasting hours upon hours of our early lives on console and PC games. A traditional har...

  • February 28, 2014
  • at 9:50 am
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Apple iPad vs Samsung tablets in China, 2013

Despite rising sales, Apple’s iPad sees China market share shrink to 28%

New statistics from a Hong Kong-based analyst with researcher IDC, provided to Bloomberg, reveal that Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is losing its grip...

  • August 21, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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Apple China sales 2013

Apple: “Best Quarter Ever” in China with $8.8 Billion Revenue

“We had our best quarter ever in China,” said Apple CEO Tim Cook earlier today. In its post-earnings conference call for Q2 of fiscal 20...

  • April 24, 2013
  • at 11:40 am
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21 Nanjing Schools Try Replacing Heavy Textbooks with iPads

Chinese students have a tough life. There’s pressure on them from everywhere to work extremely hard, they have to pass grueling exams ...

  • September 19, 2012
  • at 2:30 am
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China’s ‘Kidney for iPad’ Trial Opens, 5 Facing Prison Terms

Remember that dismal story of the young Chinese man who sold his kidney to buy an iPad last year? Justice is now close to being served, with...

  • August 10, 2012
  • at 12:38 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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The Verdict is In: Apple Pays Proview $60 Million to Settle iPad Trademark Dispute

Apple has been in court for quite some time now with Proview, the holders of the iPad trademark in China. Earlier this morning, a Guangzhou ...

  • July 2, 2012
  • at 11:44 am
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Here’s Apple’s Siri Speaking Chinese [Screenshots & Video]

Apple’s voice assistant Siri now speaks Chinese, which is quite a feat. It’s one of many new China-oriented features that Apple ...

  • June 13, 2012
  • at 1:37 pm
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the reading train ss 2

An education app’s dilemma: most are crap, and freemium doesn’t work

Andrew Friday is passionate about teaching kids to read using technology, but he knows full well the odds are stacked against him. He co-fou...

  • February 28, 2014
  • at 5:30 pm
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Apple’s new iPad Air coming to China, Hong Kong, Japan, and Singapore on November 1

Apple announced a bunch of new and exciting things at its press event today, including the launch of the latest version of OS X, but the bel...

  • October 23, 2013
  • at 2:58 am
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Apple to open new store in Chongqing on July 26 ahead of new retail push in China

Apple’s Revenues in China Drop 43% in Q2; Here’s Why

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) CEO Tim Cook spoke about the firm’s Q2 earnings while Asia slept. One interesting tidbit is that Apple’s Chi...

  • July 24, 2013
  • at 5:05 pm
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Apple: iPad and iPad Mini to Hit China December 7th, iPhone 5 on the 14th

Two of Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) newest gadgets have emerged from the Kafkaesque trial of China’s tech regulators to hit stores in e...

  • November 30, 2012
  • at 10:36 pm
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One Tap Hero: A Chinese Dev Studio’s Exciting Experiment in One Tap Gameplay

Here’s a surprisingly fun iOS game from the folks at Chinese game development studio Coconut Island. It’s called One Tap Hero. I...

  • September 7, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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Fotopedia China Launches, Promotes Travel Service eLong in App

Last week you may have read news about Fotopedia’s new iOS photo application showcasing thousands of wonderful images of China, as wel...

  • July 23, 2012
  • at 10:23 am
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defend the diaoyu islands

Apple Pulls Controversial Chinese Island Defense Game from App Store

We were mildly amused last week to that a Chinese developer had created an iPad game entitled ‘Defend the Diaoyu Islands ,’ a ti...

  • July 12, 2012
  • at 10:08 am
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Is China Excited for Microsoft’s Surface Tablets?

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’re probably aware that Microsoft recently announced two tablets it’s calling S...

  • June 20, 2012
  • at 10:11 am
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Flockworks for iPad: Yo Dawg, I Herd You Lost Your Sheep

Flockwork is the latest game from Shanghai-based ReignDesign, designed for play on the iPad. The dynamics of the game are a little tricky to...

  • April 30, 2012
  • at 7:00 pm
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