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Rumor: Sina to Release New SNS Product

TechWeb, 10/8/11

Chinese internet company Sina (Nasdaq: SINA) revealed its new social networking product, "Kandian," today.   Read More...

China Unicom Considers Lowering iPhone 4 Price

Sina Tech, 10/09/11

Yu Yingtao, GM of China Unicom's (NYSE: CHU; 0762.HK; 600050.SH) marketing division, announced recently on his Sina microblog account that the company is now considering lowering the price of iPhone 4 handsets.   Read More...

Gome E-Commerce Subsidiaries to Join Taobao Mall

21st Century Business Herald, 10/08/11

Han Depeng, general manager of Chinese home appliance and consumer electronics retailer Gome's (0493.HK) online mall, Gome.com.cn, revealed plans last month to have the Gome subsidiary join Hangzhou-based C2C & B2C e-commerce site Taobao's Taobao Mall e-commerce platform.   Read More...

Baidu Union Product Director to Join 58.com

Sina Tech, 10/09/11

Zhang Chuan, product director of Chinese internet firm Baidu (Nasdaq: BIDU)'s Baidu Union content network, recently announced his resignation, adding that he will soon join online classifieds site 58.com as VP of E-commerce.   Read More...

Lenovo Starts Pre-Order Period for ThinkPad Tablet

Caijing, 10/9/11

On October 8, Chinese laptop, PC, and handset manufacturer Lenovo (0992.HK) began an eight-day pre-order period for its upcoming ThinkPad tablet.   Read More...

Beijing Network Convergence Platform Finished

Ccia.org.cn, 10/08/11

Work has completed on the network convergence platform, funded by China Mobile (NYSE: CHL; 0941.HK), China Unicom (NYSE: CHU; 0762.HK; 600050.SH), China Telecom (NYSE: CHA; 0728.HK), and Beijing-based cable and broadband operator Gehua CATV Network (600037.SH), being developed for trials in the Shijingshan district of Beijing.   Read More...

 

Telecom

Huawei Symantec Selects Stone Group as UK Distributor

Huawei Symantec PR, 10/09/11

UK-based public-sector technology solutions provider Stone Group has signed an exclusive agreement with network security and storage appliance solutions provider Huawei Symantec, a joint venture between Chinese telecom equipment manufacturer Huawei and security anti-virus software maker Symantec, to distribute Huawei Symantec storage products and security solutions to the UK education market.   Read More...

 

Wireless

Rumor: Alipay to Launch 2D-Barcode Payment Solution

Sina Tech, 10/09/11

An industry source revealed recently that Chinese third-party payment processor Alipay plans to launch a 2D barcode (QR code) payment solution.   Read More...

Baidu Music Platform Launches Android Client

CCTIME, 10/09/11

Chinese internet company Baidu (Nasdaq: BIDU) recently released a beta Android mobile client for its online music platform Baidu Ting (ting.baidu.com) allowing users to search and download more than a million licensed English and Chinese-language songs.   Read More...

Xiaomi to Establish Mobile Literature Team

Tencent Tech, 10/08/11

Yang Xiaoming, vice secretary of the China Mobile Internet Industry Alliance, said recently that Beijing-based Android handset developer Xiaomi has plans to build a resource operations team tasked with integrating Xiaomi's mobile literature service into its MIUI mobile operating system product.   Read More...

China Telecom Surveillance Service Applied in 189 Cities

E-gov.org.cn, 10/08/11

A spokesperson for China Telecom (NYSE: CHA; 0728.HK) said recently that the operator had used its MegaEyes remote video surveillance systems in 189 "safe city" projects to date.   Read More...

China Telecom Offers QQ Phone Numbers

CCTIME, 10/08/11

China Telecom (NYSE: CHA; 0728.HK) has launched a webpage allowing subscribers to its E-Surfing service (those with numbers beginning 180-, 189-, 133-, and 153-) to use their mobile numbers as QQ numbers for Shenzhen-based internet company Tencent's (0700.HK) popular QQ instant messaging service.   Read More...

 

Internet

Rumor: Du Rui to Acquire International Trade E-Commerce Firm

CCID, 10/9/11

An industry source revealed recently that Tradetang.com.cn, the B2B e-commerce site operated by Beijing-based Du Rui Internet Technology, will soon close a deal to acquire an unnamed e-commerce company focused on international trade.   Read More...

Rumor: Lashou Achieves Profitability

CCID, 10/9/11

An internet industry source close to Chinese group buying site Lashou claimed recently that the site had begun being profitable.   Read More...

Ex-Netease Tech Deputy Editor-in-Chief Joins Matrix Partners

BiaNews, 10/08/11

Niu Lixiong, former Deputy Editor-in-Chief at Netease Tech, today confirmed that he has joined venture capital firm Matrix Partners as a senior investment analyst.   Read More...

CDC Games Unaffected by Parent's Bankruptcy Filing

DoNews, 10/09/11

Online game developer and operator CDC Games today announced that the recent bankruptcy filing of its parent company, global enterprise software and new media firm CDC Corporation's (Nasdaq: CHIND), will not have a direct influence on CDC Games' operations or services.   Read More...

The9 to Begin Initial CB of MMO

17173.com, 10/9/11

Shanghai-based online game developer and operator The9 (Nasdaq: NCTY) has announced that it will begin initial closed beta testing of its licensed 3D MMORPG Rosh in November.   Read More...

China CGame Chairman Resigns

17173.com, 10/9/11

According to a US Securities and Exchange filing released on September 30, Tang Jun, Chairman of the Board of Directors of China CGame (Nasdaq: CCGM) - parent company of Shanghai-based online game developer and operator ConnGame - resigned from the board with immediate effect due to the fact that he is no longer a shareholder of the company.   Read More...

Jingang You to Begin Initial CB of MMO

17173.com, 10/9/11

Beijing-based online game developer and operator Jingang You Technology has announced that it will begin initial closed beta testing of its self-developed 3D fantasy MMORPG Shishen on November 10.   Read More...

 

Television

Topway, Coship Open Convergence Experience Store

Chinanews.com, 10/08/11

Chinese developer and manufacturer of satellite receivers and cable and terrestrial set-top boxes (STBs) Coship Electronics (002052.SZ) and cable TV operator Topway (002238.SZ) opened their first network convergence showcase store in Shenzhen on October 1.   Read More...

Jinan Radio and Television Establishes Online Station

Tencent Tech, 10/08/11

On September 30, Jinan Radio and Television held a press event announcing the integration of its radio and television content resources into a new online station.   Read More...

 

Hardware & Software

Lenovo, Compal Jointly Build Industry Base in Anhui

China News, 10/9/11

Construction has begun on the Lenovo Anhui industry base, established in the Hefei Economic and Technological Development Zone of Hefei, Anhui province by Chinese laptop, PC, and handset manufacturer Lenovo (0992.HK) and Taiwanese consumer electronics manufacturer Compal Electronics.   Read More...

Founder International to Acquire Easy Map

Sohu IT, 10/09/11

A representative from Suzhou-based integrated service provider and Founder Technology Group (600601.SH) subsidiary Founder International has confirmed that the company is to acquire Beijing-based geographic information system software and industrial application solutions provider Easy Map.   Read More...

 
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