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China says U.S. hacking accusations lack technical proof

February 20, 2013 3:49 pm | News | Comments

Accusations by a U.S. computer security company that a secretive Chinese military unit is likely behind a series of hacking attacks are scientifically flawed and hence unreliable, China's Defense Ministry said on Wednesday.

White House targets trade secret theft with new strategy

February 20, 2013 3:39 pm | by Doug Palmer, Reuters | News | Comments

The White House will tackle the theft of U.S. trade secrets on Wednesday with a new strategy to protect American companies from losing hundreds of billions of dollars in an area of growing concern in relations with China.

Panasonic ups operation rate at Chinese air cleaner plant

February 8, 2013 9:39 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Panasonic Corp. said Friday it has raised the operation rate of its air cleaner manufacturing plant in China's Guangdong Province by 50 percent in January from a year earlier after product sales more than doubled amid serious air pollution in the country.


NY Times says Chinese hacked paper's computers

January 31, 2013 11:38 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

The New York Times says Chinese hackers repeatedly penetrated its computer networks over the past four months, stealing reporters' passwords and hunting for files on an investigation into the wealth amassed by the family of one of China's leaders.

Shinetech Software brings Intershop e-Commerce to China

January 30, 2013 10:11 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Intershop today announced its partnership with Shinetech Software, Inc., a leading agile application development outsourcing provider, to bring China's retail market the leading e-commerce multi-channel platform.

Residents near Chinese e-waste site face greater cancer risk

January 23, 2013 11:45 am | by EurekAlert! | News | Comments

Residents living near an e-waste recycling site in China face elevated risks of lung cancer, according to a recent study co-authored by Oregon State University researchers. Electronic trash, such as cell phones, computers and TVs, is often collected in dumps in developing countries and crudely incinerated to recover precious metals...

China's Huawei criticizes US security complaints

January 21, 2013 10:41 am | by JOE McDONALD, AP Business Writer | News | Comments

Chinese tech giant Huawei on Monday criticized U.S. claims the company might be a security risk as trade protectionism that harms consumers. The comments came as Huawei Technologies Ltd., a maker of network switching gear and smartphones, disclosed details of its 2012 performance in an effort to show transparency and allay security concerns.

Sharp in talks with Lenovo on LCD TV business tie-up

January 17, 2013 10:20 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Struggling electronics maker Sharp Corp. is in talks with Lenovo Group Ltd. of China to form an alliance in the liquid crystal display television business, sources close to the matter said Thursday.


Yifang Digital wins Best Innovative Application award at CES

January 16, 2013 10:01 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Yifang Digital Technology Co., Ltd. received the "Annual Best Innovative Application Award" for its latest stylus pen for Windows 8 use, the Touch 8, at the awards ceremony of the "2012-2013 Consumer Electronics Top 10 Brands from China."

China added 51 million Internet users in 2012

January 15, 2013 12:02 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

China's population of Internet users rose 10 percent last year to 564 million even as communist authorities tightened controls on content, according to data released Tuesday. Driven by a surge in mobile Web surfing, the country added 51 million new Internet users, a number bigger than the population of Spain, the China Internet Network Information Center reported.

China's top 10 consumer electronics winners

January 10, 2013 11:55 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

The "2012-2013 Consumer Electronics Top 10 Brands from China" award ceremony was held in Las Vegas on January 9, one day after the 46th Consumer Electronics Show (CES) held its grand opening. The award ceremony attracted the presence of more than 300 media outlets from home and abroad and drew attention from the industry around the world.

China censorship prompts rally and online protest

January 8, 2013 10:41 am | by GILLIAN WONG, Associated Press | News | Comments

Free-speech protesters in masks squared off against flag-waving communist loyalists in a southern Chinese city Tuesday as a dispute over censorship at a newspaper spilled into the broader population, with authorities shutting microblog accounts of supporters of the paper.

Apple sells 2M iPhone 5s in China in first 3 days

December 17, 2012 8:37 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Apple said Monday that it sold more than 2 million iPhone 5s in China in their first three days of availability, setting a record for that market. The iPhone 5, which launched in China on Friday, will be available in more than 100 countries by the end of December. The phone first went on sale on...


Huawei to open R&D center in Finland

December 11, 2012 11:14 am | by Andrew Berg, Wireless Week | News | Comments

Huawei Monday announced a move to set up shop on Nokia's home turf. The Chinese company says it will invest $90 million over a five-year period to establish a research and development (R&D) center in Helsinki, Finland.

Top 10 '2012 Global Competitiveness Brands' from China

December 10, 2012 11:20 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Award ceremony of the internationally renowned "2012 Global Competitiveness Brands -Top 10 from China" was held in the US on December 7, 2012. The judge panel agreed that in the global context of economic turbulence, the winners successfully carried out transformation by adapting to changes with the economy and the industrial environment...

Apple to move production to the U.S. from China

December 6, 2012 12:10 pm | by Bree Fowler and Peter Svensson, Associated Press | News | Comments

Apple CEO Tim Cook says the company will produce one of its existing lines of Mac computers in the United States next year. In an interview with Bloomberg Businessweek, he said that the company will spend $100 million in 2013 to move production of the line to the U.S. from China.

EPC publishes Chinese edition of GaN Transistor textbook

December 4, 2012 10:47 am | by EPC | News | Comments

Efficient Power Conversion Corporation announces the publication of a Simplified Chinese edition of its gallium nitride transistor textbook, “GaN Transistors for Efficient Power Conversion”. This textbook provides power system design engineers basic technical and application-focused information on how to design more efficient...

Apple to sell new iPads, iPhone 5 in China in Dec.

November 30, 2012 12:07 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Apple Inc. on Friday said its latest iPad models will go on sale in China on Dec. 7, followed by the iPhone 5 a week later. China is one of Apple's largest and fastest-growing markets. Analyst Brian White at Topeka Capital Markets said iPhone 5 is launching roughly when he expected it, but he hadn't expected the iPad mini...

Linde: chosen gas supplier by leading display manufacturers in China

November 28, 2012 10:26 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Capitalising on the growth of the display industry in China, the Linde Gases Division, part of The Linde Group, has become a major supplier of bulk and electronics specialty gases to China's flat panel display industry. Linde's Joint Ventures Linde LienHwa and Linde GISE have been awarded major bulk gas supply contracts...

China to launch new manned spaceship in 2013: Xinhua

November 12, 2012 9:03 am | by Reuters | News | Comments

China plans to launch its Shenzhou 10 spacecraft in early June 2013, one of the senior officials in charge of the manned space program said on Saturday, the official Xinhua news agency reported.The launch marks another step forward in Beijing's ambitions for a bigger presence

China launches WTO case against EU solar subsidies

November 5, 2012 10:37 am | News | Comments

China has filed a World Trade Organization case challenging subsidies provided by some European Union members to help promote the solar panel industry. The case adds to a flurry of trade disputes that Beijing is locked in with the European Union and the United States.

Microsoft expands Internet, data centers in China

November 1, 2012 8:39 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Microsoft Corp. is expanding its data-center service and Internet version of its Office software suite into China. The deal announced Thursday calls for Microsoft to work with Beijing-based 21Vianet Group Inc. to sell Office 365 and Windows Azure to companies in the world's most populous country....

China pollution protest

October 29, 2012 10:33 am | by GILLIAN WONG, Associated Press | News | Comments

A victory by protesters against the expansion of a chemical plant proves the new rule in China: The authoritarian government is scared of middle-class rebellion and will give in if the demonstrators' aims are limited and not openly political. It's far from a revolution. China's nascent middle class, the product of the past decade's economic boom...

China blocks New York Times website

October 26, 2012 9:55 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

China blocked access to The New York Times website Friday after the paper published a lengthy article claiming the family of Premier Wen Jiabao has amassed assets worth $2.7 billion through a web of investments. The report said most of Wen's family's wealth was accumulated after he rose to high office in 2002...

Son-Tinh Moving Into South China Sea

October 25, 2012 4:10 pm | by NASA | News | Comments

Tropical Storm Son-tinh soaked the Philippines and is now moving into the South China Sea. NASA's Aqua satellite captured a visible image of the storm as the bulk western half of the storm had already moved over water. On Oct. 25, 2012 at 0525 UTC (1:25 a.m. EDT) the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer...

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