Chinese government might buy SanDisk and Toshiba
Published in Memory

All your NAND flash are belong to us

SanDisk and Toshiba, which jointly develop NAND flash technology, are being targeted for acquisition by China's state-owned Tsinghua Unigroup.

Woman strips for iPhone 6S in shopping centre
Published in Mobiles

Doesn't work

China appears shocked that Apple's marketing is making people completely insane.

Tsinghua buys a big slice of Western Digital
Published in News

US eyebrows likely to be raised

The Chinese Government's Tsinghua Holdings wants to write a cheque for 15 percent stake of the US data storage company Western Digital.

Android used by 1.4 billion people
Published in News

Google mocks Gartner's figures

Search engine outfit Google announced Android was now being used by 1.4 billion people around the world, something which might surprise analysts working for Gartner who believed Android had peaked.

Microsoft has narrow squeak in China
Published in Games

X-Box business gets minor fine

Microsoft and its Chinese partner in an Xbox game console venture have been fined by China's commerce ministry for breaching antitrust rules.

What Tim Cook did not mention  in "record sales" claim
Published in News

Wall Street has already seen through it

Yesterday Apple announced that its sold more than 13 million iPhone 6s and 6s Pluses in its first three days of launch and claimed it was a record. The Tame Apple Press sent its staff to dance in the streets, but the question was why does Wall Street look even more coldly at Jobs Mob?

Apple press blames Chinese for its security mess
Published in News

It is not our fault

The Tame Apple Press after playing down the security mess which was the mass infection of the Apple Store, is now claiming it was not Jobs' Mob's fault.

Russians behind western malware attacks
Published in News

But US blames China

It would appear that while the US has been blaming China for all its cyber break-ins it appears to be ignoring Tsar Putin's elite hacking team for the last seven years.

3D Touch not enough for iPhone 6s analysts warn
Published in Mobiles

Sales will fall to 2013 levels

Beancounters at Digitimes Research have warned that the introduction of 3D Touch may not be strong enough to stir up demand for the new iPhones as the outfit loses control of China.

China jumps on VPN tools
Published in News
08 September 2015

China jumps on VPN tools

Astrill restricted

China is doing its best to make sure its workers cannot use VPNs to sneak past its Great Firewall of China.