Smartphone sales fall in China
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 21 August 2015 10:26

Smartphone sales fall in China


China sales will save no-one

Western  smartphone companies hoping to save themselves by peddling their wares in China will be plumb out of luck.

HTC plans to sell off family silver
Published in News
Thursday, 20 August 2015 12:27

HTC plans to sell off family silver


Lots of executions planned too

The troubled phone maker HTC is flogging off a plant in Shanghai to China-based companies and is likely to initiate a second round of layoffs before year-end 2015.

China presses ahead with glorious five year  tech plan
Published in News


US tech companies nervy

The Chinese government is set to hack off the US government by working on a set of banking cyber security regulations.

China tablet makers giving up on tablet craze
Published in Notebooks


Writing is on the wall

If you want proof that the tablets are going the way of the hoola hoop and other fads, have a look at what China's tablet makers are doing.

Apple kisses good-bye to China sales
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 12 August 2015 13:06

Apple kisses good-bye to China sales


Let's make ourselves more expensive

Fruity cargo cult Apple has been telling the world and its dog that it will stop its falling iPhone sales by expanding into China.

China ready to overthrow smartphone hierarchy
Published in Mobiles


Huawei closer to Samsung and Apple

The latest IDC Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker indicates that there maybe problems ahead for Apple and Samsung. 

We were right Apple results are grim
Published in News
Wednesday, 22 July 2015 11:34

We were right Apple results are grim


Tame Apple Press is spinning like a mad thing

Yesterday we warned the Tame Apple Press would be spinning what were expected to be bad results and we were right.

Microsoft closes Chinese phone plants
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 16 July 2015 11:02

Microsoft closes Chinese phone plants


May move to outsourcing

Software giant Microsoft has closed its China-based handset manufacturing plants in Beijing and Dongguang and might be looking to outsource to the same manufactures used by everyone else.

Xiaomi tests an expansion out of China
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 01 July 2015 10:44

Xiaomi tests an expansion out of China


Heads to Brazil

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi is preparing to test out its Chinese success model in another country.

AMD eyes China
Published in News
Monday, 29 June 2015 10:47

AMD eyes China


Might save its bacon

Fabless chipmaker AMD is hoping that it might be able to push into China.