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
Tuesday, 08 September 2015 11:12

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.

US sanctions planned against China
Published in News
Friday, 04 September 2015 11:15

US sanctions planned against China


Most of the US's manufacturing base

The US government is planning shedloads of sanctions against China, forgetting that most of its IT is manufactured behind the bamboo curtain.

Apple's security turned over again
Published in News
Tuesday, 01 September 2015 11:02

Apple's security turned over again


Chinese hackers make short work of it

The fruity cargo cult Apple's faith-based security is being turned over by atheistic Chinese hackers.

Chinese manufactures jack up prices
Published in Motherboards
Monday, 31 August 2015 14:16

Chinese manufactures jack up prices


Blame China syndrome

Prices of IT is starting to rise in China response to the stock market crash and currency flunctuations

Chinese smartphone makers carve up local market
Published in News


Whatever Apple claim

While Apple is claiming it is cleaning up in China, some figures in from the Far East suggest that the market has been carved up by local suppliers.

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.