Samsung butters up Chinese market
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China's Galaxy S8 smartphone has a bigger memory

Samsung Electronics is buttering up the Chinese market by offering a dedicated version of its new Galaxy S8 smartphone with a bigger memory.

Nearly a fifth of Chinese smartphones are fake
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And a quarter of video game consoles

If you are fond of buying cheap smartphones and games consoles from China then you should be aware that a big chunk of them are fake.

Chinese robot revolution has a few problems
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Too much cash invested in the lower end

China is widely expected to take the lead in robotic industry, but Digitimes Research thinks that it might have a few problems to overcome first.

Apple wins in Beijing in iPhone patent case
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Shenzhen company plans to appeal

Over the weekend, a Beijing court overturned a local intellectual property bureau’s ruling that Apple had violated a defunct Shenzhen company’s patented design with the iPhone 6. The ruling is the latest indicates that Chinese courts will not always rule in favor of its home markets.

US falling behind in supercomputer stakes
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Scientists fear America not really that great any more

Advanced computing experts at the National Security Agency and the Department of Energy are worried that that China is "extremely likely" to take the leadership in supercomputing as early as 2020.

Oppo is the new leader in China
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Beating Huawei, Apple and Xiaomi

Oppo managed a small miracle in 2016. The company achieved 122.2 Year over a Year growth increasing its market share from last year’s 8.2 percent to 16.8 percent, according to IDC beancounters.

China expands AMOLED production
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Because you can never have enough moles

China seems to expanding its AMOLED capacity, according to Digitimes Research.

Chinese chips are on their way
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Huaxintong headed towards a server near you

It has only been a matter of time before Chinese chipmarkers start to catch up with the West and it looks like Huaxintong Semiconductor Technology will start heading to servers soon.

China's planned Exascale computer stretches the English language
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You can't really call it a super-super computer

China plans to develop a prototype exascale computer by the end of the year, which has left the press searching for a word for what it is building.

Tsinghua expands IC plants
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Investing $70 billion 

China's Tsinghua Unigroup is set to put the fear of god into the chip industry by rapidly expanding its chipmaking capability.