Techmeme

Results 1 - 10 of 25:

Yun-Hee Kim / China Real Time Report:
Google Scraps Plan to Build Hong Kong Data Center   —  Internet giant Google Inc. has scrapped a plan to build its own data center in Hong Kong and will instead expand its facilities in Taiwan and Singapore.  —  “While we see tremendous opportunity and potential in Hong Kong …
Dec 10, 2013, 2:55 PMIn context
Paul Mozur / China Real Time Report:
Crossing Lines: Sina Punishes More Than 100,000 Weibo Accounts … When China's government wants the public to remember something, it tends to go with numbered lists.  —  In 2002, then-leader Jiang Zemin rolled out a new political ideology called the “Three Represents.”
Nov 13, 2013, 4:50 PMIn context
Paul Mozur / China Real Time Report:
China Telecom Weibo Post Suggests Apple's New iPhone 5S, 5C Will Go on Sale in China Soon … Now there's one good theory about the reason Apple Inc. is hosting a launch event in Beijing next week.  —  Thursday afternoon, a verified China Telecom Corp. account on Sina Corp.'s Weibo microblog put …
Sep 6, 2013, 1:55 AMIn context
Paul Mozur / China Real Time Report:
Denial-of-Service Attack Shut Down Chinese Internet on Sunday Morning … Part of the Chinese Internet went down early Sunday morning in what the government is calling the largest denial-of-service attack it has ever faced.  —  The attack began at 2 a.m. Sunday morning and was followed …
Aug 26, 2013, 5:40 AMIn context
Paul Mozur / China Real Time Report:
Apple's Response to Latest Supplier Labor Abuse Allegations … New York-based nonprofit China Labor Watch on Monday released a report alleging labor abuses — including environmental and safety violations, withholding of worker pay and poor living conditions — at Taiwanese Apple Inc. contractor Pegatron.
Jul 29, 2013, 12:25 PMIn context
Josh Chin / China Real Time Report:
Rare Move: Telecom Rivals Team Up on App Payments … China's three state-run telecom carriers are not known for their cooperative abilities, be it with each other, with customers or even with partners.  —  So it comes of something of a surprise that China Unicom (Hong Kong) …
May 11, 2013, 9:35 PMIn context
Laurie Burkitt / China Real Time Report:
Apple Attack Backfires for State Broadcaster … A report by China Central Television questioning the integrity of Apple Inc. has instead ended up shining an unkind spotlight on the state broadcaster's own reputation thanks to what appears to be a poorly edited post on the country's most popular Twitter-like microblogging service.
Mar 18, 2013, 7:15 PMIn context
China Real Time Report:
Besides Scalpers, Few Turn Out for iPad Mini Launch in Beijing … The release of Apple Inc.'s iPad Mini on Friday at its flagship store in Beijing was missing the massive and unruly crowds reminiscent of some the company's previous product launches in China, but scalpers were still …
Dec 7, 2012, 10:15 AMIn context
Paul Mozur / China Real Time Report:
No VPN?  No Problem.  A New Way Around China's Great Firewall … A key method for circumventing China's Internet filters, virtual private networks have come into the crosshairs of the government lately.  During the 18th Party Congress earlier this month many faced blockages …
Nov 29, 2012, 8:35 AMIn context
Paul Mozur / China Real Time Report:
Can Apple Launch in China Without Incident? … The big question for the China launch of the new iPad on Friday isn't whether it will sell well, but if the retailer can keep the police out of it.  —  When the iPhone 4S launched in January, hundreds of customers waited overnight outside …
Jul 19, 2012, 9:00 AMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
Windows 10 Technical Preview now available  —  Microsoft introduces the Windows Insider Program and Technical Preview, designed to generate feedback from participants who want to engage in the development of Microsoft's next-generation operating system.
Amazon Web Services:
Amazon Mobile Analytics- 100M Free Events per Month!  —  Collect app usage data at scale.  Amazon Mobile Analytics delivers usage reports within 60 minutes of receiving data.  Start Free now on iOS, Android & Fire OS apps.
Silicon Valley Bank:
A Conversation with Steve Ballmer  —  I got a special treat the other night, the chance to interview Steve Ballmer, the legendary Microsoft CEO-turned-NBA team owner.  The event was part of a series of conversations I've …
Zoho:
Placebo Marketing - Are appearances worth your time?  —  Customers can be naive, fickle, or simply ignorant.  Their choices are heavily biased towards outward appearances.  Why do subtle differences cause so much chaos in your sales?