Posts tagged china

The App Store Now Allows Payments in Yuan


It appears that until this week, iOS device users in China have had to pay for their Apps in US Dollars. One of the reasons that Apple haven’t allowed purchases in Chinese Yuan is because it costs them a fee when purchases are made in different currencies. It wasn’t worth it for China as they didn’t make enough purchases on the App Store. Read More

iPhone 4S Will Be Available in Hong Kong and South Korea From November 11

iphone 4sApple has just released a press release that mentions that the remarkably great iPhone 4S will be available in Hong Kong and South Korea starting from November 11th.

On November 11, iPhone 4S will be available in Albania, Armenia, Bulgaria, El Salvador, Greece, Guatemala, Hong Kong, Malta, Montenegro, New Zealand, Panama, Poland, Portugal, Romania and South Korea. At the moment, iPhone 4S is available in 29 countries around the world and will be available in more than 70 countries by the end of the year. Read More

Hundreds Celebrate Biggest Apple Store Opening in Shanghai

A few days back, we had an article which briefly told about the biggest Apple store in China that was opening up in Shanghai, and now, its grand opening ceremony is being celebrated by hundreds.
Read More

Apple to Sell 3G iPad 2 in China

ipad 2Apple has confirmed rumors and reports that said that the company will release the 3G iPad 2 in China, making it avaialble via Online Stores, to the many Authorised Resellers, and in Apple Retails, on Wednesday. Read More

Gmail Hacked by Chinese Hackers Yet Again

gmailGoogle on Wednesday said in a blog post that thousands of Gmail users were the target of Chinese hackers who aimed to steal their Google Account credentials and monitor user emails. Read More

Flipboard Blocked in China

flipboardAccording to a tweet from Mike McCue, CEO of Flipboard, China has blocked user access to Flipboard. Flipboard is a popular App that converts your social feeds into a magazine like format, and makes consuming content from different sites much more intimate. Read More

iPhone 5 Prototype With 4 inch Screen and A5 Spotted

iphone 5The folks at MIC Gadget have managed to get their hands on a prototype of the new iPhone 5 with a 4 inch screen and Apple’s A5 processor. This prototype spotted by MIC Gadget has a larger 4 inch screen compared to the present 3.7 inch retina display. The casing of the device looks identical to the white iPhone 4, and MIC is not yet sure if the device is real or not. Read More

iPhone 4 Comes to China on September 25

iPhone 4

Apple’s recent store in Shanghai is a landmark in glass engineering and the design of the structure is astonishing. It is a magnificent store full of Apple goodies and Apple nerds.

Read More

It is Not About Google Stupid, It is About All Of Them – China

When Google kicked up a row and threatened to walk out of China over the issue of Beijing’s web censorship, it had embarked on a tight rope walk while facing an ethical dilemma. On the one hand were the core issues of the principles of ‘freedom of expression’ and ‘right to information’, while on the other was the prospect of losing business at the expense of its stakeholders.

Read More