Chinese Report Warns of Android Invasion

A white paper (PDF) by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology’s China Academy of Telecommunication Research has warned of excessive dependence on the Android mobile operating system, and accused its developer...

FBI Uncovers Spy Ring Based in China

The Wall Street Journal highlights a U.S. Justice Department investigation against a California couple and Sichuan-based conglomerate Pangang Group which, according to the government, marks the first time U.S. officials have...

Another Consumer Product Disaster in China: Exploding Mobile Phone Batteries – David Barboza

On June 19, Xiao Jinpeng was killed when his mobile phone battery exploded . Chinese and Motorola investigators have speculated that the exploding battery was a fake, but officials are worried that counterfeit batteries could have been exported. From the International Herald Tribune: After concerns over pet food, toothpaste, seafood and defective tires, China may […]

Motorola Ranks as No. 1 Foreign Company in China – Allen Cheng

From Bloomberg: Almost two-thirds of China’s largest manufacturers are foreign companies, first among them Motorola Inc., the world’s second-biggest cell-phone maker and No. 6 among all industrial companies in the world’s fourth-largest economy, a report said. Motorola had 74 billion yuan ($9.28 billion) in sales in China in 2005, far more than the 49 billion […]

Motorola targets gain in China market share – Reuters

From Reuters (link) Following rapid growth in China over the last year, Motorola Inc. is aiming to further expand its share in the world’s number-two cellphone market to match or beat its global average, a China executive said. The company’s recent growth in China has come amid a global resurgence for Motorola, which was losing […]



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