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...
by Morgan Figuers | Jul 6, 2007
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 […]
by Mo Ming | Aug 20, 2006
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 […]
by Mo Ming | Jun 1, 2006
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 […]
CDT in the News
- The Philadelphia Inquirer – China steps up online controls with new rule for bloggers
- Mind Matters – For Five Days There Was Free Expression in China
- Hoover Institution – Xiao Qiang On China’s Model Of Digital Authoritarianism
- New York Times – In China, an App Offered Space for Debate. Then the Censors Came.
- Taiwan CNA – China blocks Clubhouse, official media say “anti-China has nothing to do with free speech”