Tag Archive: Chinese


Apple supplier Foxconn is reportedly cutting costs and widening its margins to keep ahead of the pack as the Chinese smartphone market slows, according to a new report. Although Foxconn’s CEO Terry Gou has been outspoken about his desire to not rely too heavily on any one company, Foxconn currently gets around half of its […]

China’s surprise devaluation of the yuan is likely to have a massive impact on Apple and its suppliers. China devalued its currency in an attempt to boost a flagging economy — resulting in the country’s biggest one-day loss in 20 years. And while some will be celebrating, others (likely including Tim Cook) can’t be too happy about […]

China’s surprise devaluation of the yuan is likely to have a massive impact on Apple and its suppliers. China devalued its currency in an attempt to boost a flagging economy — resulting in the country’s biggest one-day loss in 20 years. And while some will be celebrating, others (likely including Tim Cook) can’t be too happy about […]

The Apple Watch is expected to do big things in China — with even the high-end Apple Watch Edition selling out within its first hour of preorders in the country — but one place the company’s debut wearable device won’t… Read more ›

Apple’s China trade-in program only went live today, but already it’s on the receiving end of criticism, as would-be sellers are disappointed to find that Apple is offering far less credit than is offered by private third-party buyers. Welcome to… Read more ›

A Chinese smartphone maker has apologized for an ad comparing Apple to mass-murdering Nazi leader, Adolf Hitler. The ad depicted a cartoon Hitler performing the Nazi salute, with his red armband showing the Apple logo instead of a swastika. Text on… Read more ›

Whether it’s arguing over market share vs. profit margins, or Google Now vs. Siri, the war between Android and iOS users can sometimes can a bit heated. But up until today, no matter how anti-Apple the crowd, I’ve never heard… Read more ›

Rock band OK Go contains some incredibly talented folks. Their crazy-creative videos keep us dancing and guessing “how did they do that?” while they make iOS games and manage a successful touring and record-making career along the way. Now the… Read more ›

We got our first look at Apple Watch knockoffs at CES earlier this year, and while those junky devices were about as basic as they could be, more advanced knockoffs have hit the market since. From right out of China,… Read more ›

New Apple Watch spread targets Chinese fashionistas

Ahead of Apple’s March 9 event, the Apple Watch has popped up in another non-tech magazine, boasting some fashion shots of it being worn by a male model. The magazine is East Touch, a Hong Kong-based Cantonese magazine aimed at (predominantly… Read more ›