Tag Archive: Chinese


Chinese programmer installs Windows 95 on the iPhone 6

The iPhone 6 is the best smartphone Apple’s ever created, but for those that think iOS is starting to look a little old and dated, a Chinese programmer has figured out how to install an entirely new operating system over…Read more ›

Tim Cook meets with top Chinese official to discuss iCloud phishing attack

Tim Cook has met with a top Chinese government official in Beijing, to discuss the reported “man-in-the-middle” phishing attack on iCloud users in China, reportedly being carried out by authorities. While very few details of the meeting have been made…Read more ›

Chinese city gives smartphone users their own sidewalk lane

Tools like hands-free kits and Siri might mean that you don’t have to have your face constantly buried in your iPhone, but for most people the reality is that using a smartphone suggests your focus is not entirely on the…Read more ›

Chinese government plans to ditch Apple and Google with its own OS

China is planning to take on Apple and Google with a new homegrown operating system that will launch this year, as Chinese government seeks to distance itself from imported rivals. The new operating system created by the Chinese government will…Read more ›

China Telecom reveals iPhone 6 will run on all major Chinese networks

Pretty much everyone already knows that the iPhone 6 is coming out next month, but one of Apple’s carrier partners in China just couldn’t hold onto the secret anymore, and announced to customers on Weibo that it will sell an…Read more ›

Apple moves the Chinese iCloud to state-controlled servers

Apple is now using China Telecom’s servers instead of its own to power iCloud for Chinese customers. The switch took place on August 8th, and now the carrier is Apple’s only cloud service provider in China. The decision is likely…Read more ›

Apple features Detroit riders and Chinese DJs in new ‘Your Verse’ ads

Microsoft is arming its Surface marketing campaign with a heavy dose of Apple-hate, but Apple is continuing to take the opposite approach by highlighting the amazing things people do with their iPads. In the latest additions to the Your Verse campaign –…Read more ›

Apple donates $1.6 million following major Chinese earthquake

Apple has donated 10 million yuan ($ 1.6 million) to support relief efforts in China following the major earthquake in the country’s Yunnan Province earlier this week. The 6.5-magnitude earthquake is the worst disaster to have hit the area in a…Read more ›

Apple devices banned from Chinese government due to security fears

It may dominate 80 percent of China’s high-end smartphone market, but one place Apple’s not racking up supporters or sales is in the Chinese government. In fact, according to a new list drawn up by the country’s National Development and…Read more ›

Chinese smartphone maker trying to beat iPhone 6 to market with sapphire display

As has been seen time and time again, all Apple needs to do is hint at an area it’s interested in exploring (see: smart watches) and much of the tech world will trip over itself trying to beat it to market…Read more ›