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Indian Authorities Wrangle With Google Street View
June 28, 2016
Indian Authorities Wrangle With Google Street View
Google's revolutionary mapping plans don't seem to find government enthusiasm in India.
Indian Authorities Wrangle With Google Street View
North Korea’s Illicit Internet
June 11, 2016
North Korea’s Illicit Internet
A brief history of the internet in North Korea -- and North Korea's private intranet.
North Korea’s Illicit Internet
It's Time Google Came Back to China
May 03, 2016
It's Time Google Came Back to China
And China should welcome Google back, as long as it abides by Beijing's laws and regulations.
It's Time Google Came Back to China
Kazakh Apps, Between Trends and Control
December 18, 2014
Kazakh Apps, Between Trends and Control
Astana develops some new tools for messaging and language-learning.
Kazakh Apps, Between Trends and Control
The Risks of Alibaba’s Wall Street Splash
September 19, 2014
The Risks of Alibaba’s Wall Street Splash
The Chinese online retailer is poised to challenge Amazon, but investors should beware its corporate structure.
The Risks of Alibaba’s Wall Street Splash
Breaking Through China’s Great Firewall
July 30, 2014
Breaking Through China’s Great Firewall
Can the US and EU use the WTO to halt Beijing’s blocks on Google, the New York Times and other sites?
Breaking Through China’s Great Firewall
A Look at Android L
June 27, 2014
A Look at Android L
Google shares some insights into the next version of Android.
A Look at Android L
China Steps Up Attacks on US Tech Firms
June 05, 2014
China Steps Up Attacks on US Tech Firms
There are increasing signs that China will limit or ban foreign tech firms' access to Chinese markets.
China Steps Up Attacks on US Tech Firms
In Cyber Dispute With US, China Targets IBM, Cisco
May 28, 2014
In Cyber Dispute With US, China Targets IBM, Cisco
China is targeting U.S. firms to show its displeasure with the indictment of PLA officers for hacking.
In Cyber Dispute With US, China Targets IBM, Cisco
With Deals, Lenovo Solidifies Position in Global Market
February 01, 2014
With Deals, Lenovo Solidifies Position in Global Market
Plus the U.S. and China spar over Xu Zhiyong and Austin Ramzy. First Friday links in the Year of the Horse.
With Deals, Lenovo Solidifies Position in Global Market
Google Sells Motorola to Lenovo in China’s Biggest Technology Acquisition
January 30, 2014
Google Sells Motorola to Lenovo in China’s Biggest Technology Acquisition
$2.91 billion purchase makes Lenovo the world’s third-largest smartphone maker.
Google Sells Motorola to Lenovo in China’s Biggest Technology Acquisition
LG Nexus 5 Service Manual Leaks: Full Specs Revealed
October 07, 2013
LG Nexus 5 Service Manual Leaks: Full Specs Revealed
New Nexus will sport high-def screen, 8MP OIS camera, Snapdragon 800 CPU.
LG Nexus 5 Service Manual Leaks: Full Specs Revealed
Android 4.3: The 7 Biggest Improvements Google Made to its OS
August 05, 2013
Android 4.3: The 7 Biggest Improvements Google Made to its OS
With Android 5.0 MIA, Android 4.3 is the newest and hottest mobile OS. Here’s 7 reasons why.
Android 4.3: The 7 Biggest Improvements Google Made to its OS
Moto X: Could Motorola Compete with Apple, Samsung at $300 Price Point?
August 01, 2013
Moto X: Could Motorola Compete with Apple, Samsung at $300 Price Point?
Goldman Sachs analysts predict a Nexus 4-like price for an off-contract handset.
Moto X: Could Motorola Compete with Apple, Samsung at $300 Price Point?
The New Nexus 7 VS The Old Nexus 7: How Do They Compare?
August 01, 2013
The New Nexus 7 VS The Old Nexus 7: How Do They Compare?
The new Nexus 7 tablet is a noticeable upgrade over the previous model, and available for a similar price.
The New Nexus 7 VS The Old Nexus 7: How Do They Compare?
The New Nexus 7: Release Date, Specs and Features
July 29, 2013
The New Nexus 7: Release Date, Specs and Features
“The price is decent and the hardware has received a noticeable upgrade over the original model.”
The New Nexus 7: Release Date, Specs and Features
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