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Chinese social network QQ outperforms Facebook & Co.

I just returned from a trip to Shanghai, and here's my No. 1 insight: China scales. Let's take QQ.com as an example, the leading Chinese online social network.

By Apr. 5, 2008


Red heart spreads as MSN and QQ symbol of Chinese patriotism

Xinhua and a Zhejiang Province news website report on the spread of "Red Heart China" on IM and e-mail platforms as a pro-Olympic and nationalistic symbol.

By Apr. 18, 2008


Apple eyes two bigger displays for iPhone, another report says

The company will reportedly offer a device with a screen size larger than 4.5 inches and another over 5 inches.

By Jan. 23, 2014


Mobile app use surged 115 percent last year -- report

Messaging apps were the hottest, jumping by more than 200 percent in usage, according to analytics firm Flurry.

By Jan. 13, 2014


Hugo Barra's challenge: Grow a Chinese phone maker beyond China

Google's former head of Android product management now is in charge of bringing Android smartphone upstart Xiaomi to new markets. First stop: southeast Asia.

By Dec. 11, 2013


iPhone 6 said to be unveiled in June in two large-screen sizes

The rumor mill on Apple's newest smartphone and purported iWatch is starting to heat up with hints at possible manufacturing partners and release dates.

By Jan. 20, 2014


What time is it? Just ask... Firefox OS?

We've yet to see a rumor about a Firefox OS tablet, but that's fine. Here's one about a Firefox OS 'smartwatch' to sate your watch-ful appetite.

By Mar. 21, 2013

Editors' Take

Apple iPhone 6

We're tracking all of the rumors on specs, size, release date, and more for Apple's next iPhone.

By Jan. 23, 2014

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Chinese service adds 'Sent from my iPhone' for a fee

The latest Apple fake in China has nothing to do with storefronts or faux hardware. Consumers are paying to have "Sent from my iPhone" tagged onto instant messages.

By Feb. 24, 2012


Tech Retrospect: Snowden speaks and Mac turns 30

Miss a few stories this week? We'll get you up to speed with this rundown of all the tech news.

By Jan. 24, 2014