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Hollywood casts China's Taobao in antipiracy effort

The Chinese e-commerce giant has joined forces with the Motion Picture Association to curb the sale of counterfeit products.

By Sep. 7, 2012

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At it again: Sellers in China offer iPhone 5 preorders

Opportunistic vendors on China's Taobao e-commerce service are selling preorders for Apple's iPhone 5 that range from a $160 deposit to a full, $1,100 payment for the device.

By Jul. 12, 2012

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iPhone holds value better than do Samsung phones -- analyst

The current models of the iPhone have a better resale value than do various versions of Samsung's Galaxy phones, says analyst Gene Munster.

By Aug. 7, 2013

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Alibaba to forbid Bitcoin sales on its Web site

China's e-commerce giant says selling the virtual currency will be banned on its site "in the interest of consumer protection."

By Jan. 8, 2014

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Amazon in trouble with China over counterfeit book charges

The retail giant has been accused of offering counterfeit books through third-party sellers in China, says Chinese news site Sina Tech.

By Jun. 28, 2013

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China chooses Ubuntu as state-endorsed operating system

Canonical, which runs Ubuntu, is working with the Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology on the project.

By Mar. 22, 2013

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Hacked iTunes accounts on Chinese auction site

As many as 50,000 illegally obtained iTunes accounts were sold on Taobao, China's biggest consumer auction site, according to a Beijing-based newspaper.

By Jan. 10, 2011

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iPhone 5 'already in production,' says Japan-based blog

If the next iPhone has entered production -- as a Japanese blog claims -- that would make a release in the coming months pretty likely.

By Jul. 15, 2012

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Alibaba, Yahoo, Softbank settle Alipay rift

Yahoo and Softbank will remain Alibaba shareholders, but the Alipay settlement is designed so the three companies participate in future gains.

By Jul. 29, 2011

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Is shopping site selling pirated iTunes gift cards?

iTunes gift cards have been pirated, and China's biggest C2C online shopping site, Taobao, is the platform used to sell the cards.

By Mar. 11, 2009