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China Mobile, Xinhua launch search venture

The wireless carrier teams up with the government-run Xinhua News Agency to create a new search engine, which isn't likely to make Google's life any easier in China.

By Aug. 12, 2010

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China ups security checks on tech suppliers as US tensions mount

The country won't say specifically that it's targeting US suppliers, but the timing is awfully coincidental.

By May. 22, 2014

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China bans Windows 8 from government computers

Government ties the decision to security concerns, though it's unclear what will replace the still-widely-used Windows XP.

By May. 20, 2014

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China's Jade Rabbit moon rover declared dead (or is it?)

A media report mourns the loss of China's Yutu moon rover after a technical malfunction, leading to an outpouring of sadness from the rover's fans.

By Feb. 12, 2014

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China's moon rover breaks down, mission in jeopardy

China landed its first rover on the moon to much celebration last month, but the Jade Rabbit is now in trouble.

By Jan. 27, 2014

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5 charged for taking teen's kidney in return for iPhone, iPad

A 17-year-old boy in China allegedly received 22,000 yuan (nearly $3,500) for his kidney so he could buy a new iPhone and iPad, the Chinese state-run news agency Xinhua reported.

By Apr. 6, 2012

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Microsoft, China clash over Windows 8, backdoor-spying charges

Chinese state-run TV calls Windows 8 a security threat, but Microsoft denies allegations that it uses its OS to collect data from users.

By Jun. 6, 2014

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Tesla's first supercharger station in Beijing now operational

Despite early stumbling blocks for its launch in China, Tesla is on the rebound as it rolls out solar-powered supercharger stations across the country, including one in Beijing and two in Shanghai.

By Jun. 4, 2014

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Apple confirms iPhone to land at China Mobile in January

The newest smartphones from Apple will debut on the world's largest wireless carrier on January 17.

By Dec. 22, 2013

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Apple, China Mobile said to have finally struck iPhone deal

New partners are expected to unveil the handset on the world's largest wireless carrier around December 18, sources tell The Wall Street Journal.

By Dec. 4, 2013