Michael KanBeijing Correspondent, IDG News Service

Michael Kan covers IT, telecommunications, and the Internet in China for the IDG News Service.

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Lenovo's new trio of low-cost laptops start at $250

One model, the Lenovo Z51, can be upgraded to include Intel's RealSense 3D camera

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Alibaba's UC Browser found leaking users' data

Alibaba claims it has fixed the issues

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Lenovo's profit hit by acquisitions of Motorola, IBM server business

The Chinese PC vendor is pulling more revenue from smartphones, tablets and servers

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Huawei launches LiteOS, an operating system for the Internet of Things

Huawei's LiteOS is meant to run on a minimal power and work on a wide range of hardware

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Chinese university skeptical that professors stole U.S. trade secrets

China's foreign ministry is investigating the U.S. allegations

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Alibaba to open more data centers in global cloud computing push

Alibaba has already opened a data center in the U.S.

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Alibaba faces lawsuit from luxury brands over counterfeits

Alibaba called the lawsuit wasteful and plans to fight it in court

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China pushes for big jump in Internet speeds

China wants to bring 100 Mbps Internet speeds to most residences by 2017

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Alibaba won't last without expanding globally, new CEO says

Alibaba is looking to grow its cloud computing business in the US

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Eight isn't enough: MediaTek reveals 10-core mobile processor

The Helios X20 will begin shipping to vendors in December.

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Chinese smartphone market shows rare shipment decline

Chinese vendors will have to look outside the home market for growth

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Apple focuses on making supply chain in China more green

Apple has previously faced accusations of failing to monitor the environmental conditions at its suppliers

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Once fighting for the low end, Chinese smartphone vendors focus on pricier products

ZTE, Xiaomi, Lenovo and others are bringing higher-end devices in China

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Alibaba names new CEO as revenue jumps

Alibaba's stock price has fallen since its massive IPO in September

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Another Uber office in China faces government scrutiny

Uber's business continues to operate without disruptions, according to the company