Michael KanU.S. Correspondent, IDG News Service

Michael Kan covers security for the IDG News Service.

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ZTE fights off low-end stereotype with high-end Axon phone

ZTE's new Axon phone will arrive next month in the US

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Samsung's new Galaxy Tab S2 tablets are thinner and lighter than the iPad Air 2

The two Android tablets will start arriving next month.

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Samsung faces lawsuit in China over bloatware on phones

The Shanghai Consumer Council is demanding that Samsung make the bloatware removable.

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Xiaomi faces challenge to reach sales goal, amid slowing smartphone growth

Xiaomi sold 34.7 million smartphones in the first six months of 2015

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Xbox One, PS4 sales in China could be disappointing

Niko Partners expects sales of the consoles to be less than 550,000 units in 2015

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China tightens grip over the Internet with new security law

U.S. trade groups are worried that China's security policies could stifle business in the country

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Xiaomi break outs of Asia, introduces phones to Brazil

Xiaomi is tapping Foxconn to build its phones in a local factory to reduce costs

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Huawei's Honor brand strives to become global

Huawei announced two new products for its Honor brand

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Foxconn's CEO backpedals on robot takeover at factories

Foxconn expects robots to take over 30 percent of jobs in five years

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Foxconn CEO defends labor practices in wake of protest

Labor groups protest the company at its annual shareholders' meeting in Taipei

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Qualcomm partners with large Chinese foundry on chips

China is seeking to become a semiconductor producing powerhouse by 2030

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Alibaba sells off 11Main US e-commerce site to focus on China

Alibaba has been focusing more on luring U.S. merchants to its China business

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China opens up its e-commerce market to 100 percent foreign ownership

China made the change after introducing a similar regulation in Shanghai

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Cisco to make $10 billion investment in China

The pledge comes despite the fact that Cisco's sales are weakening in China, amid cybersecurity concerns over U.S. tech

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HTC's decision to slap ads on BlinkFeed app angers users

HTC will incorporate ads in its media aggregation app in select markets