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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Suspected WireLurker malware creators arrested in China

A Chinese site, which had been spreading the malware, has also been shut down

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Warner Music strikes deal in China to stem piracy, spur sales

Chinese Internet giant Tencent will distribute music from the U.S. record company

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Alibaba rakes in $9.3B as Chinese splurge online during Singles' Day

Chinese consumers flocked to Alibaba's e-commerce sites during the country's major online shopping day

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Xiaomi rises fast in China's tablet market, but Apple still top dog

Xiaomi was China's third largest tablet vendor in the third quarter, according to IDC

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China's e-commerce binge tests logistics, rakes in sales

Masses of Chinese will be buying online goods during the country's version of Cyber Monday

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China works to rein in online comment threads

Many of the top websites in China have agreed to better regulate their online comment sections

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With China saturated, Lenovo focuses on foreign markets for smartphone growth

Lenovo bought Motorola Mobility to help it expand internationally

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Qualcomm faces probes in US, Europe on top of China investigation

China's investigation disrupted Qualcomm's patent licensing business

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Xiaomi maintains its lead over Samsung in China's smartphone market

Samsung was pushed into second place for the second successive quarter -- but third-placed Lenovo is closing in on it fast

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Alibaba patient in its efforts to topple Android in China

Alibaba expects its mobile OS to provide a 'long-term winning strategy'

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Acer's new shape-shifting PC hybrid assumes 5 different forms

The Acer Aspire Switch 12 will arrive in European and Asian markets by year-end

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China is eyeing a bigger role in robotics

The country plans to invest more in the local robotics industry to expand its presence

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IBM joins Tencent to target China's growing enterprise cloud market

The partnership will target small and medium businesses specializing in healthcare and smart cities

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Samsung attacks Chinese rivals with new mid-range Galaxy phones

The Galaxy A5 and A3 will come to China in November

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China: Facebook not banned, but must follow the rules

A top Chinese official clarified his stance on Facebook and its role in China.