Michael KanBeijing correspondent, IDG News Service, IDG News Service

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

Asus preps wearable for third quarter release

Asus expects the company's mobile devices sales to exceed its PC sales by 2017

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Acer back in profit, but barely

Revenue, however, was still down by 17 percent year-over-year

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Alibaba's business model and the Chinese market make its IPO hot

Alibaba's IPO in the U.S. could surpass the US$16 billion offering from Facebook

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Games console maker Ouya exploring the Chinese market

China recently ended a ban on foreign-made game consoles

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After company overhaul, Acer chairman to step down in June

Acer's co-founder Stan Shih says he's satisfied with the changes wrought at the PC maker in his six months as Chairman

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With ban lifted, Microsoft plans Xbox One launch in China

But games will be subject to approval from local authorities, which means violent ones may not pass.

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Samsung Galaxy K zoom packs a 20.7 megapixel camera

The phone has an alarm feature to help users take selfies

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Samsung prepares lower-end phones as Q1 operating profit falls

Samsung is preparing more lower-end phones for emerging markets

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China's Internet loses 'The Big Bang Theory,' U.S. TV shows

The shows had been licensed to China's top video sites, leaving questions over why they were pulled

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China's Alibaba sets up JV in mobile search

UC Web, a mobile browser company, has a controlling stake in the joint venture

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Baidu's profit boosted by mobile ad revenue

The company's search business has been driving revenue

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Huawei still selling to carriers in the U.S. despite Congressional scrutiny

Huawei is finding clients among smaller U.S. carriers.

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Qualcomm could face SEC probe over Chinese bribery allegations

Qualcomm has found instances of gift giving to "individuals" with China's state-owned companies

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China's Xiaomi targets ten markets in international expansion

Xiaomi has quickly risen to become one of the hottest smartphone vendors in China

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NSA spying revelations have tired out China's Huawei

Huawei has for years fought off allegations that it spies for China