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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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

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ZTE's bezel-less phone tosses away black border for more touchscreen function

The Nubia Z9 has an edge-to-edge screen and will arrive in China later this month

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Uber's China business could face more regulatory trouble, following police raid

Uber continues to offer a ride-sharing service for private car owners, in spite of a ban

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Xiaomi phones still hot in China, but Apple catching up

Samsung's market share in China continues to sag

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Pebble seeks to tap the Chinese market

Pebble's CEO isn't worried about Apple Watch, claims the two companies are targeting different consumers.

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Expect more Cyanogen phones from Chinese vendors

Cyanogen wants to help Chinese smartphone vendors go global

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Xiaomi tries to end waiting period for phone buyers, amid complaints

Xiaomi has received complaints for offering limited quanities of its phones in "flash sales"

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Alibaba looks to rural China to popularize its mobile OS

Alibaba's YunOS is still struggling to become mainstream in China

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Huawei eyes US enterprise market despite political challenges

Huawei wants its enterprise business to drive the company's future growth

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Huawei to expand retail presence, as it finds success selling higher-end phones

Huawei is confident it can fend off the competition from rival Chinese brands

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Huawei plans to offer public cloud service in China

Huawei faces growing competition from local and foreign players in China's cloud computing space


Segway bought by Segway copycat company

Beijing-based Ninebot, also a maker of self-balancing personal transportation devices, was previously sued by Segway for patent infringement