Steven SchwankertIDG News Service

Hands on With China's TD-SCDMA 3G

China's home-grown 3G standard, TD-SCDMA (Time Division Synchronous Code Division Multiple Access), received a limited trial...

IPod Case Lets Divers Get Down Deeper

An audio products maker is featuring an iPod case for divers that can be used as deep as 300 ft./90m.


China Defines Internet Addiction

Internet addiction is on the rise in the world's largest Net market, and now Chinese doctors have officially defined it as an illness.

Report: YouTube to Host Full-length MGM Movies

YouTube is expected to announce Monday that it will host full-length films and television shows from MGM.


US, China Spar Over Copyright at Conference

Chinese and U.S. representatives exchanged pleasantries and punches at an IPR forum in Beijing Friday, expressing disagreement...

Warner Bros. to Launch Digital Video Rental Service in China

Warner Bros. will launch a digital film rental service in partnership with a Beijing-based broadband company.

Microsoft's Asia Research Lab Turns 10 Years Old

Microsoft is marking the 10th anniversary of Microsoft Research Asia (MSRA), its largest such facility.

MPAA Wins Case Against Chinese DVD Maker

The MPAA won a lawsuit against a Chinese DVD maker that will give the group a say over how that company's DVD players are made.

Alibaba Drops Advertising on Baidu

Alibaba is no longer advertising with Chinese search engine Baidu.

CSC Expands IT Services in China

CSC inaugurated a new IT services delivery center in the Chinese coastal city of Tianjin on Tuesday.

China Regulator Shuts Video Web Sites, Warns Others

China's Internet regulator on Monday ordered 10 online video sites to shut down and warned another 17, resuming an aggressive...

Intel Invests $170M in China, Dalian Fab on Track

Intel plans on investing its way through the financial crisis and announced that it is spending US$170 million on new projects...

SAP Profit Falls for Q3, Drops Sales Forecast

SAP profits made modest gains in the third quarter, but the company cancelled its sales forecast for the rest of the year.

Microsoft Responds to Chinese User Outrage Over Piracy Tool

Microsoft on Thursday responded to user outrage over a new anti-piracy plug-in that blacks out the screen of computers loaded with pirated software.

Instant-on Dell Desktop to Debut Next Week

Consumers will get their first look at Dell's new instant-on system for Optiplex desktops next week