China Plans to Build the World’s Fastest Supercomputer with 100,000 Intel CPUs

Posted on December 26th, 2012 in , , , ,

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China is reportedly building the world’s fastest supercomputer with Intel’s most powerful hardware. The computer could be used to attempt calculations on a massive scale — such as moon exploration or the layout of an entire city. The computer is being assembled with Intel’s finest: 100,000 pieces of Ivy Bridge-based processor Xeon E5, which cost US$2,500 each.

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Xiaomi Box Is An Affordable Apple TV Knockoff That Compatible with Apple’s Airplay (Videos)

Posted on November 15th, 2012 in , , , , , , , , , ,

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China’s homegrown smartphone brand Xiaomi is increasingly looking like Apple. After the launch of Xiaomi Mi-Two, the company has announced the release of its latest product — Xiaomi Box. It’s a set top box that looks very alike to Apple TV, but offers at a very tempting price. Although China has a flood of cheap Android TV dongles and set-top boxes , Xiaomi Box is still arguably competitive.
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Meizu MX2 Launch Event Is The “REAL” Apple Keynote Knockoff in China

Posted on November 9th, 2012 in , ,

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The event was held at Beijing WaterCube. Meizu picks WaterCube to hold its launch event is because the whole building matches the color theme of the brand.
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Xiaomi Phone 2 Launch Event Looks Like Apple Keynote with Steve Jobs (Video)

Posted on August 17th, 2012 in , , , , , , , , , ,

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The Xiaomi Phone 2, the high-end Chinese smartphone that aims to challenge Apple’s iPhone’s market share in China, has announced in Beijing on Thusday. Aesthetically similar to Meizu MX 4-core, the new mobile device features Qualcomm latest quad-core chip, 2 GB RAM and 16GB memory, a 4.3-inch 720p IPS display with the highest pixel density, all at a compellingly super low price point at 1999 yuan (US$310, contract free). We have attended the launch party in Beijing, which is considered to be equivalent to Apple’s keynote event. We have round-up all the highlights of the event, click in to find out how the Xiaomi Phone 2 will shake-up the whole smartphone market in China …
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Introducing Droid X360, A PS Vita Knockoff Running Android ICS (video)

Posted on July 23rd, 2012 in , , , , ,

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Behold, the world’s most badass named product: Droid X360. It is a PS Vita knockoff that runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.
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Huawei’s ‘iPad Killer’ MediaPad 10 FHD Tablet May Launch in Late August For Less Than $500

Posted on July 17th, 2012 in , , , , ,

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It’s no secret that Android tablet sales have lagged far behind Apple’s iPad. The reason? Price and user experience. Some 10-inch Android tablets cost as much as an iPad, and some of them are painfully slow when it comes to gaming and multitasking. Apparently, Huawei’s upcoming quad-core tablet MediaPad 10 FHD would be something different. It will be powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core processor along with 2GB of RAM, and it will be available for sale in late August for less than $500.
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Review The World’s First Android 4.0 Smart TV

Posted on May 7th, 2012 in , , , , , , ,

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The Lenovo game console also rolled out about the same time as the Smart TV. Lenovo Smart TV has made it global debut at Suning stores in four major cities in China (Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou and Nanjing) last week, which was about the same time that Lenovo game console (CT510) rolled out. The company has began accepting pre-order for a roughly about a month already. So now, we are going to review it!

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More Holidays For Foxconn Workers Due to Weak Sales of New iPad

Posted on March 28th, 2012 in , , , , , , ,

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With all the controversy about working conditions in Foxconn, we thought it might be a good time to relate some of the workers’ experiences inside the manufacturing plants. China Business News reports on an interview that it did with a Foxconn worker called Wang Xiaoqiao (not his real name), and Wang reveals that employees who are involved in the production of the new iPad are now working fewer hours and they have been given more days off.
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Gallery: HTC’s First Chinese Flagship Store in Beijing

Posted on March 7th, 2012 in , , , ,

Taiwanese smartphone vendor HTC has recently opened its first Chinese flagship store in Beijing.

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Chinese Manufacturers Want to Make 900,000 Tablets for Thai School Kids

Posted on February 24th, 2012 in , , , , ,

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Thailand has teamed up with China to provide tablet computers to the kids in Thai schools. Thailand is buying up to 900,000 tablets from China via a government-to-government contract for a One Tablet per Child scheme.

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