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Japanese Robots: Yaskawa Motoman Opens Shop in China; Shudder the Labor Market?

Of planet Earth’s estimated 1,240,000 operational industrial robots, about 230,000 were made in Japan and sold around the world by Yaskawa Motoman. Earlier this week, they opened their first overseas factory in China, which means that [...]
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Samsung Smart Camera NX1000 Pink Joins Hands with Bobbi Brown for Marketing Event

Marking the release of pink colored NX1000, Samsung Electronics treats the purchasing customers of its latest NX1000 Pink with a Bobbi Brown pink lip gloss, a premium camera bag, a guide handbook, and a bean pole camera wrist strap fro[...]
Samsung Smart Camera NX1000 Pink Joins Hands with Bobbi Brown for Marketing Event
Samsung Smart Camera NX1000 Pink Joins Hands with Bobbi Brown for Marketing EventSamsung Smart Camera NX1000 Pink Joins Hands with Bobbi Brown for Marketing EventSamsung Smart Camera NX1000 Pink Joins Hands with Bobbi Brown for Marketing EventSamsung Smart Camera NX1000 Pink Joins Hands with Bobbi Brown for Marketing Event

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Samsung announces the NX20, NX210 and NX1000 mirrorless cameras

Samsung is breaking new ground with its award-winning NX series with three new compact system cameras (CSC) that pioneer built-in Wi-Fi connectivity: the NX1000, NX210 and NX20. Now professional quality images can be easily captured, s[...]
Samsung announces the NX20, NX210 and NX1000 mirrorless cameras
Samsung announces the NX20, NX210 and NX1000 mirrorless camerasSamsung announces the NX20, NX210 and NX1000 mirrorless camerasSamsung announces the NX20, NX210 and NX1000 mirrorless camerasSamsung announces the NX20, NX210 and NX1000 mirrorless camerasSamsung announces the NX20, NX210 and NX1000 mirrorless cameras

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Samsung’s Two Track Marketing in Chinese LCD Market: ‘Premium’ and ‘Localization’

Samsung plans to pursue the Chinese LCD market with two track marketing strategy of ‘Premium’ and ‘Localization’. The Samsung Electronics LCD Business confirms its two track marketing strategy for the Chinese LCD market: One is the Pre[...]
Samsung’s Two Track Marketing in Chinese LCD Market: ‘Premium’ and ‘Localization’
Samsung’s Two Track Marketing in Chinese LCD Market: ‘Premium’ and ‘Localization’

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Haier taking cloud computing to new levels with brain-controlled TV

The days of losing the TV remote seem to be drawing to a close and a new form of control is coming in the not too distant future . This week at IFA, Haier unveiled the world’s first Brain-Computer Interface Technology (BCI) Smart TV, w[...]
Haier taking cloud computing to new levels with brain-controlled TV

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Changhong announces a new 50” PDP TV for the French Market

Available in Europe for quite sometimes now, Chanhong, the Chinese Giant, has just recently starting selling its LCD and PDP TVs in France. The latest addition for the French Market is Changhong P50F738, a 50” PDP (Plasma) HD TV with a[...]
Changhong announces a new 50” PDP TV for the French Market
Changhong announces a new 50” PDP TV for the French MarketChanghong announces a new 50” PDP TV for the French Market

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Japanese scientist found rare earth mineral/element on Pacific Ocean seabed

It seems that China’s monopoly on Rare Earth Mineral/element may hopefully soon be something of the past! According to Reuters, some Japanese scientist has found a heavy concentration (1km2) of rare earth mineral at the bottom (6000m) [...]
Japanese scientist found rare earth mineral/element on Pacific Ocean seabed

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Hot from the udder: China makes cows produce breast milk

This is no joke, although it sounded like one when we first came across this news article but China actually genetically modified a dairy cow’s genes to produce genuine breast milk. Chinese scientists modified these dairy cows to[...]
Hot from the udder: China makes cows produce breast milk

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Moto bringing Dual-Core, -Mode, -SIM Android Powerhouse to the Mainland

Today we have some interesting news coming out of Beijing from Motorola, as they recently announced the release of the MOTO XT882 for mainland China, which bears a striking resemblance to the Motorola Atrix 4G. Moto China said that thi[...]
Moto bringing Dual-Core, -Mode, -SIM Android Powerhouse to the Mainland
Moto bringing Dual-Core, -Mode, -SIM Android Powerhouse to the MainlandMoto bringing Dual-Core, -Mode, -SIM Android Powerhouse to the Mainland

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Giant Chinese Electronic Company Changhong now in France

The Giant Chinese Electronic Company Changhong based in Mianyang is the second largest TV manufacturer in China and according to Wikipedia the company was responsible in 2004 for 90% of the television sets exported from China to the St[...]
Giant Chinese Electronic Company Changhong now in France
Giant Chinese Electronic Company Changhong now in France

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White iPhone 4 coming April 28, goodbye fake parts

I promise to keep the stories about products from American companies to a minimum, although I am also American, but love them or hate them, everybody talks about Apple. Today Apple revealed through their site that the white iPhone 4, w[...]
White iPhone 4 coming April 28, goodbye fake parts
White iPhone 4 coming April 28, goodbye fake parts

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[CEBIT 2011] Looking for some kinky headphones? Leman CN might be it

At Cebit my eye got captured by a Chinese manufacturer called Leman CN, this company produces multimedia headphones, microphones, speakers and various computer accessories. A short into to Leman CN: Shenzhen Baoan Leiming Electronic Fa[...]
[CEBIT 2011] Looking for some kinky headphones? Leman CN might be it
[CEBIT 2011] Looking for some kinky headphones? Leman CN might be it[CEBIT 2011] Looking for some kinky headphones? Leman CN might be it[CEBIT 2011] Looking for some kinky headphones? Leman CN might be it[CEBIT 2011] Looking for some kinky headphones? Leman CN might be it[CEBIT 2011] Looking for some kinky headphones? Leman CN might be it

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Socool X5-C… Marketing Lesson 6… This is, my friend, a MID

Socool, another quite unknown company outside of China has release a few weeks ago anew MID, the X5-C. Sold in China at around 999 Yuan, our X5-C comes with 8GB of RAM, Runs Android (not sure which version), as a GLONAV7560 600M ARM9+6[...]
Socool X5-C… Marketing Lesson 6… This is, my friend, a MID
Socool X5-C… Marketing Lesson 6… This is, my friend, a MIDSocool X5-C… Marketing Lesson 6… This is, my friend, a MID

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DTS and Lenovo set to bring stunning sound to everyone

DTS and Lenovo has signed an agreement to bring the DTS sound technology to Lenovo computers with the first product scheduled to be launched in China this year. Beside today’s press release there is nothing much here, but I for one, we[...]
DTS and Lenovo set to bring stunning sound to everyone

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Meizu M9 Website Goes Live

Meizu, the company that, depending on who you ask, is a high profile device manufacturer or a dirty, dirty copycat – Meizu copied the iPhone UI, Meizu announced their UI before Apple, their media player is better than Apple’[...]
Meizu M9 Website Goes Live
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Counterfeit HTC website hocking counterfeit HTC phones

With more and more of China getting connected to the internet, it seems reasonable that consumers would grow more aware of the abundance of counterfeit goods flooding their markets, and gain interest in online shopping. This considered[...]
Counterfeit HTC website hocking counterfeit HTC phones
Counterfeit HTC website hocking counterfeit HTC phones

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Onda releases a new PMP

Onda announced today the release of a new PMP, the VX580LE. Equipped with a 5″ display, it is compatible with RM / RMVB (including RealVideo8/9/10 coding), MKV (H.264 encoding), MPEG (AVI), MOV, FLV, MPG, VOB, MPE, and DAT. It ca[...]
Onda releases a new PMP
Onda releases a new PMP

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Samsung W899 a new double amoled screen clamshell Android phone

The Samsung W899 is intended for the chinese market only, it runs on Android 2.2, has a 5-megapixel camera, GPS and a microSD card slot as well as WiFi capability. The most interesting thing about it though is the presence of not one, [...]
Samsung W899 a new double amoled screen clamshell Android phone
Samsung W899 a new double amoled screen clamshell Android phoneSamsung W899 a new double amoled screen clamshell Android phone

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Chinese bootlegs? In App Store? Still?

Pirating anything is very illegal and it is also a big money maker in China, where copyright laws are viewed as more of a guideline than a law to be enforced. Mobile phones, sneakers, and prescription drugs are some of the famous count[...]
Chinese bootlegs? In App Store? Still?
Chinese bootlegs? In App Store? Still?

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How to raise productivity on the dairy farm

In China, dairy farming is turning into big business, but raising cattle can be a big strain on the environment. Cow manure produces a lot of methane, and harmful greenhouse gas which is 23 times more damaging than carbon dioxide. The [...]
How to raise productivity on the dairy farm
How to raise productivity on the dairy farm

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[FPD 2010] Hanvon’s Triton Powered Color e-Reader “WISEreader” hands-on

Available in Pre-order in China, Hanvon’s latest e-Reader is according to the company the world first Color e-book reader. Name “WISEreader” this new e-Reader comes with a 9.68” Screen from E INK Triton technology, display 4096 colors,[...]
[FPD 2010] Hanvon’s Triton Powered Color e-Reader “WISEreader” hands-on
[FPD 2010] Hanvon’s Triton Powered Color e-Reader “WISEreader” hands-on[FPD 2010] Hanvon’s Triton Powered Color e-Reader “WISEreader” hands-on[FPD 2010] Hanvon’s Triton Powered Color e-Reader “WISEreader” hands-on

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Chinese Supercomputer One-Ups US Processing Speed Record

Chinese National Supercomputing Center supercomputer Tianhe 1A broke the world supercomputer processing speed record for the first time, it was announced last week. At over 2.5 petaflops (2.5 thousand trillian calculations per second),[...]
Chinese Supercomputer One-Ups US Processing Speed Record

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