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05.25.14
Following Microsoft, Sony's PlayStation business officially enters China
05.25.14

Following Microsoft, Sony's PlayStation business officially enters China

It's only been about a month since Microsoft announced that it'll be bringing the Xbox to China co...

By R. Lai,   05.25.14
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04.23.14
China to restrict game sales based on content like gambling, violence
04.23.14

China to restrict game sales based on content like gambling, violence

Since China temporarily lifted its ban on foreign video game consoles in January, it was a matter o...

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01.16.14
China reveals COS: a government-approved operating system designed to break the monopoly of foreign software
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01.16.14

China reveals COS: a government-approved operating system designed to break the monopoly of foreign software

China's tried to create its very own mobile OS ecosystem in the past, but let's face it: The attem...

By R. Lai,   01.16.14
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10.28.13
Glass staircase step breaks at China Apple Store
10.28.13

Glass staircase step breaks at China Apple Store

The latest glass staircase installation in the Shanghai IAPM (China) Apple store broke 23 hours be...

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10.01.13
Apple patents Shanghai Apple Store's glass cylinder entryway
10.01.13

Apple patents Shanghai Apple Store's glass cylinder entryway

It's no secret that Apple devotes a lot of attention to the design of its retail stores. From the...

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09.27.13
China reverses 'ban' on videogames, but there's a catch and it involves Shanghai's free trade zone
09.27.13

China reverses 'ban' on videogames, but there's a catch and it involves Shanghai's free trade zone

Consider this the somewhat end of China's 13-year old (loosely enforced) "ban" on videogames. A ne...

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09.26.13
Chinese state media squashes claims of less restricted internet in Shanghai zone (updated)
09.26.13

Chinese state media squashes claims of less restricted internet in Shanghai zone (updated)

A few days ago, the South China Morning Post claimed that blocks put on websites like Twitter, Fac...

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09.24.13
China said to be unblocking sites like Facebook, Twitter and the NYT, but only in a small part of Shanghai
09.24.13

China said to be unblocking sites like Facebook, Twitter and the NYT, but only in a small part of Shanghai

Given how large a mobile market China has become, and its role in gadget manufacturing globally,...

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09.23.13
Microsoft, BesTV partnering on Chinese home entertainment
09.23.13

Microsoft, BesTV partnering on Chinese home entertainment

Microsoft has partnered with Chinese media company BesTV to develop games and related services in C...

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