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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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01.03.14
Some Assembly Required:  Virtual world roundup for 2014 and beyond
01.03.14

Some Assembly Required: Virtual world roundup for 2014 and beyond

Just over two years ago there was a great disturbance, as if millions (or so) of voices suddenly cr...

By MJ Guthrie,   01.03.14
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06.08.13
Tianhe-2 may easily crush supercomputer speed record at 30.7 petaflops
06.08.13

Tianhe-2 may easily crush supercomputer speed record at 30.7 petaflops

Many suspect that China's Tianhe-2 could win the supercomputer speed wars, but there haven't been...

By J. Fingas,   06.08.13
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03.23.13
China chooses Ubuntu for a national reference OS coming in April
03.23.13

China chooses Ubuntu for a national reference OS coming in April

China's government and people have historically been friendly toward Linux, although not quite on...

By J. Fingas,   03.23.13
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10.28.11
Ubuntu and Dell rekindle their love, in China
10.28.11

Ubuntu and Dell rekindle their love, in China

In 2007 Dell started a highly publicized experiment with loading Ubuntu on some of its machines....

By T. O'Brien,   10.28.11
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03.01.11
Apple's mobile partner in China announces its own iPhone rival
03.01.11

Apple's mobile partner in China announces its own iPhone rival

The parent company of China Unicom, Apple's sole partner for carrying the iPhone in China, reveale...

By D. Franklin,   03.01.11
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03.01.11
China Unicom launches WoPhone Linux platform, because the world can't get enough of Tux
03.01.11

China Unicom launches WoPhone Linux platform, because the world can't get enough of Tux

Another day, another Linux mobile platform launched. The latest flavor hails all the way from China...

By R. Lai,   03.01.11
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07.23.09
ZTE shows off recent smartphones at Wireless Japan
07.23.09

ZTE shows off recent smartphones at Wireless Japan

China's ZTE is still sticking to the low end in North America, but in its home country, the manufac...

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07.16.09
Optima OP5-E MID first non-Nokia MID to run Maemo
07.16.09

Optima OP5-E MID first non-Nokia MID to run Maemo

Honestly, now that Nokia's hooked up with Intel we didn't think we'd ever see any more straight Mae...

By Nilay Patel,   07.16.09
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