Briefing: Xiaomi founder Lei Jun loses RMB 1 billion bet

Xiaomi Chief Appears to Lose 1 Billion Yuan Bet - Bloomberg What happened: A storied five-year bet between Xiaomi…


Briefing: Chinese smartphone makers comprise 66% of Indian market - report

Chinese Brands Capture a Record 66% of the Indian Smartphone Market in Q1 2019 - Counterpoint What happened: Chinese…


Huawei's stance on ownership spurs further doubts about company control

Following a recent report that cast doubt over Huawei's claim that it is wholly owned by its employees, the…


As Qualcomm's server chip bid stumbles, China joint venture shuts down

(Image credit: BigStock/viperagp) A joint venture established by a US chip giant and the government of one of China's…


Briefing: UK allows Huawei limited access to 5G networks

May to ban Huawei from providing 'core' parts of UK 5G network - The Guardian What happened: Britain will allow Chinese…


MIIT hints at loosening restrictions on foreign tech firms for cloud services

The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) of China said in a press conference Tuesday that it…


Briefing: Video of JD CEO with accuser sparks social media discussion

Surveillance Clips Show Chinese Billionaire With Accuser - The Associated Press What happened: Two edited videos of…


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Bilibili source code containing user names and passwords leaked on GitHub

(Image credit: Bilibili). A repository containing a large number of user names and passwords for Chinese…


Huawei sells 59 million smartphones in Q1, revenue up 39%

A Huawei store advertises the new Mate20 phone in Shanghai on Mar. 22, 2019 (Image credit: Cassidy McDonald /…


Briefing: CIA says Huawei gets funding from Chinese security agencies - report

CIA warning over Huawei - The Times What happened: The Times reported on Sunday that the US Central Intelligence Agency…