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The AI startup powering China’s top smart speakers

Smart home logo in Xiaomi's Beijing headquarters on Oct 30, 2019, in Beijing. (Image credit: TechNode/Coco Gao) China…


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Beijing's urban center now has full 5G coverage

A few weeks after 5G's commercial rollout, a skyscraper over Shenzhen's Huaqiangbei electronics district is illuminated…


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China’s imaginary root server to fix imaginary threat

Server racks in server room cloud data center. (Image credit: BigStock/Kwarkot) To much fanfare, Chinese officials last…


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WeChat tests stickers in comments amid ad push

An example of stickers used in WeChat Moment's comments section (Image credit: TechNode/Coco Gao) WeChat tested a new…


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Shares of China's chipmakers drop as state-backed fund plans to cut stake

Investors are running scared after China's semiconductor-focused investment fund announced Friday plans to cut its…


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AR firm Nreal seeks to dismiss US-based Magic Leap lawsuit

The AR image shown through the 5G-enabled glasses at ZTE and Nreal booth at MWC Shanghai on June 28, 2019. (Image…


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Lenovo founder Liu Chuanzhi to retire this week: report

A Lenovo logo in Bucharest, Romania on Dec. 9, 2019. (Image credit: Bigstock/Icv) Liu Chuanzhi, the founder of Chinese…


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Norway’s Telenor grants Huawei contract to supply ‘non-core’ 5G gear

The exterior of a Huawei building on July 30, 2019, in Shenzhen. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi) Norwegian…


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China shipments for Apple's iPhone fall 35% in November: report

An Apple store in Beijing on Sept. 28, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Coco Gao) Apple’s iPhone shipments in China…


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Huawei nabs German 5G network contract, regulator approval pending

A staff member stands at the front desk of Huawei's Cyber Security Lab on July 29, 2019, in Dongguan, Guangzhou. (Image…