Tech Startups Get a Reality-Check as Chill Settles Over US Stock Market

Tech Startups Get a Reality-Check as Chill Settles Over US Stock Market

By Anna Domanska - Apr 03, 2016

A report released by research firm Dealogic noted that there was no tech IPO icecreakers in the first quarter of 2016 on U.S. exchanges. The last time this happened was in the firs

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Huawei Has Reportedly Toppled The Dominant Xiaomi In China

Huawei Has Reportedly Toppled The Dominant Xiaomi In China

By Carrie Ann - Oct 23, 2015

According to new research, Xiaomi has been unseated as the top smartphone maker in China by Huawei, a major setback for a company that has been referred to as the Apple of China.

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Top Android Smartphone Producer HTC Slash 15% of Its Workforce

Top Android Smartphone Producer HTC Slash 15% of Its Workforce

By Carrie Ann - Aug 14, 2015

On Thursday, Hong Kong-based Smartphone producer – HTC Corporation said it plans to cut 15 per cent of its workforce and slash operating expenses by more than a third, as t

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Chinese Handset-Producer Xiaomi Plans to Set up Its Empire in Brazil

Chinese Handset-Producer Xiaomi Plans to Set up Its Empire in Brazil

By Christy Gren - Jul 01, 2015

Chinese Handset-producer – Xiaomi will start selling smartphones in Brazil by this month. The company is going to make its first appearance in Latin America, and the first ma

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Xiaomi to Open Its Official Online Store in US and Europe

Xiaomi to Open Its Official Online Store in US and Europe

By Christy Gren - May 28, 2015

Xiaomi, a Chinese, privately owned consumer electronic company, is set to launch its official online store – Mi.com -in the US and in the United Kingdom, Germany, and France. The

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Segway acquired by Ninebot, Xiaomi-backed Chinese start-up

Segway acquired by Ninebot, Xiaomi-backed Chinese start-up

By Carrie Ann - Apr 16, 2015

Beijing based transportation robotics firm Ninebot announced on Wednesday that it has acquired U.S. rival Segway Inc, manufacturer of self-balancing electric scooters. Once the dea

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China's Xiaomi to buy stake in software firm Kingsoft for $68M

China's Xiaomi to buy stake in software firm Kingsoft for $68M

By Carrie Ann - Jan 19, 2015

Xiaomi, the world’s third largest smartphone distributor has agreed to purchase close to 3% stake in Kingsoft Corp., a Beijing-based software company, in which the smartphone mak

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Xiaomi unveils Mi Note to fight the iPhone 6 Plus

Xiaomi unveils Mi Note to fight the iPhone 6 Plus

By Christy Gren - Jan 16, 2015

After teasing a super-thin new smartphone earlier this week, smartphone maker Xiaomi launched a new iPhone 6 Plus competitor, Mi Note. Xiaomi is called the Apple of the East an

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Chinese Tech Firm Xiaomi's Revenue Doubles in 2014, Plans To Expand To More Countries

Chinese Tech Firm Xiaomi's Revenue Doubles in 2014, Plans To Expand To More Countries

By Christy Gren - Jan 05, 2015

Xiaomi, the world’s third largest phone maker has raked in robust sales in 2014 more than doubling its revenue from the year before. The four year-old Chinese smartphone maker’

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