Posts Tagged ‘Brazil’

Jack Ma Selected Co-chairman Of Global Internet Governance Alliance Council

The Global Internet Governance Alliance held its first general council meeting in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and Jack Ma, chairman of Alibaba Group, was selected as a co-chairman of the alliance council. Ma is reportedly the only Asian representative to be co-chairman of the alliance council. After being selected, Ma said this represents the trust in […]


Chinese Tech Security Firm Invests In Brazilian Cloud Company

Brazilian cloud computing security company PSafe Technologia announced its third-round financing of USD30 million, including a reported USD25 million infusion from China’s Qihoo 360 and USD5 million from Redpoint and Pinnacle. Qihoo 360 confirmed the news of this investment and said it is an additional investment in PSafe. The Chinese company did not reveal the […]


Will Firefox OS Smartphones Have Adoption Success In China?

During the Mobile World Congress 2013 held in Barcelona, Spain, the Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE launched ZTE Open, its first smartphone product running on Firefox OS. ZTE Open has a Cortex A5 processor and a 3.5-inch screen, but other features have not yet been disclosed. At the same time, another mobile phone brand Alcatel […]


CommScope Initiates Technology Patent Lawsuits In Beijing

U.S.-based CommScope Inc. has filed technology patent infringement lawsuits in China and begun legal proceedings in Brazil against Comba Telecom Systems Holdings Ltd. and its affiliates. The legal actions by CommScope, through its Andrew LLC subsidiary, focuses on Comba’s alleged infringement of the company’s patents related to its remote electrical tilt technology for base station […]


European Electronics Firm Trimming China Operations

European electronics manufacturing services firm Elcoteq SE has decided to launch an intense global restructuring plan that will see one of its China facilities close.


Lenovo Gives Up Acquisition Of Positivo

Information from Lenovo (LNVGY) confirms that the company will temporarily give up the acquisition of Brazil’s largest PC maker Positivo, but the two sides will discuss the possibility to cooperate by setting up a strategic alliance.


China’s Lenovo May Acquire Brazilian PC Maker

According to reports from Brazilian media, the leading Chinese PC manufacturer Lenovo (LNVGY) is thinking about acquiring Brazil’s largest PC maker Positivo.


AOC To Build LCD TV Plant In Foshan

AOC, one of the world’s top Chinese monitor manufacturers, has announced plans to build a LCD module and LCD television plant in the flat-panel and LCD monitor industrial base in Nanhai District, Foshan, Guangdong Province.


YouTube Launches Simplified Chinese Interface

YouTube.com, a video website owned by Google, has formally launched its Simplified Chinese interface, marking the key step for Google’s indirect entry into China’s video sector.


Lenovo’s Final Internet Charity Auction Will Help Chinese Organizations

Lenovo (LNVGY) can’t wait to cash-in on its Olympics sponsorship and has announced the final Internet charity auction of limited-edition notebook PCs inspired by the Lenovo-designed Beijing 2008 Olympic Torch to benefit organizations in China.