Posts Tagged ‘PC’

Fujitsu Confirms PC Merger With Lenovo

Fujitsu’s president Tatsuya Tanaka says his company hopes to sign a PC business merger agreement with China’s Lenovo before March …


Most Chinese Still Don’t Use Mobiles For Online Financial Info

Internet financeFintech companies hoping to capture share in China’s booming mobile market still need to focus on traditional computing. About 80% …


Microsoft, HP, Samsung Sign Anti-piracy Agreement For Chinese Market

Microsoft has signed an anti-piracy agreement with HP and Samsung to ensure the installation of genuine Windows and Office software on their PCs sold in the Chinese market. Microsoft previously announced this agreement when the company launched its latest anti-piracy campaign in Nanjing, Jiangsu province. According to the agreement, HP and Samsung will ask their […]


Tsinghua Tongfang Unveils One-year Replacement Policy For Notebooks

Chinese PC maker Tsinghua Tongfang is making consumers happy with a new one-year replacement after-sales policy for its notebook products. This policy covers the company’s eight designated types of notebooks which were purchased after August 1, 2010, as well as all newly-launched notebooks in the future. Starting from the day of the purchase, all these […]


Online Filtering Software Redux In China

China’s Ministry of Education says that the networks of all China’s schools shall be subject […]


MIIT: Installation Of Green Dam Can Be Delayed For Unprepared Manufacturers

According to the spokesperson from China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, the installation of the Green Dam Youth Escort software can be delayed for those PC manufacturers who are not yet ready for providing the software bundled with their computers.
The spokesperson said during a press conference that the MIIT started to communicate with major […]


China Plans To Pre-install Software For Preventing Viewing Of Pornographic Websites

According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, the Chinese government hopes to pre-install web censoring software in PCs sold in China after July 1 to block some banned websites.
The Chinese government has reportedly sent notices to major PC makers, but has not released the requirement to the public. The software, which is called […]


Kingsoft Teams With PICC To Launch Computer Security Insurance In China

Chinese software and online game provider Kingsoft and the People’s Insurance Company of China have jointly announced plans to launch a computer insurance edition of Kingsoft Duba to provide better security to PC users.
This new computer insurance edition of the anti-virus software Kingsoft Duba is an insurance product targeting personal computer users, and people who […]


China Great Wall Computer Shenzhen Will Acquire Hong Kong Business

To accelerate the internationalization of Great Wall Computer’s business, the group plans to include its Hong Kong subsidiary in China Great Wall Computer Shenzhen Co., Ltd. and to establish the subsidiary as Great Wall Computer’s window to the world.


Financial Crisis Hits China’s Lenovo As Company Cuts Worldwide Staff

The global financial crisis has hit Chinese PC maker Lenovo (LNVGY) as it today announced cutting approximately 11% of its total global workforce, and the company expects to report a loss for the fiscal quarter that ended December 31, 2008.