Posts Tagged ‘Internet Explorer’

Are Chinese Companies Buying Opera’s VPN Business?

VPN services in ChinaA consortium of Chinese companies, including Qihoo 360 and Kunlun, have proposed to fully acquire Opera, a Norwegian browser provider, …


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% …


Are Lenovo Computers Safe For Consumer Users?

There have always been worries that the Chinese government could use its power to force homegrown technology companies like ZTE, Huawei, Qihoo 360 and Lenovo to spy on user communications, but now a bombshell has landed that shows Lenovo is forcing adware onto users’ computers on the company’s own volition. According to Errata Security, an […]


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 […]


Kingsoft’s New Browser Sets Up Battle For Web Access In China

Chinese Internet security company Kingsoft Network announced that its secured web browser has formally started public beta tests. Meanwhile, the company launched a compensation plan for testers who participate in the beta tests, stating that any user who was cheated and suffered financial losses while using Kingsoft’s browser will gain an annual compensation up to […]


Kingsoft Network Begins Recruiting Beta Testers For Chinese Web Browser

Kingsoft Network has reportedly launched its Web browser initiative and the new product is currently undergoing beta testing. According to reports in Chinese local media, Fu Sheng, chief executive officer of Kingsoft Network, has published a post on the company’s internal forum, saying that Kingsoft’s browser will soon start recruiting testers. This is reportedly the […]


China Construction Bank Teams With Microsoft For Online Banking Services

China Construction Bank and Microsoft China have signed a strategic cooperation memorandum and the two parties will jointly establish a new generation of online banking based on Microsoft’s technology platform to improve the security and convenience of online banking applications.
Under the memorandum, China Construction Bank and Microsoft China will work together to research the next-generation […]


Sohu.com Plans Chinese Web Browser

A representative from Sohu.com (SOHU) has confirmed that the Chinese Internet company plans to launch its own Internet browser product, but the detailed schedule for making it available to users has not been released.


China Mobile Will Pre-install Microsoft’s IE6

China Mobile (CHL) has reached an agreement with Microsoft (MSFT) to pre-install Microsoft’s Windows Mobile Internet Explore 6 browser in the Samsung Omnia handsets sold by China Mobile.


Google Kingsoft Ciba 1.8 Version Unveiled In China With No Advertising

Kingsoft has announced that a new 1.8 version of its Google (GOOG) Kingsoft Ciba, dictionary software jointly developed with Google, has been launched.