Posts Tagged ‘Zhongguancun’

First Of 4 IoT Ecosystem Accelerators Opens In China

British-based ARM has partnered with Chinese smart device firm Thundersoft to launch an Internet of Things accelerator in Beijing. The ARM Innovation Ecosystem Accelerator is an IoT one-stop shop for startups and OEMs in Beijing. The Beijing facility is the first of four planned and is aimed at further advancing China’s IoT industry. Financial terms […]


Xiaomi Builds Upon “Close” Tech Relationship With Kingsoft In China

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi and security software provider Kingsoft jointly announced that the two companies will invest to build a technology industrial park in the Haidian district of Beijing to establish a mobile Internet ecosystem. In the future, Xiaomi and Kingsoft will both locate their headquarters in this industrial park. Lei Jun, who is founder […]


Microsoft Ventures Enters China

Microsoft announced that its Microsoft Ventures, a startup initiative that aligns the BizSpark community program, the Accelerator program, and the Seed Fund, has been formally launched in China. Meanwhile, the company announced the third batch of enterprises that are included in Microsoft’s cloud accelerator. Microsoft Ventures integrates Microsoft’s various resources on a worldwide platform for […]


Beijing Government Says Ku6.com’s Staff Dismissals Are Illegal

Earlier this month, Chinese online video website Ku6.com announced it was downsizing staff by up to 20%. But now local media reports state those layoffs are not legal. In accordance with the related items in the Chinese Labor Law and Labor Contract Law, the Bureau of Human Resources and Social Security of Beijing’s Haidian District […]


China’s National Institute For Digital Copyright Research Opens In Beijing’s Zhongguancun

Supported by the government of Haidian district, Beijing, China’s National Institute for Digital Copyright Research […]


Nokia To Open 10 Specialty Stores In Beijing In 2009

Chinese mobile phone chain store D.Phone announced that the company has cooperated with Nokia (NOK) in opening a Nokia specialty store in Beijing.


Beijing’s Wireless Network To Cover All Areas Within Three Years

Zhang Yuhang, vice director for the Application Promotion Department of the Municipal Informatization Office of Beijing, said during the Wireless City Summit 2008 held in Beijing that the capital city’s wireless city construction will cover all of Beijing’s urban and suburban areas before the end of 2011.


Two Illegal Datang Subsidiary Base Stations Closed

According to Beijing Radio Administration Bureau, two illegal base stations of Beijing Xinwei Telecom Technology Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of China Datang Corporation, have been closed for interfering with the Olympic radio frequency band.


Microsoft Invests $280 Million Building New R&D Center In China

Software giant Microsoft (MSFT) says it will invest US$280 million to building a research and development center in Beijing.


AMD Heads For Chengdu

AMD has formally announced the establishment and operation of its branch in Chengdu.