Heads of two giant tech companies met in Beijing.
“Hello again! Hai Na Bai Chuan, Shanghai changes with every passing day,” Apple CEO Tim Cook posted on Sina Weibo on Monday, with a photo of Shanghai’s most famous landmark the Bund, shot by the newest iPhone XS Max.
Apple’s annual September launch took place on Sept. 12 this year in California where the much anticipated upgrades to the iPhone X and Apple Watch were announced. With iPhones now priced in the 10,000 yuan range, what are the reactions of Chinese consumers and mobile manufacturers?
The global wearable device market continued to grow in the second quarter of 2018, according to the latest report released on Sept. 5 by market research company International Data Corporation (IDC). Xiaomi and Huawei ranked second and fourth respectively among the top five on the list.
In 2013, it was common to see people upgrade to a new iPhone or Samsung every year. In 2018, the cost of a new premium smartphone has doubled to around US $1,000. I find myself holding on to my phone a lot longer nowadays.
OnePlus has emerged as the fastest growing smartphone brand in the past quarter in India, leading the high-end smartphone sales for the first time in the market.
Apple Inc. announced its plan to invest $300 million along with 10 suppliers in a China Clean Energy Fund on July 12. A new “first-of-its-kind investment fund” in the country, the new energy fund aims to connect suppliers with renewable energy sources.
XPeng responded today to the case of a former Apple employee charged with stealing trade secrets in the U.S., claiming its close attention to intellectual property.
The annual session of the China Development Forum (CDF) 2018 will be hosted on March 24-26, 2018, with “China in the New Era” as its theme. Apple CEO Tim Cook attended and spoke at the sub-forum named “Addressing the Challenge of Global Inequality”.
In the early hours of March 23, Beijing time, CNNMoney.com reported that a trade war between U.S. and China would be very bad news to some big U.S. companies.
During the first half of 2017, Apple faced a series of problems in the Chinese market including declining revenue and market share. Isabel Ge Mahe was appointed the first ever Vice President and Managing Director of Apple Greater China during this time.
Apple US announced its revenue from the fourth quarter last year, which is also the first quarter of Apple’s 2018 fiscal year.
Well-known market research firm IDC released its Q4 2017 global handset shipments report on February 1.
Users who search for “Apple” on WeChat may be directed to the new Apple Official Account, which offers information, purchasing services and other functions since January 18. For Apple users, in addition to the customer service line and official website, the Apple WeChat official account offers an efficient Internet information channel.
Guizhou-Cloud Big Data (GCBD) will be responsible for iCloud operations on the Chinese mainland from February 28, a spokesperson for Apple said.