Honey, Did the Chinese Just Go from Copycats to Creative?

Honey, Did the Chinese Just Go from Copycats to Creative?

“You know, actually the Chinese brands are doing more innovation than the likes of Apple and Samsung…” It was a remark by one of my colleagues at the launch of the Lenovo Vibe X2. My first reaction, conditioned by habit, was almost one of dismissiveness. The Chinese were, after all, supposed to be many things, but not innovative. Nay, China […]

 
     
 
 

After Microsoft, Apple Products Reportedly Banned from Chinese Government Purchases

After Microsoft, Apple Products Reportedly Banned from Chinese Government Purchases

China has continued its equivocal relationship with US technology companies. The country has now prohibited the purchase of Apple hardware products from its government agencies citing security reasons. The ban will affect all the central and local agencies in China. People familiar with the matter told Bloomberg that the government is now not allowed to purchase ten Apple products including […]

     
 
 

Samsung Stumbles in India and China as Micromax and Xiaomi Take Top Spot

Samsung Stumbles in India and China as Micromax and Xiaomi Take Top Spot

All is not well for Samsung these days. The Korean giant has slipped up in two of the fastest growing smartphone markets in the world. Micromax in India and Xiaomi in China have taken the top spots by pipping Samsung, who has had a golden run over the past few years with impressive sales of its Android based smartphones across […]

     
 
 

Access Blocked Websites via HTTPS Google Webcache

Access Blocked Websites via HTTPS Google Webcache

Internet Censorship is turning out to be one of the major problems in some parts of the world, mainly China, Iran & Australia. They use some filters to block specific information on the web from their citizens. Not just countries, internet censorship is common in schools, colleges and work places. At TechPP, we have previously written many articles to help […]