Tag Archives: Chinese

Tips to stay healthy during Chinese New Year

From pineapple tarts to peanut cookies and yee sang to shrimp rolls, we look forward to indulging in our favourite snacks and goodies every Chinese New Year. Without a doubt, one of the best things about festive seasons is the food. But when you are making the rounds to see your relatives and friends, it can be difficult to let ... Read More »

Smartphone market slowed down in Q3 but Chinese makers flourished

The third quarter of 2018 saw less phones shipped globally than the same quarter in 2017 and marked the fourth consecutive trimester of shipments decline. Counterpoint estimates that 386.8 million phones were shipped globally in Q3 of 2018, down 3% from Q3 of 2017, while IDC estimates the decline at 6%. Samsung remained the top smartphone vendor with 72 million ... Read More »

Apple in Talks for First Order From Chinese Chipmaker: Report

Apple is in talks to buy storage chips from Yangtze Memory Technologies, a move that would mark the iPhone maker’s first buy from a Chinese memory chipmaker, the Nikkei reported on Wednesday. Apple will use these chips in new iPhone models and other products for sale in the Chinese domestic market specifically, the Nikkei reported, citing two people familiar with the matter. Both Apple ... Read More »

Chinese search engine Baidu hires Weibo CFO as finance chief amid AI push

Chinese search engine giant Baidu Inc said on Monday it had hired the finance chief of Weibo Corp as its chief financial officer, marking a leadership change for the firm as it hones its focus onto artificial intelligence. The appointment of Herman Yu, Weibo’s CFO since 2015, sees Baidu stalwart Jennifer Li step down as CFO after almost a decade in the role to become a senior adviser to Baidu’s top management, the company ... Read More »

Can’t breathe after Chinese food? It might be the MSG

Can’t breathe after Chinese food? It might be the MSG A very satisfying feast of kung pao chicken, sweet-sour pork or just about any Chinese dish could, at times, be accompanied with a bout of headache, giddiness or rashes. It’s aptly called the Chinese Restaurant Syndrome, but a doctor from Mahad, a four-hour drive from Mumbai, recently found out that ... Read More »

Apple’s iBooks store and iTunes films close down with the aid of chinese language government

A chinese regulator is said to have ordered Apple to shut down its iBooks keep and iTunes films only six months after the offerings were released within the country. The movement towards Apple in a rustic, which it costs as its 2d largest market with the aid of revenueafter the U.S., came from the kingdom administration of Press, ebook, Radio, ... Read More »

Top trades to ring in the Chinese New Year

You can rely on feng shui for your Year of the Monkey trades—or you can use the data. As Asia kicks off a new lunar year on Monday, we used Kensho to look for the best Chinese New Year trades over the past decade. Read MoreHow to winterize your portfolio? Think Netflix and chill US stocks have typically moved higher ... Read More »

Chinese devs abuse free Apple app-testing certs to install pirated apps

A Chinese iOS application recently found on Apple’s official store contained hidden features that allow users to install pirated apps on non-jailbroken devices. Its creators took advantage of a relatively new feature that lets iOS developers obtain free code-signing certificates for limited app deployment and testing. The number of malware programs for iOS has been very low until now primarily because ... Read More »