Alibaba CEO Jack Ma To Step Down As CEO On May 10th, Stay On As Chairman Of China’s Ecommerce Giantview story

http://techcrunch.com – Jack Ma, who has been CEO of Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba for the past 14 years (since it was founded in 1999), will step down on May 10 2013 but remain as company chairman — focusing on Alibaba’s strategic vision, talent development to grow the internal leadership team, and corporate social responsibility efforts. (IT news)

New firmware comeoutview story

http://forum.xda-developers.com – GT-I9300 - Taiwan PDA: I9300ZSEMA1 CSC: I9300OZSEMA1 Version: Date: 2013-01-07 Regions: China, Hong Kong (HowTos)

Wi-Fi And Cellular Versions Of The iPad Mini And 4th-Gen iPad Will Hit China This Weekview story

http://techcrunch.com – Apple announced today that the Wi-Fi and cellular versions of the iPad mini and the fourth-generation iPad with Retina display will be available in China this Friday. (IT news)

Baidu-Kingsoft Alliance Rumors Gain Further Credence As Qihoo 360 CEO Fumesview story

http://techcrunch.com – Reports that Baidu, the Internet giant known as “the Google of China,” is planning to become a strategic investor in security software company Kingsoft gained traction today when Kingsoft announced that it is in discussions with “independent third parties relating to a possible disposal,” though it gave very little away in the rest of the release: “If materialised, th (IT news)

Discuss sth to do with motoview story

http://forum.xda-developers.com – Hi, everyone. I am an atrix user from china. Please don't mind my bad english. Some of them are from google translate. I think everyone knows atrix 2 's 4.1 update released in these few days. And atrix users in China comes to be very angry about that and trying to complain the issue to the regional CEO of moto. They are spamming that guy's weibo. (HowTos)

Angry Birds-Maker Rovio Crossed 263M Monthly Active Users Last Monthview story

http://techcrunch.com – Rovio, the Finnish makers of Angry Birds, said they crossed 263 million monthly active users in December, with 30 million downloads in Christmas week alone and 8 million downloads on Christmas Day. The figure is about 30 percent higher than the 200 million monthly active users the company had at the end of 2011. For perspective, 263 million monthly actives is nearly as many as Zynga has. (IT news)

Apple’s Cook Talking Smartphone Deal with China Mobile?view story

http://www.thevarguy.com – In mid-December, Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) disclosed that it had sold more than 2 million iPhone 5 smartphones in China since the unit’s launch there on Dec. 14, shattering its previous sales records. (IT news)

Apple Not Focused On Developing Cheaper iPhone, Says Marketing SVP Phil Schillerview story

http://techcrunch.com – Earlier this week, reports that a cheaper iPhone is in the works caused plenty of buzz as observers speculated about how such a device could help Apple target emerging markets, including China. But an interview Apple Marketing SVP Phil Schiller gave to the Shanghai Evening News (link via Google Translate) seems to refute the rumors. (IT news)

HTC claims new licensing agreement with Apple will benefit them in 2013 and beyondview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – In case you haven’t heard, Apple and HTC have reached an agreement that will finally end their ongoing patent battle. The new 10 year agreement will cover all current, pending and future patents. (IT news)

Leading Indonesian E-Commerce Platform Berrybenka.com Raises Stage A Funding From GREE Venturesview story

http://techcrunch.com – GREE Ventures, the venture capital arm of social gaming company GREE, has made an undisclosed series A investment in leading Indonesian e-commerce fashion platform Berrybenka.com. (IT news)