The Alibaba Success and the Setbacks BEIJING (AP) — Even before Alibaba went online, its founder talked about making the fledgling e-commerce company a global player. At Alibaba Group's first staff meeting in 1999, a video shot by an employee shows Jack Ma...
May 9 2014, 4:10am CDT
Tesla Goes For Aggressive Pricing In China Tesla has announced pricing for its Model S sedan in China and in a surprise has decided to match its U.S. price, with one caveat. The large-battery version of the car — which appears to be the only one headed for China...
Jan 23 2014, 2:08am CST
China's Avcon Bridges Videoconferencing and Surveillance By Jane Ho
China’s nationwide outbreak of SARS in 2003 may have caused trouble for many businesses but it jump-started Avcon Information Technology, a provider of videoconference and surveillance systems. (And, yes, the...
Jan 8 2014, 9:21am CST
China Bites Into Bitcoin Bitcoins were worth nothing in 2009, when the digital cryptocurrency was first minted on the computer of its mysterious creator, Satoshi Nakamoto, who claimed to live in Japan.
Four years later the value of one Bitcoin...
Jan 6 2014, 7:46am CST
Canon Wonder Camera Concept unveiled at World Expo 2010 Canon is presenting a camera from the future at the World Expo 2010 in Shanghai.
The Canon Wonder Camera concept is combining unspecified awesome resolution, photo and video capture and a single zoom lens for all...
Jul 6 2010, 5:11am CDT
Nokia opens Flagship Store in China Nokia announced the grand opening of the first Nokia Flagship Store in Mainland China.
This is the first Nokia Flagship store in China and is located in Shanghai. Nokia signed up chinese celebrities for the opening:...
Oct 26 2007, 7:22am CDT
BMW Concept CS BMW unveiled the Concept CS at the Shanghai Motor show.
The BMW Concept CS is a four door 'Gran Turismo' coupe with dramatic and clear lines. This big ride is longer than the 7-series BMW.
It is unknown if BMW will...
Apr 26 2007, 8:00am CDT
Chinese Moon Rover China shows a moon rover that is supposed to weasel around the moon in 2012.
The 1.5m high and 440lbs moon rover is able to transmit video in real time, do some dirt digging and analyzing and generate 3D images of the...
Apr 3 2007, 7:28am CDT
Transrapid High Speed Trains Coming to US US Congress approved 90 Million Dollars to plan two Transrapid high speed train connections.
The Transrapid train can reach speeds of 310mph.
One Transrapid is for a 56 kilometer track from Las Vegas to the airport (...
Sep 29 2005, 8:54am EST
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