Hacker group Anonymous took down hundreds of Chinese websites

Hacker group Anonymous took down hundreds of Chinese websites

Anonymous are currently very active in China where they took down many sites belonging to the Chinese authorities. The hacker group Anonymous has apparently selected China as its target, the group announced its actions on Twitter. And it realeased the list of hacked websites as evidence on the online service Pastebin. According to these lists, […]

China export key technology of high-speed rail overseas for the firs time

China export key technology of high-speed rail overseas for the firs time

China CNR Corporation won the supporting contract of traction and network control systems in Bangladesh DMU project. This is the first time that China export its own traction and network control systems, which contain key technologies of the bullet train. The signing of the contract also means after a long process of introduction, digestion, absorption, […]

China’s BYD unveils luxury sedan amid gloomy outlook

China’s BYD unveils luxury sedan amid gloomy outlook

China’s electric carmaker BYD Automobile Co., Ltd. debuted a new luxury sedan model over the weekend as part of the company’s efforts to shift its focus away from the competitive low-end car market. The G61.5TID DCT sedan is a high-end flagship vehicle powered by the company’s proprietary technology, said Hou Yan, the company’s sales director. […]

China launches French-made communication satellite

China launches French-made communication satellite

China successfully sent a French-made communication satellite “APSTAR-7” into orbit with a Long March-3B carrier rocket launched from the southwest Xichang Satellite Launch Center Saturday evening. Monitoring data indicated that the satellite separated from the carrier rocket and reached its designated geostationary transfer orbit (GTO) 26 minutes after its launch at 6:27 p.m.. Produced by […]

Purging the Internet: more than 1,000 arrests since mid-February

Purging the Internet: more than 1,000 arrests since mid-February

Chinese police have arrested a total of 1,065 suspects and cleared more than 208,000 “harmful” messages during the anti-internet operations conducted since mid-February, said Saturday Xinhua news agency. Operators of more than 3,000 websites have been warned in this campaign, these “harmful” messages include arms smuggling, drugs, dangerous chemicals, the sale of human organs and […]

NetEase announced the change of is English name

NetEase announced the change of is English name

NetEase, Inc. (Nasdaq: NTES) today announced that in the Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM), the shareholders agreed to change the English name of the company from “NetEase.com, Inc.” to “NetEase, Inc.” The Extraordinary General Meeting was held on March 29, 2012 in NetEase Beijing office. NetEase’s business has been increasingly diversified, covering entertainment, community, e-commerce and […]

Nokia to launch new smartphones in China

Nokia to launch new smartphones in China

Nokia is preparing to launch smartphones tailored for Chinese consumers. The Director General of the Finnish group, Stephen Elop, has launched in Beijing two models based on the combined Lumia Lumia 610 and 800, but tailored to the Chinese networks, to compete with Apple and Samsung. Running Microsoft software, these smartphones will be sold by […]

Government reserved domain names illegally registered by domain squatters

Government reserved domain names illegally registered by domain squatters

At least 18 reserved .cn domains were registered illegally by domain squatters, said the .cn domain registry CNNIC (China Internet Network Information Center) this week. These high-value domain names have been cancelled. These 18 reserved domains, including “tianjin.cn”, “nanjing.cn” and “120.cn”, were registered during September 2010 to January 2011. CNNIC announced that the materials for […]