Special China Media Event by Apple on September 11

Apple sent out invites for its media event in US which is to be held on September 10,2013. But apart from that Apple has also kept a special media event in China on September 11, 2013. This seems to be strange. Apple has not done anything like this in recent times. The event will take place at Beijing’s … Continue reading “Special China Media Event by Apple on September 11”

Apple announce name of person who downloaded 25 billionth app: Chunli Fu of Qingdao, China

Over two days ago Apple officially announced that its near-four year old App Store had reached a mammoth 25 billion downloads. Prior to that Apple had announced the person to download the 25 billionth app would receive a $10,000 iTunes Gift Card and since the time the milestone app was downloaded we were waiting for Apple to … Continue reading “Apple announce name of person who downloaded 25 billionth app: Chunli Fu of Qingdao, China”

iPhone 4S pre-orders in Hong Kong sold out: 10 minutes is all it took

Apple began taking pre-orders for the iPhone 4S in 15 additional countries this past Friday, including Hong Kong, and the country had to put up a ‘sold out’ board after just 10 minutes, thanks to a huge demand for the Apple product, despite the fact that the 4S’ signature feature — Siri — doesn’t yet converse … Continue reading “iPhone 4S pre-orders in Hong Kong sold out: 10 minutes is all it took”

Spotted: iPad knock-off running Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread (video)

Look what we’ve found here: a 9.7 inch tablet that looks pretty similar to Apple’s iPad BUT runs Google’s Android operating system (2.3.3 Gingerbread). The knock-off is called Aocos N19 and, of course, like all other knock-offs, this device too originates from China. The device comes loaded with an impressive 1.2GHz ARM Cortex A8 processor (which basically … Continue reading “Spotted: iPad knock-off running Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread (video)”

Presenting the iPhone 5 (fake, of course)

There”s a saying here in my country which goes like this: “It happens only in India!” It”s not just a statement but a famous phrase used in many places. And for fake gadgets and products, well, we have to aptly say “It happens only in China!” The city of Shenzhen in Guangdong, China is known … Continue reading “Presenting the iPhone 5 (fake, of course)”

Is this the next iPhone?

Here we go again! Some new iPhone 4S/5 pictures have surfaced on the web, pointing at a 3D-equipped next-gen iPhone with dual rear cameras. The pictures (below) originate from Shenzhen, Guangdong China, and depict a pretty similar look to the current iPhone (iPhone 4), only to be distinguished with a new back of the phone. As … Continue reading “Is this the next iPhone?”

Hacked! China warns Google to back off or bear the brunt

In a classic case of Whodunit, China has warned Google to stay within their limits or suffer, after Google, who noticed quite a few gmail accounts being hacked, accused China of the unholy act. The Asian giant denied indulging into any act of hacking and suggested Google is playing a risky game by blaming them, which … Continue reading “Hacked! China warns Google to back off or bear the brunt”

Limited-edition Gold-plated Porsche 911 Turbo S dazzles, is not for the faint-hearted

So they say: some things are worth their weight in gold. The limited edition Porsche 911 Turbo S, covered in a stunning gold-bronze-metallic layer, is a one-of-its-kind rare jewel that is just waiting to give you heart fail. Priced at a whopping $537,000 USD., the car features a 3.8-liter flat-six engine equipped with 530 horsepower and the … Continue reading “Limited-edition Gold-plated Porsche 911 Turbo S dazzles, is not for the faint-hearted”

Video: Presenting… iPad 3!

With rumors of the 3rd gen iPad flowing with expectations from all corners, a video has come in from China, showing you how to make a device in two weeks… and call it the iPad 3! Apparently, a passionate geek has assembled a decent looking white “iPad 3” with a beautiful sticker of an Apple … Continue reading “Video: Presenting… iPad 3!”

China – The Clone Capital (Amusing)

China truly is the capital of clones. The things coming out from the world’s most populated country are on everyone’s lips – be it comments on the low-life of Chinese products, or duplicates of popular known products – China never ceases to amuse us. And what you’ll see below is just. . . .ah forget … Continue reading “China – The Clone Capital (Amusing)”

BMW’s sumptuous electric 5-series sedan in the works for China, no candy for others

Good news for all the BMW fans in China: As part of the company’s partnership with Brilliance China Automotive, BMW Brilliance Automotive is planning to create a pure EV 5-series – a sedan that is destined exclusively for China. Apart from this, the company is yet to reveal any more details but Engadget claims they know … Continue reading “BMW’s sumptuous electric 5-series sedan in the works for China, no candy for others”

REAL Apple White iPhone 4s have arrived!

While the whole world is craving for an official White iPhone 4 from Apple, somewhere down the lanes in a Grey market area in China, these White iPhone 4s are selling like hot cakes, though also leaving a large hole in the buyers’ pockets! Back in October, when Apple completely removed the White iPhone 4s … Continue reading “REAL Apple White iPhone 4s have arrived!”