Update – February 26, 2010: read CNBC tech reporter Jim Goldman’s post > Palm’s Major Credibility Problem … read also All Things Digital post by John Paczkowski > Palm Agonistes February 13, 2010: The following is my response to a reader question about reports of Palm temporarily halting handset production via their OEM partner Foxconn. All [...]
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They really are out to get you (your IP)! Today’s link-bait award goes to Silicon Alley Insider for this gem of a headline – Reuters Reporter Assaulted While Investigating Apple’s Top-Secret China Suppliers Reuters set out to do a mini exposé on Apple’s (AAPL) secrecy and security policies and the tactics Apple uses to guard its [...]
Foxconn to open 10,000 electronics stores in China Update: December 1, 2009 It has been almost 1 year since the rumors began circulating about Foxconn expanding their retail electronics stores in China and selling Macs and iPhones direct to the public. The rumors are now closer to fact. China Daily reports that over the next [...]
WAPI + WiFi on 2nd new iPhone for China? Here’s another interesting story from the iPhone in China rumor-front … China Business News has a post today quoting a Foxconn (Hon Hai Precision) source who claims that an iPhone (presumably Model A1324) without WiFi will be ready by September. But wait, there’s more! … The [...]
China website Sina.com.cn has posted several photos (below) of the rumored new iPhone model for China. Sina.com.cn was apparently “motivated” to later alter (blur-out) both the model number and the WCDMA (China Unicom’s 3G network) inscription showing on the backside. The use of simplified Chinese inscriptions on the iPhone backside is interesting as the iPhone model [...]