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Lenovo to develop in-house apps

Chinese laptop giant Lenovo aims to develop smartphone applications in-house as it seeks to win market share from the likes of Apple

Report: India bans 25 Chinese telecom vendors

India appears to have given the green light to plans to ban Chinese telecom vendors from supplying kit to local operators, reports India’s Financial Chronicle newspaper.

Lenovo slams Apple

Apple is missing out on an opportunity to further expand in China, the Financial Times reported late on Sunday, citing Lenovo’s Chairman Liu Chuanzhi

Report: Lenovo interested in bidding for Palm

China’s Lenovo has emerged as the favourite contender to buy Palm and could pay as much as US$1.3 billion. Reuters reports that other Asian vendors such as HTC and Huawei have said they are not interested in bidding for the Californian firm. The news agency notes that Palm would fit well into cash-rich Lenovo’s current strategy that focuses on growth through acquisitions and movement into the mobile space.

Lenovo steps up mobile focus in emerging markets

Chinese PC-maker Lenovo expects mobile Internet products to account for as much as 80 percent of its sales in five years, the firm’s CEO said yesterday

Motorola launches own Android store in China, switches search engines

Motorola has made a move to take temporary control of Google’s Android platform in China while the search engine giant remains in dispute with the Chinese government

Lenovo unveils Snapdragon-powered smartbook

Laptop-maker Lenovo this week officially unveiled one of the industry’s first major ‘smartbooks,’ the mobile computers designed to compete with traditional Wintel-powered netbooks

Lenovo preps major mobile assault

Chinese computer manufacturer Lenovo is ramping up its mobile strategy in a big way by buying back a mobile phone business that it sold last year whilst reportedly partnering on a device with the country’s largest online retailer, Taobao.

China issues TD-SCDMA licenses to manufacturers

China has issued licenses to six mobile phone manufacturers allowing their handsets to access the locally developed TD-SCDMA network, according to a report in the Beijing Morning News today.

Lenovo sells mobile business for US100M

Lenovo is selling its loss-making mobile phone business to Hony Capital – a private equity fund controlled by Lenovo’s parent, Legend Holdings – for US$100 million.