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Chinese telecom giant Huawei in talks for a U.S. IPO

Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies Co. is reportedly in talks that could lead to an initial public stock offering in the U.S., something that could ease concerns about its independence from its home country’s government and military. The Wall Street Journal cited unnamed sources who said that Huawei, whose U.S. research and development headquarters is in… Read More »

China will surpass U.S. in smartphone shipments this year

China is on the brink of becoming the largest smartphone market worldwide this year, according to a new report from market intelligence firm IDC. Specifically, China is projected to account for 26.5 percent of all smartphone shipments in 2012, compared to 17.8 percent for the current leader, the United States. IDC analysts are attributing the surge… Read More »