Lenovo Group Ltd


  • Google eyeing up to $30 billion in foreign buyouts Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 6:07 AM ET
    An attendee uses a computer to sign in for the Google I/O developers conference on May 15, 2013 in San Francisco, California.

    Google is amassing cash overseas to help finance a foreign shopping spree that could cost the Internet company up to $30 billion.

  • China vendors flood global smartphone leaderboard Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 7:02 AM ET

    Independent analysis firm Canalys has highlighted the rise of Chinese smartphone makers which now account for half of the top 10 vendors in the world.

  • Wearables ponder next step after Nike's move Monday, 5 May 2014 | 9:50 PM ET

    Nike's decision to stop its FuelBandfitness-tracking bracelet last month sent shockwaves through the wearables industry.

  • Will the Cloud clear the way for Acer? Monday, 5 May 2014 | 1:12 AM ET

    It’s called ‘Build Your Own Cloud’ and it’s key to the cloud computing strategy that Acer hopes will turn around its fortunes.

  • China's workforce: smaller, more savvy, more restive Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 7:18 PM ET
    hinese workers dig out part of a small tunnel underground while working on a new subway line in Beijing, China.

    China's workforce is growing more restive as it shrinks.

  • PC market moving to mobile: Lenovo     Friday, 4 Apr 2014 | 4:10 AM ET

    Gianfranco Lanci, senior vice president and president of EMEA at Lenovo, discusses the group's acquisitions and strategy to move more and more into mobile and devices

  • Twitter CEO Costolo to make first China visit Sunday, 16 Mar 2014 | 10:43 PM ET
    A sign on the exterior of Twitter headquarters on Feb. 5, 2014, in San Francisco.

    Twitter CEO Dick Costolo will meet Shanghai government officials, academics and students in his first visit to China.

  • SHANGHAI, March 11- Chinese PC maker Lenovo Group Ltd said it was up to IBM to resolve a wildcat strike at a China- based factory, as a deal to buy the U.S. company's server business had yet to be finalised.

  • A strike at an IBM factory in China illustrates how shifts in the country's labor market are emboldening workers to take matters into their own hands.

  • IBM workers strike in China over Lenovo takeover Thursday, 6 Mar 2014 | 12:58 AM ET

    More than 1,000 workers have gone on strike at an IBM factory in China, in objection to the terms of their transfer to Lenovo. The FT reports.

  • Tesco in Britain and Walmart in the United States, are selling their own branded tablets pitched at customers unwilling to pay $400 or more for an Apple or Samsung product.

  • Honey, can you pick up a tablet at the grocery store? Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 1:56 PM ET

    Tesco in Britain and Walmart in the United States, are selling their own branded tablets pitched at customers unwilling to pay $400 or more for an Apple or Samsung product.

  • Smartphone wars shift from gadgetry to price Wednesday, 26 Feb 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    BARCELONA, Feb 26- The mobile phone industry is now looking to the fast-growing demand for smartphones priced at $100 or below as the market for fancier high-end devices has become saturated, but not all handset makers are able or willing to trade down.

  • Microsoft aims for bigger slice of phone market Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 2:21 PM ET
    A Windows Surface tablet.

    Microsoft is pushing to expand the appeal of its Windows Phone by using cheaper chips and easing restrictions on phone makers.

  • Brave new mobile world: Something for everyone Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 9:42 AM ET

    My email was stuffed full of commentary about what may happen at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, which is now underway.

  • SEOUL, Feb 24- LG Electronics Inc aims to broaden its range of smartphones so sales this year grow at double the rate of the market, as the South Korean company seeks to retake the position of world's third-biggest maker.

  • HP's Whitman: PC market definitely getting better Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 11:03 AM ET
    Meg Whitman

    HP CEO Meg Whitman told CNBC on Friday that she sees "brightness" in the PC market despite more negative forecasts and a move toward cloud computing.

  • *Earnings: AIA, Parkson Retail down; Citic Pacific up. HONG KONG, Feb 21- Falls in PetroChina and Sinopec shares hurt Hong Kong and mainland markets early Friday, as investors took profit on their outsized gains the previous day as scepticism lingers on how much China's state-owned enterprises will be reformed.

  • Forget Jobs, Gates—here are the names to know Thursday, 20 Feb 2014 | 11:29 AM ET
    Tim Berners-Lee

    When it comes to the most influential in tech, you might jump to Jobs and Gates. But here the names you really need to know, these pros say.

  • HONG KONG, Feb 20- Hong Kong shares posted their biggest loss in more than two weeks on Thursday, led by Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings on fears of greater competition after Facebook announced its purchase of mobile messaging startup WhatsApp. The Hang Seng Index finished down 1.2 percent at 22,394.1 points in its largest single day loss since Feb. 4.