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  • Xiaomi backing 56 startup companies

    Hugo Barra, vice president of global operations at Xiaomi, discusses the "Xiaomi ecosystem", a network of 56 startups which develop and produce new Xiaomi-branded products.

  • A customer uses her new smartphone during the release of the iPhone 6s at an Apple store in Shanghai on September 25, 2015.

    Apple Music may have priced its China launch at a steep discount to what it charges in the U.S., but the music streaming service may be a tough sell.

  • Japan's Toshiba has proposed a new board dominated by outsiders in a reform push after a $1.2B accounting scandal.

  • As China's market fell, money managers sold shares of Alibaba and Baidu, two of the largest U.S.-listed Chinese tech companies, the New York Times reports.

  • A general view of Hewlett-Packard during the 2015 Sundance Film Festival on January 26, 2015 in Park City, Utah.

    Pat Russo and Meg Whitman will chair the boards of Hewlett Packard Enterprise and HP Inc., respectively.

  • Foxconn plans to expand in India, building 12 factories and employing 1M workers amid rising costs and labor disputes in China, the FT reports.

  • Flag bearers of participating nations march into the national stadium during the closing ceremony for the biennial Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Singapore's National Stadium on June 16, 2015.

    Singapore's intensive social media use to broadcast the SEA Games around the region begs the question: does it still matter where sports events are held?

  • New, disruptive technologies can make existing products and industries irrelevant faster than ever, but measuring the economic impact is also tougher.

  • Watching TV on a tablet computer

    Apple is reportedly in talks with programmers to offer an online TV service—a service that could help sell more devices.

  • An Android sculpture stands in the lobby of Google I/O last June.

    Google will be announcing a new payments interface, to be called Android Pay, at Google's I/O conference in May.

  • Apple and Amazon.com have ended their lawsuit over who has the right to use the "app store" name, clearing the way for both companies to use it.

  • Network Hardware Resale Bullish In 2013

    Mike Sheldon, CEO at Network Hardware Resale, explains how cloud services companies are driving business as they become its fast growing segment this year.

  • What's the Worth of an Ivy League Education?

    A college degree is by no means the only determining factor for a tech startup's success, but it turns out that it does make a difference.

  • Surprising Cities Where New Businesses Are Built

    While Silicon Valley and other traditional high-tech hubs claim dominance as places for startups, demand for health care  and other business services has put places like Indianapolis and Salt Lake City on the entrepreneurial map.

  • Baxter Robot

    That may sound strange, but in a world where robots are becoming more common on assembly lines, in manufacturing plants and shipping centers, Baxter takes robotics to a new level.

  • predictive-analytics-200.jpg

    Industries across the board are embracing the idea of collecting and analyzing data to predict future outcomes as a way to enhance product quality and gain a competitive edge.

  • Microsoft Windows 8 new interface

    PC makers, jilted of late by consumers attracted to tablets and smartphones, are pinning their hopes for a change in fortunes on the October launch of the Windows 8 operating system, announced last week. The FT reports.

  • Career Fair

    What the latest employment figures mean, experts say, is that getting the U.S. back to work remains—and is expected to be—a slow and painful process.

  • Apple iPad

    As consumers line up for its brand new iPad, some strategists worry too many Wall Street houses are lining up behind Apple, sending its stock price up too far, too fast.

  • New LED 9000 series televisions by Samsung are displayed at the 2010 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center January 7, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The TVs have built-in 3-D and processors that can convert 2-D to 3-D on the fly. CES, the world's largest annual consumer technology tradeshow, runs through January 10 and is expected to feature 2,500 exhibitors showing off their latest products and services to about 110,000 attendees.

    Samsung Electronics said on Tuesday it is considering various options to improve competitiveness of its loss-making LCD flat-screen business but declined to comment on a media report that it may spin off the operation.