Huawei defeats Samsung in patent battle in China

The Chinese smartphone-maker Huawei has won a patent victory over its South Korean rival Samsung. A Chinese court in Quanzhou has ordered the Galaxy S8-maker to pay 80m yuan ($11.6m; £9.3m) to Huawei for infringing the firm’s smartphone cellular technologies. The two are also suing each other over patents in other courts. Huawei’s victory was […]


“Aibiying”: Airbnb is trying to win China

“Welcome each other with love” — “Aibiying” — is a new message Airbnb hopes Chinese consumers are ready to hear. The home-sharing service announced plans Wednesday to change its brand to “Aibiying” in China, and said it will introduce its Trips platform, which helps visitors find interesting experiences, in Shanghai. More than 80 percent of […]