Tag: China

Google Shuts Down Censored ‘Dragonfly’ Chinese Search Engine Project After Internal Confrontation: Report

Facing widespread criticism over its “censored” Search engine for the Chinese market, Google has reportedly shut down a data collection system that was key to develop the search project code-named “Dragonfly”. According to a report in The Intercept on Tuesday, the move comes after hundreds of Googleemployees raised internal complaints that the project

China Smartphone Shipments Decline 21 Percent, Xiaomi Sees Growth: Canalys

Smartphone shipments in China have dropped by 21 percent in Q1 2018 compared to the same quarter in 2017, as per the latest data shared by market analyst firm Canalys. According to the report, the total number of smartphone shipments in the country in the first quarter totalled 91 million –