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Google's smart China decision

In the past, we here in the ShadowLands have been critical of Google’s complicity in the Great Firewall of China .  So credit where credit is due – their decision to...

Hackers paralyze China's top search engine

China’s largest search engine, Baidu.com, said that it was temporarily shut down after a cyberattack Tuesday. Hackers briefly blocked access to China’s top search engine by steering traffic to another...

China's Shanda Games to acquire Mochi Media

Shanda Games Ltd., a Chinese online gaming company, said Tuesday it will acquire U.S.-based Mochi Media, Inc., in its latest move to expand worldwide. Shanghai-based Shanda said in a statement...

Taiwan chip maker TSMC's sales surge

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., the world’s largest contract chip maker, said Friday its December 2009 sales more than doubled to New Taiwan dollars 30.47 billion ($1 billion). The figure represented...