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Chinese phone maker Xiaomi enters Brazil

Leader of the <i>Fortune</i> Unicorn pack Xiaomi—a $46 billion mobile device-maker—entered Brazil on Tuesday. The arrival represents the company’s first …

China's Xiaomi Building Patent 'War Chest' in Preparation for U.S. Launch

The Chinese phone maker's top international executive also downplays the notion that the company is an Apple copycat.<p>Xiaomi international head Hugo Barra said on Thursday that the Chinese electronics company is looking to file more patents and strike more deals ahead of a launch into the U.S. …

Xiaomi VP Hugo Barra Defends Against Copycat Accusations in New Interview

Xiaomi vice president Hugo Barra, who came to the company from Google, today did an interview with <i>Bloomberg</i> where he once again spoke out in defense against copycat accusations that have been levied against the company.<p>According to Barra, all of the copycat claims come from a single iPhone 5-style …

Xiaomi’s Hugo Barra talks Apple copycat ‘melodrama,’ more in Bloomberg interview [Video]

As smartphones grow in popularity in emerging markets, Hugo Barra has very publicly spoken for Xiaomi, the Chinese-based technology company that he left Google to join as Vice President of International in September 2013. Today, he sat down with <i>Bloomberg</i> to talk about many topcis, including …

Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 full details leaked ahead of launch

Xiaomi is expected to launch its new Redmi Note 2 smartphone alongside its MIUI 7 operating system tomorrow, but any remaining surprises have been completely ruined by a leaked selection of hands-on pictures from China.<p>Along with a good look at the smartphone’s exterior, there is also an extensive …

The ‘Apple of China’ May Soon Release Its First Laptop

It’s the second-most valuable private tech company in the world, but it only makes smartphones—for now.<p>Xiaomi, which is headquartered in Beijing and …

Xiaomi to unveil ‘new flagship’ Mi 4c on September 22

Xiaomi just announced on its official forums that it will be releasing a ‘new flagship’ device on September 22nd. The company is coy on what this new smartphone will feature, or where it will be released, but does state that it will be called the Mi 4c. This news comes just a couple of weeks after …

Xiaomi will sell a flagship Android phone for $204

Xiaomi has somehow put one of the best processors on the market into a smartphone that costs just $204. The Mi 4c is a Xiaomi's China-only version of the company's Mi 4i, but it's updated some of the internals to keep things fresh. The two big changes over the Mi 4i are a new powerhouse in the form …

Mobile Technology

Xiaomi launches “Mi Mobile”, offers 3GB data for under $10

Xiaomi has continued its expansion into all-things-consumer with the launch of its MVNO network “Mi Mobile” in China. The first OEM to launch a carrier, Xiaomi’s mobile network is offering 3GB of LTE data for RMB 59 – which is under $10 – if you sign up to a monthly plan.<p>Unlike its mobile products, …

Xiaomi has come up with its own version of a Segway, for just over $300

Having built a formidable empire in just a few years on the success of its smartphones, Xiaomi is expanding into all kinds of electronics. On Monday, the Chinese company introduced its latest effort -- the Ninebot mini, a self-balancing, Segway-esque scooter.<p>The tech giant, currently the world's …

Xiaomi

Xiaomi, the Chinese company behind the Mi Phone & Mi Pad, reportedly plans to clone 3D Touch next

Following the rumor that Samsung plans to bring 3D Touch style features to next year’s Galaxy phones, it’s no surprise to hear a report that Apple’s greatest fan – the Chinese company Xiaomi – plans to do the same.<p>The report from a well-known Chinese tipster says that Xiaomi has patented a …

These Are Xiaomi's Devices That'll Get The MIUI 7 Update

Xiaomi has introduced quite a few smartphones and all sorts of tech gadgets this year, but hardware isn’t the only thing this company has to offer. …