John Boudreau John Boudreau (79 Posts)

I cover the intersection of Silicon Valley and Asia.

Aspiring entrepreneur alert: scholarships offered for San Mateo-based Draper University

Wanna-be entrepreneurs hoping to learn about company-building at the newly opened Draper University of Heroes in San Mateo can now apply for scholarships. Venture capitalist Andy Tang and Silicon Valley entrepreneur Heidi Roizen just announced they are footing the Read More →

Apple, losing the battle with Chinese state-run media, is winning with China’s netizens

Apple, forced to apologize Monday for its earlier response to Chinese media complaints about its alleged warranty problems, appears to be winning the war of words online in that country. The fierce attacks were based on the premise Apple gave Chinese Read More →

Microsoft’s Internet Explorer Team Wishes Competitor Mozilla Happy Birthday

Microsoft's Internet Explorer team wished rival Mozilla a happy 15th birthday Tuesday. In keeping with a cake-giving tradition between the two competitors -- they have long sent each other confections upon new Web browser releases -- Microsoft sent Mozilla a birthday Read More →

Apple’s iPad dominates China’s tablet market

While Samsung is the smartphone market leader in China, Apple dominates the tablet market, according to a new report from Beijing-based Umeng Analytics Platform, a leading Chinese mobile app and analytics service. In the fourth quarter, the iPad and iPad mini Read More →

Google Chairman Eric Schmidt: China is “the most egregious” example of a nation attempting to control the Internet

Google Chairman Eric Schmidt continues to call out China for its stifling of Internet freedom. Speaking at a conference in New Delhi Thursday, Schmidt talked about his concern regarding reports that Chinese hackers recently invaded the computers at the New York Times. "As the Read More →

Japanese retailer Muji readies its San Jose store

Japanese retailer Muji, which sells home-goods and clothes, is gearing up for its downtown San Jose store opening at 11 a.m. on April 16, the company said in a statement Monday. Workers are preparing the outlet, located in downtown San Jose in Read More →

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