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  • China
    Sunday Feb 15, 2015

    Uber

    Didi Dache and Kuaidi Dache, the two biggest players in the low-cost app-based taxi hailing market in China

    China
    Sunday Feb 15, 2015

    Didi Dache and Kuaidi Dache, the two biggest players in the low-cost app-based taxi hailing market in China, announce a merger into Didi Kuaidi. The merged company would be significantly larger than Uber in China.




  • Anningzhuang Rd, Haidian District, Beijing, China
    Wednesday Apr 22, 2015

    Xiaomi

    Mi 1s

    Anningzhuang Rd, Haidian District, Beijing, China
    Wednesday Apr 22, 2015

    On 23 April 2015, Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun and VP Hugo Barra came together to announce a new smartphone named Mi 1s in India, the first phone to be launched in India before any other country. The Xiaomi Mi Band was also launched in the same event.




  • Anningzhuang Rd, Haidian District, Beijing, China
    Sunday Apr 26, 2015

    Xiaomi

    Ratan Tata acquire a stake

    Anningzhuang Rd, Haidian District, Beijing, China
    Sunday Apr 26, 2015

    On 27 April 2015, it was reported Ratan Tata had acquired a stake in Xiaomi.




  • Futian District, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
    Monday Jul 27, 2015

    OnePlus

    2016 Flagship killer

    Futian District, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
    Monday Jul 27, 2015

    The OnePlus 2 was the successor to the company's highly successful first phone. It was unveiled a little over a year after the One, on 27 July 2015. It was highly promoted as the "2016 Flagship killer". There were very high expectations for the second generation OnePlus phones, partly because the company managed to create a high amount of hype for the upcoming phone. One of the marketing channels used was YouTube tech reviewer MKBHD who was sent a unit, which he covered in detail leading up to the launch.




  • Beijing, China
    Thursday Sep 10, 2015

    Uber

    Battle to maintain market dominance against Uber in China

    Beijing, China
    Thursday Sep 10, 2015

    Chinese Uber competitor Didi Kuaidi, the entity formed through the merger of Didi Dache and Kuaidi Dache, raises $3 billion to move more aggressively in its battle to maintain market dominance against Uber in China.




  • Futian District, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
    Thursday Oct 29, 2015

    OnePlus

    First budget phone (OnePlus X)

    Futian District, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
    Thursday Oct 29, 2015

    The OnePlus X was OnePlus' entrance to the budget phone market, at 5 inches instead of the One and 2's 5.5 inches. The phone was unveiled on 29 October 2015. The phone was sold for $249, and consisted mostly of the same internal components as the year and half old OnePlus One, but had an AMOLED display.




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