China Planning Operating System to Compete With Microsoft, Google and Apple


China is looking to launch its own operating system, an initiative that the government reportedly hopes will make its information systems more secure

According to a report in the Xinhua news, Ni Guangnan, of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, the country’s state-run engineering arm, says the new Chinese operating system could be launched as early as October

Details regarding the underpinnings of the operating system have yet to be revealed, but the move was reportedly spurred by the end of support of Windows XP and the ban on Windows 8 in China. The government also launched an anti-monopoly probe against Microsoft earlier this year Read more…

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via Mashable

Adario Strange


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