Microsoft Sells Patents to Xiaomi, Builds 'Long-Term Partnership'
Jonathan Tinter, corporate vice president at Microsoft, said the company was keen to tap into Xiaomi's young, affluent and educated users by having its products pre-installed on their devices.
Apple Overtakes Samsung as the World's No. 1 Smartphone Seller
The Cupertino, Calif. tech titan has stolen the South Korean electronic giant's thunder in the smartphone sales war for the first time since 2011. But upstart Xiaomi might have the most to boast about.
Facebook Discussed Investment in Chinese Smartphone Maker Xiaomi
The political and commercial implications might have squashed the deal, however.
Xiaomi, the 'Apple of the East,' Surpasses Samsung as China's Top Smartphone Seller
In China's mobile market -- the largest on earth -- there's a brand new leader in town.