Michael KanU.S. Correspondent, IDG News Service

Michael Kan covers security for the IDG News Service.

Samsung slammed for alleged worker mistreatment in China

A labor rights group has accused Samsung of "illegal and inhumane violations" at its factories in China, reporting cases of excessive overtime and exhausting conditions.

China's smartphone shipments overtake feature phones earlier than expected

China's smartphone shipments surpassed those of feature phones for the first time ever during the second quarter.