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Xiaomi shares fall below IPO price during Hong Kong debut

Xiaomi shares fall below IPO price during Hong Kong debut

Founded in 2010 by entrepreneur Lei Jun (雷軍), Xiaomi has grown from a start-up in Zhongguancun - China's "Silicon Valley" - to become the world's fourth-biggest smartphone vendor at the end of past year, International Data Corp said. The listing comes at a delicate time for Hong Kong's stock market, with the benchmark index hitting a nine-month low last week as investors fret over escalating trade tensions between the United States and China.



"Warframe" Is Being Launched On The Nintendo Switch

While a shooter, Warframe features a number of RPG elements, putting players in the role of cyber-enhanced warriors armed with both guns and bladed weapons. "The game will not be available on Nintendo Switch", stated 2K Sports. So while the gold rush days of limited competition might soon be coming to an end for indie developers on the Switch, we're still a long way away from the tsunami of content that some worry is contributing to a race to the bottom effect on some other platforms.


Microsoft Surface Go Budget Windows Tablet With 10-Inch Display Launched

Microsoft Surface Go Budget Windows Tablet With 10-Inch Display Launched

Pre-orders have opened, but actual shipping starts in August. The availability of accessories globally is yet to be confirmed, but you'll be able to get a black Surface Go Type Cover for $99 (around £75, AU$130), with red, blue or silver "Signature" Alcantara Type Covers costing $129 (around £100, AU$170).


IHOP acknowledges it faked IHOb name change

IHOP acknowledges it faked IHOb name change

The restaurant group also updated its website to remove the temporary IHOb logo and replace it with the usual IHOP version. "We just had some burgers to bromote", the company said in a tweet . Despite their relief to learn the name wasn't changing forever, some burger lovers asked that burning question we were all thinking. "It remains to be seen whether the buzz will translate to people being more likely to consider dining at IHOP ", according to Business Insider.