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Xiaomi Announcement November 24

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Xiaomi MiBand App For iOS Released

Weibo:

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Current MiBand owners need to update the firmware or it won’t connect to the iPhone. iPhone owners lacking Android in their lives need to borrow someone’s phone to do that. Ouch.

Previously here:

Xiaomi MiBand iOS Software Peek
iOS Software For Xiaomi MiBand Coming

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Xiaomi Windows Phone? Part Two

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Previously here:

Xiaomi Windows Phone?

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Apple: “Focus.” Xiaomi: “No.”

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Pipo To Do Smartwatch-Thing

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See their forum post [Google Translate].

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Xiaomi Miscellany

Colors coming to Xiaomi phones too?

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Surprise! Xiaomi To Get Into CPUs After All

On October 31, PadNews (among other sites) ran a story about Xiaomi getting involved with CPUs [Google Translate]. Xiaomi denied the story.

Now it’s November 6 and BAM!

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Xiaomi MiBand Gets A Review

Review: Xiaomi Mi Band, basic but useful wearable

Although this little device hasn’t got access to all the cool Android Wear features the Mi Band has earned itself a permanent place on my wrist where as the LG G Watch with all its features is currently collecting dust!

Prior Xiaomi MiBand posts

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Xiaomi’s “KK99″ Is A Large Power Bank

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Xiaomi News Bits 10/30/14

Xiaomi Poaches Spotify’s Donovan Sung To Lead International Product Development

Now that it’s apparently the third largest smartphone maker in the world, China’s Xiaomi needs experienced heads to help it build its business outside of Asia. And that’s exactly what it’s getting. TechCrunch understands that the company has completed a significant international hire, poaching Donovan Sung, who was Spotify’s first product manager in the US, to run its international product development team in a role based out of Beijing.

That’s interesting. Liwan Jiang, a co-founder who wrote the book about Xiaomi (not Lei Jun as I originally thought), has moved from China to Silicon Valley on a mysterious product development journey.

That Yi HD home security camera Xiaomi is selling gets an unboxing, setup, and test over at the Mi Forum [Google Translate].

And another pimp image has been released for whatever the hell it is Xiaomi plans to announce this Saturday(!), November 1. See it after the break.

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