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Look inside Xiaomi’s stunning São Paulo office

Xiaomi operations officially began in Brazil on June 30, but the São Paulo office opened in January. Currently, 20 employees work out of the São Paulo. Employees working out of the São Paulo office have access to Mandarin Chinese languages classes! Looks like a great place to work **cough cough** please invite us to come visit **cough cough** I could use a ...

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Review MIUI 7 and win prizes!

How to participate in the contest: Make a MIUI 7 review and post it as a reply to this thread (click here!) The review can be in any form (written, image, video etc.). Be creative! Prizes: First Prize (1): Mi Headphones Second Prize (1): Mi Band + Mi Bunny Lucky Draw Prize (30): 30 Mi Credits each How to Win: ...

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How to enable daily lock screen on MIUI 7

One of the cool new features on MIUI 7 is the ability to set a daily lock screen. In short, the wallpaper on your lock screen will change every day automatically. Xiaomi ads 10 new images every week to keep the selection fresh. They say the images are award winning, copyright protected images we’ve licensed especially for this new feature. To enable daily ...

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MIUI 7 bug fix: Background apps and notifications

Why aren’t apps running in background, or showing notifications, even after enabling auto start permission and allowed to run in background? Solution 1: Settings -> Additional Settings  -> Battery  -> Manage app battery usage, now turn off the following options: Manage app battery usage Restrict apps when battery is low Solution 2: Select “Choose apps to restrict” and unselect/untick the apps from the list ...

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