CHINA

About Great China

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WeChat Has Launched an API for Activity Trackers WeChat Two months ago WeChat launched an API for activity-tracking wearables that enables developers to build functions and features on top...

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Zhang Yaqin, a Microsoft veteran who has been credited with driving Microsoft’s R&D efforts in China, is leaving the software company for personal reasons.  Baidu...

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Chinese users are totally different from Western users. Shocking, I know. Mind = blown. The problem is that this is so obvious that most startups with foreign founders tend to gloss over this fact too quickly and don’t take into consideration just how different the users, and thusly the market, can actually be. So no matter how badass you think you are, how driven you are to succeed, you better reign in the optimism and do your homework because China will hand you your ass faster than you can Snapchat a picture of it as a momento of that time you had the world by the balls.

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Qihoo 360, the Chinese online security and Internet service provider, announced yesterday to merge 360 Smart Button, the Pressy-like Android button developed by the company,...

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Baidu Chopsticks Search The idea of smart chopsticks sounds creative, so creative that it's hard to imagine a company as boring as Baidu would...

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WeChat Public Account-based Applications Developed by Dodoca -- Dodoca, who develops WeChat public account-based applications, announced today RMB40 million (about US$6.5mn) in Series A funding from...

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The new hardware revolution has started for a while. Makers have encountered problems in industrial design or software development, and experienced electronics manufacturers, incubators,...

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Many Chinese users of Windows Live Messenger, more commonly referred to as MSN in short in China, have received an email which says the...