The new coronavirus outbreak is pressuring share prices for China’s biggest tech companies including Alibaba, JD, Baidu, and Ctrip.
Youku instead of YouTube, WeChat rather than Twitter, Baidu over Google. These are just a few of the tips for any foreign website aiming for a Chinese audience. To give a more holistic view for those who are hoping to bypass the “Great Firewall”, Chinese search giant Baidu is rolling out a new service in […]
Last Friday, Baidu pitted their artificial intelligence against China’s best minds in the Season 4 premiere of Zui Qiang Danao (最强大脑 or The Brain in English), a popular weekly show featuring contestants performing feats of mental agility. Seasons 1-3 all featured international competitions between China and visiting teams, leading sometimes to uncomfortable results. However, after […]
The conclusion is drawn from a survey of over 3,000 participants in 126 countries and 300 executives from China.
Ford outlined the next phase of its China expansion strategy today, focusing on SUVs, electric and connected vehicles, a streamlined business structure and closer connections to Chinese customers. Jim Hackett, CEO of Ford Motor Co mentioned that the speed of decision making is much faster in China than the US, and said Peter Fleet, Group Vice […]
If you’ve been paying attention to China’s internet industry, then you are surely aware of the term “BAT”, an acronym that’s used to refer China’s IT triumvirate Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent. For a long time, this term is the only one you need to understand China’s digital market. As pioneers of China’s internet boom, BAT […]
Chinese children go online at increasingly younger ages, Guangzhou Daily is reporting. According to a survey released at the Guangdong Internet Security for Children Forum on September 23, 2017, some children use social media as early as 3 years old, go online shopping at 7, and surpass their parents level of internet skills by the […]
Big, smooth, and with a lot of LED lights—Chinese tech leaders really seem to like to touch balls during opening ceremonies and other events. There’s nothing that screams “technology” more than a sphere full of laser lights. Of course, big balls are not the only thing that gets touched while posing for photos. Some companies […]
Say goodbye to Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram and welcome your new favorite apps. Here is everything you will need to navigate your China life. 1. Communication: WeChat (微信) The app to rule them all, WeChat is the very definition of indispensable in China. This is where you will connect with your friends, communicate with your […]
大众点评：侵权小红书内容已全部下线– Sina Tech What happened: Dianping apologized on Monday after Alibaba-backed lifestyle platform Xiaohongshu accused the company of stealing some one million posts of content from the latter. The posts shared on Xiaohongshu were synced to Dianping without users’ permission. The platform removed the content and has come up with technical tools to stop plagiarism. Why it’s […]