China Tech Investor 38: An interview with Pinduoduo’s David Liu

China Tech Investor is a weekly look at China’s tech companies through the lens of investment. Each week, hosts Elliott…


INSIGHTS | The NBA, TikTok, and a tale of three value systems

Image credit: TechNode After last week’s column, I really wanted to get back to the bread and butter of technology in…


China Tech Investor 37: Exploring the slowdown in China’s private funding with Jane Li

China Tech Investor is a weekly look at China’s tech companies through the lens of investment. Each week, hosts Elliott…


INSIGHTS | Hot take: China’s latest coming out party

Image credit:BigStock/Endgao TechNode was off last week for the National Day “golden week” holiday, but this year’s…


INSIGHTS | Digital marketing primer 2019

Image credit: Bigstock/giggsy25 It’s hard not to dislike marketing for its manipulativeness. But, it’s also hard not to…


INSIGHTS | Alibaba isn’t Jack Ma

Alibaba booth at WAIC on Aug. 30, 2019 in Shanghai. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi) On Tuesday, Jack Ma officially…


China Tech Investor 36: E-sports in China with Bloomberg’s Zheping Huang (Also Meituan’s earnings)

China Tech Investor is a weekly look at China’s tech companies through the lens of investment. Each week, hosts Elliott…


INSIGHTS | Bytedance's edtech play

Bytedance HQ (Image credit: Technode) I was mildly surprised last week to hear that Tencent is pulling out of a funding…


China Tech Investor 35: Why Xiaomi needs to face the music, with Tim Culpan (plus PDD, iQiyi, and Baidu earnings)

China Tech Investor is a weekly look at China’s tech companies through the lens of investment. Each week, hosts Elliott…


China Tech Investor 34: Alibaba, JD, and the new retail revolution with Michael Zakkour

China Tech Investor is a weekly look at China’s tech companies through the lens of investment. Each week, hosts Elliott…