virtual telecom

Chinese government criticizes mobile operators for misleading ads, again

Back in June, China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) met with the nation's three major telecom…


State media calls out Didi for its misleading "one click" panic button

Starting September 8, Didi suspended seven late-night services for a week as it rushed to implement a host of new…


Alipay has gained 200 million active users in one year

It's been a good year for Alipay, according to Ant Financial CEO Jing Xiandong. In the last 12 months, Jing announced…


Toutiao sets up mini-programs, following in BAT's footsteps

Popular content aggregator Jinri Toutiao plans to roll out mini-programs, joining WeChat, Alipay, and Baidu in a race…


Briefing: Alipay and UnionPay join forces on barcode payment

微信之后,支付宝也接入银联,支付行业将有这些大变化–每日经济新闻 What happened: On September 14, a source told an NBD News reporter, Alibaba's online…


Briefing: US lawmakers question Google over China search engine

Google's China plan spurs inquiry from U.S. lawmakers, staff departures–Reuters What happened: Yesterday, a bipartisan…


Briefing: Ant Financial pledges RMB 1 billion for Alipay mini-programs

Ant Financial launches mini-program business unit as it plays catch-up to Tencent’s WeChat–South China Morning Post…


Briefing: Lockers could be the rental economy's next big hit

共享储物柜的终局会是“场景垄断”?「包小存 」要从高校起步 – 36Kr What happened: A practical, if unexciting, concept has entered China's rental…


Briefing: Didi's late-night suspension causes price hikes, long waits

滴滴消失的第一夜:出租车漫天要价,强行拼车拒载,黑车暴增–AI财经社 What happened: Starting from September 8th, China's most popular ride-hailing app…


Briefing: Leshi new media unit gets fresh funding from Tencent, JD.com

Leshi’s TV-Making Arm Founds Culture and Media Unit With New Funds From Tencent, JD–Yicai Global What happened: A…