Briefing: 20-year-old QQ launches new 'big VIP' membership package

腾讯正式上线QQ大会员:每月35元 八大特权 - 凤凰网 What happened: Tencent, which previously announced it would launch a new membership…


AI driver monitoring is pushing forward semi-autonomous vehicle adoption

A test vehicle in Shenzhen comes equipped with driver surveillance and machine vision technology created by Chinese…


Briefing: Tencent's QQ browser under fire for unauthorized user data collection

腾讯被法学博士告了 “违法收集用户隐私第一案”出炉?官方回应 - 时间财经 What happened: In late May, a man in Jiangxi province filed an injunction against…


A Hellobike rider waits for traffic on the streets of Shanghai on March 22, 2019.

Briefing: Ant Financial's Hellobike follows Mobike, Bluegogo in doubling Beijing rate

Chinese Bike-Sharing Rental Rates Go Up Since April, Hellobike Increases to RMB 4 Per Hour, Double that Weeks Ago…


Briefing: Chinese database exposed 48.5 million dating app user records

Chinese database exposes 42.5 million records compiled from multiple dating apps - Cyberscoop What happened: Researcher…


Briefing: Short-video app Kuaishou's daily active users hit 200 million mark

快手日活跃用户超过2亿,未来将坚持精准扶贫 – TechNode Chinese What happened: On May 29, Kuaishou Vice President Wang Qiang revealed that the…


Briefing: Ofo has 6 months to enforce deposit rules, 14 million await refunds

6月起共享单车押金最迟两天退,留给ofo的时间不多了 - 新京报 What happened: At a press conference on Tuesday, a spokesman for China's Ministry of…


Huawei teams up with Tencent Video to upgrade content for smartphone users

A shopper tests a Huawei phone in Shanghai on March 22, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Cassidy McDonald) Besides…


Briefing: Alibaba may opt for second listing in Hong Kong

Alibaba Weighs Raising $20 Billion Through A Second Listing - Bloomberg What happened: Citing unnamed sources,…


WeChat to launch entirely voice-enabled services for drivers this year

At a company conference yesterday, Tencent Auto Intelligence (TAI)'s vice president Zhong Xuedan announced that it…