ofo's US fire sale is another spoke in China's rental-bike wheel

Just over one year ago, when Chinese bike rental company ofo first rolled out its services in Washington D.C., the…


Kuaishou livestreamer detained for 15 days for mocking national anthem

In a very brief Weibo post on October 29, the public security bureau of Ningcheng County, Chifeng City in Inner…


Alibaba launches China's biggest robotic warehouse ahead of Singles Day

Image credit: Alibaba E-commerce giant Alibaba is preparing for the rush of the upcoming Singles Day, which falls on…


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Jia Yueting's Le.com shares frozen due to unpaid debts

Leshi Internet founder Jia Yueting has seen his fair share of money problems. Since late 2016, his conglomerate LeEco…


Briefing: Taiwan lawmaker calls for cryptocurrency rule update

Taiwanese Lawmaker Proposes New Business Category for Crypto Companies–CoinDesk What happened: As the mainland gears up…


Domestic brands beat Apple again in China's smartphone market this year

On Tuesday, Umeng.com (友盟+) released a report on China's smartphone market that reveals Oppo and Vivo, along with…


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Douyin becomes 2nd Bytedance product to introduce mini programs

Eagle-eyed users of Douyin (known as TikTok abroad) have spotted a new addition to the app following the latest iOS…


Honour of Kings will require real-name registration for all users, starting in Beijing

Tencent's Honour of Kings (王者荣耀), which spawned international edition Arena of Valor, has long been one of the world's…


Bilibili partners with Tencent on anime and games

Last night, anime streaming site Bilibili announced a strategic partnership with internet behemoth Tencent. Tencent…


Briefing: Ofo rumored to withdraw from Japan

ofo有意退出日本市場–日經中文網 What happened: The Chinese-language edition of Japanese outlet Nikkei is reporting that ofo plans to…