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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…


Briefing: Tencent trials facial recognition to stop minors from gaming too much

Tencent employs facial recognition to detect minors in top-grossing mobile game ‘Honour of Kings’–SCMP What happened:…


Briefing: Xiaomi will launch Mix 3 phone in Beijing's Forbidden City

雷军宣布:将在故宫举行小米MIX 3发布会–搜狐 What happened: Xiaomi fans in Beijing are no doubt squealing over founder Lei Jun's…


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New proposed rules could rock China's blockchain industry. Here's what they mean

The Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) has released a set of draft regulations that, in its current form,…