Briefing: Tesla is recruiting more staff for its Shanghai factory

特斯拉上海工厂启动最新招聘 开放岗位达30个–北京青年报 What happened: Tesla will be one of more than 100 companies recruiting at an upcoming job…


Updated: Gabbana of D&G claims hack was responsible for racist comments over Shanghai show

The caption under the cannoli reads, "Is it too big for you all?" Image credit: @DolceGabbana/Instagram On November 21…


Hema's Shanghai manager fired over expiration date "labelgate"

Image credit: Bailey Hu/TechNode In a situation now being referred to as "labelgate," employees at a Shanghai Hema…


Bitcoin's steep fall in value echoes around Chinese internet

Screenshot from a short online clip showing what appear to be unused miners. Cryptocurrency exchanges and initial coin…


Asia crypto experts stay positive despite current bear market

From left: TechNode editor-in-chief John Artman and panelists Patrick Dai, Jack Liu, and Edith Yeung. Image credit:…


Briefing: Meitu partners with Xiaomi as its selfie phone business flags

Xiaomi takes over Meitu’s struggling selfie-focused phone business–Engadget What happened: Meitu has announced that…


Robot-fighting show aims to champion maker culture in China

Part of a flyer advertising The Makers' offline robot combat competition, King of Bots. Image credit: The Makers/Weibo…


Briefing: Smartisan confirms it's suffering a cash crunch

罗永浩被指无法支付员工工资 锤子回应:危机是有 但请给时间–证券日报 What happened: In response to reports that smartphone brand Smartisan is suffering…


Briefing: China to require news and social media sites to log and report user data

China to require detailed user logs from tech companies – Financial Times What happened: Beginning November 30, the…


Hong Kong's tech startup scene is catching up with mainland China

The ascension of tech startups from mainland China onto the global stage has been well-documented, but what about Hong…