Meitu piggybacks on Zepeto's success with AI-powered cartoon feature

TechNode team members test out AI features on Zepeto (left) and MeituPic (right). Around two weeks ago, South Korean…


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Three Le.com executives resign as company faces over RMB 3 billion in debts

Three executives of cash-strapped Leshi Internet (Le.com) have resigned, including its general manager, Liu Shuqing.…


Former Didi driver sentenced to death for murdering passenger in Shenzhen

A court in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen has sentenced a former Didi driver to death. Pan Tujin was found…


Briefing: Outpaced by Chinese brands, Samsung shutters Tianjin phone plant

Samsung to shut Tianjin mobile phone factory as its Chinese market share slumps and manufacturing costs rise - SCMP…


Briefing: Huawei shared web domain with Iran sanctions-buster

Huawei and Skycom, the firm accused of breaching US sanctions in Sabrina Meng Wanzhou case, shared web domain according…


Briefing: Samsung fights reports of 'fake Supreme' brand partnership in China

被质疑与山寨潮牌合作,三星称其“联合的是 Supreme 意大利品牌”–TechNode Chinese What happened: At the China launch of its Galaxy A8s phone,…


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Briefing: Le.com denies that Jia Yueting's Faraday Future stake was frozen

融创催乐视网3日内清偿30亿元欠款 乐视控股否认贾跃亭FF股权遭冻结 - Securities Daily What happened: Leshi Internet (Le.com) recently stated that it…


Briefing: ofo may soon require users to park bikes in designated areas

ofo将于本月10日推新版用户停车规范,用户须在指定区域停车 – PingWest What happened: ofo released a somewhat vague notice on Thursday (Dec. 6)…


Briefing: Huawei's CFO arrested in Canada for extradition to US

Huawei CFO arrested in Canada: Canada's Justice Dept - Reuters What happened: Meng Wanzhou, Huawei CFO and daughter of…


Korean facial recognition avatar app Zepeto takes China's youth by storm

An introduction to Zepeto, one of the most popular social networking apps in China right now. (Image credit: Google…