ofo co-founder denies job cuts and departure of COO

ofo co-founder Yu Xin has denied allegations that it is laying off 50% of its employees and its chief operating officer…


Meipai criticized for inappropriate content

Short video platform Meipai (美拍) has been criticized by regulators for spreading vulgar content and negatively…


Former LeEco CEO Jia Yueting banned from train and air travel

LeEco founder Jia Yueting has been banned from luxury air and rail travel. The restrictions include a complete…


Tencent files RMB 1 lawsuit against Bytedance for unfair competition

Chinese technology giant Tencent has filed a lawsuit worth RMB 1 against Bytedance and Microvision Technology for…


Tencent calls out Jinri Toutiao for questionable aggregation practices

Tencent's public relations director Zhang Jun has criticized Bytedance's news aggregation platform Jinri Toutiao for…


Second-hand mobile phone user data is being sold in China for as little as RMB 10

Second-hand mobile phones have become a target for illicit data brokers, who recover deleted user data and sell it on…


Alibaba leads $300 million investment in Xiaohongshu

Lifestyle and community e-commerce platform Xiaohongshu (小红书) has completed its Alibaba-led Series D worth $300…


Women need female role models to drive equality in China's tech companies

Digital technologies have shaped the modern world. They have become great equalizers capable of amplifying voices that…


The trends driving Chinese tech: Highlights from Mary Meeker's 2018 Internet Trends Report

Chinese technology companies have witnessed amazing growth in the past half decade. Of the world’s top 20 internet…


Internet finance breeds the largest number of Chinese unicorns

Internet-based financial services make up the biggest category of Chinese unicorns, with entertainment services coming…