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Watermelon Video halts uploads and comments

Chinese entertainment app Watermelon Video (西瓜视频) has barred new mobile video uploads, live streams, and live comments,…


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naked Hub announces to staff acquisition by WeWork China

Naked Hub has confirmed to its staff that they are being bought by WeWork China. In a recording of naked Hub's staff…


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China Unicom to roll back 2G network

Telecommunications operator China Unicom (中国联通) has begun closing down its 2G network and requested that services using…


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Tencent suspends video playback in its messaging apps

Tencent has suspended the ability to play short videos in its WeChat and QQ messaging apps, requiring users to copy the…


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Technology is changing how China's youth find love

Every weekend, the parents of Shanghai’s unmarried population gather to find potential partners for their adult…


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AutoNavi enters ride-hailing market

Chinese mapping company AutoNavi (高德地图) has launched a ride-hailing service in Chengdu and Wuhan and is hiring drivers…


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Meituan-Dianping rumored to acquire Mobike for $3.7 billion

Editor's note: Rumors are rife in China, especially so in a hotly contested area like transportation and O2O services.…


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Lu Jian named Linkedin China president

Professional networking platform Linkedin has appointed former CCtalk CEO Lu Jian as head of its China operation with…


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China's internet 53rd cheapest in the world

The cost of mobile data in China ranks 53rd in the world, with the country experiencing a decrease in data costs for…


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Xiaomi CEO reacts to Apple's public transport card announcement

Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun has said that the company’s smartphones already enable commuters to pay for public transport in over…