Super app Meituan promises prudence after Mobike bill hits home

Image credit: Meituan Operating losses at Chinese food delivery and services platform Meituan-Dianping surged 57%…


Tesla decides to keep some China stores, passes bill to consumers

A customer tries out a Model 3 at a showroom in Shanghai. (Image credit: Yu Dingzhang/TechNode) When Tesla announced…


Briefing: China condemns scientist who modified baby genes

China Probe Finds Rogue Gene-Editing Scientist Broke Rules – Bloomberg What happened: He Jiankui, the Chinese scientist…


Briefing: Canadian phone company Telus says Huawei is 'viable and reliable'

Telus Backs 'Viable and Reliable' Huawei in Memo, Globe Reports - Bloomberg What happened: Prominent Canadian…


As the home front cools, Chinese tech looks to Asia

From left: Lu Gang, founder TechNode; Michael Wang, CEO of CooTek; Kevin Johan Wong, CEO of Origami Labs; He Huang,…


Chengdu's TerraQuanta wants to bring data down to earth

A TerraQuanta employee examines one of the company's data maps on a computer screen. (Image source: TerraQuanta.) After…


Greater Bay Area needs a push to win in global innovation

Hong Kong Cyberport's chief public mission officer, Toa Charm. Image credit: Bailey Hu/TechNode China's proposed…


Tencent unrolls multibillion dollar bet on the cloud

Dowson Tong, senior executive vice president of Tencent and president of the company’s Cloud and Smart Industries…


Briefing: Pony Ma on why Tencent's future is industrial

Pony Ma sets out Tencent’s industrial internet ambitions as it looks to China’s future economy – SCMP What happened:…


Ramifications of China's new blockchain rules hit home

China’s internet regulator is proposing curbs that go against the original spirit of blockchain, but for some, they’re…