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The future of passenger drones is buses, not taxis: Ehang

Ehang 184, the world's first electric passenger drone, at CES 2016. (Image credit: Flickr/Alex Butterfield) The future…


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Chinese e-cig startup Relx launches flagship shops

A robotic arm for customizing e-liquids at Relx's Shanghai flagship store on January 11, 2020. (Image credit: Relx)…


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China's tech firms lag on renewable energy targets: Greenpeace

(Image credit: TechNode/Eliza Gkritsi) China's tech industry lags behind overseas peers when it comes to renewable…


Chinese tech companies still can’t stop medical data leaks

Redacted screenshots showing the leaked code, from Wizcase's website.(Image credit: Eliza Gkritsi/TechNode) Two…


Luckin Coffee announces 2 new bids to raise cash

Luckin Coffee's self-service coffee machine. (Image credit: Rancaijing) Chinese online-to-offline beverage chain Luckin…


NEV fleet logistics startup DST completes Series C1

Freight truck waiting to be loaded with cargo in Cape Town, South Africa on Feb. 2, 2017. (Image credit:…


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VIDEO: How tech is changing agriculture in China

With contributions from Eliza Gkritsi The technological development that has taken over China’s cities is finally…


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WeChat official accounts backend crashes

    "We are urgently repairing. We will keep you updated on our progress," the WeChat team announced on Sina…


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China's wearable devices market grew 45.2% in the past year

The Chinese market for wearable devices reached 27.15 million units shipped in the third quarter of 2019, up 45.2% from…


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Cheap loans underpin China’s semiconductor sector: OECD

Tsinghua Unigroup and SMIC topped the OECD's list of top recipients of government support in the global integrated…