Profit, not politics, is what matters in Tencent’s Reddit stake

Screenshot of Reddit's front page on Feb. 14. (Image: Technode) As initially reported last week on Feb. 11, Reddit…


US boxes in 'Queen' Huawei in global tech chess game

(Image credit: Bigstock/tanaonte) After weeks of uncertainty, the US Department of Justice has finally filed charges…


Even global tech darling DJI is not immune to culture of corruption

(Image credit: BigStock/Nik_Sorokin) Last Friday, DJI, the world’s largest drone maker, announced the uncovering of an…


Founder, father, patriot: The conflict at the heart of Huawei chief's identity

(Image credit: BigStock/BalkansCat) Life is full of diverse, and sometimes contradictory, roles and obligations. For…


Job cuts hit China tech sector amid mounting challenges

(Image credit: Bigstock/ 88studio) Looking at China tech headlines of recent months, one trend becomes evident: a whole…


Huawei Annual Report

2018: A punishing year for Huawei

(Image credit: Huawei) The year began full of promise for Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei. Just 12 months ago,…


Bytedance adds fuel to India's ethnic and religious fires

In what is becoming an unfortunately common occurrence, yet another Bytedance app is receiving criticism for its…


Briefing: Albuquerque cancels deal with BYD over bus quality issues

Mayor pulls the plug on electric bus deal - Albuquerque Journal What happened: Albuquerque, New Mexico Mayor Tim Keller…


Briefing: Bytedance’s Indian news app has a fake news problem

Fake news and hate speech thrive on regional language social media– Hindustan Times What happened: A Hindustan Times…


Singles' Day heads to Bangkok as JD joins Southeast Asia shopping spree

Thai heart throb Ter Chantwist is the face of JD's shopping campaign in Thailand. (Image credit: JD) This Singles’ Day,…