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,…


I'm a Zhihu user. My Zhihu Credit score is 564

Zhihu founder and CEO Victor Zhou hosts a livestreaming event. Popular knowledge-sharing platform Zhihu has introduced…


Blockchain rules expose China’s Achilles’ heel 

Image credit: Bigstock/kotist China has already produced some of the world’s most successful blockchain-oriented…


Chinese tech stocks feel early winter chill

Equity markets around the world have had a rough week, but Chinese tech stocks seem to be having a particularly painful…


Bytedance's teen protection problem

For China’s most valuable start-up, this year has been a case study in just how difficult it can be to manage social…


China's tech is addicted to debt

Image credit: Rawf8/Bigstock China has become addicted to debt. Now, its tech industry is hooked too. It started…


BYD and why we can't help but be skeptical of Chinese companies "going global"

For one well-known Chinese electric vehicle maker, two recent PR crises reflect a deeper dilemma playing out all over…