Alibaba Acquired Kanbox To Lay Out In Personal Cloud Service Arena

Alibaba announced today that it acquired Kanbox, a leading domestic cloud storage service, to expand business in…


Sina Weibo, Home Appliance Maker Hisense Jointly Released Smart Air Conditioners To Tap IOT Sector

Sina Weibo and Hisense, a leading home appliance manufacturer, jointly released two smart air conditioners on Sept. 23…


BesTV To Launch JV With Microsoft, Bringing Domestic Game Consoles To Foreseeable Future

Shanghai-based media service BesTV New Media (SH: 600637) and Microsoft Corp announced Sept. 23 that they planned to…


Gamification Platform Beintoo Named Former Rovio China GM as APAC CEO, Tapping Into Chinese Market

Paul Chen, former general manager of Chinese arm of Angry Bird developer Rovio, took part in Italian gamification…


Israeli QR Code Merging Service Visualead Raised $1.6 Million Series A Funding

Visualead, an Israeli visual QR code and mobile page design platform, announced that it has secured $1.6 million in…


Alibaba Released Laiwang 4.0, a Social Networking Service, To Tap IM Sector

Alibaba Group released today the 4.0 version of Laiwang, a social networking service which helps users to keep in touch…


Maichang, a Mobile Karaoke App, Received 15 Million Yuan of Series A Financing

Mobile karaoke app Maichang reportedly received 15 million yuan ($2.44 million) of Services A Financing from Touch…


Former Kingsoft PowerWord CEO Launched Cambridge WoWo, Smart Voice-based Early Education Service

Jia Lin, former CEO of leading free online dictionary Kingsoft PowerWord, founded Cambridge WoWo, an early childhood…


Science Networking Service Guokr Joins Translation Project of MOOC Platform Coursera

Guokr, a Chinese popular science social networking service website, signed cooperation agreement with Coursera, a…


New Features That Helps WeChat To Gain Foothold In B2C Sector: Alexis Bonhomme, GM of WeChat Integrated Agency Curiosity China

Although instant messaging tools are most commonly used by individuals for personal communication (C-to-C), WeChat, a…