Briefing: NetEase reportedly seeking to list edtech business Youdao

「网易有道」启动赴美IPO,“网易教育”的上市故事会怎么讲? - 36KR What happened: Chinese tech giant NetEase is seeking to spin off its education…


Gambling sites may use Pinduoduo to process Alipay, WeChat Pay transactions

(Image credit: Bigstock/pvl) Pinduoduo is in the spotlight after a controversy erupted Monday involving the company and…


Meituan pared losses in Q1 as cost controls gain traction

A Meituan delivery person on his bike in Shanghai on March 23, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi) A more…


User intention is key to untangling China's crowded social-media landscape

Elijah Whaley, chief marketing officer of Parklu, at TechNode’s Emerge tech conference on May 23, 2019. (Image credit:…


Briefing: Tencent’s Pony Ma calls for self-reliance during trade war

Tencent CEO warns companies must keep innovating to survive amid US-China tensions - TechCrunch What happened: Pony Ma,…


Briefing: Tencent partnered with 17,000 companies for WeChat Work ecosystem

腾讯黄铁鸣:已有1.7万家合作伙伴加入企业微信 - 36Kr What happened: WeChat Work, the productivity version of social networking app WeChat,…


Pinduoduo user growth and engagement efforts weigh as Q1 losses deepen

(Image credit: Bigstock/pvl) Pinduoduo share prices slid 8.5% to $20.78 on Monday after the Chinese social e-commerce…


Briefing: Alibaba launching AI-based acne-testing service

L’Oréal, Alibaba introduce new AI Skin-testing Tech for Acne - Alizila What happened: Alibaba and L’Oréal said at the…


Briefing: Starbucks China rival Luckin upsizes US IPO to raise $561 million

Starbucks' China challenger Luckin raises $561 million in U.S. IPO: sources - Reuters What happened: Chinese coffee…


Briefing: Viral ‘Dad Sharing’ WeChat mini program may violate advertising law

欧派营销竟推“共享爸爸” 律师:既违法还挑战公序良俗 - Eastday What happened: A WeChat mini program named “Dad Sharing” has gone viral on the…