Baidu president the first to retire in bid to reinvent

Baidu president Zhang Yaqin (Image credit: Baidu). Baidu unveiled its executive retirement plan on Friday with the aim…


Briefing: Auto platform Uxin narrows losses on swelling used car sales

优信2018年Q4总营收11.367亿元,同比增长61.6% - Jiemian What happened: Chinese online used car seller Uxin reported strong revenue…


Pinduoduo losses in fourth quarter 2018 disappoint

Huang Zheng, Pinduodup founder and CEO (Image credit: Pinduoduo). Pinduoduo share prices tumbled 17.5% on Wednesday…


Beijing regulators censures Meituan, Dianping, Ele.me for food safety

Beijing government agencies rebuked five Chinese online food delivery players for allowing unlicensed restaurants on…


JD.com employees to work '995' schedules as pressures mount

Richard Liu, founder and CEO of JD.com (Image credit: JD.com) Employees of Chinese e-commerce firm JD.com have…


Briefing: Facebook AI executive joins Alibaba

Caffe Pioneer & AI Infrastructure Director Leaves Facebook - Synced What happened: Facebook AI Infrastructure…


SenseTime facial recognition system to alert fatigued Shanghai bus drivers

(Image credit: SenseTime) A number of bus drivers in Shanghai can now count on alerts from an artificial intelligence…


Briefing: Xiaomi-backed trading firm Tiger Brokers to raise $91 million in US IPO

老虎证券赴美IPO最高募资9100万 小米盈透有意认购 - Sina Finance What happened: Xiaomi-backed online trading platform Tiger Brokers plans to…


Former LinkedIn China exec criticizes the platform for lagging WeChat

Former LinkedIn China president Derek Shen said Monday that the professional networking site has "lagged way behind”…


Ant Financial reportedly preparing to IPO on Shanghai tech board

Alibaba’s financial arm Ant Financial is reportedly preparing for an initial public offering (IPO) on China’s new…