China instructs short-video apps to vet all content, adopt 'strong political sense'

Chinese authorities have published a list of rules for short-video creators and platforms, requiring apps to set up…


Infographic: How four tech giants dominate China's AI endeavors

(Image credit: Huxiu) Chinese tech media outlet Huxiu earlier this week released a series of images as a year-end…


Weibo moves to battle fake interactions as government scrutiny persists

Chinese microblogging service Weibo aims to discourage fake comments and reposts on its platform by limiting its count…


Bullet Messenger creators developing new messaging app

(Image credit: Bullet Messenger) Smartisan-backed Kuairu Technology is looking to revive itself by launching a new…


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Bytedance's Jinri Toutiao removes medical insurance product from app

Bytedance-owned content aggregator Jinri Toutiao has removed a medical insurance product from its platform,…


Briefing: Ofo rumored to disband remaining international businesses

ofo海外部门解散,员工被要求转岗或离职 - China Entrepreneur What happened: Chinese bike-rental startup Ofo is reportedly dissolving its…


Head of China's tech ministry calls for enterprises to support core technology

Wang Zhigang, head of China's Ministry of Science and Technology, has called for private enterprises to make full use…


Wenzhou Didi driver pleads guilty to passenger's murder

Zhong Yuan, a 28-year-old driver for Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi, has pleaded guilty to the murder and rape of a…


Amid intensified scrutiny, Baidu removes 50 billion pieces of 'harmful' content

(Image credit: Jon Russell via Flickr) Chinese technology giant Baidu processed more than 50 billion "harmful" pieces…


Briefing: Xiaomi rumored to release foldable smartphone

三段式折叠,这或许就是小米即将发布的折叠屏手机 -TechNode Chinese What happened: Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi is reportedly working on a…