CHINA VOICES | 'Bilibili is becoming Chinese Youtube'

Bilibili celebrated its Nasdaq listing with an anime-style cartoon of a besuited screen. (Image credit: Bilibili) This…


Microsoft WPS Kingsoft Office suite productivity enterprise clone copycat

CHINA VOICES | The Office clone that took on Microsoft

  The website of Kingsoft office suite WPS, seen Dec. 24, advertises that it supports "NEARLY ALL OFFICE FILE…


JD, Jingdong, new retail, automated convenience store, robots, ecommerce

CHINA VOICES | JD's vision of the future

Entrance to a JD unmanned convenience store (Image credit: Michael Norris) This week, China Voices brings TechNode…


CHINA VOICES | Nobody wins a rat race

Students prepare for finals at the Guizhou Normal University library. (Image credit: TechNode/Cassidy McDonald) This…


CHINA VOICES | Can China save co-working?

A man takes a call near finance offices in Beijing's Galaxy SOHO office park on April 9, 2019. (Image credit:…


CHINA VOICES | Douban’s journey from book reviews to gossip site

  The Douban webpage open in a browser. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi) Douban had a great run. As Jane Li…


CHINA VOICES: Government open data credit service platforms in China

Image credit: BigStock/MicroOne “AI gap” believers make much of China’s advantages in data, especially vis-a-vis the…


CHINA VOICES | The rise of China's cheese tea pioneer

Consumers sit and wait for drinks outside a HeyTea store in Shanghai on April 18, 2019. (Image credit: Technode/Shi…


CHINA VOICES | Tencent for social good

Tencent CEO Pony Ma (Image credit: TechNode/Jiayi Shi) In 2019, after the government took a huge bite out of Tencent’s…


CHINA VOICES | Ofo’s final fight

An ofo bike lies on the street in Shanghai on April 4, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi) Ofo flew too close to…