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…


CHINA VOICES | Meituan's master of 'copy to China'

Meituan founder Wang Xing (Image credit: Meituan Dianping) “From a pile of dead men, he pushed himself forward,” said…


China voices | Tell-all paints firm as Theranos of autonomous vehicles

(Image credit: Bigstock/Ronedya) This week features an anonymous employee playing whistleblower on his former…


China voices | Huawei ‘spare tire’ talk is whistling in the dark

Shoppers visit a Huawei service center in Shanghai on March 22, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Cassidy McDonald) In the…


China voices | The history of Huawei phones: Rise of the squares

Two customers look at phone in one of the Huawei stores in Shanghai on March 23, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi…


E-commerce livestreaming star outsold Jack Ma in a lipstick promotion battle

Chinese voices: The price of e-commerce fame

E-commerce livestreaming star outsold Jack Ma in a lipstick promotion battle, captured from Douyin (Image credit:…


A user browses the Amazon China app on May 7, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang)

China voices: how Amazon China flopped

A user browses the Amazon China app on May 7, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang) This month Amazon announced an…