Gaming addiction part of 'public health problem' say regulators

Professional gamers at Vici Gaming playing Honour of Kings in Shanghai. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi) Regulators…


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JD Health fires latest salvo in health care battle

A JD Health doctor sends a TechNode reporter to a brick-and-mortar hospital (Image credit: TechNode/Coco Gao) Online…


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China to take data privacy protection to a 'new stage' next year

(Image credit: Bigstock/TeroVesalainen) Legislators promised on Friday that China will start drafting its own laws for…


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Online content rules leave platforms holding the bag

A photo of the exterior of a Bytedance building in Shanghai. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi) Some of China's biggest…


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Imagery startups in focus at TechCrunch Shenzhen 2019

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Cybersecurity sector growth falls short of state official expectations

Top-level government ministers expect China’s cybersecurity industry to exceed RMB 60 billion ($8.5 billion) and hit…


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INSIGHTS | We’ve seen the future of mobility. It’s golf carts.

Behold: the future parks in Beijing on Dec. 6, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Coco Gao) As electric car brands struggle,…


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China targets 'deepfake' content with new regulation

Momo's blocked face-swapping app Zao (Image credit: Bigstock/tanaonte) Chinese authorities rolled out a new regulatory…


New IP enforcement guidelines take aim at e-commerce, semiconductor sectors

(Image credit: Big Stock) China's top decision-making bodies on Sunday set out goals to improve the country's…


Castbox introduces features from Chinese audio apps to the US

TechCrunch Head of Audience Development Anna Escher talks to Castbox CEO Renee Wang (Image Credit: TechNode/Coco Gao)…