Briefing: Beijing to speed up adoption of facial recognition in public housing

Beijing turns to facial recognition to combat public housing abuses – SCMP What happened: Beijing is ramping up its…


Briefing: White House ponders Huawei and ZTE purchase ban through executive order

Exclusive: White House mulls new year executive order to bar Huawei, ZTE purchases – Reuters What happened: President…


Briefing: Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com plans $1 billion share buyback

China’s JD.com Plans $1 Billion Share Buyback - Wall Street Journal What happened: Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com…


Briefing: Baidu Apollo receives another 20 licenses for open road tests

百度Apollo解锁20张北京路测牌照,斩获全国牌照总数超半百 - Gasgoo Auto What happened: Beijing awarded Baidu’s open-source autonomous driving…


China to build 150 advanced logistics hubs by 2025

China is planning to build 30 logistics hubs by 2020 and 150 by 2025, according to a new plan jointly released by the…


Chinese short video app Kuaishou launches AR avatar feature

Animated cartoon avatars are now making their way into China’s popular bite-sized videos, with Tencent-backed short…


Hujiang: Leading tech innovation in China's edtech sector

Editor’s note: This article was supported by Hujiang Education Technologies. We believe in transparency in our…


Briefing: JD.com billionaire founder Richard Liu cleared in rape case

JD.com CEO Richard Liu cleared in US but Chinese e-commerce giant still faces challenges ahead – SCMP What happened: US…


Briefing: Chinese hackers indicted over campaign against US firms

Exclusive: China hacked HPE, IBM and then attacked clients - Reuters What happened: Hackers working on behalf of…


Taiwanese chip maker TSMC to build the world’s first 3nm chip factory

Taiwan-based chipmaker TSMC has received the green light to build what is said to be the world’s first 3-nanometer…