Tencent Games expands anti-addiction system to 16 additional titles

Tencent Games is expanding its anti-addiction system to 16 more mobile games, following concerns that China's youth…


Hacking, gone off the rails: Holiday travelers react to data breach

(If you can’t see the YouTube player above, try watching here.) Train passengers may be riding into the Chinese New…


Didi launches bike rental feature for blowing the whistle on 'uncivilized' users

Didi’s self-branded bikes in Chengdu (Image credit: Didi Chuxing) Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi is rolling out a…


China's P2P lending sector a 'disaster zone' of fraud: government official

(Image credit: Flickr/GotCredit) The Chinese online peer-to-peer (P2P) lending industry is a "disaster zone" of…


Briefing: Vipkid rumored to seek up to $500 million funding

China’s Online Tutor Startup VIPKid Is Seeking $500 Million at $6 Billion Valuation – The Information (Paywall) What…


Briefing: US files charges against Huawei and CFO Meng Wanzhou

U.S. charges China's Huawei over alleged Iran sanctions violations – Reuters What happened: The US on Monday announced…


Briefing: Apple’s main assemblers shift production away from China

Apple's Partners Quicken Shift From China as Trade Tensions Rise - Bloomberg What happened: Taiwanese iPhone supplier…


Briefing: Huawei plans to become the world's number one smartphone maker

Huawei Eyes Becoming Top Smartphone Seller Despite Rising Scrutiny - Caixin Global What happened: Huawei said its…


Baidu sues Bytedance and Maimai over defamation and copyright infringement

Chinese tech giant Baidu has filed a RMB 5 million (around $735,000) lawsuit against Bytedance and the operator of…


Briefing: Taiwan compiles new blacklist banning slew of Chinese tech firms

Taiwan preps China blacklist banning Huawei and ZTE – Nikkei Asian Review What happened: Taiwan is preparing to bar…