China releases new cloud computing rule requiring safety assessment

China has released a new guideline that aims to ensure the safety of using cloud services, specifically for users of…


Chinese cloud computing firm Inspur Cloud raises $87 million

Chinese public cloud company Inspur Cloud has raised RMB 600 million (around $87 million) in a Series B, valuing the…


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Chinese court recognizes Bitcoin as virtual property, a first

In the ruling of a property dispute case involving Bitcoin on Thursday, the Hangzhou Internet Court recognized that…


China’s public cloud market growth double global average in 2018: report

China’s public cloud services market continued to grow at a rapid pace in 2018, according to a report released…


Google bans major Chinese app developer CooTek over ad malware

Google has banned NYSE-listed Chinese app developer CooTek from its ad platforms and removed dozens of its apps from…


Cloud robotics firm CloudMinds opts for US IPO, seeks $500 million

ZTE's piano-playing robot at MWC Shanghai on June 28, 2019. (Image credit: TechNode/Eugene Tang) Beijing-based…


Lack of understanding is blockchain's biggest hurdle in Asia: survey

Inadequate understanding of blockchain applications is the greatest barrier to adoption of the technology in the…


Chinese police bust bitcoin mining ring that stole electricity worth $3 million

A crypto mining device. (Image by Лечение Наркомании / Pixabay) A rogue bitcoin mining operation in Zhenjiang, a city…


Can China’s cloud market catch up with the world?

(Image credit: Alibaba Cloud) China’s cloud market is set to become the largest in the world by 2023, according to…


AWS appoints new China director to spearhead cloud push

CH (Image credit: Amazon) Amazon Web Services has installed the president of Amazon China as its executive director for…