Share of Chinese smartphone brands reaches record high in Russia

Chinese smartphone brands’ market share in Russia has reached a new high of over 40% in September, according to a…


Bullet Messenger's daily downloads drops dramatically

Bullet Messenger (子弹短信)'s daily downloads and app store ranking has fallen off a cliff since its launch. On September…


Steam restricts users in China from accessing “adult-only content”

The newly added "Adult Only Sexual Content" filter is not available in China. Online game distribution platform Steam…


Tencent says no plans for layoffs as company undergoes strategic upgrade

Tencent CEO Pony Ma Tencent announced (in Chinese) this morning that it is undergoing a “strategic upgrade”, which…


China richest bitcoin billionaire Li Xiaolai says he's done with investing in blockchain

Screenshot of Li Xiaolai's Weibo post Chinese bitcoin tycoon Li Xiaolai has announced that he personally will not…


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Briefing: Bytedance in talks with Softbank and other investors in latest round of financing

Megadeal May Make Chinese Internet Company the World’s Biggest Startup - Bloomberg What happened: Bytedance is in talks…


Announcing the winners of Asia Hardware Battle 2018 Taipei!

(Image Credit: Business Next Media) Taiwan has a rich history with hardware and electronics manufacturing. The island…


Briefing: Tencent partners with TELUS to launch SIM cards for Chinese tourists visiting Canada and the US

腾讯与加拿大电信商合推旅游SIM卡:帮游客海外上网 – Sina Tech What happened: Canadian carrier TELUS has announced a partnership with Tencent to…


Briefing: Weibo upgrades anti-cyberbullying feature

一人拉黑全站禁评!微博上线“博主拉黑禁评”功能测试 – IT之家 What happened: Sina Weibo has started testing a new upgraded feature that gives Weibo…


Decentralization is the next big thing in game development

"What's the next innovation in game development?" fireside chat with Dapp.com CEO Kyle Lu at SWITCH. (Image Credit:…