Taiwan-based crypto exchange platform raises $10 million within hours

BitoEX, a Taiwanese cryptocurrency platform that launched its ICO (Initial Coin Offering) on May 2, claimed to have…


Taiwan's semiconductor industry is going through blockchain-powered boom

The rise of artificial intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), big data, autonomous driving, and cryptocurrency…


Xiaomi to setup new department for smartphone cameras

A leaked email from Xiaomi CEO, Lei Jun, to staff revealed Xiaomi’s plans to set up a separate department dedicated to…


Baidu, Meituan and Ele.me take down thousands food vendors from app

Three of China’s most popular online food delivery platforms—Baidu Waimai, Meituan Waimai, and Ele.me—have each…


Shenzhen gives Tencent license to road test autonomous vehicles

Tencent has obtained a license for road tests of intelligent connected vehicles from Shenzhen municipal government, our…


Toutiao sues Zhihu for defamation

Jinri Toutiao has filed a lawsuit against Zhihu and Liu Yiming—the Zhihu user who posted an article on the Q&A site…


Tencent unveils China's first open source Go AI, made on spare WeChat server processing power

(Image Credit: Tencent) Tencent has unveiled its Go-playing AI program, “PhoenixGo,” on Github, making its source code…


Didi is suspending ride-hitching service after murder of a passenger

Didi Chuxing is suspending its Hitch service (顺风车) for a week for “rectification”, the company said in a statement…


WeChat has finally launched a mobile app for Official Accounts

Tencent just released a separate mobile app WeChat Official Account 订阅号助手, our sister site has reported. The app is now…


China launches new campaign to promote social credit system for youth

China kickstarted Light Up China with Trust (our translation of 诚信点亮中国) campaign tour in Beijing on Thursday, May 10,…