Taipei is using a blockchain alternative to transform into a smart city

We are living in the age of the Internet of Things (IoT) where resources, data, and services are increasingly being…


What real-world problems can AI really solve? An interview with YITU Technology

You might have heard about those ATMs that use facial recognition instead of cards and PIN numbers for authentication.…


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Qihoo 360’s short video app caught red-handed stealing content and more

Qihoo 360's new video streaming platform Kuaishipin (快视频 translated roughly to ‘fast video’) issued an official apology…


Duomi music shuts down after 10 years

Digital music streaming app Duomi (多米音乐) has “terminated its music streaming service indefinitely” our sister site…


WeChat now has over 1 billion active monthly users worldwide

WeChat’s monthly active users passed one billion for the first time during this year’s Spring Festival. Tencent CEO…


JingChi announces partnership with Baidu's Apollo days after founder's departure

Just days after founder and CEO Wang Jing stepped down, Chinese self-driving startup JingChi (景驰科技) joins Baidu’s…


China’s largest co-working space UCOMMUNE may soon hit 9 billion valuation

China’s leading co-working space UCOMMUNE (previously known as UrWork) just received an additional RMB 110 million…


China moves against anime on streaming sites

Last December, China announced plans to increase regulation on explicit and inappropriate online games and it was only…


E-commerce and online sex fraud on the rise, Tencent's Q4 anti-fraud report shows

Tencent’s “Guardian Plan” recently released the 2017 fourth quarter “Anti-Telecom Network Fraud Big Data Report" (in…


Power-hungry China beckons smart energy startups

China has undergone rapid development and seen tremendous economic growth in the past decade, but behind the country's…