Alibaba market value hits the $500 billion valuation mark

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., just reached the $500 billion valuation milestone according to local media reports. The…


Taipei-based citiesocial is addressing new trends in Asian e-commerce, backed by Alibaba

Shopping is one of the most popular online activities worldwide. This is even truer in Asia—a region where digital…


Updated (again): Cryptokitties partners with Animoca to bring Ethereum-based felines to China

Updated 26 Jan 2017: Animoca Brands announced that it has signed a one-year renewable exclusive license and…


China railway site sees 5.93 billion clicks per hour as busiest travel season starts

China's Chunyun (春运)—the busiest travel period in China before and after Spring Festival—sees hundreds of millions of…


Is Google Maps coming back to China?

Alphabet Inc’s Google is now easier to access in China after eight years, according to Nikkei. This is said to be…


Baidu's iQiyi said to have filed for $1 billion US IPO

China’s popular video streaming service, iQiyi, has filed confidentially for US IPO according to IFR. Sources familiar…


Alibaba partners with MediaTek for smart home and IoT Initiatives

Alibaba announced on Wednesday that A.I. Labs will partner with MediaTek, a Taiwan-based global semiconductor company,…


How a Taiwan-based AIoT startup is taking on the next big wave

We are entering the era of intelligent things where smart devices seep into every aspect of our lives. As AI continues…


Faraday Future shows off the FF91 at exclusive test drive event

Faraday Future had a test driving event on Monday to show off the prototype of its flagship FF91, exactly a year after…


A clone of a failed mobile game has just gone viral on WeChat

WeChat, China's most used social media app, released a new feature last December that allows users to play “mini-games”…