tantan

Tantan wants to solve China’s singles problem

Tantan, the Chinese app most comparable to Tinder, hopes to solve China's growing problem of too many singles. “There…


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The rise of China's pan-entertainment industry: A conversation with Creation Venture Partners

Jia Ke excuses himself from the afternoon tea break with colleagues and gestures me to a glass-enclosed office: "So,…


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China puts the brakes on its sprawling microlending industry

A top-level Chinese government body issued an urgent notice on Tuesday evening asking provincial regulators to suspend…


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Amazon China quietly brings Black Friday to China

While China's insatiable consumers are still recovering from their hangover on Singles Day—the country's equivalent of…


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A forgotten Chinese tech company is making waves on NASDAQ after announcing its "not an ICO" coin

After a sustained downturn over the last two years, Xunlei Ltd., a 14-year-old Chinese online service provider, is…


Briefing: Little known Chinese smartphone brand dominates African market

China’s Transsion dominates African mobile phone market from FT (paywall): "Solid design and low prices helped China’s…


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Alibaba's mobile browser UC Browser disappeared from Google Play Store

UC Browser, the popular mobile browser developed by Alibaba's UCWeb, was reportedly taken off from Google Play Store…


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LinkedIn's China rival Maimai just raised $75 million

Maimai, LinkedIn's biggest China rival, just raised $75 million in its latest Series C round and has plans to go IPO in…


zhihu

Q&A platform Zhihu just opened a pop-up shop, attracting brands

The Chinese Q&A platform Zhihu put up a pop-up shop this week at Beijing's fashion and shopping hub Sanlitun,…


Google continues China comeback with Translate app promotion

Google is making its way back to China quietly but surely, and it has gotten a little more proactive. An HTML5…