The Wild West Of China's Consumer Genetic Testing Industry

If you’ve ever wanted to filter romantic prospects by genetic compatibility, China is the place to be. “Ask any…


This Artificial Intelligence Funding Program Wants To Put Asia's AI Startups On The Map

Headlines on artificial intelligence typically belong to globally renowned tech giants, such as Google, Facebook, and…


Ant Financial's Facial Recognition AI Loses Against Human 'Genius'

In China, human vs. machine face-offs are just as much about entertainment as they are about technology. On Thursday,…


China's Female Tech Investors: New Industry, Old Stereotypes

In Asia, China has a reputation as a more equitable country when it comes to gender and management positions. Globally,…


Banks Need To Calm Down About Blockchain

Blockchain, the technology behind Bitcoin's public ledger, is one of the hottest topics in fintech, and one of the…


Opportunities For Startups In Healthcare: SparkLabs Demo Day

The 'quantified self' movement might still have a future, despite the tanking wearables market. Digitizing our health…


Tencent Buys 'Clash of Clans' Game Developer For $8.6 Billion USD

Following a series of leaked rumors, Chinese tech giant Tencent officially announced the purchase of a majority stake…


China's Livestreaming Hosts Are Motivated By Money, Not Fame

Despite all the brouhaha around internet celebrities and KOLs, it turns out that money is the top reason why Chinese…


China's Tech Giants Are Trying To Make Their Data Greener

For end users, it's easy to forget how much infrastructure is required to support the invisible magic that is cloud…


Tencent In Talks To Buy 'Clash Of Clans' Gaming Company SuperCell

Chinese tech giant Tencent may soon add the company behind mobile gaming sensation Clash of Clans to their already…