Midea Makes $5 Billion Bid For German Robotics Company

Chinese home appliance manufacturer Midea Group is betting big on high tech manufacturing. On Wednesday, Midea made a…


Chinese Tinder-Like 'Tantan' Rakes In 32 Million USD

Chinese mobile dating app Tantan has raised a $32 million USD series C funding from a group of investors, including LB…


Chinese Smartphone Company IUNI Cuts 60% Of Staff: Another One Bites The Dust

China's saturated smartphone market saw another victim on Tuesday, as Chinese media reported the extreme downsizing of…


Forget The KickStarter 3D Printer Craze, Industrial Printing Is Where It's At: CES

The hype around 3D printing has created a lot believers in a 'new industrial revolution' where everyone can make their…


WeChat Users Have An Obsession With Technology

WeChat public accounts, China's most influential social media channel for enterprises, are overwhelmingly dominated by…


Opera Launches Free VPN Service, But It's Off-Limits To Chinese Users

Norwegian software company Opera launched an iOS app called 'Opera VPN' on Monday, a free and unlimited VPN (virtual…


The President of Didi Chuxing To Bear The Olympic Torch For China

Jean Liu, the president of ride-hailing startup Didi Chuxing, will represent China as an Olympic Torchbearer for the…


One VR Platform To Rule Them All: iQIYI Wants 10 Million Users In 12 Months

Chinese video streaming service provider iQIYI (爱奇艺) unveiled ambitious plans to create the "world's largest…


Alibaba Pushes Further Out From Mainland, Funds Three Hong Kong Startups

Just a few weeks ago, Alibaba Group Holding Limited made headlines by sinking $1 billion USD into Southeast Asian…


Analyse Asia Podcast: Tencent And WeChat With Eva Xiao

In the final of the two parter episodes, we continue our conversation with Eva Xiao from Technode on the Tencent…