Bytedance moves to separate TikTok from its Chinese operations

The exterior of Bytedance's office in Shanghai. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi…


Sensetime-led consortium to set up standards for facial recognition tech

A consortium of Chinese technology companies has banded together to establish…


China opens mobile number portability despite carrier resistance

The China Mobile logo on Sept. 28, 2019 in Beijing. (Image credit:…


Ant Financial ramps up investment in SEA with $1 billion fund

Alibaba's fintech-affiliate Ant Financial is looking to raise about $1 billion…


Virtual gift sales drive dating app Momo’s Q3 revenue growth

Dating and live-streaming platform Momo posted steady revenue and net profit…


Didi is installing in-car advertising displays in its quest for profit

The exterior of one of Didi's buildings in Beijing on Oct. 30, 2019. (Image…


Alibaba shares surge 7% in Hong Kong IPO

Alibaba booth at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference on August 30,…


Huawei launches first laptop series since US ban after Microsoft nabs license

The outside of one of Huawei's buildings on July 30, 2019, in Shenzhen. (Image…


Amazon's Pinduoduo store is a holiday pop-up

Screenshot of Amazon's storefront on Pinduoduo. (Image credit: TechNode) Amazon…


Smartphone maker OnePlus reports second data breach in 2 years

Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus has suffered a data breach involving its…