The Chinese smartphone maker you've never heard of is dominating the African market

When thinking of Chinese phone brands, what names come to mind? If you’re like…


8 Lessons from the rise of Douyin (Tik Tok)

Editor’s note: A version of this post by Hans Tung and Zara Zhang first…


WeChat announces improvements to mini program UX and developer support

WeChat announced last night that it has upgraded its mini programs’ user…


Jinri Toutiao is going into games distribution

Jinri Toutiao, an information platform app of ByteDance, announced on June 14…


Tencent flagship store on Tmall vanishes after 24 hours

Tencent got everyone talking on Tuesday when it opened the 腾讯旗舰店 (Tencent…


WeChat launches new shopping function that lets you shop on JD.com with just a few clicks

WeChat has launched a new shopping function that lets people shop on JD.com…


Bring your smart home solutions to the table at TechCrunch Hangzhou's Startup Alley

Imagine waking up to drawn curtains letting in the warm morning sun, relaxing…


Didi resumes its night Hitch service after security enhancement

Ride-hailing platform Didi Chuxing (滴滴出行) will resume part of its night-time…


Xiaohongshu is fostering e-commerce via word of mouth

Editor's note: A version of this post first appeared on WalktheChat's website.…


WeWork joins China’s mass entrepreneurship craze with WeWork Labs

WeWork, the world’s largest community company, has something big planned out…