Chinese scientists use CRISPR in attempt to cure patient’s HIV

A 27-year-old man diagnosed with both HIV/AIDS and leukemia in 2016 was treated…


Byton delays production but says $500 million funding to come

A Byton showroom on West Nanjing Road in Shanghai on March 3, 2019. (Image…


Deepfakes are not a threat to facial payments, for now

WeChat facial recognition payment. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi) A new…


Huobi founder named CEO of Hong Kong-listed electronics maker Pantronics

(Image credit: Huobi Group) Huobi Group founder Leon Li has been named CEO,…


NetEase developing AI to turn selfies into 3D game avatars

Researchers at Chinese gaming giant NetEase published a paper detailing a new…


Nio's ES6 sales doubled in August: report

Nio's second mass-produced SUV model ES6 was showcased during this year's Auto…


Sneakerheads are China’s latest set of unlikely blockchain users

Shan Jichao, a 28-year-old sneakerhead, posing with his favorite pair. (Image…


Tether beats China to the punch, releases yuan-pegged stablecoin

Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency company Tether announced on Monday that it has…


China's cloud market to drive surging energy consumption through 2023: study

(Image credit: Pexels/Brett Sayles) Electricity consumption from China’s data…


Beijing to allow autonomous taxis to run tests in city suburb

Baidu Apollo driverless cars under testing in Beijing. (Image credit: Baidu)…