Briefing: Chinese AI unicorn SenseTime prepares to raise $2 billion in funding

World's Largest AI Startup Readies $2 Billion Fundraising - Bloomberg What…


Bullet Messenger creators developing new messaging app

(Image credit: Bullet Messenger) Smartisan-backed Kuairu Technology is looking…


Briefing: Ofo rumored to disband remaining international businesses

ofo海外部门解散,员工被要求转岗或离职 - China Entrepreneur What happened: Chinese bike-rental…


Briefing: Chinese EV startup Byton to complete China factory by May

Electric car startup BYTON on track to complete China factory by May -…


Accelerator Y Combinator selects China mentors, includes Pinduoduo CEO

Y Combinator's Lu Qi. (Image credit: Y Combinator) Startup accelerator Y…


China's thirst for coffee underlies the rapid rise of Luckin Coffee

 When Starbucks came to China, it promised to open a new store every 15…


Briefing: Ele.me teams up with Bilibili to target China’s indoorsy crowd

Alibaba just gave Chinese youth another reason to never leave their…


Chinese court freezes Bullet Messenger backer Smartisan's bank account

A Beijing court has frozen Chinese smartphone maker and Bullet Messenger…


Briefing: Airbnb rival Xiaozhu to test facial recognition-enabled smart lock

Chinese home sharing site Xiaozhu to roll out facial recognition-enabled smart…


Autonomous driving startup AutoBrain to start Level-3 car sales in 2020

 (Image credit: AutoBrain) Beijing-based autonomous driving company AutoBrain…