China’s love-hate relationship with gaming won’t stop it from dominating the industry

(Image credit: BigStock/nopponpat) China has long been ambivalent about…


Profit, not politics, is what matters in Tencent’s Reddit stake

Screenshot of Reddit's front page on Feb. 14. (Image: Technode) As initially…


What does Tiktok’s rise mean for Facebook and Snapchat?

Douyin announced it has 500 million global monthly active users. (Source:…


Why a European entrepreneur loves the Greater Bay

The Hong Kong-Macau-Zhuhai bridge is the world's largest sea crossing, and has…


Easy digital growth drying up as China market matures

We’ve reached a turning point in China’s digital economy: Growth has been…


Why does WeChat block competitors, while Facebook doesn’t?

Editor’s note: A version of this post by Thomas Graziani first appeared on…


Outside Beijing's fifth ring road, apps tap leisure time in small-town China

(Image credit: Bigstock/Babble) Markets in China’s largest cities are slowing…


For holiday spending, Chinese consumers favor brick and mortar

(Image credit: Bailey Hu/TechNode) With the Chinese New Year holidays coming…


US boxes in 'Queen' Huawei in global tech chess game

(Image credit: Bigstock/tanaonte) After weeks of uncertainty, the US Department…


Why 2019 will be a bellwether year for tech entrepreneurs in China

(Image credit: BigStock/Rawpixel.com) The Wall Street Journal reported recently…