Alibaba is the world’s leading enterprise for the number of patents published for blockchain technology, with the Digital Currency Research Institute of the People’s Bank of China (PBoC) in third place, according to a report by IPRdaily, a Chinese site dedicated to IP news, and incoPat, an innovation research indexing center. The report (in Chinese) […]
Slowing retail growth and competition from other shopping festivals took toll on China’s Singles’ Day.
The rumor about a possible tie-up between Starbucks and Alibaba-backed delivery service Ele.me has been around for a while. But it turns out that the partnership is much larger in scale than previously thought. The partnership will cover nearly every key business within the Alibaba ecosystem, including Ele.me, Hema, Tmall, Taobao, and Alipay.
From video download and streaming service to cloud-based acceleration services to blockchain, Shenzhen-based and NASDAQ-listed Xunlei has been reinventing itself since its founding in 2003. The company has recently completed a high-level personnel change with Xiaomi’s co-founder Wang Chuan taking over the helm—Xiaomi is one of Xunlei’s investors. The new step for the company is […]
Shenzhen kids skip to the top of the line of China’s maker boom.
A Chinese court in Shenzhen has ruled today in favor of Chinese smartphone maker Huawei, issuing a ban on its South Korean competitor Samsung from infringing the firm’s wireless communication technology through manufacturing and selling products that use the patent, local media The Paper is reporting. Huawei’s other litigation requests were rejected and Samsung retains […]
Tech leaders and industry elites gathered at ORIGIN by TechNode to talk about the latest developments in ASEAN-China’s tech and startup scene.
The top companies have been invited to the Grand Finals in Shanghai next month, where cash prizes (up to RMB 50,000) and other perks await
Southeast Asia is a very dynamic region and not one country or one market.
Didi announced via their official WeChat account on May 24 that their food delivery service, Didi Foodie, will formally land in its second city, Nanjing, on June 1. On April 9, Didi launched its first foodie service in Wuxi. According to the company, the service in Nanjing will follow strict food safety and delivery standards. […]