Chinese police arrest suspect for selling tracking services to debt collectors

(Image credit: Bigstock/Marko Aliaksandr) Chinese police have arrested a man…


Shanghai regulators censure 23 apps for improper data collection

Alibaba-run supermarket Hema, online education firm Hujiang, and mobility…


2019 is the year of blockchain-boosted privacy

From left: Gideon Lichfield (editor-in-chief at MIT Technology Review), Brian…


Briefing: Personal data from 200 million Chinese jobseekers exposed

200 million resumes of Chinese jobseekers leaked, cybersecurity researcher…


WeChat pins future on Chinese users' growing penchant for video, photo

Earlier this week, WeChat released its annual statistics report, proving again…


Amid intensified scrutiny, Baidu removes 50 billion pieces of 'harmful' content

(Image credit: Jon Russell via Flickr) Chinese technology giant Baidu processed…


Tencent's AI Lab head quits

Zhang Tong, Tencent AI Labs' former executive director (Image credit: Tencent)…


Nearly 5 million passengers' data leaked from online train ticketing platforms

Data thieves stole the personal information of nearly 5 million people from an…


Chengdu's TerraQuanta wants to bring data down to earth

A TerraQuanta employee examines one of the company's data maps on a computer…


Premium liquor Kweichou Maotai now 2nd largest shareholder of China's iCloud operator

A bottle of 50-year-old Kweichou Maotai priced at RMB 18,999 on Alibaba's Tmall…