University students, pictured here December 2018, skateboard near Guiyang, Guizhou outside the Guizhou Normal University library. (Image credit: TechNode/Cassidy McDonald)

Side-hustle: China’s small-town youth are busting butt for fun and profit

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In search of erotic games, Chinese users turn to Steam

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EMERGE: Does Chinese tech have a future?

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Liu Wenfeng, Chief Technology Officer of Baidu-owned platform iQiyi, spoke with TechNode May 9 at the company's 2019 World Conference in Beijing. (Image credit: TechNode/Cassidy McDonald)

iQiyi seeks to escape Netflix’s shadow with more interactive content, ads

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Hello Transtech: Alibaba's other, other unicorn

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Xi should capitulate—not because US is right, but because China is vulnerable

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Hidden in Pokémon Go clone, Tencent’s plan to bring blockchain to the masses?

A behemoth bestrides crypto gaming: As seen in a screenshot from Tencent's…


VC Linda Li: The potential of e-health in China

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Yunji raises $121 million in IPO—but is the company a pyramid scheme?

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Clearing the university patent jam: an ongoing saga

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