CHINA VOICES | The messy story of Airbnb China

The following is an abridged translation of an unsigned article. How Airbnb…


INSIGHTS | World Internet Conference 2019: Dull, but important

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CHINA VOICES | Douban’s journey from book reviews to gossip site

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INSIGHTS | Social credit: A roadmap for a sincere and virtuous marketplace

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CHINA VOICES: Pity sales: Marketing slow-selling apples for fame, fortune, and success

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China closes ranks as AI firms join Huawei on US blacklist

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INSIGHTS | The NBA, TikTok, and a tale of three value systems

Image credit: TechNode After last week’s column, I really wanted to get back to…


INSIGHTS | Hot take: China’s latest coming out party

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Tencent’s approach to smart retail as an enabler

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INSIGHTS | Facebook’s digital dollar or China’s webminbi?

Imgae credit: BigStock/World Image With Facebook announcing Libra, some central…