Photo credit: manganganath / 123RF. Mobile app data analytics firm App Annie projects a 33 percent growth in consumer spend on apps this year, rising
Photo credit: freerlaw / 123RF. Morningside Ventures, one of China’s earliest and most prominent tech investment funds, has just set up its first over RMB-denominated
Lei Jun launched Xiaomi’s first phone in 2012. Photo credit: Xiaomi. In its home turf China, Xiaomi fell to the fifth spot behind Oppo, Huawei,
Pedestrians strolling in Pudong where Shanghai’s finance district is located. Photo credit: wangsong / 123RF. Jack Ma’s multi-billion-dollar empire is built on open marketplaces. First,
Baidu’s Silicon Valley AI Lab is based in Sunnyvale, California. Photo credit: Tech in Asia. The recent high-profile departures at Chinese search giant Baidu have
Photo credit: daizuoxin / 123RF. Alibaba’s cloud computing unit, Alibaba Cloud, has made aggressive overseas expansion one of its top priorities over the past year.
Tian Siwei in the campus of Peking University where she opted to learn Hindi. Photo credit: Tech in Asia. The tree-lined streets were peaceful and
Huang Chaiming, 29-year-old founder of Hypereal. Photo credit: Hypereal Though China’s VR market hit an estimated US$300 million last year, very few of its startups
A fake egg found on sale in China in 2012. Photo credit: China Daily. China has a fake food problem. Counterfeit soy sauce, rice, and
Photo credit: Geek+. China has been the world’s number one buyer of industrial robots since 2013, and last year surpassed Japan’s total of operating robots.