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    Q&A: Stripe’s John Collison on China, the coder’s mindset, and growing globally

Q&A: Stripe’s John Collison on China, the coder’s mindset, and growing globally

Photo credit: Stripe. Online payment service provider Stripe has been making waves in Asia for the past year. It launched in Singapore and Japan in the second half of 2016

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    Brief: China orders telcos to block all personal VPNs by 2018

Brief: China orders telcos to block all personal VPNs by 2018

Photo credit: lculig / 123RF Stock Photo. The news: The Chinese government has ordered the country’s telecommunication firms to block all access to personal VPNs by February 2018. This will

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    Xiaomi hails ‘return to rapid growth’ as it targets 100m phones in 2018

Xiaomi hails ‘return to rapid growth’ as it targets 100m phones in 2018

Photo credit: Xiaomi. Xiaomi had a terrible 2016 as Chinese consumers turned their backs on the budget phone brand. That led to it falling from first to fifth in the

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China sees tech funding drop amid ‘crazy’ valuations

  China sees tech funding drop amid ‘crazy’ valuations

What do China’s tech industry and a popular kind of tea have in common? They’re full of bubbles. That’s seen

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10 Asian unicorns in MIT list of the world’s 50 smartest companies

  10 Asian unicorns in MIT list of the world’s 50 smartest companies

Seven Chinese unicorns, including Baidu, Alibaba, and Tencent, and Indian ecommerce hero Flipkart made it to MIT Technology Review list

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Xiaomi hails ‘return to rapid growth’ as it targets 100m phone sales in 2017

  Xiaomi hails ‘return to rapid growth’ as it targets 100m phone sales in 2017

Photo credit: Xiaomi. Xiaomi had a terrible 2016 as Chinese consumers turned their backs on the budget phone brand. That

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India’s Flipkart and 7 Chinese unicorns in MIT list of world’s 50 smartest companies

  India’s Flipkart and 7 Chinese unicorns in MIT list of world’s 50 smartest companies

Seven Chinese unicorns, including Baidu, Alibaba, and Tencent, and Indian ecommerce hero Flipkart made it to MIT Technology Review list

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Ofo gets $700m-plus in Alibaba-led series E funding

  Ofo gets $700m-plus in Alibaba-led series E funding

Photo credit: Ofo. Ofo has raised more than US$700 million in its just-closed series E funding round, the company announced today.The

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In China, Amazon’s ‘store of the future’ is already open

  In China, Amazon’s ‘store of the future’ is already open

Amazon showed off its automated Go grocery store concept at the end of last year, but a few months later

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