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More Chinese phone makers could lose US apps under Trump’s Clean Network

August 6, 2020 0

Over a third of the world’s smartphone sales come from Chinese vendors Huawei, Xiaomi and Oppo. These manufacturers have thrived not only because they offer

China’s EV startup Xpeng pulls in $500 million Series C+

July 20, 2020 0

Xpeng, an electric vehicle startup run by former Alibaba executive He Xiaopeng, said Monday it has raised around $500 million in a Series C+ round

Autonomous vehicle startup AutoX lands driverless testing permit in California

July 18, 2020 0

AutoX, the autonomous vehicle startup backed by Alibaba, has been granted a permit in California to begin driverless testing on public roads in a limited

Jack Ma’s fintech giant tops 1.3 billion users globally

July 15, 2020 0

The speculation that Alibaba’s fintech affiliate Ant Group will go public has been swirling around for years. New details came to light recently. Reuters reported

Masayoshi Son resigns from board of Alibaba; defends SoftBank Group’s investment strategy

June 25, 2020 0

SoftBank Group founder Masayoshi Son said on Thursday he is leaving the board of Jack Ma’s Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group today, a month after

China Roundup: Alibaba to add 5,000 staff to cloud unit

June 15, 2020 0

Hello and welcome back to TechCrunch’s China Roundup, a digest of recent events shaping the Chinese tech landscape and what they mean to people in

China Roundup: SoftBank leads Didi’s $500M round and Meituan crosses $100B valuation

June 2, 2020 0

Hello and welcome back to TechCrunch’s China Roundup, a digest of recent events shaping the Chinese tech landscape and what they mean to people in

China Roundup: A blow to US-listed Chinese firms and TikTok’s new global face

May 25, 2020 0

Hello and welcome back to TechCrunch’s China Roundup, a digest of recent events shaping the Chinese tech landscape and what they mean to people in

Daily Crunch: Apple Stores begin to reopen

May 19, 2020 0

Apple outlines new safety measures as it reopens stores, Huawei responds to new U.S. chip curbs and Jack Ma departs SoftBank’s board of directors. Here’s

As Jack Ma and SoftBank part ways, the open and globalized era of tech comes ever closer to an end

May 19, 2020 0

It would be one of the greatest startup investments of all time. Masayoshi Son, riding high in the klieg lights of the 1990s dot-com bubble,

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