Airbnb well-placed to crack the Chinese market? Doubtful

Airbnb well-placed to crack the Chinese market? Doubtful

There is a question for Airbnb before trying to crack the Chinese market - are you ready to take China as a "unique" market?

Chinese media reacts as WeChat scraps tipping feature on iPhones

Chinese media reacts as WeChat scraps tipping feature on iPhones

A more worrying situation is: what if Apple is going to go hard on all apps in the content business?

Fashion Influencers in China: a new force for retail

Fashion Influencers in China: a new force for retail

Behind much of the success of fashion influencers in retailing is the rising trend of China’s “Internet Celebrity Economy”.

Is Google Play too late for China?

Is Google Play too late for China?

Google is reportedly in talks to re-introduce it’s flagship app store Google Play to China. Though a floated partnership with NetEase is still at the early stage, there are both benefits and challe…

With Hugo Barra’s return to the Valley, how far can Xiaomi go on the global stage?

With Hugo Barra’s return to the Valley, how far can Xiaomi go on the global stage?

Hugo Barra, Xiaomi’s former high-level executive and leader of globalization, announced his departure from the company and return to Silicon Valley. Will a leadership transition at Xiaomi dampen th…

What is this selfie app Meitu from China that just blew up in the U.S.?

What is this selfie app Meitu from China that just blew up in the U.S.?

Meitu, a sudden hit in the U.S. over the past few days, is an app that has been around for eight years now and is a must-have for Asian selfie addicts.

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