Singles Day is the biggest online shopping day in the world. But now that it's over, Alibaba is looking forward to its next big holiday sale - an important one ...
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China is often called a land of contradictions, and its tech industry is no different. Yes, the middle kingdom is the source of some hackers and copycats, but it’s also the source of some startling innovation, one of the world’s most unique and vibrant internet cultures, and some of the most passionate techies and gamers in the universe. China’s internet may be censored but that hasn’t stopped web, gaming, and mobile startups from springing up all over the country. Here at Tech in Asia we’ve got it all: the good, the bad, and the ugly. The hottest startups, the craziest copycats, and the darkest tales of censorship in Asia.
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China's O2O food delivery platforms have grown quickly - perhaps too quickly.
Andrew Collins, Founder and CEO of Mailman Group based in Shanghai takes the AMA stage. Ask him anything!
Alibaba may have had a great Singles Day, but JD did too.
The day is over, the numbers are in. Alibaba's Singles Day GMV? $14.3 billion.
Xiaomi was the top vendor on Tmall and the top smartphone vendor on JD and Suning. But the company still generated less in overall sales than it did during Sing...
Alibaba's day of good sales keeps rolling as it obliterates 2014's total sales record with half the day left to run up the score.
Alibaba isn't the only ecommerce player having a bang-up Singles Day so far.
Xiaomi's Singles Day sales bonanza is off to a great start.
In the first hour of Alibaba's Singles Day sale this year, the company is already way ahead of where it was a year ago.
In many respects, China is one of the most exciting countries in the world for tech. It has a thriving startup scene, internet juggernauts like Alibaba and Baid...
If you're looking to download a cool song from a Chinese site, you might want to do it fast. Next year, it might not be there.
Hundreds of millions of people in China jump onto the web and buy billions of dollars worth of stuff. This comic explains what's going on.
Aliababa just splashed a bunch of cash on China's oldest video streaming giant. Why?
Alibaba's Singles Day ultimatum is now being investigated by the SAIC. But win or lose, this move didn't make the company look good.
Jack Ma doesn't care about money. Why? Because he misses the days when he could barely afford a bicycle.
SAIC investigating Alibaba after JD reports it forces vendors to pick a side for Singles Day [UPDATED]
Alibaba is telling vendors that they can do Singles Day sales on Tmall or JD, but not both. JD has filed a complaint with commerce officials, but Alibaba is unr...