The Forbes’ China Rich List for 2015 is out now. Here are the 10 richest tech bosses in the country. The list finally includes one woman.
If China's top tech execs were drowning in a river, who would you save? That's a question Baidu CEO Robin Li recently had to answer.
When we interviewed Xiaomi founder and CEO Lei Jun in 2012, the company was in its earliest days. The Xiaomi M1 had just come out, and Lei and Co. were getting ...
Lei Jun's poor English has gone viral in China. But his critics are missing the forest for the trees.
With founders Lei Jun and Lin Bin in attendance, Xiaomi VP Hugo Barra shows off the thinner Mi 4i, which comes in 5 colors.
Chinese cosmetics and skincare company Yu Jia Hui has raised an undisclosed funding round from Xiaomi founder Lei Jun and Shunwei Capital.
Xiaomi may not be planning to sell smartphones in the US this year, but that doesn’t mean the company lacks for ambition on the mobile phone front. In fact, it’...
Jack Ma is no longer China's richest man - for now.
Chinese K-12 learning and teaching platform 17zuoye has just raised a bucket of cash from some of Asia's most famous investors. Perhaps it's because the site's ...
Lei's least sexy announcement at today's keynote was arguable his most important.
Xiaomi is by far China’s most important tech company. Its founder embodies all of Silicon Valley’s greatest heroes, from Bill Gates to Steve Jobs to Elon Musk.
Lei Jun’s share of Xiaomi is worth US$31 billion to US$38.9 billion, well above Ma and somewhere in the range of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg.
It’s no secret that Xiaomi is working on an electric car. Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun reportedly said as much himself at a conference in April of this year. And while he...
Kingsoft plans to invest a massive sum in its cloud services arm over the next few years, according to its executive director (and Xiaomi founder) Lei Jun.
Xiaomi founder Lei Jun is investing an RMB 100 million (US$16.3 million) series A round of funding into You+ International Youth Apartments.
The trouble with Xiaomi’s smart TV OS is that it lacks the content that many of its rivals. Now it's trying to fix that.
Jack Ma, the founder and CEO of eshopping empire Alibaba, now tops Forbes’ China Rich List. Also: check out China's 5 richest tech entrepreneurs.
Apple’s Jony Ive calls the Mi4 phone design “theft” but Xiaomi’s Hugo Barra responds. Plus, a black version of the Mi4 is coming soon!