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’s just the opposite. At a press event re...
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 users have increased more than 7x in the...
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’s since said the company doesn’t have p...
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!
This microfinance startup offers business loans for small and medium-sized businesses and consumer loans for individuals.
Youku CEO Victor Koo and OnePlus founder Pete Lau have already completed the challenge and kicked off the trend among the other Chinese tech CEOs.