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11.11.15
China smashes sales records during its version of Black Friday
11.11.15

China smashes sales records during its version of Black Friday

In the US there's Black Friday, but in China, they get all their big online shopping discounts on...

By R. Lai,   11.11.15
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05.18.15
Alibaba hopes visual codes will fight counterfeit goods
05.18.15

Alibaba hopes visual codes will fight counterfeit goods

As you may have heard, Alibaba has a problem with counterfeit goods among its merchants -- you may...

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02.04.15
Drones are delivering tea in China
02.04.15

Drones are delivering tea in China

Hey, DHL: you're not the only one who can bring drone-based delivery to honest-to-goodness custome...

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09.19.14
Alibaba IPO makes it worth $231 billion, more than Amazon and eBay combined
09.19.14

Alibaba IPO makes it worth $231 billion, more than Amazon and eBay combined

We'd heard that the US IPO for Chinese company Alibaba could be among the biggest ever, and it did...

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03.23.13
China chooses Ubuntu for a national reference OS coming in April
03.23.13

China chooses Ubuntu for a national reference OS coming in April

China's government and people have historically been friendly toward Linux, although not quite on...

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