2017 was a tumultuous year for China’s cyberspace – here’s whyRead More
Author: Rita Liao
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Telling the uncommon China stories through tech. Rita can be reached at email@example.com.
Just as the US decision to overturn “net neutrality” spurred a heated public debate, a broadband plan in China that goes against net neutrality principles is growing at an impressive paceRead More
Editor’s note: This article by Rita Liao was originally published by TechNode. It has been re-posted here with permission. Baidu-owned iQIYI, widely regarded as a Netflix of China, has announced that it secured exclusive online broadcasting rights in China for six films nominated by this year’s Golden Globe Awards, including the acclaimed Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri and The Shape of Water. This means film buffs will not be able to watch these films through the other Chinese video platforms such as Alibaba’s Youku-Tudou and Tencent Video. The video streaming sector in China has become hotly contested as players clamor to squeeze...Read More
In eight years, Bilibili has evolved from an obscure community for anime, comic, and gaming fans into a “spiritual home” for over 7,000 culture groupsRead More