Enterprise Tech Dispatch: China kicks off 6G research; Xerox bids for HP

Prajeet Nair

While India takes baby steps towards 5G and is, in fact, yet to properly implement 4G across the country, China has kicked off ....

8 November, 2019

Club Factory orders swell by 700% during Diwali

Supriya Roy

Chinese ecommerce platform Club Factory, which counts India as its biggest market, garnered a 700% year-over-year growth in orders ....

8 November, 2019

Enterprise Tech Dispatch: US ups the battle against China in AI, Noida startup aids battery analytics

Anirban Ghoshal

Even as governments across the world seek to capitalise on frontier technologies for security and defence capabilities, two countries, ....

13 September, 2019

Tech Mahindra to step up China focus

Team TC

Pune-based information technology (IT) services provider Tech Mahindra plans to extend its software solutions to the automotive, ....

28 August, 2019

Hospitality unicorn OYO becomes third largest global hotel chain

Om Athavale

Oravel Stays Pvt Ltd, which operates OYO Hotels and Homes, announced today that it is the world's third largest hotel chain ....

10 July, 2019

OYO ties up with Chinese e-commerce platform Meituan to drive traffic

Om Athavale

Oravel Stays Pvt Ltd, which operates accommodation platform OYO Hotels & Homes, today said it inked a year-long pact with ....

27 June, 2019

Digital tech driving emerging economies faster than ever before: Alibaba’s Luohan Academy

Vignesh Ananthraj

Mobile internet, e-commerce, mobile payments and internet-based services are driving emerging market growth faster than ever before, ....

25 January, 2019

Alibaba's Jack Ma to retire in 2019, CEO Zhang to take over as chairman


Jack Ma, the charismatic co-founder of China’s largest e-commerce firm Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, will step down as chairman ....

8 September, 2018

How algorithmic governance is endangering the privacy of Chinese citizens

Anirban Ghoshal

China’s growing use of emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) for surveillance ....

11 July, 2018

How Chinese schools are secretly using AI to evaluate students' essays

Anirban Ghoshal

Several schools in China are running an artificial intelligence (AI) engine to evaluate students' essays and are not telling ....

12 June, 2018

India ranks third on AI implementation in manufacturing, tops Germany: BCG report

Anirban Ghoshal

India has ranked third on the implementation of artificial intelligence (AI) in manufacturing, topping Germany (sixth) but trailing ....

27 April, 2018

Apple to start India manufacturing soon with iPhone SE

Varun Arora

Apple India Pvt. Ltd, the local arm of Cupertino-based Apple Inc., will soon start assembling iPhones in India at a plant in ....

17 February, 2017

China launches $14.6 bn investment fund to support internet companies

Varun Arora

China has launched an investment fund worth 100 billion yuan ($14.6 billion) to support internet firms, state-run Xinhua news ....

23 January, 2017

Alibaba smashes Singles' Day shopping record

Dearton Thomas Hector

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. broke its Singles' Day sales record with about four hours to spare, affirming the strength of the ....

11 November, 2016

Chinese ride-hailing firm Didi Chuxing to acquire Uber's local business

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Uber Technologies Inc., the ride-sharing company with a reputation of slugging it out with rivals and regulators to capture market ....

1 August, 2016

China orders real name register for online video uploads


Chinese Internet users are now required to register their real names to upload videos to Chinese online video sites, an official ....

21 January, 2014

Net control: China may require real name registration for web access


China may require internet users to register with their real names when signing up to network providers, state media said on Tuesday, ....

26 December, 2012

Good Companies Are Bought, Not Sold: Sierra Atlantic Founder Raju Reddy

Sudarshana Banerjee

Raju Reddy started Sierra Atlantic as a self-funded company with two friends in 1993. The company was already pushing $15 million ....

22 September, 2011

Zynga Partners With Tencent To Debut First Mainland China Game


Social games maker Zynga is partnering with Tencent Holdings Ltd, the Chinese Internet company, to launch its first game in mainland ....

26 July, 2011

China's Baidu Signs Music Deal With Studios, Ends Legal Wrangle


Baidu , China's largest search engine, signed an agreement with a joint venture owned by Universal Music, Warner Music and Sony ....

19 July, 2011

China Dismisses Google Accusations On Gmail


China's Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday that it did not accept accusations from Google Inc that the Chinese government was making ....

22 March, 2011