Tag : China

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Shenzhen is giving local residents 10M yuan worth of China's new sovereign digital currency through a lottery, to test and promote the digital yuan (South China Morning Post)

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South China Morning Post: Shenzhen is giving local residents 10M yuan worth of China’s new sovereign digital currency through a lottery, to test and promote...
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A look at Alibaba's Tmall Haofang, a new sales channel on Tmall for buying homes online; Tmall Haofang says it'll use 3D tech and live streaming to help buyers (Pearl Liu/South China Morning Post)

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Pearl Liu / South China Morning Post: A look at Alibaba’s Tmall Haofang, a new sales channel on Tmall for buying homes online; Tmall Haofang...
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Sources: companies including Apple and Disney participated in a White House call over the WeChat ban, saying it could undermine their competitiveness in China (Wall Street Journal)

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Wall Street Journal: Sources: companies including Apple and Disney participated in a White House call over the WeChat ban, saying it could undermine their competitiveness...
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A look at China's AI telemarketing software market, which touts "voice bots" that dial ~3,000 numbers/day, even blocked ones, and flexibly respond to questions (Cissy Zhou/South China Morning Post)

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Cissy Zhou / South China Morning Post: A look at China’s AI telemarketing software market, which touts “voice bots” that dial ~3,000 numbers/day, even blocked...
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Rapidly escalating tensions, including WeChat ban, may devastate Apple's business due to its huge exposure on everything, from manufacturing to sales, to China (Chaim Gartenberg/The Verge)

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Chaim Gartenberg / The Verge: Rapidly escalating tensions, including WeChat ban, may devastate Apple’s business due to its huge exposure on everything, from manufacturing to...