Airbnb’s latest challenge is coming from Taiwan

Lawmakers in Taiwan started looking into ways to legalise short-term rental services for some time now —but this is hardly good news for Airbnb 

What China’s history of overseas tech IPOs says about the current wave

The number of Chinese tech IPOs is expected to rise in the near future in Hong Kong and the US 

Taiwan’s crypto scene is booming, but still needs a clearer regulatory framework to thrive

When it comes to regulating crypto, there seems to be little consensus on what is appropriate and what is not 

Is Google partnering with Tencent for its China comeback?

It would be one of the largest developments in recent internet history 

Is blockchain the answer to China's vaccine woes?

As one of the most hyped technologies, blockchain has been much discussed as one of the key solutions to this social issue 

Ofo’s “darkest hour” becomes gloomier as Didi acquisition rumours swirl again

Didi reportedly has sent due diligence team to ofo over the past two to three weeks 

Meituan Dianping launches autonomous food delivery system

So far the Meituan Dianping platform is restricted to malls or within an office space 

ofo scales back US operations amid international retreat

Three ofo executives at their US operations have resigned in the past two weeks 

Autonomous vehicles are coming but you won't own one

Despite the government’s optimistic outlook, Didi CTO and co-founder Bob Zhang believes that mass adoption of autonomous vehicles is at least a decade away 

Ucommune confirms US$45M acquisition of Workingdom, signals there is more to come

Formerly known as UrWork, the acquisition is not the first one that Ucommune has done in 2018