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South China Morning Post:
Transsion, which reportedly makes ~59% of feature phones and ~34% smartphones sold in Africa, files for IPO on China's upcoming Nasdaq-like exchange in Shanghai   —  Transsion, selling through its brands Tecno, Infinix and Itel, had 58.7 per cent of Africa's mobile phone market in 2018, according to IDC data.
Mar 24, 2019, 9:35 PMIn context
Zheping Huang / South China Morning Post:
A look at Chinese tech workers' struggle with burnout and work-life balance, as many are expected to work a “996” schedule, or 9am to 9pm six days a week   —  He is so focused on keeping his start-up alive that he can't sleep at night.  She was asked in an interview if she would be willing …
Mar 22, 2019, 10:30 PMIn context
Iris Deng / South China Morning Post:
Tencent misses Q4 profit estimates with net income falling 32% YoY to $2.1B on revenue of $12.6B, partially due to China's gaming freeze   —  Depending on whom you talk to, 2018 was either a bumper year for Tencent Holdings or a year to forget.The first Asian company to breach US$500 billion in market cap …
Mar 21, 2019, 8:45 AMIn context
Li Tao / South China Morning Post:
Huawei says it has developed its own OS for both smartphones and computers in case those developed by US companies are no longer available   —  Huawei Technologies, the largest smartphone vendor in China, said it has developed its own operating systems (OS) for both smartphones and computers …
Mar 14, 2019, 11:05 AMIn context
Cissy Zhou / South China Morning Post:
As China sees weaker demand for iPhones, Foxconn factory workers are having salaries slashed, benefits taken, and many are resigning   —  It is a normal Saturday in Zhengzhou, the capital of central China's Henan province.  The sky over the Foxconn factory complex is obscured with a choking smog.
Mar 4, 2019, 9:10 PMIn context
Chad Bray / South China Morning Post:
Accenture: global fintech funding more than doubled YoY to $55.3B in 2018, with China accounting for $25.5B, boosted by $14B raised by Ant Financial   —  Despite escalating tensions between the US and China over trade and technology, Chinese companies accounted for nearly half …
Mar 2, 2019, 5:10 AMIn context
Sarah Dai / South China Morning Post:
China-based AI chip designer Horizon Robotics raises a $600M round at a valuation of $3B from South Korea's SK Group, memory chip manufacturer SK Hynix, others   —  Chinese artificial intelligence chip designer Horizon Robotics raised US$600 million in its latest funding round …
Feb 26, 2019, 11:00 PMIn context
Zheping Huang / South China Morning Post:
Xuexi Qiangguo, a propaganda app with Snapchat-like messaging features developed by China's Communist Party, becomes top free app on Apple's App Store in China   —  - Released by China's Communist Party, the app is helping cadres learn more about its political doctrine
Feb 17, 2019, 7:30 AMIn context
Zen Soo / South China Morning Post:
Ant Financial's Alipay digital wallet is now accepted at 3,000 Walgreens drugstores in the US, expects to cover 7,000 stores by April   —  - Chinese payments firms like Alipay and WeChat Pay are eyeing international expansion to capture a share of the lucrative growth in Chinese outbound tourism
Feb 14, 2019, 1:15 AMIn context
South China Morning Post:
IDC: Apple's Q4 smartphone shipments in China fell 19.9% YoY and Xiaomi's fell 34.9%, but Huawei's shipments grew 23.3%   —  Huawei racks up 23 per cent gain in shipments in fourth quarter against 9.7 per cent slump in industry shipments.
Feb 11, 2019, 10:25 AMIn context

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