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Alibaba Acquires Kaola from NetEase in a $2 Billion Agreement
September 6th, 2019

The Alibaba Group has announced its acquisition of online e-commerce platform, Kaola, from NetEase. Alibaba will also be investing $700 million in NetEase’s Cloud Music streaming platform, as part of a separate deal.

China’s Baidu Surpasses Google In Smart Speaker Sales
August 27th, 2019

The research analyst firm Canalys reports that Google’s rebranding of its Nest product hasn’t worked very well for the company putting it in the third-position after Amazon and Baidu.

Cloudflare Files for IPO despite Growth in Losses
August 16th, 2019

Internet services company Cloudflare is going public joining the growing group of tech firms that have taken a decision to sell shares to the public this year.

World’s Largest Privately Backed Start-Up ByteDance Getting Into the Smartphone Business
July 31st, 2019

ByteDance, the parent company of TikTok, confirmed it’s developing a smartphone, following a deal it made with device maker Smartisan Technology. ByteDance has risen to become a leading player in tech, rivaling the likes of Baidu and Tencent.

DX.Exchange to Let Its Clients Purchase Tokens Backed by Real Stocks of Major Firms
January 3rd, 2019

DX.Exchange opens a gateway for investors willing to buy NASDAQ-listed real-world stocks in a form of tokens for both fiat money and cryptocurrency.

Justin Sun Seeks to Lure Ethereum and EOS Developers in His Latest Mocking Tweet
December 10th, 2018

Justin Sun, the founder and CEO of Tron Foundation, has offered to help EOS and ETH developers in migration of their dApps to Tron.

Tron Shakes Hands with Field’s Giant Baidu: Partnership or Misleading Marketing?
October 19th, 2018

Tron Foundation has сonfirmed its cooperation with Baidu, a China-based internet giant, with a view to use its cloud solutions.

Chinese Search Giant Baidu Launches Blockchain-based Space Game Du Yuzhou
June 8th, 2018

After announcing its “super chain”, the Chinese search giant Baidu decided to launch a new blockchain-based game called Du Yuzhou.

China’s Search Engine Giant Baidu Launches New CryptoKitties-like Pet Project
February 5th, 2018

China’s search engine giant Baidu has launched a new game based on Blockchain. “Leci Gou” is akin to CryptoKitties, but here players take care of dogs.

Baidu and Xiaomi Partner on Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence
November 29th, 2017

Chinese competitor to Google and world-known smartphone maker combine their efforts to open up new levels of the Internet of Things.