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China’s LGBT Community Staged a Massive Protest Against an Online Ban of Gay Content—And Won

It was an extraordinary moment in a country known for censorship, where the LGBT community remains largely closeted. In a country often characterized by censorship, Chinese citizens are openly.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 16th, 2018

China"s Sina Weibo has stopped censoring gay content after outcry from Chinese LGBT community

REUTERS/Aly Song China's Sina Weibo on Monday reversed a decision to censo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 16th, 2018

Tumblr Protest Wraps Up Phase Two With Over 1,000 Tweets

Fans of online adult content aren’t taking the crackdown lightly. They’ve teamed up against the management of Tumblr since the platform decided to ban adult-oriented posts. “Phase two” of their Tumblr protest ended today after more than 1,300 t.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJan 2nd, 2019

Tencent Music Announces Potential Pricing in Massive IPO

Tencent Music Entertainment, the largest online music entertainment platform in China, expects to price 82 million American depositary shares for an initial public offering valued up to more than $1........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstDec 4th, 2018

Google employees go public to protest China search engine Dragonfly

More than thirty Google employees have joined a public petition protesting the company’s plans to build a search engine that complies with China’s online censorship regime......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 27th, 2018

China"s Cyber Cop Ups Pressure to Control Online Speech

China’s chief cybercensor is raising the pressure on internet companies to police online speech, requiring they keep extensive records about users and alert authorities about the spread of what the government deems harmful content......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 16th, 2018

EU Backs Fines for Tech Firms Over Terror Propaganda

The European Union is proposing massive fines for online providers that aren’t fast enough in removing terrorist content from their services, raising pressure on big tech firms like Facebook and Google that have backed voluntary approaches......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 12th, 2018

Starbucks has signed a massive deal with China"s most famous online retailer to cement its dominance of the coffee market

Reuters Starbucks has agreed a new delivery partnership with Alibaba, one of China's largest online .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 2nd, 2018

App for everything files for huge Hong Kong IPO

Meituan-Dianping, a massive online services platform in China, has filed to go public in Hong Kong in a move that's expected to raise billions of dollars......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJun 25th, 2018

China"s app for everything files for huge Hong Kong IPO

Meituan-Dianping, a massive online services platform in China, has filed to go public in Hong Kong in a move that's expected to raise billions of dollars from investors......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJun 25th, 2018

Hundreds sign online petition supporting woman suing JD.com CEO in rape case

Hundreds of people have added their names to an online petition in support of a University of Minnesota student who said she was raped last August by Richard Liu, the chief executive officer of China's e-commerce retailer JD.com Inc......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 20th, 2019

Amazon says it"s shutting its China online store

Amazon says it will shut its China online store by July 18, as the U.S. e-commerce giant focuses on the lucrative businesses of selling overseas goods and cloud services in the world's most populous nation. Michelle Hennessy reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersApr 18th, 2019

Amazon, facing entrenched rivals, says to shut China online store

Amazon.com Inc said it will shut its China online store by July 18, as the U.S. e-commerce giant focuses on the lucrative businesses of selling overseas goods and cloud services in the world's most populous nation......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 18th, 2019

Three Reasons To Question China"s Blockbuster Economic Data

On the surface, China's March data was surprisingly strong, largely as a result of strong policy easing and in light of China's massive 40% surge in To.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 17th, 2019

Twitter Reports Decline in Abusive Content and Promises New Rules to Combat Bad Actors

But a social media expert says the spread of misinformation online is still on the rise. Twitter says .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 16th, 2019

Asia"s tech champions zero in on main street banking

Asia's internet firms are challenging the region's traditional banks for consumer finances, tapping their massive user networks for business and following a trail blazed in China by tech giants Alibaba and Tencent......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 14th, 2019

The Amazon Air pilots who deliver your parcels are prepared to strike

The pilots staged a protest at a large Amazon hub near Cincinnati, saying their work has “exponentially increased” and their pay is stagnant......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 11th, 2019

Mom of 3-year-old model in China sorry over apparent beating

The mother of a Chinese child model has apologized after videos of her appearing to beat her daughter appeared online, sparking outrage......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 11th, 2019

UK unveils plan to crack down on harmful online content

The plan would establish an independent regulator to write a code of practice for tech giants to follow......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 9th, 2019

Why Ctrip.com International Stock Surged 28% in March

What happened Shares of Ctrip com International NASDAQ CTRP 160 rocketed 28 last month according to data from S amp P Global Market Intelligence after the China based online travel platform delivered strong fourth quarter results So what Ctrip s fourth.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqApr 8th, 2019

U.K. unveils sweeping plan to penalize Facebook and Google for harmful online content

British regulators on Sunday un.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 7th, 2019