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

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

President Trump, “China, EU ‘Manipulating Currencies"”

President Trump, “China, EU ‘Manipulating Currencies'” President Donald Trump doubled down Friday morning on his plan to impose massive tariffs on China and the European Union, Tweeting that the United States should be on a “level play.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnews8 hr. 18 min. ago

Facebook"s rhetoric on misinformation doesn"t match its actions

Facebook has said it finds claims that survivors of a violent tragedy are actually actors duping the public to be "abhorrent." The company has said that content with such claims violates its community standards, and has pledged to remove such posts......»»

Category: topSource: money10 hr. 19 min. ago

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AEP, Facebook, Microsoft, PayPal, Philip Morris, Spotify, Under Armour and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Friday on more China woes, but it’s been a choppy time of late. The investing community has had less faith and has seen lower rewards from buying the dips in 2018........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallst18 hr. 3 min. ago

Booking Holdings to invest $500 million in China"s DiDi Chuxing ride-sharing app

Booking Holdings Inc. , the online travel site that used to be cal.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 17th, 2018

China is training foreign officials to spread its political model, including how to "guide public opinion" online

Thomas Peter-Pool/Getty Images China is using an academy to train foreign officials in how its politi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 16th, 2018

China just slammed massive tariffs on $34 billion worth of US goods — here"s what will get hit

REUTERS/Fred Dufour/Pool; Alex Wong/Getty Images President Do.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 14th, 2018

Renderings: Nocatee"s 100,000 SF waterpark amenity is in the works

A massive expansion to Nocatee's recreational amenities is slated to open by the end of the year, the master-planned community's developer announced Thursday. Construction started this summer on a 100,000-square-foot waterpark, which, when completed.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 13th, 2018

Does New YouTube Tool Offer Higher Protection For Video Creators?

The biggest fear of many creators online is having their content stolen or plagiarized. However, a new YouTube tool is going to be targeted toward video creators whose content will be protected from being stol.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJul 12th, 2018

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) rises as carmaker plans massive China factory

Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) rises as carmaker plans massive China factory Telsa is planning to build a large new plant in China, the company confirmed on Tuesday. Bloomberg first reported on TeslaR.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJul 11th, 2018

Airline software firm to relocate to downtown Orlando, create jobs

Radixx International is relocating to downtown Orlando to be closer to the growing tech community. The firm that provides airlines with an online reservation system that enables them to sell their seats and all other related services currently h.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 9th, 2018

China"s Tencent turns to US for IPO of its music business

One of China's top tech companies plans to list its online music business in the United States......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJul 9th, 2018

There"s a massive internet community that"s obsessed with videos of "brain-tingling" sounds, and the people who make them earn thousands of dollars a month

W Magazine/YouTube Autonomous sensory meridian response, or ASMR, refers to the tingles in your brain and spine some people feel when they hear certain pleasurable sounds. Unlike most of YouTube, A.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 6th, 2018

Trump just hit China with massive tariffs, kicking off a trade war — here"s what tariffs are, and how they could affect you

Chris Keane/Reuters President Donald Trump hit Chinese imports to the US with massive tariffs on Friday. China responded with tariffs on US pro.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 6th, 2018

Chen to become sole chairman of debt-laden HNA after Wang"s death

China's HNA Group said it has made co-founder Chen Feng its sole chairman after fellow chairman Wang Jian died this week, moving to calm concerns about leadership amidst the conglomerate's efforts to slash its massive debt burden......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 6th, 2018

U.S., China tariffs take effect as Trump threatens massive escalation

President Donald Trump said Thursday the U.S. could soon impose tariffs on more than $500 billion in Chinese imports, about the amount of total goods the U.S. imported from China last year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 6th, 2018

Toxic tanneries polluting again at new Bangladesh site

More than 100 leather tanneries that were forced to relocate because of their massive pollution are now running toxic waste into another river in Bangladesh, creating new environmental and health problems for community members and laborers......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 5th, 2018

Malaysia halts a big China-backed infrastructure project

Malaysia has put the brakes on a massive China-backed rail project, citing excessive costs......»»

Category: topSource: moneyJul 5th, 2018