I wrote this news story for WSJ. Custom Studios, a content marketing unit of the Wall Street Journal. This story appears in the unit’s Tech Mahindra project. Robots grow smarter through a developing artificial intelligent network as humans feed in interactions with them.
I wrote this news story for WSJ. Custom Studios, a content marketing unit of the Wall Street Journal. This story appears in the unit’s Tech Mahindra project. Ambient commerce helps retailers better understand their customers’ shopping habits and needs.
I wrote this news story for WSJ. Custom Studios, a content marketing unit of the Wall Street Journal. This story appears in the unit’s Tech Mahindra project. The advancement of self-driving cars aims to reduce fatal human errors on the road and ease traffic congestions.
I watched Alibaba Singles’ Day Eve Shopping Spree variety show for the first time. It’s a mix of skits, singing performances, and celebrities competing in games. Alibaba added Western icons such as NBA star Kobe Bryant to shoot hoops and American band One Republic to perform this year. Katy Perry was on the list, but […]
Sophie Su co-founded Pingo Space, a mobile app that connects Chinese locals to expats through in-person experiences. As a Chinese Australian, she grew up in Sydney and came to Beijing in 2007. The 31-year-old is a mother of a one-and-a-half-year-old son. She is also a first-time entrepreneur, who turned down a store manager job with Apple […]
Almost 600,000 foreign nationals, excluding nationals from Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan, resided in China in 2010, according to China’s last national census. That is the potential market for one startup in Beijing who wants to increase cross-cultural interaction in China to bridge the gap between expatriates and local Chinese. Yunkai Weng, founder and CEO of […]
Filmmaker and entrepreneur Siok Siok Tan shared her tips on how startups should market themselves at Lean Startup Beijing’s March Meetup. Tan runs a social video platform in China called Kinetic One. As a visual storyteller, she has handled marketing for herself and her company in a subtle way, a practice that eventually helped her land […]
It’s unclear how many psychiatrists, therapists, and psychologists are working in China. There are 125.2 total mental health workers per every 100,000 people in the United States, but the same statistic is not reported for China in the World Health Organization’s 2014 Mental Health Atlas. Mental health care can be a sensitive subject in China, as […]
Inncube, the newly-opened co-working space in Beijing’s expatriate-oriented Sanlitun neighborhood, saw job seekers and recruiters interacting at company booths while some candidates practiced their elevator pitches in four-minute speed-networking sessions with potential employers. At the same time, speakers took to a stage to speak about inspiration. That was the scene at JingJobs and SCHSAsia’s job […]
I conducted a one-hour live interview with an expert in front of 50 attendees at Beijing’s co-working space DayDayUp. Below is a write-up of the interview. Tencent’s 2015 third quarter earnings report said that WeChat has 650 million monthly active users. Many companies in China use WeChat to promote their products and services, but they […]