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Alibaba hits the gas on mobility as its bike sharing service adds carpooling  TechCrunch · 17 hours
Carpooling is heralded to be environmentally friendly and money-saving, but in smog-stricken China, the transportation option became a source of public concerns... more
Alibaba takes an 8% stake in Tencent-backed anime streaming site Bilibili  TechCrunch · 1 week
Ecommerce giant Alibaba is continuing its push into the world of youth culture after it scooped up an 8 percent stake in anime streaming and game... more
Alibaba’s Ant Financial buys UK currency exchange giant WorldFirst reportedly for around $700M  TechCrunch · 1 week
Ant Financial, the financial services behemoth affiliated with Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, has made its first big move into Europe. It’s acquired... more
China’s Alipay digital wallet is entering 7,000 Walgreens stores  TechCrunch · 1 week
China’s payments heavyweights have been following tourists abroad as their home market gets crowded. Ant Financial, Alibaba’s financial affiliate with a said valuation of $100 billion, now sees its virtual wallet... more
Chinese e-commerce challenger Pinduoduo is raising over $1 billion more  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
The price of competing with e-commerce giants Alibaba and JD.com is immense. That’s evidenced by challenger Pinduoduo, commonly known as PDD, which is raising more than $1 billion in... more
Alibaba’s growth slows to lowest in 3 years  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
China’s Alibaba continues to see slowing expansion in the latest quarter, but the e-commerce giant’s effort to spur new growth from new arenas have started to bear fruit. The Hangzhou-based firm rang... more
Alibaba’s alternative to the app store reaches 230M daily users  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
WeChat isn’t the only one doubling down on lite apps. Ever since China’s messaging titan introduced “mini programs” two years ago, a handful of its peers including Alibaba... more
Meet the little-known Chinese Wi-Fi startup that rubs shoulders with WeChat and Alipay  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
A service that connects people to Wi-Fi hotspots for free turned out to be one of China’s most popular apps, nestling in... more
Meet the little-known Chinese WiFi startup that rubs shoulders with WeChat and Alipay  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
A service that connects people to WiFi hotspots for free turned out to be one of China’s most popular apps, nestling in... more
At Alibaba's Futuristic FlyZoo Hotel, Robots Deliver Towels and Mix Cocktails  Gadgets 360 · 4 weeks
The 290-room FlyZoo hotel is an incubator for technology Alibaba wants to sell to the hotel industry in the future. more
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