Chengdu is launching its first lottery trial to distribute the digital yuan; authorities bust a gang selling personal data for Bitcoin.
K-12 online math and science education platform Huohua Siwei received $150 million in a third batch of its Series E, which totals $400 million.
A collision with a manhole cover could have caused significant damage to the vehicle and triggered the subsequent incident, Tesla said.
NIO and its peers are prying open a window of opportunity to beat Tesla. But time is limited, and every company is sprinting to catch up.
Landlords told TechNode that house rental platform Ziroom has been demanding cuts in its rent, and walking away from leases if they refuse.
Volkswagen’s battery partner Gotion High-Tech revealed a new EV battery cell which it said may significantly reduce the cost of electric vehicles.
Shenzhen launched its second digital yuan public trial just as Suzhou finished its own. Rig makers Ebang and Canaan look to new markets in the new year.
TechNode community experts note 2020 trends, foresee news about antitrust, electric vehicles, fintech, trade wars, and community buying in 2021.
Shenzhen is famous for entrepreneurship, but its VC scene doesn’t match its importance as a tech hub. Maybe there’s something to learn from it.
The BSN is looking to tap into central bank digital currencies with two new projects, ZhongAn announces the first insurance policy to accept digital yuan.