Bike Hunters – a new profession inspired by…

Soon after China’s leading bike-sharing company Mobike launched their service in Beijing last August, I decided to download the app to give it a try. Initially, the app was convenient and easy to use. For…

Will vandalism shatter bike sharing in China?

China’s bike sharing startups have raised generous financing from big-name VCs and tech giants, with leading player Mobike in January having secured USD 215 million in a financing round led by Tencent. But the booming…

A leak reveals new ofo bikes with advanced…

Ofo, a Beijing-based bike sharing startup, last month partnered with China’s smart bicycle maker 700Bike. A leak on local social networks suggested that 700Bike is to launch a customized sharing bike for ofo. Ofo, founded…