Why Lenovo’s parent company is pouring money into…

Jiubianli's offline worker is making a delivery. Photo from Baidu Images.   The parent company of Lenovo, China's PC market leader, laid out their latest strategy to further explore the liquor O2O sector by confirming…

Tech financing this week – The home service…

Don’t miss out these headlines for the week: Mobile app developer receives USD 100 million investment led by Qihoo 360; O2O home renovation startup aims to reset industry’s quality standards with pre-A financing; LeEco's sports…

Beacon-powered O2O deployments in China so far a…

Filip Zielinski Beacons, essentially indoor GPS-like hardware that can communicate with your smartphone via Bluetooth to precisely determine the location of people and objects, are the backbone of the Internet of Things, and one of…

Lesson learnt from Homejoy? Two home service platforms…

[caption id="attachment_5795" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Wan Yong(left) and Fu Yansheng(right) in the strategic partnership press conference. From AllChinaTech.[/caption] Rising on-demand home-service platform Ayibang announced its strategic partnership with China’s oldest caregiver site Guanjiabang on Friday. The…

China Merchants Bank invests in Didi Kuaidi to…

[caption id="attachment_5760" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Jean Liu, president of Didi Kuaidi. By Catherine Lai[/caption] Jean Liu, president of Didi Kuaidi, the Chinese ride-hailing giant, announced a strategic partnership with China Merchants Bank (CMB) today in Beijing,…

2016 China Tech Trend Predictions IV: The escalating…

Though Uber didn’t pioneer the on-demand services business model, it’s the company that brought the concept to spotlight. Similarly, China is not the birthplace of the business model, but has now become the most vibrant…

Leading O2O home services platform 1Jiajie to go…

[caption id="attachment_5088" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Screenshot from 1Jiajie.com.[/caption] Chinese on demand home services platform ‘1Jiajie’ announced on Monday that it will list on the Chinese stock market New Third Board, and will launch a new cleaning…