Alpha Animation increases IP content with aims to…

[caption id="attachment_6378" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Alpha at China Licensing Expo 2015 (picture from Tencent Comic)[/caption] Leading Chinese animation producer Alpha Animation launched a new investment to produce more IP content, following previous investments in virtual reality…

Tech financing in China this week- Innovation Works’…

Don't miss out our headlines this week: Airbnb-like platform to connect overseas hosts with Chinese travelers; Razer lands USD75M from Chinese VR investor to develop OSVR; Why Lenovo's parent company is pouring money into O2O…

Chinese VR device maker Baofeng Mojing secures USD…

[caption id="attachment_5677" align="aligncenter" width="600"] From Baidu Images.[/caption] Chinese virtual reality (VR) device maker Baofeng Mojing announced it has raised RMB 230 million (USD 34 million) in Series B financing. This round of financing boosts Baofeng…

Xiaomi to develop VR and robotics with newly…

[caption id="attachment_5548" align="aligncenter" width="550"] Photo from NetEase[/caption] Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun announced at the company’s annual meeting that Xiaomi has established a Xiaomi Exploration Lab to develop cutting-edge technology. The preliminary focus of the lab…

Baofeng VR vs Google Cardboard

[caption id="attachment_5007" align="aligncenter" width="500"] The Baofeng Mojing 3 - Lightning Bolt![/caption] Like so many lesser known companies from China, Baofeng, a video media platform, caught wind of the 2B USD cash and stock acquisition of…