Remote Freedom: The Cost of Utopia for China’s Fledgling Digital Nomads
Covid-19 has transformed China’s remote work culture, but who can afford this lifestyle and how does it impact local communities?
Digital Dilemma: Big Data Brings Big Privacy Problems to China
Can people secure their data and privacy in the digital age?
The Digital Hermits Going Analog
Living smartphone-less in China in the digital age
New Cities, Old Problems
China’s smart cities are yet to truly transform urban life
Facial recognition technology surges in China, but privacy protections fail to catch up
Tech Thursday: Cybersecurity vs. National Security
China updates cybersecurity laws and Google contemplates return, as corporations and governments struggle for the cyberspace
Tech Thursday Episode 41
Didi’s same-sex rides, pigs with codes, nuclear safety upgrades, and self-service store on wheels
Old Retail in New Machines
Selling noodles as well as medicine, the humble vending machines get rebranded as the face of China’s “New Retail”
China’s emperors were no strangers to the curse of bad data—and built their own secret system to avoid it
China’s “cashless society” will be developed from existing credit schemes—but how reliable are they?