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Coupon Olympics

“Shopping festivals” face backlash over confusing discounts—here are some perplexing recent offers

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Reason to Celebrate

Besides Singles Day, here are some other invented festivities that go on each year

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Fantastic beasts (and where to buy them)

Exotic and endangered animals are being traded online in China, in spite of numerous regulations, owner arrests, and deaths

TECHNOLOGY

Tech Thursday Episode 42

Vehicle tracking chips, drone firefighters, and robo-deliveries. Welcome to the future—welcome to Tech Thursday

TRADITIONAL CULTURE

Viral Week Ep. 154

A freed doctor goes back into police custody, gamers go gaga for RNG, and yet more media accounts are reprimanded for “improper” content—it’s Viral Week

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Hammer Time

China’s online ‘judicial auctions’ face growing pains

TECHNOLOGY

A Quick Guide to Alibaba

The Ali-family is more than just Taobao and Tmall

TECHNOLOGY

The TWOC Guide to Alipay

It’s become much easier for foreigners to use Alipay, but what can it be used for?

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