We looked inside some of the tweets by @ritacyliao and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
Before you pitch 👀 https://twitter.com/jonrussell/status/1138291590751932416
Alibaba’s food delivery & local service platform http://Ele.me just rolled out a “throw out the trash” service for $2. The delivery guy can also “apologize to the girlfriend” on your behalf among other things #DigitalEconomyinChina $BABA
Another struggling international retail giant in China has bound itself to a major local tech co https://twitter.com/TechCrunch/status/1143110146408587264
We may be close to a tipping point where people use #WeChat Pay for big-ticket purchases, not just micropayments/red packets. 60% of fashion luxury brands in China now have a WeChat store, up from 36% in 2018 v @L2_Digital report https://twitter.com/TechCrunch/status/1143047775606779904
I can attest to that https://twitter.com/jonrussell/status/1143008485493239808
(THREAD) There have been reports on Chinese social media these days about police spot-checking people’s phones in Beijing and Shanghai (Beijing PSB denied it). As I looked into it, I came across an app called MFsocket 1/8
Please don't call me to see if I saw your email.
Only 3 self-driving companies have so far been allowed to transport passengers in California. 2 are Chinese - @PonyAI_tech & @autoxtech; the other is Cali-based @zoox https://twitter.com/TechCrunch/status/1141599739902943232
I've said before that FB's move into crypto led by David Marcus is as good a shot as any to bring this into the mainstream. But, I don't think it will take the form many thought it would. IF it flies, don't forget FB is behind it. It *will* take a cut, and it will control it.
.@Xiaomi moves further into Russia with plans to open 100 Mi Stores this year and debuting a bunch of new products including 3 smart TVs, its smart band, wireless earbuds & a flagship phone https://twitter.com/TechCrunch/status/1140954108033212416
A day after Douyin (aka TikTok China) showed off user # (250M DAUs), its rival Kuaishou said it now has 200M DAUs and is aiming for 300M DAUs by January 2020. Can't keep up with the scores
.@BytedanceTalk on a roll: it’s accumulated over 1 billion MAUs & 600M DAUs worldwide from TikTok, Douyin, Jinri Toutiao and its other apps, said Douyin boss Zhang Nan today. Unclear whether these are unique users
Five Big Questions Raised by China's New Draft Cross-Border Data Ruless https://newamerica.org/cybersecurity-initiative/digichina/blog/five-big-questions-raised-chinas-new-draft-cross-border-data-ruless/ via @newamerica
Shenzhen uniform pride https://twitter.com/Yueqi_Yang/status/1139460051742146560
What I would’ve been through in my hometown if I had been born 20 years later... https://twitter.com/mbrennanchina/status/1139444859398320128
Got to know #Momenta, one to watch in China's autonomous driving space in the coming years. Pedigreed founder (ex SenseTime & @MSFTResearch Asia), backed by a house of big-name investors incl. @Daimler & @kaifulee https://twitter.com/TechCrunch/status/1139380240973619206
Sorry, not draft. These are the actual rules now in place. Full document can be downloaded here: http://www.beijing.gov.cn/zfxxgk/110003/jsyrs53/2019-06/11/content_03adfcdb45cc4836bf9518dacd893902.shtml
BREAKING: Alibaba files for listing in Hong Kong
Going to the #noExtraditiontoChina #反送中 #extraditionbill protest today? Protect yourself and your friends. For iOS, turn off FaceID/TouchID, and turn on "erase data". https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B4W7-FlIxRL4Q01jcFh0X3VjVFk/view?usp=drivesdk
Treat yourself this weekend to one of the best podcasts we've run on the Sinica Network: @jordanschnyc of @ChinaEconTalk interviews Peter Hessler on China, Egypt, and the myriad and surprising parallels and connections between them. https://supchina.com/podcast/from-beijing-to-cairo-peter-hessler-and-the-craft-of-foreign-correspondence/