Education Giant New Oriental Launches Hong Kong IPO

(Source: Sohu) NYSE-listed Chinese education giant New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc. on Oct. 28 announced to launch its public offering in Hong Kong and has launched its global public offering of 8.51 million new shares, starting to commerce at 9:00 a.m. on Oct. 29, 2020, Hong Kong local time. Credit Suisse, BofA Securities…Continue Reading

Chinese Mobile Web Browsers Will Conduct Self-Inspection and Rectification

QQ, Huawei, UC and Xiaomi Several Chinese mobile internet browsers issued self inspection and rectification notices on Tuesday, and will fix existing network problems from now until Nov. 9. The move came after the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) said on Monday it would carry out a “rectification” of these browsers to address what it called social concerns…Continue Reading

TikTok Partners with Shopify to Enter Social Commerce

TikTok is moving into social commerce with its new deal with Shopify. The viral short-video platform TikTok is moving into social commerce with its new deal with e-commerce platform Shopify, whose merchants can now advertise directly to their target audience through short videos and track their performances through analytics.  The deal aims to help Shopify’s…Continue Reading

Baidu Nearing Deal To Acquire JOYY’s Domestic Operations

(Source: Search Engine Journal) Baidu (NASDAQ: BIDU) has almost completed negotiations to buy JOYY’s operations in China, according to business digital media Jiemian. The deal excludes JOYY’s overseas business, which is said to continue running independently. Due to the rumor of Baidu’s purchase last Friday, JOYY’s stock price reached $85.13 before the closing, up 5.22%…Continue Reading

Will we need 8-core, 16-thread CPUs for gaming soon? | Ask an expert

It makes sense to wonder about the coming trends for game development. Gordon Mah Ung Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors Q: Looking at common CPUs for PC building and the specs for the upcoming next-generation consoles, I’ve found myself wondering: Will we need…Continue Reading

Peace by Hampton A19 LED Wi-Fi smart bulbs review: Powerful automation tools, but you can’t buy just one

The new A19 color smart bulbs from Hampton Products are reasonably priced, but they only come in packs of four. Ben Patterson/IDG Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by TechHive’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors Peace by Hampton A19 LED Wi-Fi smart bulbs (4-pack) Table of Contents Show More The latest…Continue Reading

Avita Laptop Eyeing 5% Market Share Next Year: Regional Business Director Seema Bhatnagar

        | Published: Wednesday, October 28, 2020, 18:15 [IST] Even though most of the industries are suffering due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the sales of laptops and computers have increased by many folds as most of the companies have adopted work from home culture. In fact, many laptops companies have launched products…Continue Reading

Micromax Joins Hands With MediaTek To Design Smartphones In India

        | Published: Wednesday, October 28, 2020, 18:05 [IST] Micromax has announced that it will now start designing and developing smartphones in its R&D centre in Bengaluru under Make-in-India initiatives. The new announcement comes soon after the company shared its plans to launch new smartphones with the MediaTek Helio G chipsets on…Continue Reading

Vu Masterpiece TV With 85-Inch Ultra-HD Screen Launched With A Whopping Price Tag In India

        | Published: Wednesday, October 28, 2020, 17:08 [IST] Smart TVs have surged in popularity since the lockdown, and several brands have come forth with new launches to cater to the demand. The latest one is the Vu Masterpiece TV, which has debuted in India in the premium flagship segment. The 85-inch…Continue Reading