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Are the Oscars finally breaking into China?

Promotional photo of Darkest Hour, one of the Oscars Best Pictures nominees with Chinese backing. The telecast of the Academy Awards…

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Hole in the wall 2.0: How China’s food delivery industry is changing the restaurant business

Ever wonder why ordering takeout is so cheap in China? While Alibaba and Tencent jostle for dominance in the waimai…

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China’s box office enjoys another record-smashing Spring Festival holiday

Moviegoing is a national pastime for the Chinese during Spring Festival, and this year more than ever. As of Wednesday, the…

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Personal insights into the frontier of Chinese biomedicine

“I foresee that within the next few years, patients from the West will actually start coming to China to receive…

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Sina Weibo denounced for manipulation of trending topics and inadequate censorship

Links in Chinese unless otherwise specified It’s been a shaky few months for Sina Weibo, China’s largest microblogging service. Last…

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Chinese rapper GAI removed from reality show amidst government crackdown on hip-hop culture

*Links in Chinese unless otherwise specified Last week, rumors circulated that Chinese rapper GAI, whose real name is Zhou Yan…

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‘The Ex-File 3’ is China’s low-budget romantic comedy walloping Star Wars at the box office

The Last Jedi may have been the highest-grossing movie in North America in 2017, earning $220 million on opening weekend, but in China,…

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China incentivizes theaters to show more domestic films, fewer from Hollywood

All links in Chinese unless otherwise specified. The year 2017 has been a shaky one for Chinese movies. Before the…

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China ‘body searches’ mobile games for violence and obscenity

Pictured: Honkai Impact 崩坏3 (bēnghuài), one of the games punished for inappropriate content. All story links in Chinese unless otherwise specified…

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Award-winning film ‘Angels Wear White’ ignites discussion about child sexual abuse

All links in Chinese unless otherwise noted In a recent interview, director Vivian Qu 文晏 (wén yàn) confirmed she started writing the…

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Why Chinese companies need to embrace diversity

Lately, there seems to be a trend of Chinese organizations bringing self-inflicted damage upon themselves with poorly thought-out actions, unaware…

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Legal disputes continue to plague reality show ‘The Voice of China’

Once one of China’s most popular reality shows, The Voice of China (中国好声音 Zhōngguó Hǎo Shēngyīn) has found itself embroiled in…

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Giraffes, wolves, and dragons: How evolutionary biology explains the Chinese internet

Chinese companies are adapting to their environment and quickly diverging from their erstwhile similar U.S. counterparts. It’s survival of the…

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‘Blade Runner 2049’ ignites a 3D screening controversy in China

The latest news in China’s film industry, including a possible lifting of China’s unofficial embargo against South Korean cultural imports.

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Q&A with Sexy Cyborg, China’s most notorious Maker

Naomi Wu creates new gadgets in the workshop of the world and roams the streets of Shenzhen dressed in a…

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