Posts Tagged ‘Yahoo’

Uber Decides It Can’t Win In China As It Merges With Chinese Rival

USA and ChinaNo major Western software or online business has ever succeeded on its own in China for a sustained period of …


Former Yahoo China Staffer Gets Top Qihoo 360 Appointment

Chinese Internet security software giant Qihoo 360 has appointed Chen Jie as new chief operating officer of the company, leading daily operations, effective immediately. Chen will directly report to Qihoo 360’s chairman and chief executive officer Zhou Hongyi. Zhou comments that Chen is a reliable leader. Over the past few years, she showed extraordinary abilities, […]


Cheetah Mobile Forms Partnership For Native Ads With Yahoo

Chinese Internet and mobile Internet security company Cheetah Mobile announced a strategic deal with Yahoo for mobile search and native advertising platform partnerships. With the cooperation, Cheetah Mobile will integrate Yahoo’s “search in Apps” function into its various products, which will allow its users to enjoy Yahoo’s latest Buzz search tool as well as other […]


Yahoo Bids Farewell To Beijing R&D Center

A Yahoo senior vice president reportedly announced via an internal email that they will close their research and development center in Beijing. According to reports in Chinese local media, the shutdown of the Beijing R&D center is a part of the company’s global layoff plan. An internal employee revealed that Yahoo will offer “N+4” compensations […]


Facebook Hits The Same Wall As Apple In China

The leaders of Facebook and Apple were in China this past week on separate missions with the same goal: gain better transparency and more access to the Chinese market. Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg was in Beijing for an event at a local university, and Apple’s Tim Cook met with Chinese Vice Premier Ma Kai to review […]


Deciphering Alibaba CEO’s Letter To Investors

China’s Alibaba starts selling stakes in its Cayman Island company Alibaba Group Holding Limited today in the United States. In a “Letter From Jack Ma” which was filed last Friday with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Ma “Jack” Yun outlines expectations, caveats, and hopes for armchair investors in his extended family of Chinese e-commerce businesses. […]


Open Networking Foundation Chooses Chinese Certified Testing Lab

The Open Networking Foundation says the Beijing Internet Institute will be ONF’s first international certified conformance testing lab in Asia. The certified testing lab establishes conformance testing in China and provides SDN technical testing services to global clients. BII’s testing lab in China evaluates vendors’ networking products for interoperability, conformance, function, and performance. The company […]


Yahoo China Email Service Officially Closed

Yahoo China has officially terminated its email services and all user emails and related settings have been deleted. In April 2013, Yahoo China sent an email to inform mailbox users that the company will close its email service on August 19, 2013, and all user data will be temporarily taken over by Alibaba’s cloud-based service […]


Yahoo China Will Shut Email Service In August

Yahoo China has sent an official email to its mailbox users, stating that the company will close its email service on August 19, 2013, and all user data will be temporarily taken over by Alibaba’s cloud-based service Aliyun.com. The official email said that users can register a new mailbox on Aliyun.com to keep their mail […]


Foreign Journalists In China Are Latest Email Hacking Victims

The Foreign Correspondents’ Club of China, an association based in Beijing comprised of journalists representing non-Chinese media, has issued an alert because some of its members have reportedly had their email accounts hacked.
A statement posted on the FCCC’s website states: “Three Beijing-based journalists have reported receiving emails containing malware from an address that initially appeared […]