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Shanghai’s newest theater looks hypnotic with its kinetic facade

Shanghai’s Fosun Foundation is inspired by traditional Chinese theaters and was designed by Foster+Partners and Heatherwick Studio.The 4,000-square-meter theater is covered by a curtain-like...

Belt, Road, and the Xinjiang issue

The Belt Road Initiative promises economic development for China’s westernmost province but reality on the ground is less promising

West meets East in the battle for global digital market leadership

Last year marked a historical milestone: For the first time, more than 50 percent of the world’s internet users were in Asia. The Asia Pacific region now accounts for more than 50 percent of smartphone users.

10 iPhone 8 rumors that are sure bets

If you haven't already marked your calendar for Sept. 12, go do it now because that's when Apple...

Forget cash, face scanning is the new wallet in China

Customers using face-detection technology to make payments has become popular in China where 14% of customers don't carry any cash at all

Why Samsung solving ‘first world problems’ matters

As someone who lives and breathes technology every single day I'm skeptical whenever a new company says its new thing(s) will change our lives in meaningful ways.

Spotify launches in Thailand with 129 baht premium subscription

Spotify Premium, which counts over 60 million paying users worldwide, will cost 129 THB (3.9 USD) in Thailand.

‘Age of Empires IV’ is coming to PC and the trailer looks sick

The first real-time strategy game of the series, developed by the now-dead Ensemble Studios, came out in 1997, followed by Age of Empires II...