China roundup: Keep down internet upstarts, cultivate hard tech

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China roundup: Keep down internet upstarts, cultivate hard tech,01 Aug 2021 in asia&beijing&china&china roundup&government&Hardware&made in china&manufacturing&Marketing&robot&semiconductor&semiconductors&southeast asia&tc&tencent&xi jinping

Hello and welcome back to TechCrunch’s China roundup, a digest of recent events shaping the Chinese tech landscape and what they mean to people in the rest of the world. The tech industry in China has had quite a turbulent week. The government is upending its $100 billion private education sector, wiping billions from the […]



After going public via a SPAC, Taboola acquires e-commerce marketing network Connexity for $800M,24 Jul 2021 in connexity&ecommerce&m&a&Marketing&media&taboola

Taboola, the company that operates a popular grid-based advertising and content recommendation network across media properties, today announced an acquisition to expand its reach further into e-commerce, its first big move since going public in June by way of a SPAC: it is paying $800 million in a combination of cash and stock to buy […]