Alibaba Group

The 4-Hour Workweek' author Tim Ferriss reveals what he's learned after a difficult year of introspection, and how he built a passionate fanbase of millions

• <b>Tim Ferriss first found fame in 2007 with the massive bestseller "The 4-Hour Workweek."</b>• <b><br>His interview podcast, "The Tim Ferriss Show," has been downloaded nearly 200 million times.</b>• <b><br>His newest book, "Tribe of Mentors," is a collection of advice he gathered from some of the world's most successful</b> …

Success

Hobby Lobby Scion Spent Millions on Biblical Relics---Then Came a Reckoning

Hobby Lobby President Steve Green was wonder-struck as he walked into a Dubai hotel conference room filled with historical treasures worthy of Ali …

Hobby Lobby

CEO of Evergrande listed richest Chinese by Forbes

The CEO of real estate company China Evergrande Group, Xu Jiayin, also known as Hui Ka Yan, has topped the list of the richest Chinese in 2017 by …

China

Trends Rebalancing The World Order

Today trends do have their relevance with capacity to foment macro levels and global stability. If we analyze the crucibles that determine growth …

Innovation

Don't Let Home-Bias Investing Trip You Up

<i>By Ronald Delegge</i><p>The total U.S. stock market has gained over 20% during the past year and is doing great. But for U.S. investors that are …

Investing

Singles' Day Hangover: What you missed from TechNode this week 18 Nov 2017

Pardon us, dear readers,<p>We’re still recovering from the consumerist hangover that Alibaba’s Singles Day madness inflicted upon us. Most of us have …

News (China)

PayTm War: 42% Share VS 4%

Bipin: Our approach is very different. Paytm's approach is very similar to Alibaba which is ' I am going to do everything on my own and we want to …

Banking

How Alibaba Is Integrating E-Commerce With Brick-And-Mortar Shopping

Alibaba opened a new retail store where they integrated several digital technologies to make life easier for customers<p>Retail companies want to keep …

eCommerce

Brooklyn Nets' New Owner Has Protection Against Lavish Prokhorov Spending

Before buying into the Brooklyn Nets, billionaire Joe Tsai put an unusual condition on his investment: He’s refused to cover any losses related to …

Business

The Biggest Danger Investing in China's Tech Stocks

Investing in Chinese companies is subject to a quagmire of political uncertainty and the specter of government intervention. But there's another …

Stocks

7 Stocks With 100% Wall Street Support

Which hot stocks are Wall Street analysts the most bullish on? The top stocks with no “hold” or “sell” ratings and a pure “strong buy” analyst …

Stocks

Alibaba & Alipay: A Mobile Future

Singles Day provided some strong context on the company that Alibaba is becoming<p>The company's mobile strategy and relationship with Alipay, a fintech …

Business

Biggest-Ever Singles' Day Buying Binge Has Left Behind a Record-Setting Pile of Trash

China’s Singles’ Day online discount sales bonanza on Saturday saw bargain-hungry buyers spend over $38 billion, flooding the postal and courier …

Recycling

Chinese state media just wiped $7.8 billion off this stock

The world's most valuable liquor maker is finding out what it's like to be critiqued by Chinese authorities.<p>Shares in Kweichow Moutai, China's top booze brand, fell by as much as 5.7% on Friday after state-run news agency Xinhua urged investors to take a "rational view" of the company. The fall …

Business (India)

China’s bike-sharing bubble bursts as Bluegogo fails

in Beijing<p>China’s third-biggest bike-sharing start-up has failed, the chief executive has acknowledged, in what analysts are calling the collapse of …

China

Rolling Thunder Forecast for Booming Cloud Market

There is a broad consensus among industry analysts and the vendors they track that enterprise adoption of cloud services is booming. The only …

IHS Markit

From Alibaba to Zynga: 21 Of The Best VC Bets Of All Time And What We Can Learn From Them

These venture bets on startups that "returned the fund," making firms and careers, were the result of research, strong convictions, and patient …

Startups

Stocks- Wall Street Opens Lower As Tax Bill Moves Forward

Investing.com – Wall Street was lower on Friday as tech and financial stocks fell.<p>The S&P 500 fell three points or 0.13% as of 10:23 AM ET (3:23 PM …

Markets

Liberals retroactively turn on Bill Clinton amid wide reckoning on the sexual misconduct of powerful men

Hillary Clinton

Google Removes Popular UC Browser from the Play Store

Google Removes UC Browser From the Play Store for “Misleading” Promotional Methods<p>Depending on where you live, you might have heard of UC Browser. …

Mobile Development

Digital media struggles to survive technology's chokehold

The economic strains of technology on the entire media landscape are intensifying. Weeks after Google and Facebook announced record earnings, some of …

Business

Bon-Ton's 'Rationalization Program' Will Shutter 40 Stores In 2018

The wobbly bricks-and mortar sector took another hit broadside yesterday as The Bon-Ton Stores announced that its third quarter comparable store …

Trends

Céline Taps Into China’s WeChat Boom

The luxury brand has officially joined WeChat, China’s most influential social media platform, which is key to reaching the country’s digitally savvy …

Fashion

Arabian Nights offers a taste of festive adventure

Arabian Nights offers a taste of festive adventure<p>Gareth K Vile<br>• 17 November 2017<p>Natalie Arle-Toyne talks about playing multiple roles in the Lyceum …

Hong Kong Can Save the African Whale

When you're the biggest fish in a small pond, sometimes the best thing to do is to seek more expansive waters.<p>Naspers Ltd. isn't so much a fish in a …

Business

Asia Media News: Nov 17, 2017

Share Email Comments<p><b>Peter Olszewski</b> rounds up the last fortnight in media news from the Asia market.<p>Aussie-listed Frontier Digital buys in …

South Korea

Play The Death Of Retail With 2 New ETFs

ProShares launched 2 ETFs today focusing on the decline of brick & mortar and the rise of e-commerce.<p>The first fund is short brick & mortar retailers.<p>…

Business

Tech’s juggernauts jogleave little room for plucky underdogs

Has big tech peaked? For all the fretting about the dominance of the biggest Silicon Valley companies, they are glaring absentees among the biggest …

Blue Apron

SportsCenter launches Snapchat show; Amazon inks another streaming deal; and more sports tech news

<b>[Love sports and technology? Sign up for our sports tech newsletter to receive this rundown from GeekWire’s Taylor Soper via email every</b> …

Sports Technology

Walmart is killing Target and making Amazon sweat

Many retailers are in a world of pain because of Amazon. Walmart is not one of them.<p>It beat Wall Street forecasts for sales and profit on Thursday and improved its forecast for holiday shopping. The stock rose nearly 11% to an all-time high.<p>What's most impressive about this is that Walmart (WMT) is …

eCommerce