iQIYI’s online show “Idol Producer” takes 100 out of 1908 trainees from 87 entertainment agencies all over Asia, and picks 9 winners by public votes to form a new boy group.
In April 2017, we wrote a post about mic-shouting in which mentioned Kuaishou, a video app where this singing/rapping style initially flourished. The writing experience taught us two things: we were incapable of appreciating mic-shouting as an art form, and we were trapped, deeply yet subconsciously, in a prejudice bubble. Eleven months later, Yan and I still have Kuaishou…
Stephen Hawking has passed away at the age of 76. The top scientist has memorable stories in China.
Nanjing University has announced the establishment of its Artificial Intelligence School, dedicated to building a first-class base for fundamental artificial intelligence research and talent development.
The 2018 Spring Festival broke numerous records in the film business.
The Chinese New Year’s Eve Gala was surprising as Chinese AI made an spectacular debut for 40 seconds.
More and more foreign figures send greetings to the Chinese people for the Spring Festival.
Exciting graphics, a sharable nature and easy gameplay have made “Travel Frog” a hit across China. Though not addictive, the game leaves players interested and wanting more.
2017 is coming to an end and it’s time to review the year. On December 18, the world’s largest Chinese search engine Baidu released a list of the Top Trending Searches of 2017, which is the best way to understand Chinese netizens’ “collective memory” and “online life” during 2017.
A Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show opened at the Mercedes-Benz Cultural Center on November 20 in Shanghai. During the performance, model Meng Xi tumbled on the catwalk. She wrote on her Weibo shortly after, “Sorry! But I will keep on walking the stage.” SEE ALSO: Chinese Street Culture in Fashion Brand Business