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Alibaba Wants To Sell Cars From A Vending Machine

08/10/2017, Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba wants to get into the vending machine game. However, the company isn’t planning on installing just another vending machine to sell chips and soda from. Alibaba actually wants to build a giant vending machine which it...

Tmall Genie Speaker Is Alibaba’s Echo Rival

07/05/2017, It was reported just a few days ago that China’s online retail giant Alibaba was going to launch an Amazon Echo rival of its own in the near future. The company has made the official announcement today. Alibaba’s smart speaker is called Tmall...

Alibaba May Launch Its Own Amazon Echo Rival

07/02/2017, The runaway success of the Amazon Echo has led to many other tech companies jumping on the bandwagon. While Amazon remains the clear winner in this space, they are all trying to get a piece of the pie for themselves. According to a new report, China-based...

Alibaba Singles Day 2016 Sales Top $17.7 Billion

11/13/2016, Singles Day is an online shopping festival in China that’s organized before Black Friday. It started out as a small online shopping festival but it has grown into a behemoth in its own right. Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has released the...

Alibaba Want To Bring Virtual Reality To E-Commerce

03/20/2016, The perks of shopping online is that you have pretty much access to just about any store in a world that has a website. Granted some places don’t ship to certain countries, but barring that the world is pretty much your oyster. However the only downside...

Alibaba’s Singles Day Brings In $5 Billion In 90 Minutes

11/11/2015, For those who are living in the Western world, Alibaba might not necessarily be a company you might have heard of, or if you did, it might have only been in passing. Instead you might be more familiar with companies like Amazon, Google, Apple, and etc....

Alibaba Plans Netflix, HBO-like Video Streaming Service In China

06/14/2015, Over in the US, consumers have a several services to choose from when it comes to video streaming. You have platforms such as Netflix, HBO, Amazon, and etc., but unfortunately these services have yet to expand on a global scale meaning that in many other...

Alibaba To Use Facial Recognition For Authorizing Payments

03/16/2015, Fingerprint sensors are increasingly being used in smartphones not only for access control but also for enabling payments authorization whether for physical products or online payments. Chinese ecommerce behemoth Alibaba also plans on using smartphones...

Alipay Will Be Launched Alongside The Apple Watch In April

03/13/2015, While Apple has been experiencing a fair amount of success with Apple Pay in the US, word on the street has it that they are struggling to get the service launched in China namely due to restrictions and the wariness of the Chinese government. However we...

Amazon Opens Alibaba Shop…In China

03/10/2015, It does take humility in order to rise in the ranks of any chart or even the social and business hierarchy, where this is evident in the event where Amazon has decided to open up a shop – over on bitter rival Alibaba’s Tmall marketplace across...

Meizu Receives $590 Million Investment From Alibaba

02/09/2015, Meizu is a company not many of you guys might have heard of. The company is based in China and they have been manufacturing Android smartphones for a while now, although we guess their lack of presence stateside is probably why many have not heard of...

Alibaba Tests Out Drone Delivery In China

02/04/2015, Alibaba, the company that recently dropped another $10 million worth of investment into OUYA, is currently looking into the possibilities of unveiling a drone delivery system down the road. In fact, Alibaba is in the midst of testing out drone deliveries,...

Apple Could Partner With Alibaba For Apple Pay In China

11/11/2014, Apple has never made it a secret that they believe China is one of the more important markets, especially given the country’s population which is basically untapped potential customers. Now Apple has recently rolled out Apple Pay in the US and they are...