China Media Capital (CMC)

China Media Capital (CMC)

Business Insider

This VC helped Giphy grow to a website with 300 million users a day. Here's why he bets big on startups' riskiest busine...

Venture capital (Series C)
FinSMEs

Enjoy Raises Series C Investment From LCH Partners

DealStreetAsia

Meicai, Wumart among shortlisted bidders for Metro's $1.5b China ops

$171,000,000 Post-IPO debt
TechCrunch

Tencent-backed news app Qutoutiao nabs $171M from Alibaba

TechCrunch

Tiger Global and Ant Financial lead $500M investment in China’s shared housing startup Danke

VentureBeat

Giphy's Celebrity Detector can find GIFs of over 2,300 famous faces with 98% accuracy

Robotics
$500,000,000 Venture capital (Series C)
Tech in Asia

In brief: Chinese home-sharing startup gets $500m from Tiger Global, Ant Financial

Adweek

How Giphy Plans to Upend Advertising

The Verge , VentureBeat

Giphy launched a keyboard extension and sticker maker for iOS 12 users

The Verge

Giphy launches short video platform following first film festival

VentureBeat

Jaunt in talks to sell VR business

Virtual Reality
Virtual Reality Tech News

Jaunt points towards AR future, winds down VR products with layoffs to come

Virtual Reality Technology
The Verge , VentureBeat

Former VR film company Jaunt is giving up on VR to focus on augmented reality

Robotics Virtual Reality
ChinaMoneyNetwork

China VC/Tech Weekly Roundup: Meicai Raises $600M, Xiaozhu.com Collects $300M

$72,000,000 IPO
AVCJ

China's Liulishuo posts modest gain following $72m US IPO

The Verge , TNW , GSMArena.com

You can now send GIFs within Instagram Direct

Video
$84,000,000 IPO
AVCJ

China's Qutoutiao soars on debut after $84m US IPO

SiliconANGLE Media

Jaunt acquires ‘Teleporter’ augmented reality 3-D capture team and technology from Personify - SiliconANGLE

AVCJ

China language learning app Liulishuo files for US IPO

Robotics
SiliconANGLE Media

Jaunt pushes the envelope for AR with real-time processing for 3-D ‘avatars’ - SiliconANGLE