Bike-Sharing Startup Ofo Faces Very Unclear Future

A court ruling has determined that bike-sharing company Ofo has “basically no assets” and is therefore unable to repay the mountains of debt it finds itself in.

by That's, 02 July 2019

Over 6,000 Shared-Bike Parking Zones Coming to Beijing

Beginning in June, Beijing will see its first wave of designated parking zones for Mobike, Ofo, Bianlifeng and Didi bikes.

by Ellie Dunnigan, 31 May 2019

Goodbye Ride On A Dime: Beijing Bike-Sharing Services Get Pricier

Service providers use a new pricing strategy to keep business afloat.

by Grigor Grigorian, 10 April 2019

Thousands of Pissed Off Users Line Up Outside Ofo's Beijing HQ

People in the queue were reported to have brought food and drinks, while another woman was knitting in order to pass the time.

by Bryan Grogan, 19 December 2018

Harsh New Penalties for Naughty Mobike Users

The shared bike firm's social credit ranking system is about to get some teeth.

by Daniel Plafker, 28 February 2018

Bluegogo Bikes are Back in Beijing and Shenzhen

A partial takeover by ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing has revived the once-bankrupt bike brand.

by Bailey Hu, 19 January 2018

11 of the Biggest China Technology Trends of 2017

Here are some of the top tech trends and stories to make headlines in China in 2017.

by That's, 31 December 2017

Ofo Debuts Pokemon-Themed Bikes in China

Another new gimmicky shared bike, this time featuring Pikachu.

by Bridget O'Donnell, 16 November 2017

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