This Day in History: China Ends the Eunuch Era

Finally banned in 1924, the system had endured for over 3,000 years and through 25 dynasties.

by Ned Kelly, 25 November 2021

WeChat Pay Seems To Be Unfrozen (For Now)

We'd advise you to get yours fixed right now!

by Ned Kelly, 17 November 2021

Here’s How to Fix That Big WeChat Pay Issue

Woken up today to find WeChat Pay won't work?

by Ned Kelly, 16 November 2021

This Day in History: When Albert Einstein Came to Shanghai

On arrival the Swedish consulate reiterated that he had officially been awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics.

by Ned Kelly, 13 November 2021

Explainer: Why Beijing Gets Central Heating Yet the South is Left in the Cold

When the ancient Huai River-Qin Mountains Line and the days of central planning combine...

by Ned Kelly, 05 November 2021

'Life in North Korea' Photographer On the Human Face of the DPRK

Christian Petersen-Clausen invites people to imagine what their lives might be like had they been born in the DPRK.

by Ned Kelly, 05 November 2021

This Day in History: The Coup of Empress Dowager Cixi

The 1861 power grab of the woman who went on to control the Qing Dynasty.

by Ned Kelly, 02 November 2021

Youku Accused of Shameless 'Squid Game' Rip Off

Squid Victory bears an uncanny resemblance to Netflix's wildly popular Korean-language series.

by Ned Kelly, 22 October 2021

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