China, Politics, Technology

PDC 9 – GitLab and Code Hosting Services in China

With the drama of GitLab considering no-hire policy in China unfolding, the global tech community once again saw an influx of angry Chinese developers. This is hardly surprising considering China probably has the most number of developers on earth. There is a thread dedicated to this issue on Zhihu (知乎, Chinese Quora) and it is getting attention… Continue reading PDC 9 – GitLab and Code Hosting Services in China

China, Politics, Technology

PDC 2 – Walking Through the Official Document on China’ Social Credit System

If you follow news on politics or China, you probably know the existence of Social Credit system in China. But all the Western media are too fixated on the citizen score and surveillance part. Let me walk you through the real Social Credit system. When the news reports like one from Wired or ABC talks… Continue reading PDC 2 – Walking Through the Official Document on China’ Social Credit System