• Alibaba just gave Chinese youth another reason to never leave their desk

    21 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    People in China have a host of reasons not to go outdoors these days. They may be too busy to leave their office, wary of air pollution or have chosen to live isolated lives. Among them is an expanding young consumer base who prefers to dwell in the virtual world of video games, animes and comics over the tangible reality. More important, there's an endless list of startups pandering to their impulse to stay indoors with services from online shopping to food delivery.
    Two Chinese internet giants are chasing after this indoorsy crowd. Last week, food delivery giant Ele.me announced that...
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