SoftBank invests $20M in Chinese homework app

SoftBank’s venture capital arm and GSR Ventures led a $20 million Series B funding round in XueXiBao (‘study treasure’), a Chinese startup that has created an app to help junior high and high school students with their maths, science and …

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Asia Briefs: Xiaomi introduces ‘smart home’ security sensors, DoCoMo launches iPhone translation app & more

In a regular series, Mobile World Live‘s Asia Editor Joseph Waring provides a regional roundup of news snippets: Xiaomi introduces ‘smart home’ security sensors Fast-growing Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has stepped up its ‘smart home’ push with the introduction of …

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