Hello and welcome back to TechCrunch's China Roundup, a digest of recent events shaping the Chinese tech landscape and what they mean to people in the rest of the world. The earnings season is here. This week, long-time archrivals in the Chinese internet battlefield — Alibaba and Tencent — made some big revelations about their future. First off, let's look at Alibaba's long-awaited secondary listing and annual shopping bonanza.Forget about the number
Draper, the MIT spin-off engineering lab, is famed for developing the Apollo 11 Guidance Computer (not Draper Esprit, I hasten to add). Ken Gabriel, President and CEO, also recently made a major announcement. Blue Origin has now partnered with Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman to build elements of the company's human-rated lunar lander, and Draper will lead the development of the lander's avionics and guidance systems, with an aim to be ready to land a crew on the moon by 2024.
If you're looking for the best gaming headsets for PS4 and Xbox One, chances are you're feeling a bit overwhelmed by all the options out there, and it's easy to go wrong because there are a lot to choose from. Make the right choice however, and your gaming headset can be almost as good as a huge surround system and a floor-shaking subwoofer.
The best Xbox One and PS4 gaming headsets not only provide top-notch sound, they also let you communicate with others across a variety of multiplayer games (which is especially useful on consoles). Get a good headset [...]
While they may have booked their place at Euro 2020 with a convincing 7-0 win over Montenegro at Wembley on Thursday, England go into Sunday's game against Kosovo knowing that there's still work to be done. You've found the right page to help you find out how to watch a Kosovo vs England live stream.
Their final seeding for next summer's tournament is still under question and a point may be need to ensure they go into the draw at the end of the month as a top seed.
A shock defeat against Kosovo, however, would knock Gareth's Southgate's men down [...]
Disney Plus is now live in its first few territories – the United States, for one – and it's landed with an impressive 10 million subscribers at launch. Disney's eventual target is a massive 60-90 million subscribers globally.
It's a shame Disney Plus UK won't be rolling out until March 31, 2020, but there's still plenty that the House of Mickey is doing right. From high resolution streaming to a nostalgia-packed launch catalogue, Disney Plus is undoubtedly the biggest TV streaming service launch in years.
UPDATE: Now the streaming service is finally here, take a look at our [...]
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