01 Domestic information
□ Shenzhou 12 manned spacecraft was successfully launched
□ Zhuanzhuan Group received another 100 million US dollars in financing, Xiaomi Strategic lead investment
□ OPPO will fully integrate OnePlus into an independent brand
□ ByteDance first disclosed the company's financial situation: last year's revenue was 236.6 billion yuan, and operating loss was 14.7 billion yuan
□ DataStory, announcing 150 million Series C financing
02 International News
□ Microsoft will end support in 2025 Windows 10
□ BMW hydrogen fuel cell prototype vehicle road test is expected to be launched in 2022
□ Ericsson: 580 million 5G users are expected by the end of the year, and will exceed 3.5 billion in 2026
□ Google's self-driving company Waymo raises another $2.5 billion
□ General Motors: investment in electric vehicles and autonomous driving will increase to $35 billion in 2025
03 Education News
□ IDG led the investment in GGV Hillhouse Ventures and completed the $120 million D round of financing with Xiaoetong.
□ The seventh anniversary of Gaotu and the China Youth Development Foundation Release of the rural education support plan. Goldman Sachs gave Gaotu a “buy” rating with a target price of US$60.
□ iQIYI entered the online education market and launched the online education app “iQIYI Education”
□ VIPKID wholly-owned Beijing XiongNair Technology Co., Ltd.
04 Policy Research
□ Ministry of Education: Establishment of Off-campus Education and Training Supervision Department
□ Ministry of Industry and Information Technology: There are more than 1,500 5G+ industrial Internet projects under construction nationwide
□ IDC: China's smart home equipment market is expected to ship 250 million units in 2021, a year-on-year increase of 21.1%
□ Ministry of Education: No institution has been identified to provide primary school students' artistic quality assessment service
01 Shenzhou Ten The launch of the manned spacecraft No. 2 was a complete success
At 9:22 on June 17, 2021, the Long March 2 F Yao-12 carrier rocket carrying the Shenzhou-12 manned spacecraft was launched at The Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center ignited and launched on time. About 573 seconds later, the Shenzhou 12 manned spacecraft successfully separated from the rocket and entered the predetermined orbit. The three astronauts Nie Haisheng, Liu Boming and Tang Hongbo were successfully sent into space. The flight crew was in good condition. , the launch was a complete success.
Source: Xinhua News Agency
02Zuanzhuan Group received another US$100 million in financing, led by Xiaomi strategically
June 17 According to Japanese news, Zhuanzhuan Group announced that it has completed its D1 round of financing of US$100 million, led by Xiaomi Group, and followed by Shangxun Capital and Shunwei Capital. Accumulating the previously announced C round of financing of 390 million US dollars and the financing of Zhuanzhuan's to B trading platform Caihuoxia, the total financing amount of Zhuanzhuan Group in the past six months has reached nearly 550 million US dollars.
Zuanzhuan's previous strategic shareholders include Tencent, 58.com and the state-owned platform of Qingdao West Coast New Area (Qingyue Fund). The injection of capital such as Xiaomi this time has also provided a new industrial impetus for the development of Zhuanzhuan.
According to the data, as a domestic idle second-hand trading e-commerce business, it has gradually developed from an early C2C model to a service-based C2B2C model. In addition, Zhuanzhuan is also a platform for C-end consumers to provide second-hand quality inspection, 7-day no-reason return, and one-year warranty for second-hand mobile phones.
03OPPO will fully integrate OnePlus into an independent brand. After the product lines of OPPO and OnePlus, in order to seize a new round of opportunities, under the unanimous suggestion of the core management team of OnePlus and OPPO, it was decided to fully merge the OnePlus team and the OPPO team; OnePlus will become an independent operation under OPPO. s brand.
04 ByteDance first disclosed the company's financial situation: last year's revenue was 236.6 billion yuan, and operating loss was 14.7 billion yuan
On June 17, according to an internal ByteDance material, ByteDance’s actual revenue in 2020 reached 236.6 billion yuan, a year-on-year increase of 111%, and its operating loss reached 14.7 billion yuan.
At the "CEO face-to-face" meeting held that morning, ByteDance CEO Liang Rubo disclosed the company's financial situation and latest business data for 2020 for the first time. Liang Rubo said, "The company has grown larger and is entering a new stage. We hope to be more transparent and open to the outside world. Therefore, while updating the business progress, we will also announce our business data and financial situation to all employees, including revenue and profit. ".
According to the information disclosed on the same day, by the end of 2020, the global monthly active users of ByteDance's products reached 1.9 billion, covering more than 150 countries and regions around the world and supporting more than 35 languages. At present, ByteDance has offices in more than 30 countries in Asia, the Americas, and Europe, and has 110,000 formal employees worldwide.
05 Byte Organization Adjustment: Group CFO, TikTok CEO Zhou Shouzi will manage more teams
ByteDance recently adjusted its reporting line. After the former global CEO Zhang Yiming stepped down, some of the teams reporting to him are now reporting to ByteDance CFO and TikTok Global CEO Zhou Shouzi.
These include: ByteDance financial team and its head Li Ying; corporate development and its head Liu Zhao; Investor Relations and its head Bloomberg; TikTok COO, Vanessa Pappas, head of the North American and Australian markets, and Zhu Wenjia, head of TikTok products, also reported to Zhou Shouzi.
Zhao Pengyuan, who was originally in charge of investment in the consumer sector, and Yang Jie, who was in charge of financial investment, also reported to Zhou Shouzi. Their previous supervisor was Alex Zhu, vice president of product and strategy at ByteDance. The adjustment does not involve the commercialization team.
06Shuidrop’s revenue in the first quarter was 883.4 million yuan, with a loss of 370 million yuan
June 17 On the afternoon of March 31, Waterdrop Corporation (NYSE: WDH) today released its financial report for the first quarter of 2021 as of March 31, with net revenue of RMB 883.4 million (approximately US$ 134.8 million), compared with RMB 653.8 million for the same period in 2020. Yuan increased by 35.1%.
Net loss attributable to Waterdrop was RMB 370.2 million (approximately $56.5 million), compared to a net loss of RMB 120.7 million in the same period in 2020. Non-GAAP adjusted net loss attributable to Waterdrop was RMB 203.1 million (approximately US$31 million), compared with a net loss of RMB 106.5 million for the same period in 2020
Source: Sina Technology
07 Mingchuangyoupin established Chaowan Wen Innovation Company with a registered capital of 10 million yuan
Recently, the original Li Chaowan (Guangzhou) Cultural Creativity Co., Ltd. The company was established with a registered capital of 10 million yuan, and its legal representative is Lu Dong. Its business scope includes sports event planning; literary and artistic creation; sales of toys, animation and entertainment products; digital cultural creative content application services, etc. The equity penetration chart shows that the company is indirectly wholly-owned by MINISO (Guangzhou) Co., Ltd.
08 BAIC Blue Valley: BAIC New Energy and Apollo Intelligence signed a strategic cooperation framework agreement
Recently , BAIC Blue Valley announced that its subsidiary BAIC New Energy and Apollo Intelligence signed a strategic cooperation framework agreement, focusing on the fifth-generation Robotaxi share the large-scale demonstration operation and commercial trial operation of unmanned vehicles, explore the mass production and development cooperation of the next-generation Robotaxi products, and promote the development and cooperation of Apollo automotive intelligent technology in the Jihu brand product series, so as to create a better panoramic intelligence for users. Driving product and service experience
09 “Today Talent”, a human resources technology company, completed B round of financing of 100 million yuan, led by Capital Today
"Today Talent", a platform-based human resources technology company, has completed a 100 million yuan Series B round of financing led by Capital Today, and is currently valued at 1 billion yuan. Founded in 2018, Talent Today is a platform-based human resources technology company driven by big data, algorithms and artificial intelligence, providing big data-driven one-stop human resources solutions for governments and enterprises. This round of financing will be mainly used for technology research and development, product matrix improvement, business expansion, etc., to further strengthen the strategic layout of one-stop human resources solution services.
10 Geely’s Polestar is actively seeking a market valuation of over US$10 billion
Geely’s subsidiary Polestar, an independent car brand, is aggressively seeking to go public to raise more capital in an increasingly competitive electric vehicle market. According to market sources, if Polestar goes public, its valuation may exceed US$10 billion. At present, Geely Auto’s market value is HK$225.9 billion, equivalent to US$29.1 billion.
11 Foxconn will invest US$36 million to develop automotive battery materials with Gigasolar
According to foreign media reports , Foxconn said one of its subsidiaries has invested $36 million in Gigasolar Materials, which is best known for making materials for solar cells, as its second-largest shareholder.
Foxconn said in a statement on Tuesday that the two companies will jointly develop materials for electric vehicles. According to previous reports, Foxconn Chairman Liu Yangwei once said that the company's goal is to supply parts or services for 10% of the world's electric vehicles between 2025 and 2027. '
DataStory, a 12-story storytelling company, announced 150 million Series C financing
June 15th, DataStory, a one-stop big data and AI intelligent application provider, announced the completion of 150 million Series C financing. Shushu Story insists on building an enterprise "super flywheel" with "PaaS + APP Store + ecosystem", continuously bringing application products and industry vertical services to customers, and empowering enterprises to realize intelligent business decisions.
This round of financing was jointly invested by Jingcheng Capital, Zhuhai Da Hengqin, and Cathay Wealth Fund, and Yueke Financial Group continued to invest additionally.
It is reported that DataStory is a provider of enterprise-level big data and intelligent business application solutions. It is a data middle-office construction plan, and professional digital solutions for subdivided decision-making scenarios such as brands, users, products, and channels.
13Wonderful New York Stock Exchange listing: market value of $3.6 billion JD.com and Tiger Fund blessing
On June 18, the second-hand consumer electronics trading and service platform Wuxingxin (Aihuishou) Group (stock code RERE) was listed on the New York Stock Exchange with an issue price of $14. All-news raised 261 million US dollars this time, and based on the issue price, the market value of all-news was 3.6 billion US dollars.
Existing shareholders of All-News participated in the subscription, among which, Windcreek, a subsidiary of JD.com, subscribed for US$50 million, and Tiger Global subscribed for US$50 million.
The fund-raising of all things is mainly used to improve technical capabilities, provide more diversified platform services, expand the network of love recycling stores, develop new sales channels for the Paipai platform and other general purposes.
01 Microsoft will end support in 2025 Windows 10
On June 16, Microsoft announced on its official website that it will be released in 2025.End of support for Windows 10 operating system, including Pro and Home editions, on October 14th. It is reported that this is the first time that Microsoft has announced the end of support for the current operating system before launching a new operating system. It seems that Microsoft is very confident in the upcoming Windows 11.
02 BMW hydrogen fuel cell prototype road test is expected to be launched in 2022
Goldman Sachs released a report, which will just be GSX (GSX.US), which was renamed Gaotu, was upgraded from sell to buy with a $60 price target. It said GSX's current share price offers attractive risk-reward relative to its peers, as the stock is currently trading near lows since its IPO, and forecasts that Gaotu will maintain an annual growth rate of 41% over the next five years. compound growth rate and achieve breakeven and profitability during this period.
Source: Caijing Network
03 Apple CEO Cook: New EU regulations may threaten iPhone security
Apple CEO Tim Cook on Wednesday took aim at EU rules aimed at limiting the power of U.S. tech giants, saying they could pose security and privacy risks to the iPhone.
In his first public comments on the Digital Markets Act (DMA) proposed by EU antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager, Cook said Some are good, but others are not. Cook said he was concerned that the proposed new rule would lead to more apps not being installed through Apple's App Store, known as "side-loading."
"So it's going to be an extreme way to get apps on the iPhone," Cook said. He added: "This would undermine the security of the iPhone, as well as many of the privacy features or privacy intrusion labels and app tracking transparency that we have built into the App Store."
Source: Sina Technology
04 Ericsson: 580 million 5G users are expected by the end of the year, and will exceed 3.5 billion in 2026
On June 16, Ericsson (ERIC.US) said that it is expected to reach 580 million by 2021 By the end of the year, the number of 5G users worldwide will reach 580 million, more than doubling from 220 million last year, and will exceed 3.5 billion by 2026.
5G adoption varies by region. Europe got off to a slow start and continues to lag far behind China, the United States, South Korea, Japan and the Gulf Cooperation Council markets in the speed of 5G deployments.
Ericsson predicts that by 2026, Northeast Asia will account for the largest share of 5G subscribers, reaching 1.4 billion; 5G subscriber penetration rates in North America and GCC markets are expected to reach 84% and 73%, respectively.
Source: Zhitong Finance
05 General Motors: Investment in electric vehicles and autonomous driving to increase to $35 billion by 2025
6 16, according to people familiar with the matter, General Motors plans to spend $35 billion on electric vehicles and autonomous driving over the next five years, 30% higher than its most recent forecast, as it strives to become the leader in the electric vehicle industry.
As part of the spending, the company will build two more battery factories in the U.S. and advance some of its electric vehicle investments.
General Motors plans to announce plans to build more battery factories in the United States later this week, President Mark Reuss said in an interview over the weekend.
Source: Sina Technology
06 Google's self-driving company Waymo re-finances $2.5 billion
On June 17, Google's parent company Waymo, the self-driving car unit of the company Alphabet, announced a second round of external financing, raising a total of $2.5 billion. The company said the funding will be used to continue developing its self-driving platform, the Waymo Driver, and grow its team.
Participating investors in this round include Waymo parent company Alphabet, Andreessen Horowitz, AutoNation, Canada Pension PlanPlanning and Investment Committee, Fidelity Management & Research Company, Magna International, Mubadala Investment Company, Perry Creek Capital, Silver Lake, T. Rowe Price Associates, Temasek and Tiger Global.
Waymo is valued at just over $30 billion, according to investor site PitchBook, but that figure doesn't include its most recent funding round.
Source: Tencent Technology
07 Fox Announces the Establishment of a $100 Million Digital Art Fund for NFT Content Creation
June 16 According to foreign media reports, entertainment giant Fox, with the support of its newly established NFT company Blockchain Creative Labs, has launched a $100 million creative fund for NFTs.
Fox said he will use $100 million to support "an end-to-end blockchain computer ecosystem solution for content creators, intellectual property owners and advertising partners to build, launch, manage and selling NFT content and experiences, as well as digital goods and assets.”
Indie animation company Film Roman and COO Scott Greenberg named to blockchain creative experiment The new CEO of Blockchain Creative Labs, and will be in charge of the division and the new content fund.
08 Nintendo will launch a retro handheld with four built-in games
At the E3 2021 Nintendo game conference held in the early morning of June 16, Nintendo announced a retro nostalgic handheld Game&Watch The Legend of Zelda Edition. This handheld contains four "The Legend of Zelda" series games, including the original "The Legend of Zelda", "The Legend of Zelda: Link's Adventure", "The Legend of Zelda Link's Awakening" and "GAME&WATCH Zelda" ", also has functions such as clock. The game console will be released on November 12, priced at 5,480 yen.
09 Leica released its first smart phone 1
Recently, Leica launched a smartphone in Japan through Softbank. The LEITZ PHONE 1 is the first smartphone from Leica to launch its own brand. LEITZ PHONE 1 is equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 mobile platform, uses LPDDR5 memory + UFS 3.1 flash memory, storage is a combination of 12GB + 256GB, and supports memory expansion through memory cards; the machine is equipped with a 6.6-inch OLED screen with a resolution of 2730× 1260, support 1-240Hz adaptive refresh rate; built-in 5000mAh battery, support PD charging.
It is reported that the LEITZ PHONE 1 is equipped with a 20.2-megapixel 1-inch sensor, equipped with a 19mm equivalent f/1.9 ultra-wide-angle lens, and other focal lengths need to use digital zoom, which is also the same strategy as the Leica Q2. It is worth mentioning that this phone is equipped with a Leica Cola logo lens cover and a mobile phone case, which can be said to be the place of belief. Although the price of this phone is about RMB 10,000, and the system is basically native Android, you will probably see KOL posting pictures on Weibo soon after completing the KPI and hanging on Xianyu.
10 Google announced that it will use AMD server chips to provide cloud computing services
On June 17, Google said Cloud computing services based on AMD's latest data center chip "Milan" server chips will begin to be offered, and customers such as Snap and Twitter are testing new services for AMD servers.
AMD's "Milan" chip was released in March this year, and in April, Intel, the leader in data center chips, announced an "Ice Lake" chip to compete with AMD's "Milan" chip, and said that all major of cloud providers will support it, but Intel has yet to sayIt's not clear when Google will start offering services based on its latest chips.
01IDG led the investment in GGV Hillhouse Ventures On June 15th, it was learned from Xiaogetong that Xiaoetong completed the D round of financing of 120 million US dollars. This round of financing was funded by IDG Capital led the investment, followed by Qiming Ventures, GGV Capital, Hillhouse Ventures, etc. Xiaogetong said that this round of financing is mainly used to continue to increase investment in research and development of products and core technologies, strengthen the construction of production and research, operation and service teams, and further improve the construction of service systems.
Source: China Times
02The seventh anniversary of Gaotu and the Youth Development Foundation jointly released the rural education support plan Goldman Sachs previously gave Gaotu a buy rating with a target price of $60
On June 16th, the 7th anniversary of the establishment of Gaotu, Gaotu and China Youth Development Foundation signed a public welfare cooperation agreement in Zhengzhou. "Gaotu Classroom Rural Education Support Program".
The plan will help rural revitalization, promote educational development, improve teacher quality, and serve the growth of young people. Gu Zhengzheng, director of the teacher development department of the China Youth Development Foundation, issued a donation certificate to Gaotu on behalf of the China Youth Development Foundation.
Recently, Goldman Sachs released a report, raising the rating of GSX, which has just been renamed Gaotu, from sell to buy, with a target price of $60. It said GSX's current share price offers attractive risk-reward relative to its peers, as the stock is currently trading near its lows since its IPO, and forecasts that Gaotu will maintain an annual growth rate of 41% over the next five years. compound growth rate and achieve breakeven and profitability during this period.
Source: Caijing Network
03 iQIYI entered online education and launched the online education app "iQIYI Education"
iQIYI recently launched an app called "iQIYI Education" in the Apple App Store. The app can be used on mobile phones and iPads. "iQiyi Education" is an app that can provide customized teaching services, create a self-learning atmosphere, and share efficient learning methods. According to its introduction, iQIYI Education has reached cooperation with a number of famous education teachers to provide relevant teaching solutions.
Source: Tech Planet
04VIPKID wholly-owned Beijing XiongNair Technology Co., Ltd.
According to the Tianyancha APP, in June On the 13th, the industrial and commercial information of Beijing Xiongnaier Technology Co., Ltd. changed, Lu Xiao and Liu Chang withdrew from the shareholders, and the new shareholder was Beijing Rice Technology Co., Ltd., the main body of VIPKID, holding 100% of the shares. The business scope has added education consulting, publication retail, etc. Beijing Xiong Nelco was established on February 9, 2018 with a registered capital of 1 million yuan and its legal representative is Lu Xiao.
Source: Sina Technology
01 Ministry of Education: Established off-campus education and training Department of Supervision
On June 15, the Ministry of Education held a kick-off meeting for the establishment of the Supervision Department of Off-campus Education and Training. Chen Baosheng, Secretary of the Party Group and Minister of the Ministry of Education, Tian Xuejun, a member of the Party Group and Deputy Minister, attended the meeting. Zheng Fuzhi, a member of the Party Group and Deputy Minister, presided over the meeting.
The meeting read out the "Notice of the Central Editorial Office on Adjusting the Organization of the Ministry of Education's Responsibilities", pointing out that the establishment of this institution fully reflects the high level of the Party Central Committee with Comrade Xi Jinping at the core of the supervision of off-campus education and training. Paying attention to and caring for the new generation of children is of great significance for deepening the reform of off-campus education and training.
Source: Weiyan Education
02 Ministry of Industry and Information Technology: There are more than 1,500 5G+ industrial Internet projects under construction in China
On June 15 At the 2021 World Industrial Internet Conference held on July 1, Lu Chuncong, deputy director of the Information and Communication Administration of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, said that there are more than 1,500 "5G + Industrial Internet" projects under construction nationwide, making it one of the most active areas of industrial Internet innovation. A multi-level industrial Internet platform system has taken initial shape. More than 100 industrial Internet platforms have emerged in China, including 15 cross-industry and cross-domain platforms, with more than 70 million connected devices (sets) and more than 590,000 industrial apps.
03 Ministry of Education: No institution has been identified to carry out primary school students' artistic quality assessment service
According to the website of the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Education issued "About "" Aesthetic Education Research and Management Technology Center "Declaration of falsely using the name of the Ministry of Education to build a service platform for the evaluation of art quality in primary and secondary schools" (hereinafter referred to as the "Statement"). ", did not identify any institution to carry out "national primary and secondary school students' artistic quality assessment service" related activities. The Ministry of Education will be legally responsible for the illegal acts of the counterfeiters.
Pursuing the law
Source: China News Network
04IDC: China's smart home equipment market is expected to ship 250 million units in 2021, a year-on-year increase 21.1%
Recently, MATTER, a unified connection standard for smart homes jointly launched by overseas giants such as Google, Apple and Amazon, has attracted much market attention.
IDC's "China Smart Home Equipment Market Quarterly Tracking Report, Q1 2021" shows that China's smart home equipment market shipments in the first quarter of 2021 were 46.99 million units, a year-on-year increase of 27.7% .
The subsidence of the epidemic has caused the market to rebound significantly compared with the same period last year, but all categories are affected by different levels of upstream supply chain, and the growth is under pressure. Upstream supply pressure is expected to persist during the year. IDC predicts that China's smart home equipment market will ship 250 million units in 2021, a year-on-year increase of 21.1%.
05 The Ministry of Education issued a warning: Beware of the scam trap of "high-priced volunteer reporting guidance"
According to the official website of the Ministry of Education It was reported on June 16 that recently, candidates and parents have reported that there are institutions or individuals in the society that conduct college voluntary reporting guidance activities to candidates and parents through the Internet, telephone, face-to-face inquiries, etc., and charge high service fees. There are policies. Inaccurate, false information, misleading or even fraud and other issues.
According to the arrangement of the "2021 College Entrance Examination Escort Action", the Ministry of Education has coordinated the relevant Internet platforms to jointly carry out the special action of "Lighting the Official Website Logo of Authoritative Examination Enrollment Institutions", which will focus on all provincial education enrollment examination institutions and territorial colleges and universities. The registered official website, Weibo, WeChat official account, Baijia account, etc. are unified and authoritative on the Internet, so that the majority of candidates and parents can identify and obtain authoritative admissions policies and service information.
At the same time, local education departments are working with relevant departments to continue to clean up and rectify, and will severely crack down on institutions and individuals that violate laws and regulations.
Source: Global Times