This is a selection of resources on China’s digital transformation available from the NLB catalogue or the Internet and is not meant to be an exhaustive list. If you know of or come across more useful resources, please drop us a note so that we can share them with our readers.
NLB print and digital resources
New media and transformation of social life in China
How has the field of media and communication in China changed over the past few decades? This book discusses new media technologies, social networks, media convergence, smart cities, digital media, information and communication technology and its usage for social participation in China.
All rights reserved, California: SAGE Publications India Pvt Ltd, 2018
Internet+ and electronic business in China: Innovation and applications
Glean insights into the e-commerce landscape in China from this book and find out how it has transformed industries in the agriculture, finance and commerce sectors. It offers a detailed analysis of e-business platforms and their applications in China and features several successful e-business entrepreneurship projects.
All rights reserved, U.K.: Emerald Publishing Limited, 2018
Digital enablement and innovation in China: A casebook
Learn how digital technology has revolutionised consumer products and services in China. Included among the 22 business case studies featured are Haier, Kan Zhong Yi (mobile health app) and Taobao.
All rights reserved, Hackensack: World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd, 2019
AI & quantum computing for finance & insurance: Fortunes and challenges for China and America
Offers an in-depth analysis of the current technological landscape in the United States and China, focusing on the impact of emerging technologies such as AI, blockchain, cloud and data analytics and quantum computing on the finance and insurance sectors.
All rights reserved, Singapore: World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., 2019
Reconfiguring class, gender, ethnicity and ethics in Chinese internet culture
New information technologies have come to reshape human relations, identities and communities both online and offline. Find out more about how the Chinese internet culture has provided an avenue to intervene in the otherwise monolithic narratives of identity and community.
All rights reserved, New York: McGraw-Hill, 2017.
The drivers of digital transformation: Why there’s no way around the cloud
Gain insights from leading experts of international corporations as they explore the role of digitalisation and cloud-based processes as the main business drivers of the 21st century. Chapter 9 looks at China as the forerunner in digitalisation and how the country has recognised the importance of digitilisation both for its industry and its people.
All rights reserved, Switzerland: Springer, 2017.
New media and China’s social development
With the history of new media as a backdrop, read about the development of network technology and media applications in China as well as the relationship between new media and dynamics such as politics, economy, culture, lifestyle, traditional media, law and knowledge.
All rights reserved, Singapore: Springer, 2017.
Six billion shoppers: The revolutionary new platforms that are serving the world
The author looks at e-commerce from China to India to Nigeria and explores how a new e-commerce boom is opening up opportunities for both entrepreneurs and global brands across new markets. The book further shares how to seize the massive opportunity created by emerging market consumers and offers practical tips on how to ride this new business trend.
All rights reserved, New York: St. Martin’s Press, 2017.
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The state of digital transformation in China versus the rest of the world
According to this article, the central theme in China’s digital transformation for tech innovators such as Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent focuses on customer experience and modernising key interaction points in the digital customer journey. It also identifies the unique trends which differentiate China’s digital transformation from the rest of the world.