The apps using social credit in China

By Kendra Schaefer

Oct 15, 201912 min read Image credit: BigStock/artmaginationThis article originally appeared on Trivium UB, a Trivium China project focused on exploring the human factors driving China’s user markets.
China’s emerging social credit sy…

Alibaba experiments with behavior modification

By Kendra Schaefer

Jun 24, 20195 min read Keep this chicken fed by using the Alibaba ecosystem. (Image credit: Trivium/Kendra Schaefer)Four years ago, in a move designed to explore the viability of new offline sales models, Alibaba ran a little experiment. Two of its …