Media Clips

Rebecca Fannin, as seen, heard and quoted on CNN, CNBC, Bloomberg TV, BBC, BusinessWeek, The Economist, and The New York Times


Money Talk, RTHK
November 24, 2023
Interview with podcast host

October 7, 2023
Three questions for Author

Donna Seebo Show
July 21, 2023
Interview with Silicon Heartland Author

Good News Broadcast
July 20, 2023
Q&A about Silicon Heartland

Buffalo News
July 7, 2023
Former Congressman Turning to Buffalo’s Tech Future

Worth magazine
May 25, 2023
Transforming from Rust Belt to Tech Belt

Foreign Press Association
April 27, 2023
Video Interview: America’s Silicon Heartland

WPXI, Our Region’s Business
April 16, 2023
Silicon Heartland & The Three Cs

Crain’s Cleveland Business
April 14, 2023
Silicon Heartland Author Discusses Midwest’s Rising Tech

WOSU Public Media
April 11, 2023
How Ohio Automakers are Converting to EVs

91.7 WVXU NPR Network
April 10, 2023
Author Sees Promising Future for Silicon Heartland

360 View
April 7, 2023
The Death of Tech

Lancaster Eagle-Gazette
April 4, 2023
Author and City Native to Speak at Library

Columbus Dispatch
April 3, 2023
Author Discusses New Tech Growth in the Midwest

WV MetroNews
March 30, 2023
Silicon Heartland Visits WVa

Dayton Daily News
March 16, 2023
Author Shines Light on Dayton Revitalization

TechVibe Radio Pittsburgh
March 1, 2023
Interview: Retooling Heartland Cities

Conversations with VC Bri Kimmel
February 24, 2023
Why the Midwest is the next Silicon Valley

Wisco Weekly
February 20, 2023
Reflections on a New Tech Belt

NBC TV, Press:Here show
February 19, 2023
Discover the Next Hotspots of America

Innovation Insights Podcast Video
February 16, 2023
Author & Founder Interview

February 13, 2023
US-China Chip Dispute

OneVision Podcast
February 6, 2023
From Rust Belt to Tech Belt, A Comeback Story

January 27, 2023
Guest on web show with hosts Ray Wang and Vala Afshar



Columbus Business First
Kvamme’s Idea to Invest in Ohio at Drive Capital
November 17, 2022

NPR Podcast
Silicon Heartland Q&A with WOUB Public Radio host Tom Hodson
October 5, 2022

Project Save the World Podcast
Silicon Heartland Interview with host Metta Spencer
September 8, 2022

Meta’s Earnings / Transition Challenges to Web3
July 28, 2022


BBC News
October 25, 2021
Will Apple Be the Last US Tech Giant Left in China?

Podcast from LA’s Dennis Wisco
US Needs to Catch Up with China in EV Market
October 25, 2021

ET Now Spotlight
July 31, 2021
Deepening Crackdown on Big Tech in China Signals Policy Shift

July 13, 2021
What Crackdown on China Firms is Really About

Bloomberg TV News
July 6, 2021
Didi, China’s Uber, Gets Hammered in Crackdown

May 20, 2021
How China Is Cracking Down on its Once Untouchable Tech Titans

BBC Business Daily
May 6, 2021
What’s Next for China’s Tech Giants? Life After Jack Ma

Cult of Mac
April 30, 2021
App Tracking Transparency Makes Chinese Tech Giant Alibaba Worry

CGTN America
March 15, 2021
Clubhouse Appeal: Will It Last?

Bloomberg BusinessWeek
Jack Ma Crackdown Risks Backfiring on Chinese Tech
March 9, 2021 

Jack Ma Tensions with Beijing Cast Shadow Over Alibaba’s Future
February 3, 2021

Channel News Asia
Ahead of Their Time: Polaroid and TikTok
February 2, 2021

China’s Startups look forward as China Cracks Down on Alibaba, Tencent
January 20, 2021



Crackdowns Show Xi Jingping Strengthening Party Grip
November 16, 2020

Les Echoes
 La Chine, un géant à la conquête du monde
November 13, 2020

CGTN America
TikTok, Wechat Saga
September 28

BBC Today
Oracle & Walmart Deal for TikTok
September 14 (expired link)

China Daily
Disney’s Mulan is tailor made for China
September 7

Bytedance chief reconsiders options
September 1

BBC Today
Assessing TikTok buyers
August 31

China export ban throws wrench into TikTok sale
August 31

CGTN Global
US-China Tech War
August 26

Channel News Asia, Money Mind
TikTok/WeChat Ban Impact
August 17
segment starts at 8:56

August 10
Assessing the Rivalry Between US-China Tech Giants

Channel News Asia, Asia First show
TikTok Tug of War
August 3, 2020

Tech Titans of China: from copying to innovating
April 29, 2020

The impact of Covid-19, IFC
April 29, 2020

CGTN America
Coronavirus effect on technologies
February 28, 2020

CGTN America
Huawei’s Deal with the U.K., More to Follow?
January 29, 2020

CGTN America
U.S. army bans TikTok as lawmakers push for tech ‘decoupling’
January 4, 2020

China’s Tech Industry Straps In For More Turbulence After A Wild 2019
January 2, 2020


Asia Society: ChinaFile
Video Interview: Tech Titans of China
December 18, 2019

CKGSB Knowledge Magazine
Interview: A Rising Rivalry
December 13, 2019

AnalyseAsia podcast
Tech Titans of China with Rebecca Fannin
December 1, 2019

Alibaba’s Coming Home Strategy
Video Clip (WeTransfer File)
November 26, 2019

BBC Radio 4 Today (at 1:16 in the show)
Alibaba Lists in Hong Kong
November 25, 2019

US Falling Behind China On 5G
November 19, 2019
Guangzhou, China

IB Times
China Dwarfs US on 5G Infrastructure
November 18, 2019
China Throws Its Weight To Be The World’s Tech Leader
November 14, 2019

WebWednesday: 852 Reboot Hong Kong
Episode 2
Journey via Hong Kong to Media Entrepreneur
November 14, 2019

Channel News Asia First
November 8, 2019
Race to 5G

CNA938 Money Mind with Stanley Leong
November 7, 2019

MoneyFM Live with Michelle Martin
November 7, 2019

CNBC Europe
Squawk Box: Huawei could have an advantage in 5G
October 21, 2019

A ‘Splinternet’ is developing
October 14, 2019

China News Service
Video: Author, TToC
October 14, 2019

Broadband Breakfast
China experts advice: tone down disputes
October 10, 2019

Ta for Ta Podcast
Tech Titans of China Journey
October 10, 2019

Trump’s Latest Salvo Against China
October 9, 2019

Knowledge@Wharton Radio
What’s pushing China’s tech sector so far ahead?
October 9, 2019
China’s Tech Ambition Is Unstoppable
September 29, 2019

WGBH Forum Network
MIT Event: Hurst Lin and Rebecca Fannin
September 29, 2019

Bloomberg Daybreak Asia
September 27, 2019

China Tech Innovations: Facial Recognition
CGTN America
September 20, 2019

WGBH Radio, Boston
Rebecca Fannin Talks Tech Titans of China
September 16, 2019

Sunday Morning Review
WBZ Radio, Boston
How China Has Become A Global Tech & Venture Superpower
September 14, 2019

CNN International
Is Jack Ma The Total of Alibaba?
Quest Means Business
September 10, 2019

i24 TV News
Impact of Jack Ma Leaving Alibaba
September 10, 2019

CGTN America
Jack Ma’s Philanthropy
September 10, 2019

BBC World Service
Alibaba begins new era as Jack Ma steps down
September 10, 2019

Bloomberg BusinessWeek Radio
US-China Tech Cold War
September 9, 2019

Economist Radio
Babbage show
What Does The Future Hold for China Tech?
September 9, 2019

CNBC’s Squawk Box
China’s IP Theft Is Overstated
September 6, 2019

Fast Company
China’s Stunning Rise from Tech Imitator to Innovator
September 5, 2019

Bold Business
The Shifting Paradigm of Global Economic Dominance
September 4, 2019

BNN Bloomberg
China Aims to Stake Claim as Tech Superpower
September 3, 2019

Wired magazine
Behind China’s Facial Recognition Giants
September 3, 2019

Cheddar Business
Tech Titans of China
August 30, 2019

Sirius XM Radio
The Feed with Amber Mac
August 29, 2019

Fox Business: Varney & Co.
Chinese Tech May Real Reason for Concern
August 19, 2019

Xinhua News
Documentary on US-China manufacture to debut
August 21, 2019


Strategy & Business
China’s Herd of Unicorns
August 1, 2019

Xinhua News
LA: sheds light on US-China tech, entertainment trends
July 29, 2019

Nikkei Business
Print only (in Japanese)
July 2019
China Daily
Decline in Chinese FDI Impacts Tech, Real Estate, Hollywood
July 27, 2019
Fall 2019 Announcements: Business & Economics Books
Bloomberg TV
Bloomberg Technology with Emily Chang
May 31, 2019
The New York Times
US-China Tech Ban: Silicon Valley Braces For Pain
May 31, 2019
BBC World Service
The New Technology Cold War
May 23, 2019
Voice of America
Pentagon’s Silicon Valley Outpost
May 25, 2019
US and China Superpower Race
May 15, 2019
SupChina Q&A: China’s Tech Scene
May 8, 2019
SupChina: China Tech’s New Normal
July 8, 2019
CGTN Interview: The Future of Smartphones
May 3, 2019
CGTN Interview: China’s Knowledge Economy
April 10, 2019
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CGTN Interview: Haidilao IPO
September 26, 2018
CGTN Interview
September 14, 2018
Podcast: Inside Asia
September 5, 2018
Future of mobile, online video streaming and ride share in China
Nasdaq studio, June 2018, New York City

CES Asia In Shanghai
CGTN America, June 2018, New York City

China’s Livestreaming Market
CGTN America, May 2018, San Francisco

China Global Television Network, CES Asia Tech Trends, June 9, NYC
CCTV Global Business America, Chinese Smartphone Brands, Oct. 24, SF
HubCulture Interview, Rise of Innovative Chinese Entrepreneurs, Oct. 21, LA
CCTV Global Business America, Rapid Rise of Tencent, September 2, LA
CCTV Global Business America, Mobile Apps in China, August 19, SF
CCTV Global Business America, Express Delivery Services, June 14, SF
CCTV Global Business America, China’s Livestreaming Fad, April 20, SF
Intelligent Crowd TV, Silicon Dragon’s Journey, February 25, London
San Jose Mercury News, September 14
CCTV America, New York City, June 26
CTV News, Toronto, May 7
Thoughtful China, Shanghai, September 2013
CCTV BizAsia, Beijing, March 1, 2012
Times of India, February 25, 2012
November 16, 2011: Startup Asia Interview
Indian Management, January 2012
SME Magazine, Malaysia, January 2012
CPA Magazine, Singapore, January 2012
The Saigon Times, December 14, 2011: Startups in Vietnam are only micro-innovations
China Daily, Nov. 10, 2011
China’s Innovative Surge is Genuine
Channel News Asia Live AM!  November 16, 2011
Startup Asia: Top Strategies to Cash in on Asia’s Innovation Boom
VentureBeat, December 5,  2011
Can Asia Out-Innovate America?
CoolGlobalBiz, December 5, 2011
First-Mover Journalist
New York Times, December 5, 2011
Power in Numbers: China Aims for High-Tech Leadership
The Saigon Times, December 14, 2011
Startups in Vietnam are only micro-innovations
Channel News Asia Live AM! November 16, 2011
Business Standard, Indian Management, January 2012
SME Magazine, Malaysia, January 2012
CPA Magazine, Singapore, January 2012