Karen Ye

VICE News Tonight on HBO

Children Are Still Fighting Muay Thai — Even After the Death of a Young Boy

Fans and families like things the way they are.
Dexter Thomas
Karen Ye
6.23.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

China's Big AI Advantage: Humans

In the booming field of artificial intelligence, cheap labor to process data may be the only edge China has over the U.S.
Dexter Thomas
Karen Ye
5.31.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Inside the Secretive Chinese Telecom That Trump Just Banned

Huawei tried to save its image over a weeklong press junket.
William Turton
Karen Ye
5.18.19
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Researchers Are Making a Dictionary for a Korea That Doesn’t Exist Yet

This dictionary could help North and South Koreans communicate — if it ever gets finished.
Dexter Thomas
Karen Ye
5.3.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

How “Baby Shark” was manufactured in a Korean toddler entertainment factory

We visited the set of “Baby Shark” in Korea
Dexter Thomas
Karen Ye
3.23.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

This woman is hoping Trump will help her return home to North Korea

She left her home in North Korea eight years ago, and she’s desperately been trying to make her way back ever since.
Dexter Thomas
Karen Ye
3.6.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

China's citizen tracking system can wreck people's lives

4 million people have been blocked from buying high-speed train tickets, and worse consequences, over their low "social credit" scores
Karen Ye
Laurel Chor
12.12.18
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Chinese tech giant Alibaba goes offline with new supermarkets

Chinese consumers don’t seem to mind that Alibaba’s new supermarkets collect more data than ever
Laurel Chor
Karen Ye
11.21.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

China’s hip-hop answer to “American Idol” is huge — even though rap was banned in China

Billions of people are watching, but there’s just one hitch: None of this should be happening.
Dexter Thomas
Karen Ye
9.21.18
VICE News

This fake sneaker king's operation made millions on Reddit. Then it all fell apart.

Here's how one former med student started a successful fake operation on Reddit from the comfort of his own home.
Dexter Thomas
Quinton Boudwin
Karen Ye
9.18.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

When Givenchy needs to sell a luxury handbag in China, they call Mr. Bags

This 26-year-old former finance student can make a luxury handbag sell out in minutes.
Dexter Thomas
Karen Ye
8.15.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

America doesn't know where to send its recyclables anymore

Earlier this year, China stopped accepting a long list of imported waste, like your water bottle.
Roberto Ferdman
Karen Ye
6.25.18
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