The China-Africa Project, Eric Olander and Cobus van Staden, “The Rise of Chinese Tech in Africa is Both Feared and Embraced,” February 25, 2019. (English)

MIT Technology Review, An Xioa Mina and Jan Chipchase, “Inside Shenzhen’s Race to Outdo Silicon Valley,” December 18, 2018. (English)

Brand Eins (German Tech Business Magazine), Jochen Metzger, “China Expertin Silvia Lindtner im Interview: Das Ziel: 50 Steve Jobs,” February – March 2018. (German)

LRCCS Blog, Interview with Silvia Lindtner, May 4, 2018. (English)

ORF, OE1 (Austrian Public Radio), Alexandra Siebenhofer and Anna Masoner: “Basteln unter Staatlicher Aufsicht. Makerspaces in China,” December 15, 2017. (German)

Stifteverband Deutschland, “Silvia Lindtner: The Future of Maker Culture”, August 2, 2017. (English)

Forbes, Wade Shepard, “Why The West’s High-Tech Innovators Manufacture Their Dreams in China,” March 10, 2016. (English)

Danish Public Radio, Sendt Forste Gang, Harddisken: Hackerspaces i Kina, April 8, 2016. (Danish)

Vagabund Journey, Wade Shepherd, “China finds the New Frontiers of Innovation in the Maker Movement,” January 21, 2016. (English)

Ö1, Austrian Public Radio, Sarah Krieschke “Invented in China: Wie das Reich der Mitte durch Innovationen statt Kopien punkten will,” December 6, 2015. (German)

South China Morning Post, Business, “China’s copycat manufacturers are now pushing the boundaries of innovation,” May 20, 2015. (English)

South China Morning Post, “Forget Silicon Valley: Innovators drawn to ‘dream city’ Shenzhen to make things happen,” April 15, 2015. (English)

South China Morning Post, “Li’s Shenzhen Tour gives boost to China’s innovators,” April 10, 2015. (English)

The Economist, Special Report, Hardware Startups, “Hacking Shenzhen: Why Southern China is the best place in the world for a hardware innovator to be,” January 16, 2014. (English)

NPR, PRI, Alina Simone, “Entrepreneurs around the world love this Soviet-era storytelling game,” December 4, 2014. (English)

Huffington Post, Matt Sheehan, “This Chinese City is Becoming The Silicon Valley of Hardware,” November 6, 2014. (English)

Hackaday, Aleksandar Bradic, “Hackaday’s Guide to Shanghai,” March 28, 2014. (English)

South China Morning Post, “Investing in China’s start-ups is a risky business – but can reap big rewards”, March, 2014. (English)

The Economist, Monitor: Made in China, “Technology and Society: China has its own distinctive version of the maker movement, which spans electronics hobbyists and high-tech startups,” November 30, 2013. (English)