TikTok returns to app stores after India ban

By Tony Xu

May 5, 20191 min read Short video app TikTok became available again on Apple’s App Store and Google Play on April 30, marking its return to the Indian market after a two-week ban.
The ban, which required Google and Apple to remove the app from their…

Tencent’s short-video app Yoo rebrands as Hotpot Video

By Bailey Hu

May 5, 20191 min read (Image credit: Hotpot Video/Bailey Hu)Douyin and Kuaishou may currently dominate China’s short-video market, but Tencent hasn’t given up yet on developing one of its homegrown apps into a serious contender. The tech titan, whic…