Chinese social media struggle to contain rumors

By Wei Sheng

Feb 18, 20204 min read Sina and Weibo logos on the board in front of Sina Beijing office on Oct 30, 2019, in Beijing. (Image credit: TechNode/Coco Gao)

As the Covid-19 epidemic that has killed over 1,500 people spreads across China, so do rumors…

WeChat tests stickers in comments amid ad push

By Wei Sheng

Dec 24, 20192 min read An example of stickers used in WeChat Moment’s comments section (Image credit: TechNode/Coco Gao)WeChat tested a new feature in a canary release of its photo-sharing function Moments that allows users to comment with stickers….