WeChat is losing the war for users’ attention

By WalktheChat

Mar 9, 20204 min read (Image credit: Technode)

Back a couple of years ago, WeChat seemed like an unstoppable force. It was completely dominating the Chinese social media landscape, was beating Alibaba in payments and was making forays into e-comm…

WeChat is losing the war for users’ attention

By WalktheChat

Mar 9, 20204 min read (Image credit: Technode)

Back a couple of years ago, WeChat seemed like an unstoppable force. It was completely dominating the Chinese social media landscape, was beating Alibaba in payments and was making forays into e-comm…

CHINA VOICES | A good new year for mini-app games

By Alberto Sperindio

Mar 3, 20205 min read Brain-teaser game ‘I’m not a Pig’s Head,’ played in a WeChat mini-app, has led user tables during the virus period. Screenshots captured March 3. (Screenshot: TechNode).What do you do when you’re stuck at home with family for a…

WeChat now blocking links to Bytedance’s Feishu app

By Wei Sheng

Mar 2, 20202 min read Screenshot of a webpage that warns users of “malicious links” on WeChat. (Image credit: TechNode)

TikTok owner Bytedance said Saturday that Tencent’s popular instant messaging platform WeChat has started blocking links to it…

Alibaba’s Dingtalk adds WeChat Moments-like feature

By Nicole Jao

Feb 26, 20201 min read Screenshot from Dingtalk. (Image credit: TechNode)

Alibaba’s enterprise communication app Dingtalk has added a suite of new features in its latest update including “Circle,” a WeChat Moments-like social feed.

Why it ma…