China Tech Talk 80: Libra lessons from WeChat and QQ

By John Artman

Jul 3, 20191 min read China Tech Talk is an almost weekly discussion of the most important issues in China’s tech. From IPOs to fake data, from the role of WeChat to Apple’s waning influence, hosts John Artman and Matthew Brennan interview experts a…

WeChat bolsters offering for B2B mini-program providers

By Emma Lee

Jun 27, 20191 min read (Image credit: TechNode/Emma Lee)Tencent today unveiled a raft of new initiatives for third-party vendors of WeChat mini-programs to help more businesses establish an online presence on the Chinese lifestyle platform.
The comp…

Briefing: Sohu joins China’s social networking resurgence with Huyou

By Emma Lee

Jun 10, 20191 min read 搜狐社交产品“狐友”正式版上线 张朝阳称其为搜狐的未来 – BianewsWhat happened: Chinese internet portal Sohu has formally launched a new social networking app named Huyou to target China’s younger users. An offshoot of its news aggregation app’s social n…