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    How China’s WeChat is tackling fake news differently from Facebook

How China’s WeChat is tackling fake news differently from Facebook

Luzhou, China. Photo credit: Mingwei Li / Unsplash. In a small, bright office filled with books, Huamin Qu gives me a bird’s-eye view of WeChat, arguably China’s most influential app.

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    In China, smarter censorship sharpens tech giants’ competitive edge

In China, smarter censorship sharpens tech giants’ competitive edge

Luzhou, China. Photo credit: Mingwei Li / Unsplash. In a small, bright office filled with books, Huamin Qu gives me a bird’s-eye view of WeChat, arguably China’s most influential app.

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    Asia tech news roundup – Nov 17

Asia tech news roundup – Nov 17

Photo credit: Pixabay. Chinese internet giant Tencent continues its investment spree, while another one of China’s bike-sharing startups finds itself in hot water. Ecommerce Maoyan pockets over US$150 million in

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WeChat users send record 38 billion messages per day

  WeChat users send record 38 billion messages per day

The chatty users of WeChat have just set a new record, sending 38 billion messages per day. That’s 25 percent

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WeChat users send 38 billion messages per day

  WeChat users send 38 billion messages per day

The chatty users of WeChat have just set a new record, sending 38 billion messages per day. That’s 25 percent

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Brief: Tencent pays around $2b for stake in struggling Snapchat

  Brief: Tencent pays around $2b for stake in struggling Snapchat

Image credit: Tech in Asia. The news (extracted from CNBC): Snapchat, the messaging app struggling to lure in new users

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How Alibaba, JD are expanding their empires offline by offering data to retailers

  How Alibaba, JD are expanding their empires offline by offering data to retailers

Image credit: Pexels. One trillion dollars. That’s how much Chinese consumers are on track to spend online by the end

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This Tencent-backed startup wants to use AI to solve disparities in China’s healthcare

  This Tencent-backed startup wants to use AI to solve disparities in China’s healthcare

Photo credit: Phalinn Ooi. Even before Ding Xiaowei entered the medical industry, he knew hospitals well. He spent his childhood

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In China, mobile payments are creating a thriving industry of micro services

  In China, mobile payments are creating a thriving industry of micro services

Paying for Starbucks using WeChat in China. Photo credit: Tencent. China may be known as the copycat nation, but the

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