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Tencent rolls out a clone of ByteDance’s joke app

Chinese tech giant Tencent launched Hapi, a clone of ByteDance’s popular joke app Pipixia, in an attempt to win…

Briefing: Smartisan confirms it’s suffering a cash crunch

“The company really is in a crunch, but please give Smartisan time.”

Briefing: Huawei Cloud to offer services in Africa

Since the beginning of 2018, it has launched international data centers in Russia, Hong Kong, and Thailand.

24 hours in Shenzhen: Hardware town takes on blockchain hackathon challenge

The Southern Chinese tech hub gets skill boost in blockchain hackathon.

Briefing: Bytedance appoints new CEO to Jinri Toutiao

Jinri Toutiao is no longer a pilot project but a mature commercial product.

Alipay to support QR payment for Hong Kong Mass Transit Rail by 2020

Announcement shows Alipay HK’s ambition to provide services to cities outside of the mainland.