Duowan reportedly acquired photo-sharing app Tuitu at RMB tens of millions. Both parties didn’t comment on the matter when being approached. Guangzhou-based Duowan is a gaming portal site that provides industry news, game downloads and so on.

Tuitu rose to the scene amist the Instagram heat last year. With the app, you can take and beautify a picture before syncing it into the mainstream Chinese social networks including Sina Weibo, Renren, Kaixin001 and so on.

It’s powerful photo beautifying functions allow users to one-click enhance pictures by using filters, create personal photo diary by collaging pictures and add text bubble and frame etc.

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