Wandoujia, an app distributor and content manager, released the newest issue of China App Index for November. Please read the previous reports here and there.

1. Foreign Games Win Chinese Hearts, But Not Their Wallets

Foreign games that have managed to win plaudits from Chinese players still need a China-friendly payment system before they can monetize. More than 70% of Android phones in China lack Google Play Services, and Google’s in-app billing system has yet to cross the Great Firewall, but there are multiple options for games wishing to cater to their Chinese play base.

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Emma Lee is Shanghai-based tech writer, covering startups and tech happenings in China and Asia in general. We are looking for stories related to tech and China. Reach her at lixin@technode.com.