At TechCrunch Beijing this week, Zhang Yiming, founder and CEO of Chinese personalized news app Toutiao, sat down with TechCrunch China editor Shuhang Lee for a brief discussion about the much-buzzed-about startup.

In less than two years, the news feed app has registered more than 120 million users, becoming one of the most popular apps in its kind and raised a massive round of US$100 million of Series C funding at a valuation of US$500 million earlier this year.

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Emma Lee

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.