Briefing: Bytedance vice president wins defamation lawsuit against Baidu

字节跳动李亮:因侵犯我个人名誉权,百度将在首页发声明道歉 - BiaNews What happened: Bytedance vice president Li Liang posted on his Jinri Toutiao…


Briefing: NetEase and PUBG Corp settle lawsuit over copyright infringement

PUBG & NetEase settle “battle royale” copyright lawsuit - McArthur Law Firm blog What happened: NetEase and PUBG…


Briefing: Bytedance reportedly launches reading app

字节跳动推出番茄小说,但产品设计几乎是米读的翻版 - Jiemian What happened: Bytedance has reportedly released a reading app, "Fanqie Xiaoshuo,"…


Briefing: Social app Love Bank removes itself from app stores

“爱情银行”关停下架暂停一切服务:存在大量违规内容 – 36Kr What happened: Social app Love Bank on March 25 has removed itself from all app stores…


Briefing: TikTok and Douyin rake in $75 million with in-app purchases

TikTok Has Made $75 Million So Far from In-App Purchases on the App Store and Google Play – Sensor Tower What happened:…


Tencent records overall growth in 2018 as gaming revenues stagnate

Tencent saw overall growth in 2018 but stagnant gaming revenues for the fourth quarter of the year, according to…


In China, paying others to play games for you is big business. Tencent is not amused

Original artwork of "League of Legends" (Image credit: Tencent) If a game is popular enough, it is almost certain that…


Tencent to begin closed beta for cloud gaming service Start

Screenshot of Start's website (Image Credit: Tony Xu/TechNode) Tencent has on Wednesday launched a website for its…


Bytedance barred from using WeChat user information in Douyin, Duoshan

Tianjin Binhai New Area People's Court issued a ruling on Wednesday to stop Bytedance from using user information…


Tencent Music records solid revenue and paying user growth in 2018

Screenshot of the Tencent Music Entertainment Group website (Image Credit: Tony Xu/TechNode). Tencent Music…