Briefing: TikTok hires former Facebook executive for its global business unit

TikTok Ramps Up Recruiting From Big Tech With Facebook Exec Hire - Bloomberg What happened: Bytedance has recently…


Mary Meeker's Internet Trends Report 2019: China's innovative online business models

China's internet companies are spurring growth by transforming online business models, said this year's internet trends…


Briefing: Tencent files 6 more lawsuits against Bytedance

腾讯南山法院再诉今日头条系 要求删除用户游戏视频 - TechWeb What happened: Tencent has filed six new lawsuits against Bytedance, demanding the…


User spending in Douyin and TikTok hit new high in May

Short video app Douyin and its international version TikTok have brought in a total of $9 million worldwide through…


Briefing: Bytedance shuffles Douyin and Jinri Toutiao leadership

抖音和今日头条相继“换帅”,字节跳动迎来一轮人事调整 – 36Kr What happened: Bytedance has shifted leadership at Douyin and Jinri Toutiao in an…


Tencent sues user for livestreaming ‘League of Legends’ on Bytedance app

Tencent has recently filed a lawsuit against a user for livestreaming its PC title “League of Legends” on Bytedance’s…


Tencent’s ‘Game For Peace’ rakes in $70 million in May

Mobile battle royale title “Game For Peace” brought in $70 million from in-game purchases on iOS in May. Tencent…


Briefing: Bytedance invests RMB 1.26 billion in sports community app Hupu

字节跳动12.6亿元投资虎扑,持股比例为30% - Jiemian What happened: Sports community platform Hupu has confirmed that it raised RMB 1.26…


Briefing: Huya's live-streaming subsidiary Nimo TV officially launches in Brazil

虎牙旗下的游戏直播平台 Nimo TV 正式进入巴西 – 36Kr What happened: Huya’s overseas live-streaming platform Nimo TV has officially entered…


Bytedance says court overstepped on ‘Honour of Kings’ content ban

Bytedance's logo on a building in Shanghai. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi Jiayi) Bytedance is fighting back against a…