Short video app Kuaishou makes foray into game livestreaming

A screenshot of Kuaishou's game live-streaming app Dianmiao (Image credit: Tony Xu/TechNode) Chinese short video app…


Briefing: Bytedance reportedly aims for RMB 100 billion revenue in 2019

字节跳动2019年收入目标至少1000亿 - Jiemian What happened: Bytedance, the parent company of content aggregator Jinri Toutiao and…


Briefing: China gaming regulator tells local authorities to stop filing applications as it deals with nine-month backlog

China content regulator requests pause in new game application – Reuters What happened: China’s top content regulator,…


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Douyin launches its first in-app mini game

A screenshot of Douyin's in-app mini game "jumping ball of music" (Image credit: Tony Xu / TechNode) The short video…


Briefing: Tencent is reportedly trying to bring hit game Apex Legends to China

Tencent allegedly in talks with Electronic Arts to bring Apex Legends to China – SCMP What happened: Tencent is…


Court prohibits Bytedance-owned video app streaming Tencent’s Honour of Kings

(Screenshot of Tencent Games' Honour of Kings) Guangzhou's Intellectual Property Court has issued an injunction to stop…


Briefing: TikTok found to be testing new ad product

A new ad product test was spotted on TikTok - TechCrunch What happened: The US app of short video platform TikTok was…


Tencent releases new rules regulating live-streams containing its games

Tencent on Thursday released on its official gaming WeChat account a list of 12 rules for live-streaming platforms and…


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Briefing: E-sports video streaming platform Douyu reportedly files for US IPO

斗鱼直播确定赴美IPO 此前融资额已达70亿元 - The Beijing News What happened: E-sports video-streaming platform Douyu has confirmed its…


Briefing: Indian state lawmaker seeks Tiktok ban over harmful and vulgar content

Tamil Nadu government wants statewide ban on short video app TikTok – Economic Times What happened: The government of…