Tencent calls out Jinri Toutiao for questionable aggregation practices

Tencent's public relations director Zhang Jun has criticized Bytedance's news…


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Doors open on Douyin stores

Douyin has added portals that lead to online shops of its popular video…


The company behind Jinri Toutiao is creating its own AI chips

The recent US ban on selling components to China’s state-owned communication…


China is serious about cleaning up Jinri Toutiao and Kuaishou this time

China's regulator for the media and entertainment sector, SAPPRFT (State…


We need a Toutiao for podcasts

Last month, I wrote an op-ed taking a critical eye to the globalization…


Toutiao reveals logic behind its algorithms, shows they are serious about filtering "unsavory" content

News aggregation platform Jinri Toutiao held a meeting with engineers from…


Toutiao and beyond: How Bytedance will keep making global headlines

AI-powered news recommendation app Jinri Toutiao is as sticky as apps get. Plus…


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Toutiao parent continues world expansion with Musical.ly purchase and Cheetah Mobile collaboration

Toutiao's parent company ByteDance is taking globalization seriously and its…


Post-90s consumption, big data, and the future of AI: Q&A with Tony Park, managing partner at LB Investment China

Chinese consumers are becoming ever increasingly affluent. In 2015, 77 Chinese…