Outside Beijing's fifth ring road, apps tap leisure time in small-town China

(Image credit: Bigstock/Babble) Markets in China’s largest cities are slowing…


China Tech Investor 11: Obnoxiously addictive short video apps with Masha Borak

China Tech Investor is a weekly look at China’s tech companies through the lens…


Chinese short video app Kuaishou launches AR avatar feature

Animated cartoon avatars are now making their way into China’s popular…


Briefing: Short video app Kuaishou launches mini-game feature

Tencent-backed short video app Kuaishou launches mini game similar to WeChat’s…


Briefing: Over 10 million users make extra income on Kuaishou

快手CEO宿华:超过1000万人在快手获得了收入-Tencent Tech What happened: Over 10 million users have…


Briefing: Video app Kuaishou seeks investment at $25 billion valuation

China’s Video App Kuaishou Targets a $25 Billion Valuation - The Information…


Briefing: Kuaishou is still banned on WeChat Moments, says Tencent

微信解除对快手的分享限制?腾讯官方回复证实纯属“乌龙” – Tencent Tech What happened: Tencent public…


Douyin rival acquires anime and video sharing platform Acfun

Douyin rival, short video sharing and live streaming platform Kuaishou (快手),…


WeChat removes short-lived ban on all mainstream video and music platforms

WeChat rolled out tightened restrictions on sharing external audiovisual links…


China Tech Talk 44: Short video and China’s hottest app

John and Matt talk about Douyin, the breakout short video app of 2017, how it…