WeChat mini programs are getting traction in China

Editor's note: A version of this post first appeared on WalktheChat.…


Looking back at ChinaBang: WeChat - Best mobile social network 2012

TechNode has been organizing the annual “China Bang Awards” since 2011. Over…


Brain King becomes first WeChat mini program banned by regulators for “distorting history”

Brain King (大脑王者), a popular quiz-like social game, became the first WeChat…


Updated: WeChat's Christmas hat craze shows the success of WeChat mini apps

Updated 26 December 2017: This article has been updated to correct the…


WeChat mini program launches advertising bidding for "Mini Programs Nearby"

WeChat mini app LBS service (Image Credit: TechNode China) WeChat has released…


[Beijing Event] WeChat Mini-Apps: Behind the Hype on Feb 13, 2017

On January 9th, WeChat officially launched mini-apps after much fanfare and…


[Podcast] Analyse Asia 158: WeChat mini-programs with Matthew Brennan

Editor's note: This originally appeared on Analyse Asia, a weekly podcast…


Mini-apps are here. Here are our first impressions

The day has come: the long-awaited WeChat mini-apps were officially launched…


WeChat’s Long-Awaited Mini-Apps to Go Live on January 9th [Updated]

Months after opening for beta tests, Tencent announced today more details about…