Tencent's short-video app Yoo rebrands as Hotpot Video

(Image credit: Hotpot Video/Bailey Hu) Douyin and Kuaishou may currently…


Kuaishou brings 3D cartoon characters to livestreaming with new AR feature

Two cartoon characters have already made their "live" debuts on Kuaishou.…


Baidu reportedly seeks to revive music business with a music app, talent shows

(Image credit: Baidu) Baidu is reportedly working on a major push into the…


Douyin is slowing down, but China's short-video stars are here to stay

Douyin influencers Liu Qikun, left, and Liu Yicun (no relation), pictured here…


NetEase Cloud Music partners with Nippon Columbia, targets high-end users

(Image credit: NetEase) NetEase Cloud Music is partnering with record label…


Briefing: PewDiePie to stream exclusively on decentralized platform DLive

PewDiePie Picks DLive as Exclusive Live-Streaming Platform, Will Donate Up to…


Briefing: Transsion, NetEase-backed music-streaming service Boomplay raises $20 million

Boomplay, a Spotify-style music and video streaming service for African music…


Briefing: Bilibili raises $824 million on strong demand for bond, share offering

Bilibili offering raises $824 million as China techs tap market after IPOs -…


Ask China Anything: What Chinese consumers think of Apple's pivot to software

If you can’t see the YouTube player above, try watching here.  Chinese media…


Briefing: Tencent tests livestreaming for WeChat public accounts

腾讯直播内测推进,公众号粉丝可通过微信小程序看直播 - TechNode What happened: Tencent, which previously…