Bytedance's short video app Huoshan Video adds mini-program feature

The exterior of a Bytedance building in Shanghai. (Image credit: TechNode/Shi…


WeChat Pay to debut installment payment credit service in Q4: report

Tencent is incubating a new consumer financing product tentatively called "Fen…


Is WeChat’s growth over?

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Tan Benhong, executive vice president of Changan Automobile Group, and Zhong Xiangping, vice president of Tencent demonstrated the voice-operated WeChat service in Chongqing on Monday, August 26, 2019. (Image credit: Tencent)

Changan to roll out SUV equipped with voice-activated WeChat

Tan Benhong, executive vice president of Changan Automobile Group (in car),…


WeChat Pay testing new facial recognition POS device 'Frog Pro'

Screenshot of Frog Pro from WeChat website. (Image credit: TechNode) WeChat Pay…


WeChat moves closer to becoming an OS with new Samsung partnership

WeChat mini program on a Samsung smartphone home page. (Image credit: Tencent)…


How luxury brands engage customers through WeChat

Man holds Oneplus 6 with WeChat app on the screen. (Image credit: BigStock)…


WeChat rolls out unique QR codes for business customer products

The use of QR codes at a fruit stall in Liuzhou, Guangxi (Image credit: Linda…


Users are unknowingly training WeChat's realtime image filtering system: researchers

(Image credit: TechNode) Research published this week has brought to light the…


China Tech Talk 80: Libra lessons from WeChat and QQ

China Tech Talk is an almost weekly discussion of the most important issues in…