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Weibo pushes into social commerce with Ymatou investment

Sina and weibo logos on the board in front of Sina Beijing office on Oct 30,…


Alipay releases annual individual user spending data

Screenshots of Alipay 2019 spending report for individual users. (Image credit:…


NetEase under fire on Chinese social media for treatment of ill employee

The exterior of a NetEase building in Beijing on Oct. 30, 2019. (Image credit:…


Ant Financial to fully integrate Alipay mini programs with Weibo

He Yongmin, general manager of Alipay open ecosystem division, at Ant…


Weibo pulls Instagram-like social app Oasis from app stores

A screen shot of the Oasis official Weibo account. (Image credit: TechNode)…


Briefing: China's online regulator censures Durex for naughty Heytea ads

Durex ads ‘more frightening than pornography’, China’s online watchdog says…


Briefing: National Library of China to archive 200 billion Weibo posts

China’s national library to archive 200 billion Weibo posts in project to…


Briefing: China CDC identifies thousands of covert tobacco ads on social sites

Sneaky tobacco ads show smoking as chic lifestyle - China Daily What happened:…


Praising for pay: WeChat adoration groups for hire on Taobao

A Taobao search for "kuakua qun," or "praise groups," pulled up a variety of…


What social media says about China’s war on air pollution

A smoggy October day in Beijing in 2014. (Image caption:…