Tencent officially released a new feature called WeChat Index that tracks trending keywords.
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Tencent’s recent launch of WeChat Pay International is a large step closer to commercializing the platform.
Clipping online coupons may seem passé in the West, but Chinese shoppers remain dead keen. They spent 77 billion yuan ($12.1 billion) through group-buying websites in the first half of this year.
Tencent executive SY Lau took his Cannes Lions talk as an opportunity to share the failures of MNCs to catch on in China, while also offering his tips for how they can do better.
Li Ruigang, founder of CMC, sat down with Brent Weinstein for a ‘fireside chat’ at this week’s inaugural CES Asia in Shanghai to discuss the state of China’s media industry.
Alibaba is doing everything it can to prepare for its impending IPO, including launching a new investment platform for films and games.
In recent years, Chinese social media platforms have made a conscious effort to evolve beyond “me too” products piggybacking off Facebook and Twitter functionality. It remains to be seen whether they have found their own best selling points.