Dating app Tantan removed from Android app stores

Users can swipe the screen right to “like” the match, and swipe left to “pass”‘…


Briefing: Jinri Toutiao partners with tourist sites to find lost individuals

头条寻人联合全国27家5A级景区发起“景区寻人” – Jinri Toutiao What happened: Bytedance’s content…


Briefing: Google bans Baidu-affiliated app developer Do Global from Play Store

Google bans app developer with 600 million downloads for being a fake click…


Short video app Douyin campaign signals the arrival of vlogs in China

Screenshot of Douyin’s vlog campaign (Image credit: TechNode / Tony Xu) Short…


Baidu and Bytedance continue legal spat with fresh round of lawsuits

  (Image credit: TechNode/Cassidy McDonald) Tech giants Baidu and…


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

  Building on an augmented reality (AR)-emoji tool powered by  for users…


Briefing: Indian court lifts ban on Bytedance’s TikTok after hearing

Indian court lifts ban on TikTok video-sharing app in victory for China’s…


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

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


New SAPP rules to lower video game approvals, but impact on industry revenue limited

China’s top video game regulator, the State Administration of Press and…


The focused generation comes of age: a guide to China’s post-00 market

This article originally appeared on Trivium UB, ​a ​Trivium China project…