Here’s this week’s roundup of China tech stories.
Just as Charles Dickens wrote, “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…”
The year 2018 witnessed the ebb and flow of many Internet industries in China — destined decline after a period of flourishing. To be honest, each one of these industries has the same story. The common denominator between them is the barbaric growth without sufficient regulation, and excessive trust and a “laissez-faire” attitude in human nature.
The year 2019 began with the updated version of Wechat on Android phones. Users will now be able to record a short video and publish a story that is available for 24 hours. There is also a significant change in Wechat articles. Once a user clicks the button of “good read”, the article can be recommended to all of their friends.
Find the full articles below!