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Chinese Short Video Platform Pear Video Raises USD99 Mln in New Funding Led by Tencent, Baidu

Chinese Short Video Platform Pear Video Raises USD99 Mln in New Funding Led by Tencent, Baidu

Chinese Short Video Platform Pear Video Raises USD99 Mln in New Funding Led by Tencent, Baidu. Pear Video, a…

Apr 16, 2018
Dou Shicong
Chinese Authorities Take Down Toutiao, Three Other News Apps in Content Clampdown

Chinese Authorities Take Down Toutiao, Three Other News Apps in Content Clampdown

Chinese regulators have ordered the temporary removal of four major news apps from the country's mobile app stores, including Beijing…

Apr 10, 2018
Dou Shicong
China’s Media Regulator Warns Two Popular Online Platforms Against Harmful Content

China’s Media Regulator Warns Two Popular Online Platforms Against Harmful Content

China’s media regulator warned two popular online news and video platforms for running programs deemed harmful to the society and…

Apr 4, 2018
Dou Shicong
Shenzhen Authorities Uncover Smuggling Operation Using Drones on Hong Kong Border

Shenzhen Authorities Uncover Smuggling Operation Using Drones on Hong Kong Border

Shenzhen Authorities Uncover Smuggling Operation Using Drones on Hong Kong Border

Mar 30, 2018
Liao Shumin
 Weibo Brings In Copyright Protection for Premium Users and Famous Posters

Weibo Brings In Copyright Protection for Premium Users and Famous Posters

China’s biggest microblog service Sina Weibo has penned a deal with the country’s copyright watchdog to introduce a copyright certification…

Mar 20, 2018
Dou Shicong
Enlight Media Sells Tencent 28% of Shares in New Classics Media, Torpedoes Its IPO

Enlight Media Sells Tencent 28% of Shares in New Classics Media, Torpedoes Its IPO

On the eve of the initial public offering of New Classics Media Corp. (NCM), its second-largest shareholder, Beijing Enlight Media…

Mar 12, 2018
Xu Wei
Toutiao Looks to Commercialize Its Internal Messaging Software

Toutiao Looks to Commercialize Its Internal Messaging Software

Leading Chinese news aggregator Toutiao may open up its internal instant messaging system to other companies this year.

Mar 5, 2018
Liao Shumin
Tencent, People.cn, Gehua CATV Will Cooperate in Mobile Videos

Tencent, People.cn, Gehua CATV Will Cooperate in Mobile Videos

People.cn Co., Tencent Holdings Ltd., and Beijing Gehua CATV Network Co. will set up a joint-venture video company to develop…

Mar 2, 2018
Xu Wei
China Clouts Youku, iQiyi, Tencent, Baidu for Spreading Cult Cartoons

China Clouts Youku, iQiyi, Tencent, Baidu for Spreading Cult Cartoons

Beijing and Guangdong law enforcers recently warned and fined two major Chinese video companies Youku Inc. (Youku) and iQiyi Technology…

Feb 12, 2018
Dou Shicong
NetEase Wants to Pay Traveling Chatter With 2,000 WeChat Friends USD48K

NetEase Wants to Pay Traveling Chatter With 2,000 WeChat Friends USD48K

As the internet sector is unique, web companies always have distinctive hiring advertising and requirements. Alibaba recruited a user research specialist…

Feb 5, 2018
Liao Shumin
China's Cyberspace Regulator Tightens Rules to Hold Microblogging Sites Accountable for Illegal Content

China's Cyberspace Regulator Tightens Rules to Hold Microblogging Sites Accountable for Illegal Content

China’s cyberspace regulator issued a set of new rules titled "Administrative Regulations for Microblog Information Services” today, stipulating that microblogging…

Feb 2, 2018
Tang Shihua
Sohu to Revise Offer for Online Gaming Firm Changyou After Weak Results

Sohu to Revise Offer for Online Gaming Firm Changyou After Weak Results

Chinese internet firm Sohu.Com Inc. will revise its price for acquisition target online game developer Changyou.Com Ltd. following weaker-than-expected financial results.

Feb 2, 2018
Liao Shumin

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