Why Are People Joining 'Praise Groups' on Chinese Social Media?

Everybody needs a pick-me-up from time to time.

by Rakini Bergundy, 21 March 2019

You May Be Asked to Verify WeChat Pay. Here's How to Do It

Some WeChat users are being asked to verify their information in order to access WeChat Pay this week.

by Ryan Gandolfo, 19 March 2019

WeChat Translation Glitch Involving Celebs Goes Viral

Some of China’s most popular celebrities went viral yesterday, March 3, after a glitch in WeChat’s translation software misinterpreted certain English words when translating them...

by Ryan Gandolfo, 04 March 2019

Forget the Huawei Scandal, Chinese Brands are Taking Over the Globe

When you think of China, what brands come to mind?

by Ryan Gandolfo, 21 February 2019

823 Million Hongbao and Other Crazy CNY Stats

Here are some crazy statistics to wrap your heads around as the CNY madness begins to cooldown.

by Ryan Gandolfo, 13 February 2019

'Deadbeat Map' on WeChat Helps You Locate Nearby Debtors

An add-on to the popular social media app WeChat, the Black Mirror-esque program shows debtors within a 500-meter radius.

by Julia Vihinen, 28 January 2019

Chinese Candidate Pulls Out of Canadian Election After Offensive WeChat Post

WeChat's presence in Canada has increased in the past year.

by Bryan Grogan, 18 January 2019

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