Tag Archives: app

WeChat becomes business tool as it tops rival Facebook’s daily usage

WeChat, the ubiquitous messaging app, is being used for an ever longer period of time and is growing into a lifestyle choice embedded into daily activities and interactions, a new survey has found.

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Student safety is goal of consulate competition

A competition on safety knowledge will be held by the Chinese consulate general in San Francisco to raise the safety awareness among overseas Chinese students in the San Francisco consular district.

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China’s Meitu app getting in more faces

To its users, the photo app Meitu is an online version of plastic surgery. It allows them to enhance how they look: thinner, bigger eyes, no wrinkles, even whiter. To others, there are concerns that the free app’s filters allow whitewashing, and questions about Meitu’s collection of users’ mobile data. And to its China-based developer […]

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Public to give police tipoffs via new app

Beijing police have launched a whistleblower app for members of the public to report tipoffs about crimes and help maintain public security.

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Electronic readers’ jump in popularity just beginning

Sales of printed books also rise for now, but future belongs to words on screens

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Mobile spending surges

Tech-savvy millennials drive sevenfold increase in overseas wireless payments.

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