Good Sunday evening. It’s Xiaochun.
In the past week, Toutiao was under pressure. Its flagship news aggregator, Jinri Toutiao, was removed from local apps stores for 3 weeks. Regulators also shut down its joke app Neihan Duanzi over vulgar content.
In short video streaming, Tencent upgraded its revived app Weishi and is reportedly recruiting content makers, locking horns with Toutiao‘s video-streaming unit Tik Tok.
Here are some stories and ideas from last week that you shouldn’t miss.
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A Nio car caught fire while being repaired in ChinaA Nio car caught fire while being repaired in China
Dan Lynn of Zuzu Hospitality Solutions, Nailing two markets: Startup StoriesDan Lynn of Zuzu Hospitality Solutions, Nailing two markets: Startup Stories
Winner, winner: Early StageWinner, winner: Early Stage