Monthly Archives: January 2017

WeChat’s mini programs could disrupt market

San Francisco – The biggest long-term threat to the iPhone isn’t Android, Samsung or China’s bevy of cheap phones. Instead, it’s that apps work better if you embed them in a single program. WeChat, China’s leading social media app, has just launched a new platform with that in mind. It has the potential to reconfigure […]

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WeChat’s App Revolution

The biggest long-term threat to the iPhone isn’t Android, Samsung Electronics Co. or China’s bevy of cheap phone makers. Instead, it’s a deceptively simple idea: Apps work better if you embed them in a single program, rather than let them proliferate across your home screen. WeChat, China’s leading social media app, just launched a new […]

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Chinese students running WeChat businesses could face U.S. deportation

About 30 overseas Chinese students in Houston, Texas, could be deported for operating a private dining room and selling desserts on the social network WeChat, according to Beijing-based The Mirror. Numerous Chinese people, including students holding F1 visas, in the United States provide shopping services and sell meals on the popular Chinese app, but have […]

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Why can’t I change my alias?

It may take up to 24 hours for your newly modified alias greeting to be synced across the servers. Once synced, your changed alias will be displayed. 626 total views, no views today

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How do I change my profile photo?

You can set a new profile photo via 「Me」 -> tap the profile photo-> tap 「Profile Photo」 -> 「Take Photo」 or 「Choose Photo」. Tap the picture to view your photo. 456 total views, no views today

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Can I hide my WeChat ID on my profile?

Once you’ve set your WeChat ID, you won’t be able to hide it from your profile. Each WeChat user has this unique ID within the app to help you easily log in to WeChat and allow your friends to add you easily. If you haven’t created a WeChat ID for your account, your friends can […]

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How WeChat Moments, Instagram Cause Dissatisfaction in One’s Real Life

One of the most interesting features of WeChat is called Moments, where people can post pictures, video, or a status update. By carefully selecting the things to upload, the user gets the chance to present himself in the best possible light to his family and friends. According to WeChat user Paul Cui (via Global Times), […]

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