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Genshin Impact Generates $60 Million in First Week as it Becomes World’s No. 2 Grossing Mobile Game

Newly released mobile RPG Genshin Impact from Chinese publisher miHoYo generated approximately $60 million in player spending on the App Store and Google Play during the week following its official launch on September 28, Sensor Tower Store Intelligence data shows. During its launch week, the title was the No. 2 grossing mobile game worldwide, behind […]

What Is Happening With TikTok and WeChat as Trump Tries to Ban Them?

The Trump administration is pushing forward with its plan to ban the Chinese social media apps TikTok and WeChat from American app stores. The Commerce Department on Friday announced that beginning on Sunday, it would prohibit downloads of WeChat and TikTok in U.S. app stores, and ban transactions made through WeChat. The Commerce Department said […]

TikTok Accepts Deal Revisions as Trump Prepares to Review Proposal

WASHINGTON — The Chinese company that owns TikTok has accepted the Trump administration’s changes to a deal designed to mitigate the White House’s concerns that the popular app poses a national security threat, two people with knowledge of the talks said. The Treasury Department, which leads a group reviewing the deal for national security purposes, […]

TikTok Owner’s Big Reason to Strike a U.S. Deal: China Is Slowing

TikTok’s Chinese owner has fought tooth and nail to keep control over its wildly popular platform for dancing teens and young Los Angeles influencers. One big reason: The days of fast internet fortunes and meteoric digital growth in its home market may be coming to an end. With Microsoft dropping out of the race to […]

India Bans 118 Chinese Apps as Indian Soldier Is Killed on Disputed Border

SRINAGAR, Kashmir — India banned more Chinese phone apps on Wednesday as tensions continue to escalate along its disputed border with China, with one Indian soldier reportedly killed earlier this week by a Chinese land mine. The Indian government has blocked Chinese apps from its huge domestic market as a way to strike back against […]

India bans 47 Chinese ‘clone’ mobile apps; TikTok Light, Cam Scanner Advance included

The order to ban 47 Chinese ‘clone’ apps Order was issued on Friday (July 24). The Centre has taken the decision at a time when it has already tighten …

Why western tech giants are storming India’s emerging digital market

After the confrontation in Ladakh, India declared a wide ban on 59 Chinese mobile apps—including the exceedingly popular short video sharing app …

TikTok Enlists Army of Lobbyists as Suspicions Over China Ties Grow

Last week, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo threatened to ban Chinese apps like TikTok, which are downloaded to mobile phones, over concerns they …

India’s existing data privacy laws are inadequate in protecting people’s information

India’s recent ban of dozens of Chinese mobile apps gives local start-ups some leeway to develop products to replace the affected services, but the …

PUBG Mobile has highest overseas revenue among apps from Chinese vendors in June

PUBG Mobile, Rise of Kingdoms, Knives Out are the top three Chinese vendor apps with the highest overseas revenue in June, according to App.

Vk mobile app

The intrusion of Chinese apps into mobile app market had increased a lot in the last few years. Same with most social media, it allows you to add …

Three reasons India can’t quickly distance itself from China despite the border clash

A person holds up a poster calling for the boycott of Chinese mobile apps during a protest on June 30, 2020 in New Delhi, India. Vipin Kumar | …

India isn’t just fracturing the Internet with its ban on Chinese apps. It’s shrinking it.

India’s government banned 59 Chinese mobile apps, including TikTok and WeChat, week, seemingly in retaliation for the killing of at least 20 of its …

China Enacts Hong Kong Security Law; India Bans Dozens of Chinese Apps

India had been the biggest growth market for Chinese mobile apps between 2015 and 2019, and many analysts argue that the country’s digital market …

How do free mobile apps generate revenue? |NewsMo

The Indian Govt has already waged a digital war against China by banning nearly 59 Chinese apps. But do you know that these apps came free of …

India bans Chinese mobile apps in response to border crisis

India has banned 59, mostly Chinese, mobile apps, its strongest move yet targeting China in the online space since a border crisis erupted.

China upset over ban of mobile apps, impact of India’s decision on nation’s economy

The decision of India to impose a ban on 59 Chinese mobile apps citing ‘security concerns’ has upset and stirred up China. The development has …

Banning Chinese mobile apps is a tribute to martyrs of Galwan Valley: BJP leader

Hussain made the statement after the government banned 59 Chinese mobile applications, including top social media platforms such as TikTok, Helo …

India bans 59 Chinese mobile apps including TikTok, WeChat, Cam Scanner

Sangeeta Nair reports: India has banned 59 Chinese mobile apps that are prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, Defence of India, security of …

Beijing ‘concerned’ about India banning Chinese mobile apps, says rights of businesses must be …

China said on Tuesday it was concerned about New Delhi’s move to ban Chinese mobile apps including TikTok and WeChat. The Foreign Ministry in …

Digital strike: India bans 59 Chinese mobile apps on security threat

Experts say now service providers may be told to block IP addresses. India has banned 59 Chinese mobile apps, including the popular SHAREit, …

After deadly clash, India bans 59 Chinese mobile apps over

India on Monday banned 59 Chinese mobile apps, including the wildly popular TikTok and WeChat, over national security and privacy concerns just …

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India banned 59 Chinese mobile apps, including TikTok, a move that follows a recent clash between the nations’ security forces near a disputed …

Chinese mobile apps like Zoom, TikTok pose threat to India: Security agencies

New Delhi: Indian security agencies have identified atleast 50 Chinese mobile apps that they claim should be banned as they pose a threat to the …

Coronavirus apps: how Australia’s Covidsafe compares to other countries’ contact tracing technology

“However, undeniably, Chinese digital surveillance by mobile apps has helped China to successfully manage and constrain the Covid-19 pandemic in …

TikTok tops 2 billion downloads

The global app and its Chinese version, called Douyin, have amassed over 2 billion downloads on Google Play Store and Apple’s App Store, mobile …

AnTuTu apps removed from Google Play Store over Cheetah Mobile ties

Few of those have had the audacity to return and repeat their offenses as much as Chinese app developer Cheetah Mobile, forcing Google to purge the …

China is reportedly making people download an Alibaba-backed app that decides whether they’ll …

The Chinese government is reportedly telling citizens to use a mobile app that tells them if they will be quarantined for the novel coronavirus. The app …

Huawei races to replace Google apps for next smartphone

BEIJING — If you can make smartphone apps, Chinese tech giant Huawei wants you. The No. … Huawei Mobile Services offers some 45,000 apps.

TikTok national security problem: Don’t ignore the lessons of 2016

TikTok is one of the most popular mobile apps in the world. It is also controlled by Chinese tech giant ByteDance, and therein lies the rub. Two years …