Posts Tagged: Tencent Weixin

WeChat launches for BB10

WeChat Launches For BB10, Ready With Support For Indonesian

As promised earlier this year, China-made messaging app WeChat has launched for BlackBerry 10. The new BB10 release brings some of WeChat...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 9:31 am
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WeChat for BB10

Makers of WeChat App Promise That BlackBerry 10 Version is Coming Soon

The Chinese-made messaging app WeChat got a version for older Blackberry models late last year. But now the makers of WeChat have promised t...

  • March 4, 2013
  • at 9:58 pm
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Hollywood stars using WeChat in China

Hollywood Celebrities Get Chatty with Chinese Fans on WeChat

Last summer we noted how Western brands like Starbucks and Buick were quick to jump on the messaging app WeChat as a way of reaching out to ...

  • February 11, 2013
  • at 12:03 pm
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Just Short of 2 Years Old, WeChat App Surpasses 300 Million Users

The makers of WeChat said recently that the messaging app will likely soon surpass 300 million registered users – and now that has off...

  • January 16, 2013
  • at 11:38 am
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Tencent Responds in Case of Apparent WeChat Censorship

Yesterday we broke the story of how WeChat, the world’s biggest Whatsapp-style messaging app, was apparently censoring words that are ...

  • January 11, 2013
  • at 11:59 pm
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Aiming at Indonesia and Beyond, WeChat Launches Beta BlackBerry App

We know that the China-made messaging app WeChat has global ambitions, and that’s made even more clear today with the launch of a beta ver...

  • December 21, 2012
  • at 8:55 pm
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Groupon China Rumored to Bring Daily Deals into WeChat App

Now that Groupon’s (NASDAQ:GRPN) official China site, Gaopeng, is effectively controlled by Tencent, the country’s biggest web c...

  • November 15, 2012
  • at 3:00 pm
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Starbucks Gets Even More Social in China, Lets Fans Follow in WeChat App

Last month, the hugely popular messaging app WeChat – or “Weixin” as it’s called in China – opened up to brand...

  • September 6, 2012
  • at 12:20 pm
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Call Me Maybe: Leaked Photos Show WeChat Earphones for Easier Voice Messaging

Looking like a cross between Apple’s iconic, minimalist earphones and the blood-red buds from Beats Audio, these leaked photos suggest...

  • August 30, 2012
  • at 4:52 pm
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Taobao search on WeChat app

China’s Top E-Commerce Site to Launch Product Searches Inside WeChat App

The 300-plus million users of China-made messaging app WeChat can already use it for video calls, finding dates, or following brands and cel...

  • March 7, 2013
  • at 12:20 pm
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Tencent WeChat America office

China’s Tencent to Open Office in US Devoted to WeChat App

Tencent (HKG:0700), makers of the popular WeChat messaging app, is to open an office in America this year as the Chinese company focuses on ...

  • February 25, 2013
  • at 5:53 pm
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WeChat v4.5 beta

Next Version of WeChat App Will Add Voice Chatrooms, Song Recognition [Screenshots]

Yesterday, WeChat app officially hit an impressive new milestone – 300 million registered users – and that coincided with an iOS...

  • January 17, 2013
  • at 2:45 pm
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Here’s a Heatmap of WeChat Users Around the World

The WeChat messaging app seems to be China’s biggest social media export to date. But, apart from Tencent telling us that the “f...

  • January 14, 2013
  • at 12:08 pm
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Now China’s WeChat App is Censoring Its Users Globally

We’ve written a lot about the progress of the world’s biggest messaging app, the China-made WeChat, which is fast approaching 30...

  • January 10, 2013
  • at 10:40 pm
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Tencent: WeChat App Set to Surpass 300 Million Users Next Month

Already the world’s biggest messaging app, WeChat seems to be accelerating its growth even further in the past few months. That’...

  • December 18, 2012
  • at 4:49 pm
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Tencent: WeChat App Has Gone Global, Now a Growing Ratio of Worldwide Users [INTERVIEW]

China’s Tencent (HKG:0700) calls WeChat its “most important app,” the likes of which they’ve “never seen befor...

  • October 12, 2012
  • at 4:00 pm
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WeChat App Adds Integration with Twitter and Facebook as It Goes Global

The Chinese-made messaging app WeChat – which boasts over 100 million registered users – has seen an update to its iPhone app to...

  • September 5, 2012
  • at 10:10 pm
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WeChat App Pushes Into Social Media Marketing Via QR Codes

The world’s biggest group messaging app, Tencent’s WeChat – or “Weixin” as it’s called in Chinese –...

  • August 21, 2012
  • at 3:40 pm
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