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Jun 1, 2020

Post-COVID, China's smart social movement accelerates

We're seeing the rise of a new smart consumer, smart economy and a smart community in China.

May 28, 2020

Ads come to Instagram's IGTV format

And creators will share in the revenue. An initial trial includes 200 English-speaking creators.

May 14, 2020

Confined consumers boost Tencent earnings as gaming, social media units profit

But the technology giant's media advertising revenue was hit by sweeping reductions in adspend, as multinational clients look to weather the COVID-19 pandemic.

Feb 11, 2020

A billion users on, WeChat user growth, engagement slowing

TOP OF THE CHARTS: Time spent on app may be slowing as brands and consumers consider compelling alternatives in increasingly cluttered Chinese market, reveals Totem Media report.

Feb 5, 2020

Snap's Q4 losses up 44% on $100 million one-time charge

Even as revenues and user numbers grow, profits remain distant two years after the company's messy IPO.

Dec 8, 2019

Advertising's alcohol dilemma: how not to be merry at Xmas

Havas Media UK CEO Matt Adams got a big response this summer when he wrote about giving up alcohol. Now he returns to the subject as Christmas looms.