5 days In the shadow of TikTok, China’s apps quietly hoover up downloads Inquirer
While SHEIN has its origins in China it is one of the biggest shopping apps in the United States, SHAREit has been banned in India despite being massively popular elsewhere, and Likee is chasing TikTok --- but desperate to avoid a similar fate. China's app makers are having to be agile in a world where key markets have turned hostile to their country's tech. They are either going under the radar in territories where the war over privacy, security and geopolitics rages --- or are moving to friendlier markets to win millions of downloads. Experts say that could signal an ... more