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WeChat to relaunch 'tipping' feature on iOS

Wednesday 17 January 2018 | 08:49 CET | News
Tencent's social media platform WeChat plans to reactivate its "tipping" feature used to send cash to content creators. WeChat has reached an agreement with Apple regarding this "feature with Chinese characteristics", Reuters reports, citing WeChat president Allen Zhang. The statement was made at the annual WeChat developers conference in Guangzhou.

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / Tencent
Countries: China
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