What’s new in WeChat 6.6.7 for iOS: Float window and in-camera translation

Download and install the latest version of WeChat version 6.6.7 for iOS and check out the latest features. Float a web page window When reading an Official Account article or viewing a web page, swipe and hold right and a small “Float window” area will appear in the lower right corner. Drag and release to … Continue reading What’s new in WeChat 6.6.7 for iOS: Float window and in-camera translation

What’s new in WeChat 6.6.2 for iOS

The WeChat Team has just released WeChat version 6.6.2 for iOS and it contains five new improvements: English Voice Input: English and other non-Chinese interface users can speak and have their English speech automatically converted into a text message Login Manager: Conveniently switch between different WeChat accounts “Discover” tab management: Show or hide features shown via … Continue reading What’s new in WeChat 6.6.2 for iOS

What’s New in WeChat 6.5.22 for iOS

WeChat’s most recent release (v.6.5.22) includes key new features and improvements to make your WeChat experience on iOS devices even better: Compatibility with iPhone X Set a reminder to a chat message New dual-column design for iPad Enhanced Notes in Favorites Improved chat history search experience (China) Generate your own Reward Code (China) Be sure … Continue reading What’s New in WeChat 6.5.22 for iOS

Users Ring in the Lunar New Year with 2.1 Billion Minutes of Free Calls on WeChat

WeChat aims to connect users to the people they care about around the world. One of the most popular times to connect and call loved ones is during the holidays. This Lunar New Year, users made 2.1 billion minutes of free calls on WeChat – five times more than the previous year.   A total of 46 … Continue reading Users Ring in the Lunar New Year with 2.1 Billion Minutes of Free Calls on WeChat

WeChat for Mac 2.1.0 – Free Voice and Video Calling Straight from Your Desktop

Introducing our latest WeChat for Mac update – 2.1.0! Now available for download on your Mac desktop. Call and video chat your friends for free directly on your computer without missing a beat.   What’s New in Version 2.1.0? Place voice and video calls for free with friends Convert audio messages into text messages for … Continue reading WeChat for Mac 2.1.0 – Free Voice and Video Calling Straight from Your Desktop

9 Ways WeChat Can Improve Your Day

Through stop-motion animation, our new video, “One Day with WeChat,”  captures how WeChat integrates into the everyday lives of our users in China. For these users, WeChat is not only an app, but a lifestyle, a new way to connect and interact with their world. So how exactly does WeChat in China, known as Weixin, make the lives … Continue reading 9 Ways WeChat Can Improve Your Day

WeChat for Windows 2.1 – Now with Free Group Voice and Video Calling

Sometimes you just can’t replace a call or face-to-face chat with friends, whether it be on your mobile or desktop. That’s why in our latest version of WeChat for Windows, we are introducing group voice and video calls now available directly from your PC via WeChat!   Be sure to upgrade now to WeChat for Windows 2.1 to get started and check … Continue reading WeChat for Windows 2.1 – Now with Free Group Voice and Video Calling

New Data Revealed – Spring Festival 2016 on WeChat

Lunar New Year is known as China’s largest holiday. This year was no exception as people in Asia and all around the world ushered in the year of the monkey with WeChat.   Through WeChat, users participated in the holiday’s time honored traditions in new and fun ways.   Red Packets or Lucky Money are … Continue reading New Data Revealed – Spring Festival 2016 on WeChat

Hong Kong WeChat Users Can Now Send Red Packets for Chinese New Year

This Chinese New Year, Hong Kong WeChat users for the first time can spread the joy of giving and receiving Lai See even further with WeChat’s new Red Packet feature. Regardless of how far apart you are from loved ones, no one will have to miss out as we welcome in the year of the … Continue reading Hong Kong WeChat Users Can Now Send Red Packets for Chinese New Year

Caesars Entertainment Showcases WeChat Robot Using ObEN’s Humanized A.I.

Caesars Entertainment introduces “Ben” the WeChat Robot – a virtual concierge – using ObEN’s proprietary speech technology at The LINQ Hotel located at the center of the Las Vegas Strip during the annual Consumer Electronics Show from Jan. 6-9.   ObEN, an artificial intelligence (A.I.) company based in Pasadena, Calif., has developed a proprietary deep-learning based speech … Continue reading Caesars Entertainment Showcases WeChat Robot Using ObEN’s Humanized A.I.

Sticker Story –WeChat’s Most Festive Duo Woodie and Snooo

The inseparable duo, Woodie and Snooo, are here as this year’s holiday sticker set!   Woodie and Snooo typically roam around villages around Christmas time, trying to find warmth together. The duo has built a strong relationship with each other by sticking around one another during the cold winter months.   Woodie Woodie the Christmas tree … Continue reading Sticker Story –WeChat’s Most Festive Duo Woodie and Snooo

WeChat Invests R50 million Seed Fund in African Tech Startups

WeChat is investing R50 million in tech companies supporting local talents and innovations.   The fund will be used to identify and support tech-enabled businesses by assisting with rapid market access using the WeChat platform. Access to markets was listed as one of the biggest inhibitors to growth for tech-enabled businesses, in the recent Emerging … Continue reading WeChat Invests R50 million Seed Fund in African Tech Startups