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Facebook samples China's potential with sneaky app

Phys.org - Tue 15 Aug 17

Facebook's sneaky launch of a photo-sharing app in China, where its social network is banned, gives it a small taste of the massive market's potential, but it may have to settle for just that ...

Facebook discretely fields China photo-sharing app

Phys.org - Sat 12 Aug 17

Facebook's interest in China has led it to discretely create a photo-sharing application released there without the social network's brand being attached.

Facebook launches China-only version of Moments photo app

BBC Technology - Mon 14 Aug 17

The BBC understands that Facebook wants to study how apps organically gain users in China.

The Colorful Balloons app Facebook secretly launched in China isn't proving popular

Techspot - Mon 14 Aug 17

China’s vice-like grip on the country’s internet sees it block some of the world’s biggest websites, including Google, YouTube, Twitter, and Facebook. But Mark Zuckerberg’s ...

Facebook Has Secretly Been Testing An App In China

Ubergizmo - Sun 13 Aug 17

Facebook connects billions of people across the globe but it has so far not been able to gain any ground in the world’s most populated country. China has banned Facebook since 2009 go ...

Facebook secretly launched a mobile app in China

Engadget - Sat 12 Aug 17

Facebook has largely been shut out of China since 2009, but that isn't stopping it from getting involved in the country... albeit in very roundabout ways. The New York Times has ...

Facebook has been secretly testing an app in China called Colorful Balloons

The Verge - Sat 12 Aug 17

In May, Facebook quietly launched a photo-sharing app called Colorful Balloons in China, where the social networking site is banned, according to a report in The New York Times. Colorful ...

Facebook anonymously launched an app in China

AP - Sat 12 Aug 17

NEW YORK (AP) -- Facebook anonymously launched a new photo-sharing app in China in a new effort to make inroads in the world's most populous country....

Facebook OKs local firm's launch of Moments-like app in China: New York Times

Reuters Technology - Fri 11 Aug 17

(Reuters) - Facebook Inc, whose social media platform is blocked in China, authorized a local company to launch a photo-sharing application in the country in May, the New York Times reported, ...