He has previously written on a wide variety of topics, including communist video games, Asian American start-ups and the history of dumpling restaurants in Taiwan.You can follow him on Twitter @blummer102 " data-title="Jeremy Blum" data-html="true" data-template=" We Chat has already met success in China as the country’s most popular mobile messaging app, but the Tencent-owned service will soon expand its reach beyond the realm of smartphone communication to become a financial service platform.We Chat, known as Weixin in China, is by far the country’s most popular messaging app with 500 million users.Citing its potential to destabilize society, or in the case of pornography, damage mental health, censors have sought to exert greater control over the Internet and social media apps. The awesome part about this app is, you can filter strangers based on gender, and for free. From the app description - Its a much improved anonymous chat application out there.BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s Internet regulator issued on Wednesday new guidelines prohibiting sexual and vulgar content on Tencent Holdings Ltd’s popular messaging app, the latest step in the agency’s perennial campaign to clean up China’s Internet.
Also, you may select to chat with people based on their or your wishes or interests.And even more awesome is that once you have raised a request for a new partner of your choice, you don’t have to stay in the app waiting for a connection to be made.You can even close the app and still you will get notified when a new partner is found.Born in the United States but now living in Hong Kong, Jeremy Blum is a half-American, half-Taiwanese writer.Prior to joining SCMP, he studied journalism at the University of Hong Kong and lived in Taiwan for two years.Unfortunately, once your user is created, you can’t change any thing about it.So choose a name, age and bio accordingly …OTHER FEATURES: App communicates with the server and to the partners through HTTPS encryption.Anyone who has used many other anonymous chat apps, have faced this annoying issue of waiting and staying on the app while a partner is being looked up.Sometimes when there is no one available, you would be blocked on this searching screen for a long time. You can also create multiple requests and talk to multiple strangers simultaneously.Public accounts that are found to be distributing vulgar content will be closed for a week on the first offense and permanently banned after four infractions, the CAC said.Drug advertisements for illegal sexual enhancement products or sexually transmitted diseases are also banned, as are voyeuristic pictures and leaked media.