The Crazy Years

The new Chinese media tycoons (beyond TikTok)

The Epoch Times demystifed:

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NewsBreak: Most downloaded US news app has Chinese roots and ‘writes fiction’ using AI:

Billing itself as “the go-to source for all things local,” Newsbreak says it has over 50 million monthly users. It publishes licensed content from major media outlets, including Reuters, Fox, AP and CNN as well as some information obtained by scraping the internet for local news or press releases which it rewrites with the help of AI. It is only available in the U.S.