China’s Kuaishou shut down its U.S. short video app Zynn, which tried to compete with TikTok. Zynn , which gave users cash and gift rewards for referring more users, briefly topped U.S. download charts last year when the U.S. government was seeking to ban TikTok. In China, Kuaishou’s Chinese video app competes with TikTok owner ByteDance’s Douyin app. Kuaishou will continue to operate in...
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