A man walks past an advertisement of Bytedance's news feed platform Toutiao, in Beijing, China October 26, 2017. 

China removes four news apps from smartphone stores to tighten control

China has shut down more than 13,000 websites in the last three years as Beijing sought to tighten its grip on the internet.

Topic |   Censorship in China

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A man walks past an advertisement of Bytedance's news feed platform Toutiao, in Beijing, China October 26, 2017. 
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