As a result of China’s stricter approach to content, Bilibili – which started as an online community to share Japanese cartoons and games – has tilted towards education and science topics. Photo: Reuters
As a result of China’s stricter approach to content, Bilibili – which started as an online community to share Japanese cartoons and games – has tilted towards education and science topics. Photo: Reuters
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As Beijing gets tough on celebrity gossip and gaming, online content providers pin their hopes on ‘knowledge’

  • Knowledge videos have become a safe bet for China’s tech giants amid on ongoing campaign by Beijing to clamp down on unsavoury content
  • Popularity of free-for-all online classes has been a shot in the arm for platforms amid censorship drive

As a result of China’s stricter approach to content, Bilibili – which started as an online community to share Japanese cartoons and games – has tilted towards education and science topics. Photo: Reuters
As a result of China’s stricter approach to content, Bilibili – which started as an online community to share Japanese cartoons and games – has tilted towards education and science topics. Photo: Reuters
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