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Dating Apps Thrive in China, but Not Just for Romance (Published 2022) – The New York Times

Dating Apps Thrive in China, but Not Just for Romance (Published 2022) – The New York Times

China has cracked down on many tech companies, but has allowed dating apps that provide social connections to flourish.When Qu Tongzhou, a photography assistant in Shanghai, set out on a long-awaited trip to western China in June, she found the cities she visited to be unwelcoming. As an aftereffect of the country’s “zero-Covid” policies, locals were leery of travelers, and some hotels refused Ms. Qu, fearing she could introduce the virus.So Ms. Qu turned to Tantan and Jimu, two popular Chinese dating apps with Tinder-like features. She was aware of the risks involved in meeting strangers, but the apps yielded a wellspring… 

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