Tencent News is the top mobile news app by the total number of monthly active users (150.6 million), followed by Toutiao, Tiantian (also owned by Tencent), Sohu News, and Phoenix News.
Phoenix News Pro app tops the App Store paid news app ranking. All top 10 paid apps but Phoenix News are mobile gaming apps. Ifeng.com believes that the algorithm has to strike a balance between news quality and personal interest; between common interest, potential interest, and individual interest.
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