TikTok sister app Douyin to deepen search capabilities, become ‘Google of short video’

//TikTok sister app Douyin to deepen search capabilities, become ‘Google of short video’

TikTok sister app Douyin to deepen search capabilities, become ‘Google of short video’

ByteDance-owned Douyin, the sister app of TikTok, plans to increase investment in its search capabilities to enable users to navigate through a rising sea of short videos, an initiative that could change the way internet users find information online and rival advances made by Google over the years.The strategy was revealed by ByteDance chief executive Zhang Nan, who also heads Douyin, in an online post on Wednesday, which indicated that the platform’s search feature already has 550 million…

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