New York Times: WeChat, Wild Rumors and All, Is Their Lifeline. Washington May End That.

New York Times: WeChat, Wild Rumors and All, Is Their Lifeline. Washington May End That.. “When Sin Yee Tsui immigrated to New York in 1982 to work as a seamstress, it took so long for her to receive letters from China that she did not learn of her father’s death until after his funeral. Everything changed after WeChat, the Chinese messaging app, was released in 2011. She now wakes up every morning to greetings from relatives, in both her old homeland and her new one, a source of cheer during her retirement in Manhattan.”

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