Bill Gates Joins Social Network WeChat

Bill Gates has opened an account on the messaging platform WeChat. Gates said in a video that he posted on the site that his account will become a blog on which he will talk about his own personal thoughts. On his Facebook page, Bill Gates currently has around 19 million fans, over 9 million of whom are in Asia, where WeChat has its strongest presence. Ken Xu from the venture capital company Gobi Partners said that if someone “wanted to reach Chinese people, WeChat is the place” to be.