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China's Most Popular App Apologises After Translating 'Black Foreigner' as the N-Word

Gizmodo, the Gadget Guide

By Sidney Fussell on at The translation service in China’s biggest messaging app, WeChat, is being retooled after offering a racist slur as a translation for the phrase “black foreigner.” Ann James, a black theater director based in Shanghai, messaged her colleagues in English on Wednesday to say she was running late.

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