Posted by Steven Millward

Beijing Police Arrests 5,000 in Internet Crime Clampdown

Beijing’s Public Security Bureau – ie: the police – has issued a notice saying tha...

By Steven Millward

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  • July 26, 2012
  • at 9:00 am

See Who Rules China’s B2C E-Commerce Market as It Nears $100 Billion in Value [CHART]

New statistics for China’s B2C e-commerce sector in 2012 Q2 show that the market leader, Tmall...

By Steven Millward

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  • July 25, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm

Makers of Camera360 Launch a Photoshopping Web App

The makers of the hit photo app Camera360 have brought their image-altering expertise to a new stage...

By Steven Millward

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  • July 25, 2012
  • at 3:05 pm

China’s LeTV Channels Apple to Make an Internet TV Box

Chinese video-streaming site LeTV has launched its own internet TV box that’ll stream LeTVR...

By Steven Millward

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  • July 25, 2012
  • at 12:45 pm

Sina Weibo Launches Discussion Forums, No Longer Any 140-Character Limit

China’s hottest Twitter clone, Sina Weibo, has diversified yet again with the launch of a platform...

By Steven Millward

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  • July 24, 2012
  • at 8:30 pm

Friday App Remembers, Records, Makes Analytics of Your Life

The Indian startup that created the much-lauded Iris app – aka: “Siri for Android” – has ano...

By Steven Millward

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  • July 24, 2012
  • at 7:30 pm

Taobao Sellers Stressed as Online Retailing Gets Tougher

Being one of millions of amateur shopkeepers on China’s Taobao, the country’s biggest consumer-t...

By Steven Millward

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  • July 24, 2012
  • at 3:10 pm

Report: Sina Weibo to Launch “Promoted Tweets” Ads

Chinese web portal Sina (NASDAQ:SINA) has been having a hard time making money out of its popular Tw...

By Steven Millward

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  • July 23, 2012
  • at 9:15 am

Report: QQ Buy to Open E-Commerce Platform to 1,000 Businesses

Tencent’s (HKG:0700) big push into e-commerce is continuing with the rumors in Chinese media t...

By Steven Millward

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  • July 20, 2012
  • at 4:48 pm

WeChat Update Brings Video and Voice Calling to Its iPhone App

Remember those screenshots of a rumored new video calling feature in WeChat, the Chinese-made group ...

By Steven Millward

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  • July 20, 2012
  • at 9:00 am

Evernote Now Takes Alipay Payment for Premium Features in China

Evernote’s Chinese cousin, Yinxiang Biji, is now accepting payment via Alipay for premium acce...

By Steven Millward

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  • July 19, 2012
  • at 7:45 pm

China’s Tencent Sees Market Cap Hit $66 Billion, Passes Facebook [UPDATED: Not Yet!]

Mark your calendars: China’s social media giant has surpassed America’s leader in terms ...

By Steven Millward

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  • July 19, 2012
  • at 4:38 pm

Yes We Can: Tudou Urges Shareholders to Vote For Merger With Youku

Chinese video-streaming site Tudou (NASDAQ:TUDO) has just revealed the next steps in its proposed me...

By Steven Millward

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  • July 18, 2012
  • at 11:58 pm

After 5 Million Travel App Downloads, Chinese Startup Seeks $1 Million in Funding

Building a startup that’s focused on free apps is always a tricky business, and so the Chinese...

By Steven Millward

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  • July 18, 2012
  • at 4:00 pm

Ushi: Aiming for $5 Million in New Funding Round This Year

We spotted a report on ChinaVenture (article in Chinese) earlier that says there’s a rumor tha...

By Steven Millward

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  • July 17, 2012
  • at 4:15 pm

Suning Shares Plunge After Warning of 30% Slump in Profits

Chinese electronics retailer and e-tailer Suning (SHE:002024) is having a nightmare time with its st...

By Steven Millward

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  • July 17, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm

Speculative Specs: This Should Be the Next Xiaomi Phone

In the space of just one year, the Chinese startup Xiaomi has gone from being the maker of an Androi...

By Steven Millward

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  • July 16, 2012
  • at 8:00 pm

India’s Makemytrip Makes an iPhone App, Finally

India’s biggest online travel service, Makemytrip (NASDAQ:MMYT), finally has an iPhone app to ...

By Steven Millward

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  • July 16, 2012
  • at 12:45 pm