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China’s e-Commerce Giant 360Buy Plans to Hire 20,000 Next Year

According to Chinese media, Chinese e-commerce service 360buy.com is gearing up to hire 20,000 new employees next year, including 5,000 new ...

  • October 11, 2011
  • at 7:14 pm
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Blackberry Services Back in India After Global Glitch

Services have reportedly been restored for Blackbery smartphone users in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa after users reported problems y...

  • October 11, 2011
  • at 4:13 pm
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Weird Game Ad Goes Viral on Youku

The good folks over at chinaSMACK advertising spotted this bizarre advertisement for the popular online MMORPG Fantasy Westward Journey. We&...

  • October 11, 2011
  • at 2:30 pm
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Singapore Leads in Non-PC Traffic, Japan Leads Mobile [REPORT]

A new report from comScore gives insight into the shift of internet traffic onto what it calls ‘non-computer devices.’ These are...

  • October 11, 2011
  • at 12:08 pm
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Microblog Marketing Becoming a Dubious Business in China?

The nature of marketing is to attract as many eyeballs as possible, or place yourself where everyone is looking. So when most people are rid...

  • October 11, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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Kandian: Sina Breaks Into Social TV and Personal Broadcasting

Kandian is a new social TV service from Sina, launched over the weekend. Essentially, it’s a multimedia viewing and sharing service linked...

  • October 10, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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In a Nightmare Year, Which Chinese Tech IPOs are the Winners or Losers? [INFOGRAPHIC]

It’s a rough year. An awful economic situation across much of the western world has restricted sources of investment; in China, tech c...

  • October 10, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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CCTV Anchor Zhang Quanling Accuses Baidu of Fraud, But Where’s the Proof?

In a high-profile Sina Weibo post that’s been retweeted nearly 15,000 times, CCTV anchor Zhang Quanling accuses Baidu (NASDAQ: BIDU) o...

  • October 10, 2011
  • at 5:21 pm
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Kyocera’s Demos Tactile Feedback Touchscreen Buttons at CEATEC [VIDEO]

When we visited Kyocera at CEATEC Japan last week, we had a chance to try out the company’s ‘New Feeling Touch Panel.’ It&...

  • October 10, 2011
  • at 2:30 pm
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ReferralCandy Makes Referral Marketing Effective and Measurable

Singapore-based ReferralCandy is an app that makes referral marketing easy to set up and measure. Its referral structure is modeled after Dr...

  • October 11, 2011
  • at 5:31 pm
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NVC CEO Accuses Baidu of Faking News Stories for Fraudulent Ad Clients

NVC Lighting CEO Wu Changjiang is not the first person to take shots at Baidu over Sina Weibo with regards to Baidu’s advertising poli...

  • October 11, 2011
  • at 3:30 pm
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QQ Buy Launches Today, China’s E-Commerce Sector Gets Even More Fierce

Bang on schedule, Tencent’s (HKG:0700) major play in the B2C e-commerce marketplace opened this morning. Called QQ Buy, it’s the...

  • October 11, 2011
  • at 12:30 pm
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6 Start-ups Chosen As Finalists For SF New Tech Japan Night

On Saturday at Microsoft’s Japan office in Tokyo, there was a finalist selection event for the upcoming SF New Tech Japan Night. Th...

  • October 11, 2011
  • at 11:25 am
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“Oprah of China” Shares How Young People and Microblogs Have Impacted China [VIDEO]

Dubbed the “Oprah of China,” Yang Lan is a journalist, talk-show hostess, and an entrepreneur who has experience living and working in t...

  • October 11, 2011
  • at 9:08 am
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How a Start-up Fights to Bring Local Language to Mobile Phones in Laos

Most of us have mobile phones in our preferred language. Now imagine trying to use a phone whose software is all in a foreign language. I be...

  • October 10, 2011
  • at 10:18 pm
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Hands On With Toshiba’s Regza AT700 at CEATEC Japan [VIDEO]

Last week when we visited CEATEC 2011, we managed to spend a few moments trying out the Toshiba Regza AT700 tablet. Billed as the world̵...

  • October 10, 2011
  • at 8:30 pm
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Turntable.fm Gets Cloned in China as Duomi DJ

Chinese music-streaming service Duomi has launched a clone of Turntable.fm, dubbed Duomi DJ. Currently in private beta mode, it’s a ve...

  • October 10, 2011
  • at 4:00 pm
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China Cripples Android With Fitful Blocks of Gmail, Market Apps

Google’s chronicle of woes in China has grown even larger, with the apparent Great Firewall block of Android’s Market and Gmail ...

  • October 10, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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