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Blogger Suggests Vancl Has Lost Over $300 Million, Vancl CEO Says Not True

Another day, another he-said-she-said rumor fight between the nameless denizens of the internet and the CEOs that govern their favorite webs...

  • December 7, 2011
  • at 11:25 am
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Samsung’s Flexible Display [VIDEO]

I briefly read about Samsung’s flexible display over on PC World. The idea was fascinating but hard to grasp. Screens that are flexible? T...

  • December 7, 2011
  • at 9:08 am
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Looking for an Internet Job in China? No Skills? Become an Internet Commenter

Everyone knows that the Chinese internet is censored. What’s censored? All kinds of things! But these days the net moves too fast to c...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 9:52 pm
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Indonesian Gaming Studio Hits Android, iOS, and Mig33 With 2 New Social Games

The Indonesian startup and game developer, NightSpade, is having a busy week, having just released two new games to different markets. The &...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 5:00 pm
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Flipboard Coming to China, Teams Up With Sina and Renren [PICS]

Earlier this year you may recall that everyone’s favorite iPad reading app Flipboard was blocked in China. But apparently the GFW ain&...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 3:08 pm
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Beijing’s Smogpocalypse Slows Shipping of Xiaomi Handsets (and Probably Others Too)

Xiaomi’s M1 is just a couple weeks from being publicly available, but the company says it has already shipped more than 100,000 units ...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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iBigToy Builds iPad Story books for Kids… A Lot of Them!

If you want to buy interactive story books for your kids on the iPad, look no further than iBigToy. This Chinese app development firm is dee...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 11:18 am
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China’s Smartphone Owners Can Now Read It Later, With iKeepU App

A Chinese startup claims to have created the country’s first Instapaper/Read It Later type of cloud-powered page sync service – ...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 9:30 am
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Serkan Toto Demystifies Japanese Social Gaming

When discussing technology in Japan, there is perhaps no ‘bridge blogger’ as prolific as Serkan Toto, who in addition to bloggin...

  • December 5, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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With 4 Million Users, Is TuDing the Closest to Being China’s Instagram?

The inevitable rush to build an Instagram-like photo-sharing app that’s localized for China has resulted in a nice, wide variety of ap...

  • December 7, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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As India Pushes For Ban on Offensive Content, Facebook Responds

India’s communications minister Kapil Sibal [1] today affirmed the nation’s intent to ban offensive online material, after makin...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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Putting the Boxing Gloves Back On, Citron Seeks Qihoo’s True Advertising Revenue [UPDATED]

[UPDATE on 12/06 at 11pm BJ time: Qihoo has responded in a press release saying that Citron's latest report contains "numerous errors of fac...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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Will Asia Step Up and Be Counted Among Best Mobile Innovators?

As part of the CeBIT 2012 conference in Germany, the CODE_n12 contest is seeking out the 50 best mobile innovators from around the world. In...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 4:00 pm
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The Ubiquity of Social Media and E-Commerce in China [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Asia-oriented branding and PR agency We Are Social has just released its report on all that’s happening in social, digital, and mobile...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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Strikes as Shanghai Apple and HP Supplier Plans Move

Continuing a recent trend of labor strikes at foreign enterprises in the country, more than a thousand workers in Shanghai went on strike af...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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GREE Releases New Details on Upcoming Unified Gaming Platform

Last month we told you about GREE’s (TYO:3632) plans to offer a new global gaming platform, and this morning the company has announced...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 10:17 am
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zhiwo

How One Chinese Company is Ditching Group Buy, and Why It’s Paying Off

We’ve written lots of stories about how tough the group buy market is in China. And while a few sites seem to be doing OK, most are st...

  • December 5, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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VeryCD Gets an iPhone App, For All Your Video Streaming Needs

VeryCD has launched an iPhone app over the weekend, completing the site’s turnaround from a notorious pirate’s BBS, to one of Ch...

  • December 5, 2011
  • at 7:30 pm
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