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Sina Launches a Chat/Messaging App Built On Top of Weibo

Sina (NASDAQ:SINA) has unveiled its brand-new chat/messaging mobile service called, Weiyou – aka Weibo Messenger – to the publi...

  • November 26, 2011
  • at 10:18 pm
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Motorola’s MT917, With an Insane 13-Megapixel Camera, Heads to China Mobile

Motorola (NYSE:MMI) announced this afternoon that its newest Droid RAZR, the MT917, is coming to the country’s biggest mobile telco, C...

  • November 25, 2011
  • at 9:30 pm
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Raising Capital, Generating Revenue, and the God Damn Exits! [PREVIEW]

Steven Goh, co-founder and CEO of mig33, is one of the most talked-about names among entrepreneurs and mobile folks in Southeast Asia. Havin...

  • November 25, 2011
  • at 4:45 pm
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SARFT Banning TV Ads During Shows; Good News or Bad News for Online Video?

For the past few days, rumors have been swirling that along with its limitation of “entertainment” programs, China’s State...

  • November 25, 2011
  • at 2:43 pm
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Newegg Brings Black Friday Deals to China, But Will It Catch On?

‘Black Friday,’ the day of discount-led shopping frenzy that originated in the US, is not a tradition in China. Nonetheless, New...

  • November 25, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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iPhone 4S Coming to China Telecom (But When?)

Rumors have been swirling online for a while that China Telecom would be getting a taste of the iPhone 4S action. Now those rumors have been...

  • November 25, 2011
  • at 10:20 am
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With Android-based iQQ, Does Tencent Finally Have a Mobile Strategy?

Tencent (HKG:0700), China’s social media giant, has been really good at building Android apps of late, but it has always lacked a cohe...

  • November 24, 2011
  • at 10:20 pm
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Fimela.com to Hold FimelaFest in Jakarta on its First Birthday

Fimela.com is a web portal dedicated solely to Indonesia’s modern, tech-savvy, and mobile women who want a combo of news, fashion, and fam...

  • November 24, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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1,000 Protestors Gather Outside Taobao HQ in Ongoing New Rules Row [PHOTOS]

As many as 1,000 protesters, comprising small business owners on the B2C e-commerce platform Taobao Mall, have gathered at Alibaba HQ in Han...

  • November 24, 2011
  • at 3:40 pm
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Yahoo Search Trends: SEA Games 2011 in Indonesia

The biggest sports event in South East Asia (SEA) — the SEA Games 2011 — has just ended, and it was a proud moment for host country Indo...

  • November 26, 2011
  • at 10:08 am
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Rumor: Microsoft Picks a Retail Partner for WP7 Launch in China in 2012

Rumors in the Chinese business media suggest that Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) is poised to launch its mobile OS, Windows Phone 7 (WP7) officiall...

  • November 25, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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iOS Download Stats for China Show the Importance of App Localization [INFOGRAPHIC]

New statistics showing the popularity of various free and paid iOS apps in China show the great importance of localization. And now that Chi...

  • November 25, 2011
  • at 3:45 pm
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Japan’s Virtual Star Hatsune Miku Invades CyberAgent’s Pico World

CyberAgent America’s (a subsidiary of Tokyo-based CyberAgent) Pico World is already going strong over on Facebook, and today the virtual ...

  • November 25, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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The Real-time Plan

  Do you have a plan for your startup? I bet most of us do. Not just one, but multiple versions. You’re not alone. I’ve learned...

  • November 25, 2011
  • at 11:08 am
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Can You Get Online on China’s High Speed Trains?

I shun the plane for domestic travel inside China for a big reason — the fact that they don’t come with connectivity and that you ar...

  • November 25, 2011
  • at 9:08 am
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Alibaba.com International Sees 65% Yearly Traffic Growth, Working on Multi-lingual Sites [Updated]

Update: The German version of Alibaba.com is actually up! Click here to explore around. On the top, you can actually see there are different...

  • November 24, 2011
  • at 9:18 pm
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Xiaomi M1 Bests Samsung, HTC Smartphones in Browser Benchmarks

China’s homegrown Xiaomi is a bit of an experiment. The limited release — the phone won’t be publicly available for everyo...

  • November 24, 2011
  • at 4:50 pm
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1,483 Chinese Group Buy Sites Closed, 456 in October Alone

At this point, everyone knows that the group buy market in China is, er, going through a rough patch. The question has long since shifted fr...

  • November 24, 2011
  • at 2:36 pm
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