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MiniGames: A Review of Sina Weibo’s Little Amusement Park

In a bid to monetize its user-friendly but financially dragging giant, Sina recently imbued its Weibo microblogging platform with its own c...

  • January 4, 2012
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DEMO Asia Audition – 5 Jan

The next DEMO Asia Audition will be held tomorrow at SmartSpace. DEMO Asia is a platform for the best and brightest companies throughout As...

  • January 4, 2012
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The Douche Bag

Running an event is fun, especially when you’re selecting folks for a competition. At our upcoming Startup Asia event, one of the key high...

  • January 4, 2012
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Enter the Dragon, With Rumored Chinese New Year Update for Angry Birds Seasons [VIDEO]

Rovio Mobile, makers of the Angry Birds game series, has left a very big hint that its Angry Birds Seasons game will get a Chinese New Year ...

  • January 4, 2012
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10 Sites to Help You Learn Python for FREE

Elisha Tan is the Founder of Learnemy, a web application that finds you instructors for anything you want to learn. Always wanted to build a...

  • January 4, 2012
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Plenty of Places to Learn Programming Online. So Why Should You Start?

If you’ve been on Twitter over the past few days, you might have seen more than a few people declaring that in 2012 they will learn co...

  • January 3, 2012
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Beijing Police: ID-Checking Websites Are Illegal

In an announcement that should probably be filed under “common sense,” the Beijing Police want you to know those sketchy website...

  • January 3, 2012
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Chaoren360: Social E-Commerce for Fashion-Minded Men

Whenever we’ve looked at specialist Chinese e-commerce sites that focus on fashion, they’ve pretty much all been aimed exclusive...

  • January 3, 2012
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Rumor: Amazon’s Kindle Coming to China

Perhaps those government talks we reported on back in October went well, because it looks like Amazon’s Kindle product line may finall...

  • January 3, 2012
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Is Sony Ericsson Hinting at a Windows Phone?

Sony Ericsson, which in 2011 became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation (NYSE:SNE), just teased on their Facebook site that there ...

  • January 4, 2012
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Computer Radiation Myth Busted, But Chinese Mothers Still Buy It

As most of you were probably busy with other things during the holidays, I thought I’d share this piece by Adam Minter about the debat...

  • January 4, 2012
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This fashion startup put a Black Eyed Peas member into Depression

What are the chances of meeting an international artist or celebrity while walking in Orchard Road, Singapore’s well-known shopping di...

  • January 4, 2012
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Chinese Web Gaming Companies See High-Level Execs Quitting

If the excitement about Diablo 3 is any indication, games in China aren’t any less popular than they were a year ago, but something do...

  • January 4, 2012
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If He Was Still Here, Kim Jong Il Would Look at Glorious Pyongyang Subreddit

From here’s one to file under WTF… I just came across one of Reddit’s more remarkable subreddits [1] ever: reddit.com/r/Py...

  • January 4, 2012
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Apple’s Chinese New Year Sales Go Online on Friday, in China and Across Asia

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is apparently keen to celebrate Chinese new year – more popularly known as Spring Festival here – with a ...

  • January 3, 2012
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Chinese Internet Giant Tencent Opens Cyberlaw Center, Invests in Research

Chinese internet giant Tencent (HKG:0700) has today announced the opening up of its Tencent Cyberlaw Research Center and accompanying websit...

  • January 3, 2012
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Will 2012 Be the Year of the Dragon for Apps?

A recent report from Flurry showed that the final week of the year saw a huge number of app downloads, thank largely to the fact that so man...

  • January 3, 2012
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Dangdang’s E-Book Platform Leaves Much to Be Desired (So Far)

Last month, we reported on the launch of Dangdang’s Ebook platform and apps. According to Dangdang (NYSE:DANG), the thing has over 50,...

  • January 3, 2012
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