Study: Chinese Android Users Download Very Few New Apps. Study = Rubbish

A new study by Research2Guidance shows that Swedish Android smartphone users download the most new apps every month, while Chinese Android l...

  • November 17, 2011
  • at 10:15 pm
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Sina Weibo Lauches Propaganda Platform for Beijing, and Probably Other Cities Soon

Probably in connection with last month’s announcement of a government edition of Sina Weibo, Sina’s (NASDAQ:SINA) microblogging ...

  • November 17, 2011
  • at 8:30 pm
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EA Sticks Madhouse Ads in iOS ‘Freemium’ Games for China

Madhouse, the largest mobile ad network in China, has teamed up with Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:ERTS) – aka EA – to put live ads in...

  • November 17, 2011
  • at 4:20 pm
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Huawei Honor Shipping This December, Just In Time For Christmas [PHOTOS]

We just learned from Huawei today that the company has ‘honored’ its promise that its Android-based smartphone, the Huawei Honor, will b...

  • November 17, 2011
  • at 1:54 pm
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MIIT Announces It’s Technologically Possible to Surf the Net, Make Phone Calls on Planes (After Two Year Study)

After a two year study, China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) has announced that even though people may not b...

  • November 17, 2011
  • at 11:30 am
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Google Smartphone User Study Shows China’s Mobile Advertising Opportunities Are Huge

Guest author Julia Q. Zhu is a leading expert on international e-commerce in China and the Asia Pacific region. She formerly held multiple m...

  • November 17, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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Nokia N9 Goes Viral, With a Handsome Cross-Dressing Chinese Actress [VIDEO]

Nokia (NYSE:NOK; HEL:NOK1V) has created a viral video marketing campaign for the launch of the Nokia N9 in China, featuring the hot starlet ...

  • November 16, 2011
  • at 10:48 pm
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Round 2, Fight! Citron Attacks Qihoo 360 Again, Branding It a “Fraud”

Citron Research, the short-sellers and analysts, has attacked the Chinese anti-virus vendor Qihoo 360 (NYSE:QIHU) as a “fraud” w...

  • November 16, 2011
  • at 9:30 pm
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Fashionandyou Bags $40 Million From Norwest, Intel, Sequoia, Nokia

I have been hearing a lot about Fashionandyou.com from some of my friends in India. It is one of the most socially savvy e-commerce sites in...

  • November 16, 2011
  • at 4:22 pm
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Lee Kai-Fu on Entrepreneurship: “Trend Is Your Friend”

When Rebecca Fannin, Startup Asia author and Forbes contributor, asked Lee Kai-Fu of Innovation Works about his advice for tomorrow’s entr...

  • November 17, 2011
  • at 9:30 pm
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Netease Weibo Has 88.5 Million Users. Seriously?

Netease (NASDAQ: NTES) is famous for its portals and email services. But for microblogging, it is certainly behind Sina and Tencent. Yet in ...

  • November 17, 2011
  • at 5:15 pm
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6 Chinese Manufacturers Who Want to Make Your Next Smartphone

Increasingly, Chinese manufacturers are breaking away from being OEMs and are also casting off the shoddy mantle of making shanzhai – ...

  • November 17, 2011
  • at 2:45 pm
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Traveling to Beijing or Taipei? Try The Citipad iPad App

If you’re heading over to Beijing or Taipei during the upcoming festive season, you may want to consider downloading Citipad (iTunes link)...

  • November 17, 2011
  • at 12:47 pm
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Muvi.com: Bollywood Gets A Social Review Website

If you know about RottenTomatoes, then you will understand what India-based Muvi.com is trying to achieve. RottenTomatoes is for Hollywood, ...

  • November 17, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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Show Avenue App Uses LBS To Find Events in Singapore (You Can Delete SG Events App Now!)

Show Avenue uses location-based services (LBS) to help users find events in Singapore. Event listings are just a couple of swipes away and t...

  • November 17, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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Actress Maki Horikita, Docomo CEO Ryuji Yamada, Actor Ken Watanabe

Docomo CEO Still Hopes for iPhone, But With Reservations

Back in October when I dropped in on Docomo’s Winter phone lineup event, one of the most interesting statements made by its CEO Ryuji ...

  • November 16, 2011
  • at 10:25 pm
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Baidu Maps Launches Satellite View

Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) maps have always been a bit more reliable that Google’s when it comes to China (never underestimate the importance...

  • November 16, 2011
  • at 8:30 pm
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VeryCD, After Shunning Piracy and Going Legit, Loses 50% of Traffic

It has been a rough passage for the Chinese site VeryCD, which this year has been transitioning away from being a piracy-lovin’ music ...

  • November 16, 2011
  • at 4:00 pm
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