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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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Chinese Group Buy Scam: 24quan Closing Offices, Withholding Wages, Ignoring Debts

Last month at Techcrunch Disrupt, Du Yinan of the group buy site 24quan surprised us all by saying that even in the midst of a market so har...

  • November 16, 2011
  • at 3:00 pm
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Adobe Opens an Online Store in China, Tries to Not Think About Piracy

The design software vendor Adobe (NASDAQ:ADBE) has just launched an online store for China, for the first-time selling copies of its softwar...

  • November 16, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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RIM Launches Blackberry Bold 9790 and Blackberry Curve 9380 in Indonesia

RIM (NASDAQ:RIMM) have officially launched its latest handsets, the Blackberry Bold 9790 and Blackberry Curve 9380, at an event in Jakarta. ...

  • November 16, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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eLong: 2.7 Million Room Nights Booked, Revenue Soars 19 Percent in Q3

Online travel company eLong (NASDAQ:LONG) has just posted some interesting statistics for the third quarter of 2011. This quarter saw a whop...

  • November 16, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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Slick New Web Apps From Youku Entice You to Study, Then Party

Youku (NYSE:YOKU), China’s biggest online video site, has today launched two new web apps on its platform. One is an impressive virtua...

  • November 15, 2011
  • at 10:15 pm
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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
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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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Jay Chou Invests in Ucan, Developing “3D Interactive Game Social Network”

Most people, when they think of Jay Chou, probably think of his music or his movies. But the dude is also into tech startups (his first was ...

  • November 16, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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Apple Sits Down With Chinese Environmental Protection Groups

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) products may be huge in China, but they’re also made in China, and that process produces an awful lot of pollution...

  • November 16, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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31 Percent of Most Innovative Companies are From Asia [Report]

Thomson Reuters has released its list of Top 100 Global Innovators, and we here at Penn Olson were pretty curious to see where Asia stacks u...

  • November 16, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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Chinese Gamers Pirating “Glorious Mission” Despite Developers’ Polite Reminder About How That’s Illegal

Americans may recall hearing about Glorious Mission, a Chinese PC game being developed by the People’s Liberation Army, from when the ...

  • November 15, 2011
  • at 11:20 pm
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Red 5 Studios Inks Major Deal with Garena to Distrubute Firefall in Southeast Asia

Red 5 Studios — an American game developer owned by Chinese game publisher The9 — is making a free-to-play first-person-shooter ...

  • November 15, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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