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Best Buy Strikes Back – Returning to China This Year

US retailer Best Buy is going to make a comeback in China later this year – albeit a very quiet and limited one. The company’s VP, Wang ...

  • September 23, 2011
  • at 11:44 am
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Clozette.co, Mashes Fashion, Social, and E-commerce into One

There’s a community for almost anything on the web. Clozette.co is one such online community for fashion folks to get together to share, d...

  • September 23, 2011
  • at 9:08 am
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Lenovo Now World’s Number 3 PC Maker, With Stronger Growth Than Apple

Chinese hardware maker Lenovo (HKG:0992) has moved up into third place in terms of global market share of PC shipments, with world-beating a...

  • September 22, 2011
  • at 6:30 pm
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3G iPad 2 Not Feeling the Love in China?

Yesterday, the 3G iPad 2 finally launched in China (the wireless version has been here for a while already). We joked yesterday there might ...

  • September 22, 2011
  • at 2:01 pm
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Tencent’s B2C Open Platform Gets Name – QQ Buy – and a Launch Date

Tencent’s (HKG:0700) upcoming B2C open platform now has a name, URL, and firm launch date. Dubbed QQ Buy, and for the moment at the se...

  • September 22, 2011
  • at 12:30 pm
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InMobi Helps Sega’s iOS Game Hit Number One on iTunes, on Admob’s Home Turf

InMobi is growing at an accelerated pace. And it is interesting that a company of that size originated in Asia – from India, to be pre...

  • September 22, 2011
  • at 11:08 am
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4 Fear Factors Behind Sina’s Nose-Diving Stock This Week

Chinese web portal Sina (NASDAQ:SINA) had a very rough day yesterday, as its stocks tumbled 15 percent, crashing into a trough that it hadn&...

  • September 21, 2011
  • at 11:45 pm
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Xiaomi Phones Face Serious Quality Questions

Well, this can’t be good. China’s native iPhone killer, Xiaomi, isn’t even out yet, and already there’s a scandal. A...

  • September 21, 2011
  • at 9:08 pm
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Tabulet Alpha: The Keyboard-looking PC

The folks at Tabulet just told us about Tabulet Alpha, a keyboard-shaped PC that was recently released. The PC is designed to look like a ke...

  • September 21, 2011
  • at 7:06 pm
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Why Are We Blogging So Hard?

We have a hardworking team at PO, consisting of three full-time editors and several contributors. It’s a small but highly efficient team. ...

  • September 23, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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Sony Launches Tablet S in China

We told you earlier today about Apple’s 3G iPad 2 going on sale to a lukewarm reception in China. But it’s not the only new arri...

  • September 22, 2011
  • at 10:13 pm
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As Closed Beta Begins, Fears of Diablo 3 Censorship in China

Western video games don’t always make it big in China, but there’s one developer whose name gets the attention of gamers and str...

  • September 22, 2011
  • at 4:00 pm
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HomeShop18 Stays Aggressive in India e-Commerce, Nokia Prices Slashed Till Friday

Last month we told you about India’s self-proclaimed largest e-commerce company, HomeShop18.com, and how it was spending aggressively ...

  • September 22, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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Docomo CEATEC Preview Focuses On Mobile Data Collection

Docomo held a CEATEC preview event yesterday afternoon, showing off an assortment of new mobile technologies that will be on display at the ...

  • September 22, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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KDDI To Sell iPhone 5 in Japan?

Thanks to a late night tweet from Serkan Toto for pointing out a Nikkei report claiming the iPhone 5 will be sold by KDDI later this year. I...

  • September 22, 2011
  • at 9:10 am
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Tata Docomo and Network18 Offer Breaking News in Video

With all the recent new mobile and tablet technology, consuming news can be really fun – think Flipboard, Twitter, YouTube, and many m...

  • September 21, 2011
  • at 11:12 pm
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Start-up Zuupy Is Boring But Promising

Zuupy offers daily deal solutions for clients. It is basically a DIY group buy platform that helps non-technical folk to run their own daily...

  • September 21, 2011
  • at 8:18 pm
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Shanghai Start-Up Skimbl is a Curated Local Venue Search Engine [INTERVIEW]

Skimbl is a Euro-Chinese start-up, launched just this summer, that’s a sort of contextualised, reviews- and events-oriented search eng...

  • September 21, 2011
  • at 4:30 pm
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