Posts Tagged: shanda


Startup makes it easy to hire a nearby housekeeper, secures funding from Tencent and Shanda

eJiaJie is a location-based service that helps customers find hourly-paid workers to clean their homes. It operates in 10 Chinese cities and...

  • September 16, 2014
  • at 1:23 pm
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GEAK Watch review photos

Can China’s coolest smartwatch best the likes of Samsung and Sony? Short answer: no

Out of nowhere, a new Chinese company appeared this summer with two new Android phones, an Android-based smartwatch, and a smart ring. That ...

  • December 17, 2013
  • at 12:01 pm
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Shanda Cloudary IPO 2013

Content With New Investment, Chinese E-Books Platform Cloudary Cancels US IPO Plan

We noted last week that Chinese e-books platform Cloudary wrapped up $110 million in funding. It seems that new investment is sufficient for...

  • July 15, 2013
  • at 3:15 pm
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China online gaming market 2013

China’s Top 6 Online Gaming Companies Pulled in Over $2 Billion in Q1

Now that everyone has posted their first quarter financials for this year we can see how much China’s web giants are making out of gam...

  • May 30, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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Bambook Smart Watch running Firefox OS

Forget the iWatch, China’s Shanda is Launching its Own Smart Watch Running Firefox OS

China’s Shanda has made e-readers for years, and launched an Android-based smartphone last year. Its next hardware venture will be much sm...

  • March 20, 2013
  • at 4:20 pm
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Shanda Games Sees Rough Q4, Revenue Drops Below Rival Changyou

Shanda is one of the pioneers of China’s gaming and internet industries, and the split-off Shanda Games (NASDAQ:GAME) has long been a ...

  • February 27, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Shanda Cloudary IPO 2013

E-Book Platform Shanda Cloudary Set for April 2013 NYSE IPO?

Here’s a sentence we’ve uttered before but which came to nothing: the Shanda Cloudary US IPO is supposedly back on track. Yes, t...

  • November 28, 2012
  • at 1:31 pm
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China’s Top 10 Tech Companies by Revenue

A Chinese research institute, in cooperation with authorities in Beijing, has compiled a list of China’s top 100 tech and web companie...

  • October 10, 2012
  • at 6:35 pm
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6 Reasons Samsung, HTC, and Motorola Should Fear the New Wave of Chinese Smartphones

This year and last has seen a wave of smartphones and mobiles OSes being launched by Chinese web companies such as Alibaba (Aliyun), Qihoo, ...

  • July 4, 2012
  • at 7:30 pm
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Chinese entrepreneur buys 41% stake in video portal Ku6

Chinese web giant Shanda (NASDAQ:SNDA) is selling a large stake of Chinese video portal Ku6 (NASDAQ:KUTV) to Chinese entrepreneur Xu Xudon...

  • April 2, 2014
  • at 1:00 pm
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GEAK Watch is China’s coolest homegrown smartwatch

China’s coolest smartwatch struggles to sell, but plans global launch next year

China’s coolest homegrown smartwatch, the GEAK Watch, was unveiled this summer and started shipping on July 3 for $325. So, how many wrist...

  • October 24, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Shanda Cloudary IPO 2013

Chinese E-Books Platform Gets $110 Million in Funding From Goldman Sachs and Temasek

Shanda Cloudary, the e-book, e-reader, and publishing division of Chinese web giant Shanda (formerly NASDAQ:SNDA), has raised $110 million i...

  • July 9, 2013
  • at 5:22 pm
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Report: Qidian Founder Arrested, Ugly Rumors May Implicate Shanda, Tencent

Report: Qidian Founder Arrested, Ugly Rumors May Implicate Shanda, Tencent

Caixin reported yesterday that according to sources at Shanda Literature (Shanda’s online literature subsidiary), Qidian (a Shanda Lit...

  • May 29, 2013
  • at 11:36 am
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How Online Games Can Build the Internet Industry (Startup Asia Preview)

If you head over to China and ask any gamers on the street, it’s likely that they’ve heard of Shanda (盛大) or perhaps even played...

  • February 27, 2013
  • at 11:05 am
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China’s First Dropbox Clone Will Close Next Month

China’s first major Dropbox clone was created by Chinese web company Shanda (NASDAQ:SNDA; FRA:RZP) back in 2010. Shanda was previously bes...

  • February 4, 2013
  • at 7:00 pm
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Starbucks Loses Trademark Infringement Case Over Chinese Online Game

US coffee store chain Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX) has lost a trademark infringement claim in Beijing’s top court over an online gaming wor...

  • November 7, 2012
  • at 4:40 pm
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Shanda’s Daguan is a Flipboard Clone with Bookmarking Features

Shanda’s Daguan news app aims to give readers a new meaning to, and experience of, reading. It is basically a mobile newsreader, where it ...

  • September 6, 2012
  • at 1:42 pm
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China’s Top 4 Cloud Notes Services, Including Evernote [USER STATS]

New user number stats for the main cloud notes services in China reveal that Evernote has made a great impact in the mere two months since i...

  • July 2, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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