Posts Tagged: sohu


Can Charles Zhang Conquer His Demons and Make Sogou a Serious Search Challenger in China?

Sogou, the search subsidiary of Sohu, has been a player in China’s search engine market for a long time, but it has never achieved any...

  • May 21, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Baidu, Qihoo, and Tencent Fighting to Acquire Sogou

Rumor: Baidu, Qihoo, and Tencent Fighting to Acquire Sogou

Boy, there are a lot of acquisition rumors flying around in the Chinese press these days! First there was the rumored Alibaba investment in ...

  • May 9, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Chinese IPO losers

Check Out the Biggest Winners and Losers among Chinese Web IPOs (CHART)

One is worth thousands of percent more today than when it IPO’d, while another is worth a mere dollar per share. Oh, the slings and ar...

  • March 19, 2013
  • at 4:27 pm
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Why Sogou’s Input Method Search Could Change the Chinese Internet (and More)

Earlier this week, I wrote about Sogou’s new method of integrating search results into its Chinese-language input method. I also gave ...

  • March 8, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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China internet law legalizes censorship

China’s New Internet Law Legalizes Deletion of “Illegal” Content, Bad News for Sina Weibo

China’s tightened internet controls were passed into law earlier today. As well as requiring broadband and mobile internet providers to ha...

  • December 28, 2012
  • at 7:38 pm
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Tencent revenues 2012

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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Chinese Video Sites Turning off their Japan Channels

The Asahi Shimbun reports this evening that a number of Chinese video sites have made moves to remove the ‘Japan’ category from ...

  • October 4, 2012
  • at 7:30 pm
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Zhou Hongyi

Qihoo 360 Search Launching Open Platform, Ready to Use Google Ads

Yes, it’s Zhou Hongyi again. But there isn’t any war of words this time round. Earlier today at the China Internet Conference, the Q...

  • September 11, 2012
  • at 4:45 pm
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Sohu CTO Calls His Boss “Really F*cking Stupid,” Says Sohu Should Stay Out of Search War

Late yesterday, we reported that Sohu CEO Charles Zhang wants into the Baidu vs. Qihoo 360 search battle. He wrote on his Sohu weibo that So...

  • September 1, 2012
  • at 2:46 am
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Tech Execs Deflect, But Don’t Directly Deny, Rumors of Sogou Acquisition

Rumors have been swirling for several weeks now of an acquisition deal for Sohu search and input method subsidiary Sogou, with Baidu, Qihoo,...

  • May 17, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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Sichuan quake resources online

Google, Baidu and Many Web Companies Set Up ‘People Finder’ Boards After Chinese Quake

Shortly after this weekend’s earthquake near the Chinese city of Ya’an in Sichuan province, which has so far claimed nearly 200 ...

  • April 22, 2013
  • at 3:57 pm
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‘Despite All the Money, I’m Not Happy.’ Startup Lessons from Sohu CEO Charles Zhang

Sohu founder and CEO Charles Zhang is, by the standards of most tech entrepreneurs, doing very well. His startup has long since blossomed in...

  • March 12, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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A Revolution in China’s Search Market? Sogou Integrates Search into its Input Method

China’s Sogou has been a player in the search market here since the early days. At present, it commands around 8 percent of the search...

  • March 6, 2013
  • at 8:00 am
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Taobao Removed from US Pirate List, But Still Plenty of Chinese Pirates Around

Last year it was Chinese search engine Baidu that was removed from the U.S. Trade Representative’s (USTR) report on major piracy offenders...

  • December 14, 2012
  • at 12:26 pm
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ComScore: China Watched 4.1 Billion Hours of Web Videos in August

Chinese web users racked up over 4.1 billion hours of collective streaming of web videos in August, according to a new report from ComScore....

  • October 8, 2012
  • at 2:32 pm
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Under Verbal and DDoS Attack from China, Citron Seeks Retraction of “Libelous” Claims

Just as Citron’s Andrew Left told us he would do last week, he has resorted to legal channels in the bitter dispute between himself an...

  • September 13, 2012
  • at 12:01 pm
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Citron’s Andrew Left Defends His China Record, Considers Legal Action After Personal Attacks [INTERVIEW]

Earlier this week, a group of top Chinese tech execs banded together to defend US-listed Chinese stocks from being bashed by short sellers. ...

  • September 6, 2012
  • at 3:38 pm
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Kai-Fu Lee and Citron Continue to Duke It Out Over Soft Seller’s Ethics and Inaccuracies

The former Google China boss Kai-Fu Lee made a stand against short sellers Citron Research earlier this week – and now the two parties...

  • August 31, 2012
  • at 11:35 am
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