Posts Tagged: e-books


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Blood and schoolgirls: DeNA launches free Manga Box e-reader

Want some free manga? Japanese web giant DeNA yesterday released a new e-reader for Manga lovers, and all the content is completely free. ...

  • December 6, 2013
  • at 12:30 pm
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5 best free Android apps in China for all your mobile mass media

Anyone who has ever ridden the subway in Beijing knows the Chinese love to consume content on their smartphones. But because of censorship o...

  • October 31, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
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Google Play Books moves to 9 new Asian territories including Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore

Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) brings its Play Books store to nine new Asian countries today as it deepens the breadth of its app store for Android de...

  • September 26, 2013
  • at 12:01 pm
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Suning Opens E-Bookstore, Promises 250,000+ E-Book Titles by Next Year

Chinese consumers already have plenty of options when it comes to buying e-books, and now there’s yet another e-bookstore to choose fr...

  • November 19, 2012
  • at 12:32 pm
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After Success With E-Readers, Shanda Plans a Budget Smartphone

The Chinese web company Shanda (NASDAQ:SNDA; FRA:RZP) is set to launch its first ever smartphone this summer, according to reports, which wi...

  • January 17, 2012
  • at 3:40 pm
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Dangdang’s Upcoming E-Reader Shown in Leaked Photo, Coming to China in April

Dangdang (NYSE:DANG) launched its e-book store and smartphone apps on December 21st last year, and made it clear that an actual e-reader wou...

  • January 6, 2012
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Dangdang’s E-Bookstore Launching on 21st, Bringing More Than Just E-Books

After the Chinese e-commerce site Dangdang (NYSE:DANG) revealed that it will soon launch an e-book platform – with a Kindle-like e-rea...

  • December 12, 2011
  • at 7:30 pm
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Docomo Aims to Improve Mobile Content With dmenu and dmarket

Earlier this evening we told you about Docomo’s (NYSE:DCM) brand new smartphone lineup. But the company also rolled out a content stra...

  • October 18, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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Xiaomi gets literate, launches e-reader app and e-book store

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi this week launched a new homemade e-reader app on its MIUI app store. Xiaomi Xiaoshuo will not have its ...

  • November 1, 2013
  • at 1:39 pm
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Is Thailand’s top e-bookstore Ookbee competing with its own partners?

If you follow the Thai tech startup scene, there’s no way you’ve never heard of Ookbee, Thailand’s largest e-bookstore. It’s held up...

  • October 28, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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E-Books In Vietnam Stagnate at 1% of Total Book Buying Market Share

One of my favorite local Vietnamese tech sites, Pandora.vn, just came out with an interesting report saying that in Vietnam e-books haven...

  • April 23, 2013
  • at 6:30 pm
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China’s Dangdang Launches E-Reader, Sells It for Under $100

A long time after its rumored April launch, Chinese e-commerce site Dangdang (NYSE:DANG) has just unveiled its own e-reader. Called the Douc...

  • July 26, 2012
  • at 3:25 pm
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China’s Digital Content Wars Escalate, with 360Buy Launching E-Book Service Soon

The vice-president of 360Buy, one of China’s leading B2C e-commerce sites, has said that it is currently testing out an e-book service...

  • January 10, 2012
  • at 2:15 pm
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With a Nod to Amazon, Dangdang Launches Its E-Book Platform, Apps

Just as the rumors said, the Chinese e-commerce site Dangdang (NYSE:DANG) is ‘doing an Amazon’ and today launching its own e-boo...

  • December 21, 2011
  • at 10:10 pm
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Dangdang to Launch E-Book Platform and Apps This Month, E-Reader Next Year

The Chinese e-commerce site Dangdang (NYSE:DANG) is set to follow in the footsteps of Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) and its Kindle when it launches i...

  • December 7, 2011
  • at 3:08 pm
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