Posts Tagged: sina weibo

Sina’s microblogging service Sina Weibo has been called a Twitter clone, but it’s far more than that. China’s preeminent homegrown microblogging service has a decidedly different feel than Twitter, and despite the fact that it’s carefully censored, it has become the premier platform for important political and social discourse in China. It may not be the most profitable social media site on China’s web, but it it just might be the most important one.


China Police Tweets with the Public

We have a list of 18 really interesting ways people are using Twitter and that includes stopping bicycle thieves in Boston. We’re seeing ...

  • January 5, 2011
  • at 2:27 pm
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China’s Internet Growth, Statistics and Online Behavior

China (中国) is the next big thing. Everyone wants a piece of the market. To date, China has over 420 million Internet users with double-d...

  • December 29, 2010
  • at 9:50 pm
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What Twitter Could Learn from China’s Sina Weibo

Twitter is the world’s first and largest micro-blogging site and is gaining steam across the world. Unfortunately it isn’t gaining any i...

  • January 4, 2011
  • at 1:25 am
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Google says China is Heart of the Internet

Back in March, Google shut its search engine and redirected Chinese users to its unfiltered Hong Kong site. The action was triggered by Goog...

  • December 14, 2010
  • at 1:06 am
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