Posts Tagged: sns

Let’s Powwow: a Chinese LBS That Puts Deals Before Check-Ins [INTERVIEW]

Chinese start-up Let’s Powwow is a unique location-based service (LBS), social network, and group buy/deals site. Located at

  • July 31, 2011
  • at 9:30 pm
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How China’s Youth Use Their Mobiles in 2011 [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Infographic of the Day series visually expresses important stories from Asia and the world of technology. The folks over at Enovate Chin...

  • July 22, 2011
  • at 12:20 pm
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Chinese LBS Duijiao Lets you Check-in, Follow, and Discuss Locations

The Chinese start-up has launched its own location-based service (LBS) and social network called DuiJiao. It comes with some surp...

  • July 11, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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Sina Qing, the Tumblr Clone that Extends Your Weibo [REVIEW]

Sina Qing is still in alpha-stage, invite-only testing, but I’ve gotten inside to take a look around – and, on first impressions...

  • June 22, 2011
  • at 11:18 am
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Going Out, Checking-in, and Being Seen: a Look at Jiepang [REVIEW]

With over 100,000 people making check-ins every week, the indie is China’s biggest location-based service (LBS) – a ...

  • June 19, 2011
  • at 12:51 am
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China’s Kaixin001 Launches Group Site

Chinese social network giant Kaixin001 has just launched a sort of subsidiary groups website called The site is currently invite...

  • April 20, 2011
  • at 10:20 pm
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Chinese Actress Yao Chen Passes 10 Million Weibo Followers, Closing In On Lady Gaga

Chinese actress Yao Chen has just passed the 10 million follower mark on Sina Weibo, China’s most popular microblogging platform. It m...

  • July 28, 2011
  • at 2:10 pm
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India Leads Asia’s Early Adopters on Google+

Google+ is gaining new users at a pretty insane rate, and Indian users are second only to the US in terms of being the keenest G+ early adop...

  • July 14, 2011
  • at 6:00 pm
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Sina Weibo Teases a Beta Update, With Photo and Music Albums

Today Sina is giving a glimpse into an update to Weibo, its smash-hit microblogging platform. It’s not just a cosmetic facelift, howev...

  • June 23, 2011
  • at 1:03 pm
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Jiepang CEO, David Liu, Talks Check-Ins and Strategy [INTERVIEW] launched in May of 2010, and within a month was already gaining traction, as quite a number of China’s smartphone-toting y...

  • June 20, 2011
  • at 4:31 pm
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Derek Ling, CEO of Tianji, Talks On Professional Social Networks In China

Derek Ling is the CEO and founder of Tianji, the largest professional social networking site (SNS) in China with over 6 million registered u...

  • June 10, 2011
  • at 10:40 am
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Facebook and Baidu Agreement Signed [REPORT]

Update: Reuters reported that someone familiar with the subject said that Facebook has not signed any agreement with any company in China so...

  • April 11, 2011
  • at 6:02 pm
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