Posts Tagged: social media in China

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Weibo CEO: 70 percent of daily active users are on mobile

Yesterday at the Mobile Asia Expo in Shanghai, Weibo CEO Wang Gaofei revealed that 70 percent of the company’s daily active users acce...

  • June 12, 2014
  • at 1:13 pm
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6 international celebrities you didn’t know were on Chinese social network Sina Weibo

While mobile messaging app WeChat is the fastest growing social media platform in China, when it comes to following movers and shakers in Ch...

  • October 9, 2013
  • at 3:03 pm
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New Voice Changer App Lets You Get Silly or Spooky With Buddies on WeChat

If you’re one of WeChat’s many users and you think your friends would like to hear you making silly voices when you message them...

  • October 18, 2012
  • at 3:50 pm
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Now With Over 1 Billion Netizens, This is How Asia is Social and Mobile in 2012 [INFOGRAPHIC]

Let’s step back and take a look at the big picture of the web in Asia in 2012. We see internet penetration in the region has jumped fr...

  • October 10, 2012
  • at 11:30 am
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Top 3 Startup Provinces in China: Beijing, Shanghai, Guangdong [CHART]

The Chinese startup database has compiled the location and category of all its listed young companies, giving everyone a nice ...

  • January 3, 2012
  • at 9:30 am
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Chinese Dating Site Implements Real Name Policy, Kills Your Amusing Nickname

Starting today, the Chinese dating website is requiring new users to register their real name upon signup, which will be verified ...

  • December 15, 2011
  • at 12:01 pm
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The Ubiquity of Social Media and E-Commerce in China [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Asia-oriented branding and PR agency We Are Social has just released its report on all that’s happening in social, digital, and mobile...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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How Asia is Going Social, Mobile, on the Web [INFOGRAPHIC]

Branding and PR agency We Are Social has created a vital and up-to-date overview of all that’s happening in social, digital, and mobile in...

  • November 29, 2011
  • at 3:00 pm
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It looks like there really has been a mass exodus of Sina Weibo users, but it’s still not clear why

As Tencent’s WeChat messenger grows in popularity across China, many followers of Chinese consumer technology have kept their eyes glued t...

  • January 31, 2014
  • at 6:18 pm
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With 600 Million Social Media Users, This is China’s Web in 2013 [INFOGRAPHIC]

We noted the other day that China now has 564 million internet users and 420 million mobile web users. Now the We Are Social team has put th...

  • January 17, 2013
  • at 4:07 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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Chinese Startups Are Slowly Moving Away From Beijing, Shanghai [CHART]

One of my first posts at the beginning of 2012 was about where China’s startups are based. Today, looking at the same stats source, I ...

  • August 13, 2012
  • at 4:45 pm
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How to See What’s Trending on Sina Weibo Without Speaking Chinese

Sina Weibo is the much-talked about Chinese microblogging platform which now has about 250 million users. But language barriers can make it ...

  • December 27, 2011
  • at 7:30 pm
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Better Late Than Never, Kaixin Gets Its Own Stylish Photo-Sharing App

Oh, great… another photo-sharing app with lots of filters. We haven’t reviewed one of those for, like, 24 hours. Yes, Kaixin001,...

  • December 8, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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New Weibo Games Stats Reveal How Sina Cracked Social Gaming

New stats reveal the astonishing and meteoric rise of Sina’s (NASDAQ:SINA) Weibo service from a simple, Twitter-like microblogging pla...

  • December 1, 2011
  • at 3:30 pm
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