Posts Tagged: web app

Tencent’s Penguin Helps You Find Music on New Song-Recognition Web App

Finding a piece of music can be frustrating if you don’t know the name of it, or even who sung it. But China’s biggest social me...

  • February 27, 2012
  • at 11:15 am
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Baidu Wants to Help You Waste More Time Watching TV

In good news for square-eyed fans of TV shows, the web apps on the front page of Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU), China’s biggest search engine, n...

  • January 13, 2012
  • at 8:00 pm
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French Coders Cook Up Tianji Web App to Win Disrupt Beijing Hackathon

Three Frenchmen caught the judges’ eyes at the TechCrunch hackacthon to scoop the prize, despite plenty of international competition a...

  • October 31, 2011
  • at 11:05 pm
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Tencent Revamps WebQQ and Relaunches as Q+

Tencent’s (HKG:0700) QQ is the most widely used IM service in China. However only Windows users can enjoy the complete QQ experience ̵...

  • October 12, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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Baidu’s ‘App-ified’ New Homepage Wants You to Hang Out [REVIEW]

Baidu’s CEO Robin Li unveiled a revamped search engine homepage last Friday at its annual conference, and it immediately went live for...

  • September 8, 2011
  • at 8:45 pm
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VS Look: Chinese Start-up Offers Photobook Publishing in the Browser

The Chinese start-up VS Look is a personal photobook publishing platform that's aiming to do something a bit old-fashioned with our modern d...

  • August 15, 2011
  • at 5:00 pm
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Baidu Browser Launches, with Web Apps and a Change of Clothes [REVIEW]

Baidu has launched a web browser for Windows computers that’s focused on web apps and easy customization. Running on XP, Vista, or Win...

  • July 19, 2011
  • at 10:30 am
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Karaoke Gets Even More Social, Competitive, With This Cute Web App

Karaoke is already a pretty social activity, but one Chinese startup wants to make it even more so. iHou allows users to sing pop songs onli...

  • January 19, 2012
  • at 9:15 am
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Slick New Web Apps From Youku Entice You to Study, Then Party

Youku (NYSE:YOKU), China’s biggest online video site, has today launched two new web apps on its platform. One is an impressive virtua...

  • November 15, 2011
  • at 10:15 pm
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India and the UK are Facebook BFFs [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Infographic of the Day series visually expresses important stories from Asia and the world of technology. A bit of data-delving by Weste...

  • October 19, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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Firefox 7 Gets an ‘Appcenter’ – But Only in China

The recently-released Firefox 7 browser has a fun feature that’s unique to China – a web apps panel called Appcenter. It’s...

  • October 7, 2011
  • at 9:30 am
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Baidu Previews a Redesigned Homepage, With Web Apps

Today at its Baidu World conference in Beijing, China’s biggest search engine is showing off a redesigned homepage that open...

  • September 2, 2011
  • at 2:30 pm
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HappyFox is a Gorgeously-Designed Customer Support Web App

Every journalist and blogger loves to receive a confident pitch. I got one today from Shalin Jain, the founder of Tenmiles, an India-based c...

  • August 14, 2011
  • at 11:08 pm
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First Look Inside ‘Baidu Ting’, the Chinese Search Giant’s Licensed Music Player

Here’s a first look inside the upcoming licensed music player from Baidu – to be called Baidu Ting (百度听 in Chinese; ‘...

  • May 4, 2011
  • at 12:34 pm
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