Posts Tagged: XiaMi


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Tencent versus Alibaba: a complete guide to an increasingly fierce rivalry (INFOGRAPHIC)

Tencent (HKG:0700) is the world’s fourth largest web company, and Alibaba is on the verge of history’s largest tech IPO. Both o...

  • March 19, 2014
  • at 9:00 am
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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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5 Reasons Alibaba’s Smart TV Shopping Platform Won’t Work

The added value to the set-top box and smart TVs from shopping is no more than a gimmick. It’s poorly implemented and it just doesn’t fi...

  • July 24, 2013
  • at 8:57 pm
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Rumor Alibaba acquired Xiami Music

As Alibaba Gets More Social, Rumors Swirl of Acquisition of Music Site Xiami [UPDATE: Confirmed]

Just a few hours after Alibaba boss Jack Ma detailed the restructuring of the e-commerce giant into 25 more nimble divisions, a rumor emerge...

  • January 10, 2013
  • at 9:34 pm
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Miliao Group Messaging App Adds Music Sharing Between Buddies

Two of China’s coolest startups have joined hands to make it easier for friends to share music via mobile messaging. In the deal, song...

  • March 5, 2012
  • at 3:40 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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Alibaba-owned Xiami music streaming service

9 ways that e-commerce titan Alibaba diversified and went social in 2013

Alibaba’s much-vaunted IPO didn’t happen in 2013, but China’s e-commerce titan still provided enough action to qualify it ...

  • December 24, 2013
  • at 11:32 am
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Music is an inaccessible industry for tech startups

Here's why I think these startups won't succeed, and why I would advise any tech entrepreneur against the music industry.

  • September 12, 2013
  • at 11:13 am
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China digital music piracy

Digital Music Sales in China Hit $75 Million (No, We Didn’t Miss Any Numbers)

Digital music revenues are on the rise in China – albeit very slowly, and to a not very impressive level. According to figures from mu...

  • June 19, 2013
  • at 5:48 pm
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Qihoo’s Search Engine Adds Music to its Repertoire

Ever since anti-virus maker Qihoo (NYSE:QIHU) first caused waves with the launch of its own search engine this summer, the company has been ...

  • November 29, 2012
  • at 4:49 pm
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Hey Mr. Social DJ Put a Record On I Wanna Dance With My Baby

One of China’s leading music-streaming and subscription music sites, Xiami, has this week launched a Turntable.fm clone to let its use...

  • February 24, 2012
  • at 10:00 am
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