Posts Tagged: Xinhua


China has a new state-run search engine that nobody will ever use

China has a new search engine today, though most web users won’t notice or ever visit it. The brand-new ChinaSo is a state-run search ...

  • March 3, 2014
  • at 11:41 am
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Sina, Tencent Weibo Punished for Spreading Rumors [UPDATED: All Comments Banned]

According to a Xinhua report from late Friday evening, a spokesman from China’s National Internet Information Office has announced tha...

  • March 31, 2012
  • at 1:22 am
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amazon-china Launches Special Section for China Books, Maybe’s big announcement today was the new family of Kindles, most especially the impressive — and cheap — Kindle Fir...

  • September 29, 2011
  • at 10:52 pm
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China’s Xinhua Launches Twitter Clone Service

Xinhua is a little late to the party, but finally the official news agency of China has its very own microblog. Xinhua Weibo is online at t....

  • April 20, 2011
  • at 2:36 pm
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China’s Attempt to Banish Online Rumors is as Vague as the War On Terror

The ‘Internet Society of China’ (ISC) has today released a paper entitled Written Proposal on Resisting Internet Rumors that aim...

  • April 9, 2012
  • at 2:20 pm
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In China, Local Government Learned of Deadly Mudslide From the Internet

The internet is a magnificent communication tool that has enabled knowledge and news to transverse the world nearly instantaneously. That sa...

  • January 2, 2012
  • at 12:00 pm
Read More Angers High Street Bookstores with 65% Book Discounts

Chinese e-commerce website – which is best known for its books, thereby getting dubbed China’s Amazon by western me...

  • April 26, 2011
  • at 5:13 pm
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Xinhua and China Mobile launch New Search Engine in China

After 5 months, the new Chinese search engine has finally arrived. Panguso, the latest search engine in China, is a joint effort between Xin...

  • February 22, 2011
  • at 9:28 pm
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