Posts Tagged: YY

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Youtube might buy Twitch for $1B. What are China’s hardcore gamers using instead?

We project that China has 29.4 million people who watch or participate in eSports - nearly just as big of a market as the US.

  • May 19, 2014
  • at 8:30 pm
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Chinese IPO losers

Check Out the Biggest Winners and Losers among Chinese Web IPOs (CHART)

One is worth thousands of percent more today than when it IPO’d, while another is worth a mere dollar per share. Oh, the slings and ar...

  • March 19, 2013
  • at 4:27 pm
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Singaporean Government Invests in Chinese Gaming Community YY

Chinese gaming community YY has been having a good time since it debuted on the market (NASDAQ:YY) a couple weeks ago. It’s up over $1...

  • November 30, 2012
  • at 1:27 am
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Game On! China’s YY Ready to Hit NASDAQ, Will Debut at $10.50 to Raise $82 Million

Ending an eight-month drought of Chinese IPOs, the gaming community YY (NASDAQ:YY) is about to hit the tickers at the start of trading in Ne...

  • November 21, 2012
  • at 9:45 pm
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Chinese Gaming Portal YY Shoots For US IPO

The Chinese gaming and downloads portal has taken its first step towards a US IPO – despite the frosty conditions for Chinese s...

  • October 16, 2012
  • at 12:05 pm
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David Li, CEO of, Talks Gaming and Communities [Live Blog]

This is a part of our TechCrunch Disrupt 2011 Beijing event coverage. David Li – aka Li Xue-ling – is now sitting down for a ...

  • November 1, 2011
  • at 4:45 pm
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The Chinese online downloads and entertainment portal is looking to IPO in the US next year, and thereby raise between 100 to 200 mil...

  • October 28, 2011
  • at 11:30 am
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GGV Capital closes $620 million fund for startups in China and Silicon Valley

GGV says the amount is consistent with previous funds, bringing its total capital under management to over US$2.2 billion.

  • May 15, 2014
  • at 11:59 am
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Web ecosystems in China

5 Popular iOS Jailbreaking and App Piracy Tools in China

Just because Chinese consumers love your smartphones, it doesn’t mean they like your mobile ecosystem. In fact, they more than likely ...

  • February 12, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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YY Stock Up 8.5% After First Day of Trading

All eyes were on YY (NASDAQ:YY) today as the Chinese gaming community was officially listed and offered for trading on the NASDAQ. Over the ...

  • November 22, 2012
  • at 5:58 am
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China’s Gaming Community YY Launches US IPO Roadshow, Looks to Raise $97 Million

Chinese gaming community portal YY has really got its IPO roadshow rolling, and has filed new documents at the US SEC. The filings reveal th...

  • November 8, 2012
  • at 12:20 pm
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Duowan Acquires 3D Gaming Platform Startup

The Beijing-based 3D gaming platform E-City Sky has been acquired by the major Chinese gaming portal Duowan. That’s according to Cleme...

  • April 23, 2012
  • at 1:30 pm
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How Much Has Lei Jun Invested in China? Hint: It’s a Lot

This is a part of our TechCrunch Disrupt Beijing 2011 event coverage. After talking about his Xiaomi phone a bit earlier, Lei Jun moved on t...

  • November 1, 2011
  • at 1:30 pm
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