German-based developer Goodgame Studios announced last week that it will be the first European company to partner with Chinese software company Qihoo 360.
Internet Penetration Rate51.7%
China is often called a land of contradictions, and its tech industry is no different. Yes, the middle kingdom is the source of some hackers and copycats, but it’s also the source of some startling innovation, one of the world’s most unique and vibrant internet cultures, and some of the most passionate techies and gamers in the universe. China’s internet may be censored but that hasn’t stopped web, gaming, and mobile startups from springing up all over the country. Here at Tech in Asia we’ve got it all: the good, the bad, and the ugly. The hottest startups, the craziest copycats, and the darkest tales of censorship in Asia.
Country data primarily sourced from World Bank's Data Bank.
Android’s firm hold on the market has only grown stronger. Baidu says Android has 79 percent market share in China, up from 73 percent one year earlier.
The post-TI4 Chinese Dota 2 shuffle: here are the rosters for iG, VG, Newbee, and LGD—DK looking for new players
Looks like there was some truth to the leaked rosters after all!
Individuals have free speech, groups are gagged: Harvard study shines light on China’s internet censorship
You can say pretty much whatever you want on Chinese social media without fear of being censored, as long as you don’t say it in unison with a collective group.
The deputy minister of China’s MIIT says 52.5 percent of Chinese internet users now shop online – about 332 million in total.
Reddit user cecilzly has posted a screenshot of what seems to be a text message, which he claims is a leak of VG's, iG's, and LGD’s new rosters.
Check out this video with Chinese LOL and Dota players talking about each others' games, and the rivalry between them.
China's LOL servers seem to be undergoing a rise in the number of players using DDOS tools to cheat by booting all their opponents from the game.
China’s next attempt at a mobile homegrown desktop operating system is slated for an October debut. Here's why it might actually work.
China's Ministry of Culture is meeting today to discuss clearer rules for gambling in mobile games.
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Ouya struggled in the West but is now looking to China, with new partner Xiaomi. Might the cheaper console emulate the success of the affordable smartphone?
China's all-the-rage phone maker Xiaomi has just partnered with Ouya to get a dedicated channel on Xiaomi's smart TVs and set-top boxes.
What's it like to live the life of a Starcraft pro in Beijing? Take a peek for yourself!
China's LPL Summer2014 Playoff semifinals have started! Check inside for a live English stream.
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