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  • Kaifu Lee Tracks How Many Of His Weibo Posts Have Been Deleted

    Kaifu Lee Tracks How Many Of His Weibo Posts Have Been Deleted

    Former Google China head, Kaifu Lee, has been tracking how many times his Weibo posts on Tencent and Sina have been censored and deleted, and has helpfully made a graph of the past 8 months. The outspoken investor has had his tweets deleted most often in the recent weeks because he was discussing the story on the 13,000 dead pigs found in a Shanghai river, as well as a session in the… Read More

  • The HTC Status/Salsa Facebook Phone Lands In China As The HTC Weike Sina Weibo Phone

    The HTC Status/Salsa Facebook Phone Lands In China As The HTC Weike Sina Weibo Phone

    Facebook is the largest social networking site in, well, the world. But not in China. Facebook and Twitter are blocked by China’s Great Firewall. The micro-blogging service Sina Weibo is the whip in China. HTC knows its market and therefore slightly retooled the Status/Salsa for the China market. Gone is the Facebook logo and a Weibo burning eye logo is on the dedicated button instead. Read More