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Trends & Phenomenon

Chinese Media Entranced By Beautiful Girl In Red And Black

Chinese Media Entranced By Beautiful Girl In Red And Black

Off-the-wall, “weird” news” keep popping up in the papers. Does this confirm the Chinese media lacking “in-depth” news due to them being politically sensitive?

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Observations & Insights Of A Blog Blocked By China’s Great Firewall

Observations & Insights Of A Blog Blocked By China’s Great Firewall

ULN, the blogger of CHINAYOUREN English and Spanish-language blog about China currently blocked by China’s GFW, shares his insights into Chinese net censorship.

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Quail Breeder Lays Golden Egg… Will Forbes Curse Trash His Nest?

Quail Breeder Lays Golden Egg… Will Forbes Curse Trash His Nest?

Will quail breeder Liu Yongxing, hailed as a China working class rags-to-riches fairytale, be the next victim of the Forbes China’s richest list curse?

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English China Blogs Increasingly Translate Chinese Forum Content

English China Blogs Increasingly Translate Chinese Forum Content

Since chinaSMACK popped into the scene, other English China blogs have increasingly copied its formula of translating Chinese discussion forum news and content.

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More than microblogging – Twitter sees first Beijing TweetMeet and first marriage proposal!

More than microblogging – Twitter sees first Beijing TweetMeet and first marriage proposal!

Note: Contributing Editor David Feng will be posting a more detailed follow up post on the 1st Beijing TweetMeet, coming soon to CN Reviews. Anyone who pooh-poohs... 

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New generation of Chinese (IT) bloggers are up to something new

New generation of Chinese (IT) bloggers are up to something new

The Chinese Blogger Conference was the first grass-roots bloggers’ conference of its kind in China. I went to this event in Hangzhou last year for the first... 

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