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Social Games: Are Chinese More Competitive Than Westerners?

Social Games: Are Chinese More Competitive Than Westerners?

The new China Social Games blog provides coverage on the hottest games, networks, & trends on Facebook & especially the hot & growing online market in China.

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iPartment: Hot Teen Girls Want to Move In With You, Online

iPartment: Hot Teen Girls Want to Move In With You, Online

Review of the online virtual world game, iPartment or “love apartment” (in Chinese), where young Chinese girls decorate homes and “live with” their boyfriends.

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Top 4 Reasons Why Chinese Social Networking Is Different

Top 4 Reasons Why Chinese Social Networking Is Different

Why is China’s social network site dominated by local domestic Chinese players while foreigners have little success? Do Chinese netizens use SNS differently?

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The Good, Bad, & Ugly Of Trains, Youth, Politics, Dissidents & CCTV

The Good, Bad, & Ugly Of Trains, Youth, Politics, Dissidents & CCTV

CNR’s Weekly Review highlights some of the most interesting and can’t miss blog posts from the English China blogosphere. This week: June 14-20, 2009.

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Gang Lu: The Dragon’s Web & Asian Internet

Gang Lu: The Dragon’s Web & Asian Internet

Gang Lu’s presentation at Barcamp Shanghai 2009, was an ambitious overview of the state of the internet for both China and greater Asia (including Japan and... 

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John Fan: The China Internet Market For Taiwanese Companies

John Fan: The China Internet Market For Taiwanese Companies

John Fan introduced his Facebook Application development company, Cardinal Blue Software, along with their headline app/game, Friend Stock, at Barcamp Shanghai 2009,... 

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China SNS Gaming Applications: What’s Next?

China SNS Gaming Applications: What’s Next?

Mini-case study on Chinese social networking service gaming trends, with insights from focus groups of China bloggers on what SNS games of the future should be.

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The Wisdom of the Crowds, The Folly of the Mobs

The Wisdom of the Crowds, The Folly of the Mobs

As a pseudo-geek, my RSS Reader includes a subscription to the almighty TechCrunch, an influential blog that covers the internet and tech industry. I woke up today... 

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Plus Eight Star Intro to Asian Social Networks and Social Applications

Plus Eight Star Intro to Asian Social Networks and Social Applications

Via Andrew Chen (via Noah Kagan) I found this great presentation by Benjamin Joffe, managing director of Plus Eight Star Ltd. Many of the stats below are known by... 

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