Word of the Week: Chinternet

Chinternet: Contraction of “China” and “Internet”; the Internet with Chinese characteristics....

Netizen Voices: #In One Line, Prove You’re a Web Editor#

News on China’s Internet is restricted by a constant flow of directives from central government agencies, and China’s legions of website editors bear the heavy responsibility of making sure those directives are...

Apple, Weibo, and CCTV’s PR Nightmare

After an annual CCTV program last Friday criticized Apple for charging Chinese customers a fee to replace the back cover of iPhones, a service offered free of charge in other countries, netizens took to Sina Weibo to discuss the...

Netizen Voices: Guess Who?

MrWonder (琢磨先生), a well-followed Weibo user who claims to live in Saudi Arabia, recently posted a...


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