Edison Chen



For China’s Web Portals, Controversy Sells

The Wall Street Journal looks at the role of China's web portals in the recent spate of Internet scandals: Take the scandal known in China as "Tigergate." In the fall, a farmer in China's Shaanxi province spied a wild South...

Internet Exposure Shifts Balance of Power

Xinhua says that the recent scandals over forged photos of the South China Tiger and the extracurricular activities of Hong Kong celebrities show us the power of the Internet in helping netizens get their voices heard: From fake...

Baidu Slammed Over Porn Pics

While Hong Kong authorities start cracking down on those involved in spreading nude photos from Edison Chen's party, Beijing also shows its fist, according to Xinhua News Agency: Web search engine Baidu.com was asked this week...

Forbes’ Take on the Hong Kong Photo Scandal

Forbes has written an interesting piece on the Hong Kong celebrity photo scandal, in essence, explaining its importance to western audiences: It's been called the equivalent of the 9/11 disaster for the Hong Kong entertainment...

In the new China, Sex Can Still be the Stuff of Scandal

Xinran, the author of The Good Women of China, comments on the recent event of stolen Sex Photos of Hong Kong Stars. She said sex is one of the old taboo topics in China. From The Guardian: An argument is raging in China over...

Nude Photo Suspect Freed After Hong Kong Outcry

From SignOnSanDiego.com: A jobless Hong Kong man, detained for weeks and denied bail in the city's nude celebrity photo scandal was released on Friday following a public outcry that he was unfairly victimised by police. Chung...



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