We Are Social Asia Tuesday Tuneup #163

Mar 03, 15 We Are Social Asia Tuesday Tuneup #163

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China’s social network sites remove fake accounts An estimated 60,000 fake accounts have been removed by Sina Weibo , WeChat and QQ — China’s top social media sites. This comes after the country’s State Internet Information Office (SIIO) implemented new regulations to “promote the healthy development of the internet industry”....

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We Are Social Asia Tuesday Tuneup #162

Feb 24, 15 We Are Social Asia Tuesday Tuneup #162

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China’s Lunar New Year TV show gives away cash through social media In a twist to the traditional red packets that are given out during Lunar New Year, China’s state TV extravaganza gave away cash to viewers via platforms like WeChat and Weibo . The 5-hour Chinese New Year’s Eve TV show gave away RMB 500million in cash during the...

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We Are Social Asia Tuesday TuneUp #133

Jul 22, 14 We Are Social Asia Tuesday TuneUp #133

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Alibaba launches new social network China’s biggest e-commerce company, Alibaba , has launched an Instagram-type social network where users can tag brands that appear in photos. Users can also follow brands and friends, and share their photos on  other social networks like Sina Weibo. The social network, called Fun, is built into...

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