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Chinese President Xi's Steamed Buns Still Roiling Weibo

China Digital Times | Posted 12.01.2014 | World

User Generated, Censor Chosen Keywords on Weibo is a monthly feature produced by China Digital Times for The WorldPost. Comfort food--with the pre...

What If You Had To Use Your Real Name On Twitter?

Reuters | Sui-Lee Wee | Posted 05.16.2012 | Technology

By Sui-Lee Wee BEIJING (Reuters) - Living in one of the world's most heavily censored societies, Wang Yong enjoys anonymously venting h...

Deadline For Real Names Looms Over Chinese Twitter

Reuters | Posted 05.12.2012 | Technology

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China's Sina Corp estimates 60 percent of the users of its popular microblogging Weibo platform would have registered their real ...

'Tweeting' Exploded In China Last Year

Reuters | Posted 03.16.2012 | Technology

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Use of microblogging in China quadrupled in 2011 compared with the previous year, with nearly half of all Chinese Internet users ...

China Increases Control Over Microblogs

AP | By ALEXA OLESEN | Posted 12.16.2011 | Technology

BEIJING -- Beijing authorities on Friday ordered Internet microblogs to require users to register with their real names, a tightening of rules aimed a...

‘Twitter Of China’ Attracts Bill Gates, Maria Sharipova, Tom Cruise

Posted 11.16.2011 | Technology

By Melanie Lee SHANGHAI (Reuters) - What do the International Monetary Fund, Louis Vuitton and Unilever have in common? They are the among a clu...