Fri, December 10, 2010

Microblog wave sweeps China

The most expensive micro blog entries costing nearly 4000 yuan

Imagine paying nearly 4 thousand yuan, or about 600 US dollars, just to keep your friends updated through Weibo, China's version of Twitter. Full story

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Sina Weibo service

Internet portal Sina.com claimed victory in battle for China's micro-blog market, announcing it has 50 million registered users of its Twitter-like service after 14 months of operation.

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