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China’s Weibo sets IPO share price low at $17 per share

The microblogging powerhouse sells nearly a quarter less shares than anticipated.

By April 16, 2014

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Amid censorship, China requires real-name use for video uploads

In a move that appears designed to limit anonymous free speech, the government orders all people to use their real names when uploading videos to the Internet.

By January 21, 2014

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iPad mini spotted on Chinese microblogging site

Images that purport to be the rumoured small iPad have popped up online, and there's no rear camera.

By August 5, 2012

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Cybersecurity forces align as FireEye acquires Mandiant

The newly formed duo can now detect, prevent, and resolve breaches -- this could have ramifications for security firm competitors and governments accused of spying on their citizens and allies.

By January 2, 2014

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Vietnam: Criticize government on social media and go to jail

The Southeast Asian nation is serving up harsh penalties, including fines and prison time, to people who post "propaganda against the state" on Facebook, Twitter, and other sites.

By November 29, 2013

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China's government takes on microblogs, blogs, online forums

With ever-increasing restrictions on online activity, Chinese authorities are trying to make Internet service providers act as Web police for the government.

By June 7, 2012

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Twitter buys microblogging site Posterous

Twitter acquires the simple blog platform, a rival to Tumblr, but discloses no terms of the deal.

By March 12, 2012

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Twitter on TV: The next microblogging deals frontier?

Twitter envisions itself displacing the canonical water cooler for TV discussion; now it just needs to make some deals.

By October 26, 2011

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Tumblr an online powerhouse, hits 15B monthly pageviews

The microblogging service is also currently servicing 120 million unique visitors each month, according to its founder and CEO David Karp.

By January 23, 2012

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For Chinese communists, only RedPad, not iPad, will do

But the party's Android-based RedPad Number One is definitely not intended for the proletariat--not with a $1,600 price tag.

By January 19, 2012