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Renren CEO Acknowledges His Only Profitable Business, Online Gaming, Is Declining
Renren Games, the online gaming business of Chinese social network Renren, began a mass layoff — it is reported it’s about 50% – 60% of some 700 employees — from early this month. Joseph Chen, CEO of...
- Posted 26 days ago
Renren Rumored to Sell All Unprofitable Services Including the Facebook Clone
It is rumored that Renren is looking to sell all businesses except Renren Games, the only profitable business the company has. All the unprofitable include the Facebook clone Renren.com, the rest of Nuomi Baidu hasn’t taken,...
- Posted 50 days ago
Renren Report: 90% of Users Access Mobile Internet Via Mobile Devices On Daily Basis
Ader Mobile, the mobile ad platform run by Renren, surveyed 1,040 Chinese mobile netizens (aged between 15 to 64) in Q2 2013. According to this study, mobile devices is becoming an indispensable part of our daily life...
- Posted 91 days ago
Once Reigning Social Game Happy Farm Bid Farewell
Screenshot of Happy Farm Happy Farm, one of the hottest social games ever in China, was removed from RenRen platform yesterday. Renren responded that this decision is made by the developer of this game, Five Minutes, as Renren...
- Posted 112 days ago
Flurry Tests the Water in China, Partnering with Renren Games
Mobile app analytics service Flurry and Renren Games, the online gaming business of Renren, announced a partnership today. Game developers will be able to access a Chinese version of Flurry Analytics and AppSpot on Renren Games platform. Flurry...
- Posted 141 days ago
Facebook’s Potential IPO Filing Pushes RenRen Shares Up 50%
The Wall Street Journal reported that RenRen’s (NYSE:RENN) shares spiked more than 50% on the NYSE over the past two days, piggy backing off the monstrous valuation set for Facebook’s prospective IPO. It last closed at US$5.55,...
- Posted 679 days ago
Seriously, Do We Need That Many of Tumblr? The New Players Include RenRen and NetEase
We did a roundup about Chinese liker/copies of Tumblr last month, but certainly, the love to Tumblr has not come to the end. Three new players are now in the market, including the leading Chinese social network,...
- Posted 825 days ago
Renren Signs Agreement with MSN
Today in Shanghai, Reuters reported that Renren one of China’s dominant social networks, signed an agreement with Microsoft’s MSN messenger to co-operate. The co-operation centres on enhancing the integration between the two services. Both platforms will have...
- Posted 840 days ago