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LightInTheBox.com will get IPO by year end

eCommerce site, LightInTheBox.com, will get IPO by the end of this year, said an investment banking source.  The company was found by Alan GUO, the former CSO of Google China, Xin WEN and Liang ZHANG in 2007.  It sells products from China to consumers all over the world.  It has customers in over 200 countries worldwide, mainly […]

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New Domain, New Logo, Sina Weibo Goes 'Independent' Tomorrow

Sina’s Weibo (microblogging) service will officially goes ‘independent’ tomorrow. The official announcement from Sina says from tomorrow (7th April 2011), Weibo service (on t.sina.com.cn & t.sina.cn) will be auto redirected to weibo.com and weibo.cn for wap user. Launched in August 2009, Sina Weibo acquired its first 50 millions users within first 14 months and it […]

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Planet of the Apps Asia, 8-10 June Singapore

In the fast moving world of mobile apps, everyone related to it is trying to make that killer app to overthrow those Angry Birds. To help people get up to speed with the latest thinking, technology and meet relevant people, Terrapinn, the organizers of Planet of the Apps Asia 2011, is bringing together the world’s […]

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Mediatek – making a comeback with Android ??

MediaTek Inc., Taiwan’s biggest chip designer, had a tough year last year. It used to dominate the low-end mobile phone market. But its market share dropped significantly last year as its rival, Shanghai based Spreadtrum, launched a stable and lower price product. This year, it is hedging its bet on Android phone. Can it make […]

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Weiguan, the Chinese Qik

Just like Qik which recently got acquired by Skype, Weiguan (meaning look-on in Chinese) enables mobile phones (and webcam) users to record and stream videos in real time. With Weiguan, you can use mobile phones to record the video and get it live streamed anytime and anywhere as along as 3G or Wifi is available. […]