04/15/2013, Being able to fund your gaming addiction is pretty difficult, especially if you don’t have the means to keep up with it, which results in your competitors beating you on a regular basis due to the fact you can’t afford better gear. But a 19-year-old Chinese man thought turning into a drug dealer would give him the cash he needed in order to buy better in-game gear in an MMORPG […]
03/29/2013, We’ve published a number of stories of gamers around the world who had their lives cut too short after spending way too many hours at local Internet cafes. But you rarely hear similar stories of gamers practically living at an Internet cafe for several years, and that’s exactly what we have in the following story. Li Meng has reportedly more or less been living at an Internet cafe near Changchun for […]
12/28/2012, When I visit a zoo or anywhere else animals are the main attraction, I can’t help but to snap a few photos to later view and remind myself of my recent visit. One thing I don’t do is have my phone so close to an animal that they can snatch it out of my hand and eat it, which is exactly what happened to the Chinese tourist in the following […]
10/12/2011, If you’re in the market for a new e-reader device, Chinese e-reader manufacturer, Onyx, has outed the Onyx Boox i62 e-reader device. Based on the picture alone we can’t help but feel that there are some glaring similarities between the Onyx Boox i62 and Apple’s iPad, but putting that aside, it does look like a rather sleek device.
06/07/2011, It looks like Twitter could have a serious competitor on the horizon – or maybe not. Sina Weibo, China’s own version of Twitter has announced its plans to make its microblogging service available in English within the next two to three months. Sina Weibo, the “Chinese Twitter”, was created in response to Twitter being banned in China and has over 140 million users (Twitter has over 200 million users). Both […]
11/23/2010, Dairy farming is a rapidly growing industry in China, turning it into a major new source of greenhouse gas emissions. The Huishan Dairy in northeast China is currently trying to change this by installing the world’s largest system for generating electricity by collecting methane gas emitted by fermenting cow manure. The new system will prevent methane, which is 23 times more potent than carbon dioxide as a greenhouse gas, from […]
06/10/2010, Skype Mobile for Verizon subscribers has been updated to boast a new interface, along with support for Korean and Simplified Chinese languages, helping the service communicate better with more people around the world. The new user interface offers a drop-down menu with flags for international dialing. Other good news comes in the form that while Skype Mobile is currently only available on 12 Verizon smartphones, it’ll soon be available for […]
12/09/2009, It is a bit strange to see the iQue DSi arrive in China this coming December 15th where it will be bundled with a copy of Nintendogs (why didn’t they come up with a special Chow Chow edition where you can eat your pet once you’re done?) alongside 1,000 DSi starter points to get you up and running right out of the box. With Labrador and Friends in Chinese, this […]