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2011-03-14 08:30:00

BEIJING, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China's online video market has maintained a compound annual growth rate of 74 per cent in the past three years. Analysts predict that the market growth rate may reach over 100 percent in the following two years. According to the user experience list of China's websites performance (Jan. 1, 2011-Jan. 31, 2011) released by Gomez, a division of Compuware Corporation, 56.com ranks the first and leads other rivals across the country by a large...

2009-09-14 08:00:00

BEIJING, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The largest video sharing website in China, 56.com launched its video content C-C platform 56KanKan. In this platform, the original video authors, video makers, and copyright owners can upload video through 56KanKan and benefit from the payment of users. 56KanKan an innovative business model never before attempted in the video website industry, meanwhile, it can reduce the risk of copyright infringement, while also promoting the activity of...

2009-03-23 07:00:00

Superior VideoDNA Technology Enables Content Management and Better Ad Targeting SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Vobile, the leading provider of video content identification and management services, today announced the full commercial deployment of its VideoDNA content identification and management system with 56.com, one of the largest and most popular video sharing websites in China. The Vobile VideoDNA system augments 56.com's robust online video infrastructure with...

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This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.