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Internet Usage In China Soars Thanks To Mobile Devices
2013-01-15 09:09:51

Internet usage in China soared last year, as the country saw 51 million more surfers added in 2012 over 2011, representing a 10% increase. All told, some 564 million Chinese citizens logged onto the Internet in 2012, the majority of whom did so from their mobile devices.

63M Users Skirt Chinese Facebook, Twitter Ban
2012-09-28 21:46:05

When parents forbid their kids from an activity, those kids are bound to find a way to take part anyway. That's apparently what happened when China banned social networking sites including Facebook and Twitter from the population.


Word of the Day
gazingstock
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.
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