Daily Digital Pulse Of China: Sina Weibo, Qihoo, Twitter
Sina Weibo Stereotypes
Recent research from the Data Center of Chinese Internet (DCCI) reveals the user stereotypes of China's Twitter clone, Sina Weibo. According to their data, the average user is male (57,4%), higher educated (54% with bachelors degree) and married (62,41%). Moreover, 59% are from first and second tier cities.
Source: Resonance China
Qihoo's quad-core phone launches tomorrow
Xiaomi's mobile Phone Mi2 was supposed to be the cheapest quad-core smartphone. But tomorrow Chinese software company Qihoo 360 will launch its own one which is even cheaper. The yet unnamed Qihoo quad-core phone is made by the quite unknown manufactorer "Deovo" and will be available for 1,499 RMB. It will run with a customized version of Android 4.0 and it is expected that it is only compatible with China Mobile.
Source: Tech in Asia
Number of Chinese active Twitter Users exceed U.S
As reported by GlobalWebIndex the number of active Twitter users in China in Q2 accounts for 35.5 Milion. Thus the number of China's Twitter users exceed the U.S with 22.9 Million users. India is on China's tail with 33 Million users.
Source: China Internet Watch