This Day in History: Weibo Launched in China

Weibo’s start came at a turbulent time as both Twitter and Fanfou were temporarily blocked in June 2009.

by Ryan Gandolfo, 14 August 2020

WeChat and Weibo Just Got More Strict on Content Rules

Goodbye spam accounts and plagiarists.

by Rakini Bergundy, 30 July 2020

Several High-Fashion Brands Under Fire Over Major T-Shirt Errors

Versace, Coach and Givenchy all went viral on Weibo after releasing similar T-shirts with offensive design errors that undermine the ‘One China’ policy.

by Herlina Liu, 13 August 2019

Study Shows That Sharing on Social Media Impacts Memory

A study done by Beijing University and Cornell University reveals that reposting on social media negatively impacts learning and memory.

by Justine Lopez, 29 April 2016

Beijing Driver Slapped During Severe Case of Road Rage

A video capturing the incident went viral, sparking outrage throughout China.

by Justine Lopez, 19 April 2016

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