New Chinese dating website: LoveTown.cn.
Notice that they have two white people making out on the front page:
It’s interesting to compare the profile pics here with, say, ones in Friendster.
Today we’re featuring a Taiwanese import recommended by the good folks over at PostShow, it’s a blog called 85階公廁 (85th Level Potty*). Here’s an excerpt from a post that features 一坨大便的故事 (the Story of Mr. Poop*):
* I’m using liberal translations in this post to convey humor.
The geeks have invaded Redmond! CNET (US/CN) reports that Microsoft research has “developed a prototype e-mail program in which cubicle dwellers can wade through e-mail and delete messages using their feet.”
In case you haven’t seen it before, this is a DDR pad in action:
What’s interesting is that of…
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芙蓉姐姐 (Sister Hibiscus) made waves on the Chinese internet in mid-2005 for posting photographs of herself posing semi-provocatively accompanied by narcissistic commentary. The caveat was that she was not particular attractive to say the least. The hype and press started within the BeiDa and TsingHua BBSs, where the original posts were, and spread to most of the major news sites, even…
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The Chinese web’s take on the very American idea: try before you buy. By signing up, you get to try out free deals from other websites – there are limits though, on the number of free deals per period and a mandate for leaving your opinion afterwards.