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.
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.
niyouqian (transliteration: “you have money”) is social software that involves your monetary transactions. E.g. Your boss gave you 100$ for Chinese New Year, and then people comment on it.
Note from PostShow: here’s the logo they copied:
A place to share audio/podcasts. The catch? Multiple peer one-line reviews.
Their goal (roughly translated) is to provide a free place where you can create and share your own internet tv or radio channel. Think TiVo + uploaded content. Copyright issues? Bah.
You sign up. You lend stuff to others. There’s also social 圈子 (circles) for sharing things.