One Chinese Gamer Has Kept His Game Point Cards For Over 10 Years

Pre-paid charge cards for video games have been around for ages. They had them for NeoPets, they had them for Nexon games such as Gunbound, and they're super useful—but only until the points run out. But for one Chinese gamer, his collection of old point cards may just win him a brand new smartphone. » 3/31/14 6:00am 3/31/14 6:00am

The China portion's a bit off but it suffices. sort of. Youtube was blocked in China following what was a string of violence which would be known as the Urumuqi Riots in 2009. This effectively led to ban in Social media including Youtube and stricter controls on Internet access.

As to videos having to be vetted...They… » 3/20/14 2:15am 3/20/14 2:15am

Chinese Internet Slang May Destabilize Country, Says One Official

Internet slang for the most part is, well, meaningless but interesting slang. In China, one phrase from the giant internet lexicon that is Chinese slang has been called out as a phrase that may cause the social apocalypse, at least according to the vice-president of Guangzhou's Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. » 3/17/14 7:00am 3/17/14 7:00am