The world’s new superhero: Captain China

Alia | June 4th, 2012 - 4:52 am

Captain China is intended as “a propaganda-styled comic series aimed at capturing the main-stream consciousness of China.”

Infographic: Apps ripped off by Tencent, China’s tech copycat empire

Alia | April 16th, 2012 - 11:47 pm

Every iPhone or Andriod app that Tencent has copied is put side by side in an infographic. The amazing thing is that Tencent’s copycats oftentimes rank higher than the original in app store.

Tencent, king of tech copycat, released Chinese Draw Something

Alia | March 30th, 2012 - 7:40 pm
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Tencent is fast, as always, to copy. The move is anything but a surprise given that most of Tencent’s products are copycats. The newest one on list is a Chinese version of Draw Something , the hottest app on earth right now. Tencent named the app “Guess Guess”.

When copycat becomes cultural norm in China: Foreign movie posters ripped off

Alia | March 3rd, 2012 - 4:32 am
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Chinese movie posters that are almost identical copies of foreign movie posters.

Dior sells liquor in China

Alia | February 7th, 2012 - 2:11 am
Dior liquor

A famous Chinese liquor brand, Lang Jiu, uses Dior J’adore Eau de Perfume bottle to sell its white spirit.