Internet launches in China

Wen-Wei Wang and Matt Roberts of, out of stealth mode

Thomas Crampton writes:, the wildly successful blog aggregation purchased by The New York Times in 2005 ... quietly launched a Chinese version of the site, The China entry is’s first wholly-owned international version. Their Japan site,, is run under a licensing agreement...

...The launch has been led by Matt Roberts, the general manager and longtime veteran of the China media scene, and Wen-Wei Wang, who worked at for seven years before signing on as vice president for technology for’s China launch.

The above is excerpted from an interview with former Dow Jones chief Matt Roberts who is leading's Chinese operations. Crampton also has a related post titled 14 China Internet insights learned launching

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Oh my goodness--are you the "Big Red Lobster" I went to Orchid Island with 20 years ago?

More later, perhaps....


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