fastcompany:

Happy Chinese New Year! Our February cover story takes you inside The Social(ist) Networks and the battle for the world’s biggest market.
China’s fake Facebooks started as mere copycats but now drive innovation  in advertising and gaming. They’ve also built something unique in their  country: a place where people can find love, speak out, and be whoever  they want to be.
Related: Behind the Great Firewall of China. YouTube = Youku? Websites and Their Chinese Equivalents

It’s true, China makes its own version of everything.

fastcompany:

Happy Chinese New Year! Our February cover story takes you inside The Social(ist) Networks and the battle for the world’s biggest market.

China’s fake Facebooks started as mere copycats but now drive innovation in advertising and gaming. They’ve also built something unique in their country: a place where people can find love, speak out, and be whoever they want to be.

Related: Behind the Great Firewall of China. YouTube = Youku? Websites and Their Chinese Equivalents

It’s true, China makes its own version of everything.