http://www.techinasia.com/why-alibaba-invest-sina-weibo/ Yesterday we learned that the rumors that had been swirling for months were true: e-commerce giant Alibaba has invested a huge chunk of cash ($586 million) in the microblogging service Sina Weibo.
We’ve done an awful lot of talking about weibo real-name registration here at Tech in Asia, because it’s both interesting and important. But one thing we haven’t talked about is how Sina’s half-assed approach to the real name rules has affected how many people are actually using the site. More: http://www.techinasia.com/real-registration-affected-sina-weibo/
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