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  1. Lifestyle - Books - CHINA

    Book review: Two Billion Eyes- the Story of China Central Television

    Posted Nov 18th 2012, 12:00am by Kit Gillet

    ... there is perhaps nothing more powerful (or scary) than a state-controlled television network with a near-monopoly on the airwaves and the spread of news and discourse. Step forward CCTV. According to Ying Zhu, roughly two-thirds of all television hours in China are spent watching CCTV, with the network owning more than a dozen channels and granted exclusive coverage rights to major national ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - TECHNOLOGY

    Macau casinos, major Hong Kong companies look at facial recognition

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 05:08am by Lana Lam

    ... to offer the small palm-sized black box that connects to an existing CCTV system. NEC's Hong Kong managing director, Elsa Wong Yuk-kuen, branded the device a "secret" for retailers ...

  3. Business - China Business - CONSUMER RIGHTS

    Nikon pulls D600 on mainland after Consumer Day expose

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 07:17pm

    ... to black spots on the image. Complaints have surfaced not only on the mainland but in Europe and the United States, where customers are pursuing a class-action lawsuit over the D600’s defects. CCTV ... confirmed that the company would halt direct sales of the model. The company recently released an upgraded model, the D610. The CCTV report came on World Consumer Rights Day, an annual occasion ...

  4. Lifestyle - Technology - MOBILE TECHNOLOGY

    A made-in-China operating system rises to take on Android and iOS

    Posted Jan 21st 2014, 11:22am by Jeremy Blum

    ... Speculation and debate about the necessity and value of COS have hit the internet. A CCTV report on the operating system attracted nearly eight thousand comments on Sina Weibo, and many members ...

  5. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - COMEDY

    'Laowai Style'- One American's mission to share the power of comedy in China

    Posted Dec 13th 2013, 09:10am by Jeremy Blum

    ... and a feature on state media CCTV. Appell’s first video, a rambunctious play on Korean rapper Psy’s hit song  Gangnam Style, appeared online October 2012. Dubbed Laowai Style, the song was a tribute ...

  6. News - China Insider - ENTERTAINMENT

    Celebrity power couple Faye Wong, Li Yapeng divorce after eight years of marriage

    Posted Sep 13th 2013, 09:05pm by Shirley Zhao Xiaoying

    ... State-owned CCTV also put the news on its Weibo page. Citing an anonymous source said to be close to Li, it said the couple had signed a divorce agreement in Urumqi , Xinjiang , where Li was born, ...

  7. Lifestyle - Technology - Rise of the machines

    Technology threatens cheap labour after adoption of minimum wage

    Posted Aug 16th 2013, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... with installation of more closed-circuit televisions [CCTV], can allow managers to cut down on security personnel," Kwong says. "Instead of having several people guarding various exits and making floor patrols, you just need one person monitoring all the CCTV." At some blocks, residents must insert an electronic ID card to activate the lift, while other building managers ...

  8. News - China

    The iWatch's biggest enemy: Existing Chinese trademarks

    Posted Jul 04th 2013, 04:59pm by Jeremy Blum

    ... the rights to the “iWatching” name until 2020 under various classifications, most of which are related to CCTV surveillance or home security. One of the classifications, however, is “computer ...

  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - POSTCARD NEW YORK

    Postcard: New York

    Posted May 19th 2013, 12:00am by Richard James Havis

    ... to show the influence of documentary techniques on feature filmmaking. Documentary filmmaking didn't properly arrive on the mainland until 1988, when China Central Television (CCTV) made ... or at least know people in it. "Some were even made using CCTV equipment and resources. So those who work within the system are exposed to them. They find them very courageous, and very cutting ...

  10. News - China

    China cracks down on opinion-leading blogs

    Posted Aug 21st 2013, 10:04am by Associated Press

    ... - such as People’s Daily, Xinhua and CCTV - as well as party newspapers at provincial and municipal levels had formed “a national microblogging team” to guide public opinion on breaking news and sensitive ...




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