A coordinated attack at a Chinese train station has left at least 33 people dead -- now the country debates who's to blame.
Exclusive: Former Google CEO says Snowden helped us, but he broke the law.
Why it will be hard for the U.S. site to get comfortable there.
313 million netizens don't need the just-acquired chat tool -- they think they have a better one of their own.
A well-known blogger calls on the U.S. to deny visas to those responsible for China's Great Firewall.
Yes, young people are often a force for political change. But what kind, exactly?
Chinese loved to hate their space program -- until its mascot became a talking, web-savvy bunny.
A starlet discovers the hard way how much Hong Kongers dislike their mainland bretheren.
Netizens suffocating in smog have a new way to protest the negative effects of GDP growth.
Startling new findings suggest China's social media crackdown is working. But where are the users going?
Did a billionaire Chinese microblogger briefly return to the digital public square, just days after his release from confinement?
What James Madison (and the rest of the Founding Fathers) would have thought of the NSA and Edward Snowden.
Tips and tricks for getting out of Chinese prison early -- just in case.
Meet the 'Nu Stars,' the youngsters behind Nu Skin's Chinese subculture.
It's not just the billions of dollars or the packed concerts. Crowdfunding could also change Chinese politics.
Social media may be protesters' favorite weapon, but new research on Syria's revolution shows it can do as much harm as good.
And some of them were never allowed in history class.
China’s Communist Party got almost 2 million citizen complaints last year -- yet doesn’t seem to mind.
Think healthcare.gov is frustrating? Try buying a holiday train ticket from the only website in China allowed to sell rail passes.
With these awesome tweets, how can @TigerWoods and @JustinBieber not be following Xinhua?
In China, some lawyers and police still think drunkenness -- even condom-wearing -- excuses rape.
A Chinese professor bet that officials would disclose their assets -- then lost.
What big data tells us about next year’s crisis zones.
How the U.S. ambassador in Moscow is using social media to get his message out.
Eccentric multi-millionaire Chen Guangbiao's countrymen don't think he can -- or should -- buy the New York Times.
Why China's buzzing about President Xi Jinping's simple meal of steamed buns and pig innards.
Beijing's elegant suggestion to spread mobile technology in the countryside.