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BEIJING, Nov 27- Microsoft Corp. has made it harder to monitor calls and chats over its Skype phone service in China, a freedom of expression advocacy group said, as the Chinese government steps up censorship of the Internet.
SHANGHAI Nov 27- In a small research lab in Palo Alto, California, flanked by Hewlett-Packard Co and Stanford University, China's largest electronics retailer is learning how to compete online.
*Sina Q3 net income up 157 pct to $25.4 mln, beating estimates of $22.8 mln. *Sina guided Q4 adjusted net revenue of $190- 194 mln.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 12- Chinese Internet company Sina Corp reported profit in the third quarter more than doubled from a year ago, due to strong revenue growth from its Weibo microblogging service. In the three months ended September 30, Sina's adjusted net revenue increased 22 percent from a year ago to $179.9 million.
Fiscal fear fatigue. That's what it seems like on the Street.
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 15- Around midnight on Christmas Eve of 2009, a handful of employees at Twitter received an unconventional holiday greeting from Dick Costolo, then the chief operating officer.
**LAKELAND INDUSTRIES INC, $5.70, up 37 pct. The safety gear retailer's second-quarter earnings more than doubled to $4.2 million, or 74 cents per share, helped by higher revenue from the United States and China and lower operating expenses.
**INTEL CORP, $23.22, up 2.6 pct. **GSV CAPITAL CORP, $13.77, up 13 pct. The investment management firm holds more than $37 million stock of Twitter Inc, which filed for an initial public offering on Thursday.
**FACEBOOK INC, Thursday close $44.75, up 1 pct premarket. **INTEL CORP, Thursday close $22.63, up 2 pct premarket. The brokerage raised its price target on the stock to $30 from $27.
**FACEBOOK INC, Thursday close $44.75, up 1 pct premarket. **SINA CORP, Thursday close $84.99, up 3 pct premarket. **SANGAMO BIOSCIENCES INC, Thursday close $10.50, up 5 pct premarket.
**FACEBOOK INC, Thursday close $44.75, up 1 pct premarket. **SINA CORP, Thursday close $84.99, up 3 pct premarket. **ANALOGIC CORP, Thursday close $79.72, up 3 after market.
TIANJIN, China, Sept 12- In a modern office building on the outskirts of the Chinese city of Tianjin, rows of censors stare at computer screens. Their mission: delete any post on Sina Weibo, China's version of Twitter, deemed offensive or politically unacceptable.
*Near-simultaneous launch in China a first for Apple. Sept 6- Chinese telecom carriers China Unicom Hong Kong Ltd and China Telecom Corp Ltd will carry Apple Inc's newest iPhone models within days of their launch in Beijing next week as the U.S. technology giant tries to regain lost ground in its second-biggest market by releasing the phones faster.
China has detained a well-known Chinese-American microblogger and angel investor as Beijing rolls out a new campaign to "purify" the country's social media, writes Kathrin Hille.
Xiaomi is better known globally as China's answer to Apple Inc, an image that billionaire Lei Jun has fostered since he founded the company in 2011 by dressing in the black tops, jeans and sneakers favoured by the late Steve Jobs.
There are compelling reasons to believe in Apple and Facebook, Ryan Jacob of the Jacob Internet Fund says.
Chinese Internet stocks have been incredibly strong recently, and the lighting struck Youku Todou on Friday.
*Apple's sharp drop in China revenue puzzling. GUANGZHOU, China/ SEOUL, July 26- Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook believes that "over the arc of time" China is a huge opportunity for his pathbreaking company. Apple Inc this week said its revenue in Greater China, which also includes Hong Kong and Taiwan, slumped 43 percent to $4.65 billion from the previous quarter.
Chinese Internet stocks have been incredibly strong recently, and the bulls came back to Sina yesterday.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.