Posted: February 9, 2012 Filed under: China, Chinese Culture, Chinese Media, Gadgets, Xiaomi 小米 | Tags: spring festival, startup asia, wang lijun
After almost a month of silence, the two punks are back with their bad mouths and over-generalizations.
In this episode, Charlie and John catch up after a period of involuntary silence to talk about Startup Asia, Wang Lijun, Xiaomi, as well as the gut-wrenching Spring Festival and accompanied headache-inducing Festival Gala on CCTV, et al.
Download or stream China Punks #5 here
Background and follow-up links:
Penn-Olson’s coverage of Startup Asia
Wang Lijun and his possible defection to the US:
China Geeks: High-Level Defection or Convenient Vacation? (with most recent update and great link juice)
Learn more about MIUI
Artman Talks with Kane Gao: WebOS vs Xiaomi
Charlie’s Video Review
Book of Knowledge Entry
Charlie’s Spring Festival for Danwei.org (seriously, how does this guy do so much?)