Internet in China: Weibo, the Chinese twitter. Weibo is very similar to Twitter yet Weibo is def. more focused on entertainment business. Now, more and more officers, companies, even police stations start to have a weibo account to enjoy the convenient communication.
An once very popular media that is similar to Facebook in China. Though Facebook has been doing fine, Renren has lost its attraction to many young people due to the increasing popularity of other forms of new media tools.
Two leading social / new media apps in China. In China, the line between social media and new media is rather not clear. WeChat starts as a social tool, and then the developers decide to offer features such as public account and subscription, so WeChat is an important tool for new media now as well. Weibo started as a new media - social media tool. Now, many people use it as a social tool as well.
Dianping is a website that is similar to Yelp. Here, the media relies on common people's review, rather than the shops & restaurants or the website itself. This form of media in a sense enhanced the credibility of the content of this website.