Facebook has signed a deal with search engine Baidu to launch a Chinese Web site, reports out of the country claim.
According to Sohu News (translated page), which cited anonymous sources, the two companies will deliver a new site that is not running on or connected to Facebook.com. The report didn't say how Baidu would come into play, but given that company's reach--it operates the most popular search engine in China--it could help the new site get off the ground quite quickly.
Even so, Facebook's reported move into China would be quite interesting. Currently, the social … Read more