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More than a year in the making, a print project takes Science to the streets. 16 months, 53 restaurants and 7.235 kg of xiao long bao later…


Xiaomi just released a 400rmb HD video camera that competes with GoPro at less than half the price. We got our hands on one for a test...


Introducing Mrs. Zhang. Her shop is doing for quality craft beer in Shanghai what The Avocado Lady has done for white people food.


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MAY 2ND, 2015 - By SmSh

Eating, drinking, dancing, arting, and more -- here's your guide to keeping it totally max'ed out for May in Shanghai. Summer days are here to stay...

APR 30TH, 2015 - By Cindy Kuan

This week and next, Urban Aphrodite puts on a live performance of Chuck Palahniuk's Fight Club in the dank n' dirty bowels of Arkham.

APR 29TH, 2015 - By Rhiannon Florence

Here's 24 parks in Shanghai. Parks to picnic and chill, low key spots for dates or meditation, parks for running, parks for dogs.

APR 28TH, 2015 - By Ian Louisell

Talking with one of Shanghai's most eccentric characters about fashion, street photography, and how fashion bloggers get rich from stealing photos.

APR 27TH, 2015 - By Sacco

Sacco's top ten rock picks from this week’s festivals, with music from Killswitch Engage, Fallacy, Dinosaur Jr., Meat Sucks, SNH48, The Hives, and more....

APR 24TH, 2015 - By Rebekah Wilens

Checking out the shiny new Natural History Museum in the Jing'An Sculpture Park. Dino-bots, questions of life, and taxidermy love ensues.

APR 23RD, 2015 - By Raul Bernardi

A battle between Shanghai's raunchiest, most vile burgers. It's the bed-themed restaurant's two pound abortion vs. the Hollywood street burger...

APR 22ND, 2015 - By Ian Louisell

Escaping the mad city and reconnecting with your inner child in a forest less than an hour from downtown, for less than 100rmb. Bamboo and astronomy...

APR 21ST, 2015 - By Frances Arnold

Talking to some of the city's biggest gallery owners, directors, and moguls about the state of Shanghai's art scene and where our city stands in the world...

APR 20TH, 2015 - By Sacco

Music Monday highlights Shanghai’s only grime–centric party crew Push and Pull with tracks from Spooky, Limit’less, Princess Nyah, Jess Glynne, and...

APR 17TH, 2015 - By Christopher St Cavish

More than a year in the making, a print project takes Science to the streets. 16 months, 53 restaurants and 7.235 kg of xiao long bao later…

APR 16TH, 2015 - By Ian Louisell

Talking with some of Shanghai's youngest, most successful party promoters about marketing, brands, controversy, and EDM in China...

APR 15TH, 2015 - By Ian Louisell

At least eight music festivals happening in and around Shanghai this spring -- here's all the crucial details, lineups, ticket info, and more. SCORPIONS!

APR 15TH, 2015 - By Matsume Kai

SmartShanghai's advice columnist rides off into the sunset of motherhood and real world problems that don't involve where to find someone to have a...

APR 13TH, 2015 - By Ian Louisell

Some dudes decided to throw their own fashion week at seven different venues around Shanghai -- from C's to The Nest. DIY glam and the art of failure...

APR 13TH, 2015 - By Sacco

Music Monday’s 4th annual record store day release preview, with tracks from Black Dahlia Murder, Pulp, Brian Eno, BadBadNotGood, A$AP Rocky, and more. ...

APR 10TH, 2015 - By SmSh

Went down to Xintiandi and bought a bunch of tickets from the huangniu to see what's really good with fashion these days. Runways, street shots, and a few...

APR 9TH, 2015 - By SmSh

Going deep in the hood to try out the new WeChat start-up that lets you get homemade food from around the world delivered to your table.

APR 8TH, 2015 - By Frances Arnold

Talking to some of the city's biggest gallery owners, directors, and moguls about the state of Shanghai's art scene and where our city stands in the world...

APR 7TH, 2015 - By Ian Louisell

Driving down to Songjiang on the G15 to race some cheap cars at Shanghai's other professional circuit -- Tianmashan -- and have our own damn F1...

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GregPoisson on World Extreme Games Skate & BMX Finals Wednesday By Pearl Tower

Total waste of money, went on Friday, 100 Kaui and could not watch the climbing or Skateboarding cos they were in special VIP only areas. Organizers s..

Sanvean on [Characters]: Wang Lili, The Fashion Week Lady

urgh stop giving her more attention

dteeban on MIDI And Strawberry Full Lineup, Music Links, MIDI Transport Updates

Good choice on that "worst" link in the Wire. HOT LYRICS BABY lol

buckwurst on Spring 2015 Music Festival Guide

I think Wints Off Change might.