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Why Uber will fail in Jakarta, and why it won’t

Indonesia could be Uber's most challenging market yet. We figure out why.

By Joshua Kevin

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  • June 9, 2014
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How an entrepreneur with two failed ventures went on to clone Rocket Internet’s tech hub in Asia

What do you do when you're commanded by Rocket Internet to tear down a 160-person powerhouse tech ce...

By Joshua Kevin

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  • May 8, 2014
  • at 12:30 pm
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Founders, are you offering employee stock options?

Joshua Kevin is a former community manager for KakaoTalk Indonesia and blogger for Tech in Asia. He...

By Joshua Kevin

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  • November 29, 2013
  • at 5:15 pm
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Blackberry Messenger launches on iOS and Android. Now what?

As announced in Jakarta, Blackberry has launched its messaging app, BBM, on both iOS and Android. Th...

By Joshua Kevin

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  • September 30, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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How Asia’s messaging apps will blossom as mobile platforms

Joshua Kevin is a former blogger at Tech in Asia and former community manager at KakaoTalk Indonesia...

By Joshua Kevin

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  • September 17, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm

The Battlefield for Startup Asia Bandung is Ready. Are You?

Battlefield for Startup Asia Bandung 2012, our first ever open platform Hackathon, is ready for you,...

By Joshua Kevin

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  • October 8, 2012
  • at 7:15 pm

How Viki Turned Online Viewers into Offline Fans in Indonesia

International video site Viki.com has more than 1 billion videos viewed, and 200 million words trans...

By Joshua Kevin

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  • October 8, 2012
  • at 4:28 pm
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Veritrans Indonesia Officially Launches, Aspires to be the Nation’s Payment System

Veritrans Indonesia held a press conference today in Jakarta to officially launch its payment system...

By Joshua Kevin

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  • October 3, 2012
  • at 3:00 pm

Viki Teams Up with Axis for Mobile Video in Indonesia

Viki, the social startup that shows videos, music, TV dramas, and music concerts around the world fo...

By Joshua Kevin

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  • September 26, 2012
  • at 6:00 pm
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Tech in Asia’s First Road Trip [Report]

We announced our first road trip almost three weeks ago. It was an exhausting trip, but totally wort...

By Joshua Kevin

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  • September 18, 2012
  • at 9:08 pm

Announcing TechinAsia’s Six Cities Roadtrip in Indonesia

Startup Asia Bandung is drawing closer as we roll into September. Tech in Asia will visit six cities...

By Joshua Kevin

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  • August 31, 2012
  • at 5:30 pm

Sribu Expands its Service Globally Starting Today

Sribu.com, a startup from Indonesia which offers crowdsourced designs, is expanding its service to r...

By Joshua Kevin

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  • August 28, 2012
  • at 9:08 pm

WEEKEND Inc Wants to Create a Work Culture Based on its Name

WEEKEND Inc. (which we’ll be typing as “Weekend” from here on out because there’s no good re...

By Joshua Kevin

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  • August 21, 2012
  • at 11:00 pm
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Startup Asia Bandung: Announcing our Partners, Media, and API Providers

We announced our upcoming Startup Asia Bandung: the Multi-Platform Hackathon three weeks ago. We hav...

By Joshua Kevin

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  • August 20, 2012
  • at 11:08 am

Tokopedia Celebrates its Third Anniversary, Reveals Some Financials

Tokopedia, one of the oldest players around in Indonesia’s e-commerce industry focusing on the C2C...

By Joshua Kevin

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  • August 17, 2012
  • at 10:20 pm

With “Football Saga 2″ an Indonesian Gaming Studio is Supporting the National Team

Agate Studio, a mobile gaming startup from Indonesia, has launched Football Saga 2 on Facebook. The ...

By Joshua Kevin

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  • August 17, 2012
  • at 8:00 pm

Adplus: Indonesia’s Performance-based Ad Network

Performance-based ad network Adplus claims to be the first to introduce a new acquisition model for ...

By Joshua Kevin

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  • August 14, 2012
  • at 9:08 am

Tiket Adds Train Tickets Booking Feature, Prepares API For Developers

Tiket, a startup that serves as a ticket booking platform for almost everything, has added yet anoth...

By Joshua Kevin

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  • August 7, 2012
  • at 7:01 pm