Posted by Steven Millward

Australia gets to dive into streaming music on Apple’s iTunes Radio

Australia gets to dive into streaming music on Apple’s iTunes Radio

Nearly five months after Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) launched iTunes Radio in the US, the music streaming se...

By Steven Millward

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  • February 11, 2014
  • at 6:50 pm
Alibaba wants to acquire all of Autonavi

Alibaba offers a premium to acquire 100% of online mapping company Autonavi

E-commerce titan Alibaba forked out $294 million to take a 28 percent stake in Autonavi (NASDAQ:AMAP...

By Steven Millward

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  • February 10, 2014
  • at 10:30 pm
HTC financials Q4 2013

HTC’s Q4 revenues down to $1.41 billion, expects even bleaker start to 2014

HTC (TPE:2498) has outed its Q4 earnings report this afternoon, showing yet another tough quarter fo...

By Steven Millward

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  • February 10, 2014
  • at 6:12 pm
MomentCam emoticons

MomentCam adds GIF maker that animates your face, turns you into a WeChat emoticon

MomentCam, the China-made photo app that went viral around the world a few months ago, has come out ...

By Steven Millward

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  • February 10, 2014
  • at 4:42 pm

MakeMyTrip acquires European startup for $5 million to boost global hotel booking offerings

Indian online travel agent MakeMyTrip (NASDAQ:MMYT) has acquired the Netherlands-based hotel booking...

By Steven Millward

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  • February 10, 2014
  • at 11:36 am
China tech news this week

6 must-read tech stories in China this week

China was quiet this week as people took most of the week off for lunar new year celebrations. Thank...

By Steven Millward

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  • February 9, 2014
  • at 11:00 am
NOTW - Asia tech news this week

Staff picks: 9 top news stories this week on Tech in Asia

This week, 14 of our bloggers select these 9 articles and explain what’s significant. Let̵...

By Steven Millward

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  • February 8, 2014
  • at 5:56 pm
Line adds a new theme store

Line gets colorful, adds new theme store in updated Android app

Messaging app Line has updated to v4.0 on Android, but it hasn’t resulted in a much-needed vis...

By Steven Millward

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  • February 7, 2014
  • at 5:02 pm
A win for Asia at Seedstars World event thanks to Korea-made app Flitto

A win for Asia at Seedstars World event thanks to Korea-made app Flitto

Seedstars World, a global startup competition that focuses on emerging markets and fast-growing star...

By Steven Millward

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  • February 7, 2014
  • at 2:30 pm
Google takes nearly 6 percent stake in Lenovo, worth $750 million, as part of last month's Motorola deal

Google takes 5.94% stake in Lenovo as part of last month’s Motorola deal (Update: Not yet)

It has emerged today that Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) ploughed $750 million into Lenovo (HKG:0992) at the e...

By Steven Millward

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  • February 7, 2014
  • at 1:37 pm
Nashangban app

For those seeking a tech job in China, this site has everything covered

There’s no shortage of online job finder sites in China – from ChinaHR to 51Job to Zhaop...

By Steven Millward

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  • February 7, 2014
  • at 11:14 am
Fashion flash sales site VIP Plaza launches today in Indonesia

Fashion flash sales site VIP Plaza launches today in Indonesia with CyberAgent Ventures funding

Indonesia’s e-shoppers now have one more option when buying clothes online. VIP Plaza launches...

By Steven Millward

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  • February 6, 2014
  • at 1:03 pm
Line messaging app

Line messaging app racks up $338 million in revenue in 2013

The company behind the messaging app Line has today revealed some financial figures for Q4 (October ...

By Steven Millward

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  • February 6, 2014
  • at 11:10 am
SmartNews reader app in Japan

SmartNews app challenges Flipboard in Japan with over 2 million active users

There are tons of mobile news reader apps out there, though Flipboard gets most of the attention. To...

By Steven Millward

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  • February 5, 2014
  • at 7:25 pm
DeNA Q3 2013 revenue profit

Struggling against new gaming challengers, DeNA sees revenues and profits plunge

The team at DeNA must be wearing out the minus buttons on their calculators. The mobile social gamin...

By Steven Millward

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  • February 5, 2014
  • at 3:40 pm
online food delivery

Pakistan gets a new food delivery option with the launch of EatOye

In Pakistan, there’s a new challenger to Rocket Internet’s Foodpanda. It’s called EatOye, and ...

By Steven Millward

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  • February 5, 2014
  • at 1:48 pm
Jabong funding

Rocket Internet’s clothing e-store for India raises $100 million in funding

Jabong, one of India’s top online clothing stores, has secured $100 million (Rs 628 crore) in ...

By Steven Millward

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  • February 5, 2014
  • at 12:09 pm
Chinese New Year welcomed in with 13.6 billion messages in 1 day on China's top social network

Chinese New Year welcomed in with 13.6 billion messages in 1 day on China’s top social network

While everyone’s talking about WeChat, it’s easy to forget that Tencent makes another social net...

By Steven Millward

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  • February 4, 2014
  • at 7:57 pm