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Crowdbaron, Real estate crowdfunding

Crowdbaron Brings Real Estate Crowdfunding to Asia

We’ve seen crowdfunding been put to use for zany gadgets and enacting positive social change, ...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 6, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
China Mobile 4G launch in 2013

China Mobile Planning Final $6.7 Billion Push to Launch 4G in 344 Cities This Year

Despite a lack of regulatory approval yet, the world’s biggest mobile telco by user-base, China Mo...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 6, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
CTW - China tech news this week

8 Must-Read Tech Stories in China This Week

All of China was on holiday for half the week, yet it still managed to be a particularly eventful fe...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 5, 2013
  • at 1:45 pm
Amazon Appstore China

Amazon Appstore Opens in China, Leaps Final Hurdle Before Kindle Fire Launch

In a surprise move, Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) has opened its Android-oriented Appstore in China today. Th...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 4, 2013
  • at 5:08 pm
Asia tech news this week

Staff Picks: 6 Top News Stories this Week in Tech in Asia

This was a week dominated by big money, big user numbers, and major monetization moves. And those ar...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 4, 2013
  • at 3:05 pm
Weibo and Jingdong

SnapWeibo: This Weibo Post Will Self-Destruct in 10 Seconds

If you’re a fan of Sina Weibo but don’t like the idea of your posts swirling around the ...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 3, 2013
  • at 8:45 pm

Next Version of WeChat Rumored to Have Mobile Payments and Paid Publishing Platform

We know that Tencent (HKG:0700) is working on a social gaming platform for WeChat, its popular socia...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 3, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
Youku Tudou, iQiyi mobile viewers

China’s Top Video Sites Reveal Hundreds of Millions of Mobile Users, Start Race to Monetize Them

We know that Chinese netizens watch billions of hours worth of online videos each month, but how man...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 2, 2013
  • at 11:34 pm
KakaoTalk gaming launch in Indonesia and Vietnam

Game On: KakaoTalk Brings Social Gaming Platform to Indonesia and Vietnam

After months of testing it out in South Korea and Japan, the messaging app KakaoTalk is today launch...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 2, 2013
  • at 6:33 pm
China Beidou vs GPS

Get Lost, GPS: China Invests $810 Million to Create Products for Homegrown Navigation System

Always concerned about being reliant on foreign technology, China has been developing a homegrown sa...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 2, 2013
  • at 4:11 pm
Real Steel HD for Mac, 01

Indian Game Studio Makes Debut on Mac with Real Steel HD

We know that Mumbai-based game studio Reliance Entertainment Digital makes a lot of titles, but it u...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 1, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
Line 150 million users

Line is Growing Faster Than Ever, Now Up to 150 Million Users

Far from nearing a saturation point, the messaging app Line is actually growing faster than ever. Ha...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 1, 2013
  • at 7:30 pm
BootstrapAccelerator Asia launch 2013

From Silicon Valley With Love: BootstrapAccelerator Asia Launches for Southeast Asian Startups

Silicon Valley-based BootstrapLabs has announced today that it’s bringing the 12-month BootstrapAc...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 1, 2013
  • at 2:15 pm
beLAUNCH 2013 startup list

These Are the 20 Startups Doing Battle at Korea’s beLAUNCH 2013

South Korea’s biggest tech conference, beLAUNCH 2013, opened today in the Gangnam district of Seou...

By Steven Millward

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  • May 1, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
Zomato Jakarta launch

With 18,000 Restaurants to Be Listed, Zomato’s Next Asia Launch Will be Jakarta (INTERVIEW)

Delhi-based Zomato seems to be expanding its restaurant reviews platform at a fair speed. After laun...

By Steven Millward

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  • April 30, 2013
  • at 10:15 am
Weibo active users

Alibaba Gets More Social, Takes Stake in Sina Weibo for $586 Million

China’s top e-commerce company has secured what could be the biggest web deal of the year in t...

By Steven Millward

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  • April 29, 2013
  • at 10:42 pm
China-Axlr8r 2013, Leap Motion

China-Axlr8r Seeking Newest Intake, Saves 2 Spaces for Startups Building for Leap Motion

China-Axlr8r – which used to be known as Chinaccelerator – is seeking startups for its s...

By Steven Millward

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  • April 29, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
Yongche's taxi finding app

Yongche: Car Rental Startup Gets Massive Funding Round for New Taxi Finding App

Beijing-based car rental startup Yongche has been diversifying recently, launching a taxi finding ap...

By Steven Millward

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  • April 29, 2013
  • at 11:30 am