Posts Categorized: Asia



Thailand’s True Digital Plus Adds L.O.E. to Its Online Gaming Portfolio

True Digital Plus, the largest digital content provider in Thailand, brings L.O.E. Online (Lune of Eden), an action MMORPG style game to Tha...

  • July 23, 2013
  • at 10:15 pm
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Can The Next Steve Jobs Come Out Of Asia, Not Silicon Valley?

Can Asia produce the next Steve Jobs? There's just too many factors working against it, but it just might be possible.

  • July 23, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Facebook’s Big Push Onto Asia’s Feature Phones Nets 100 Million Users

Looks like the Asian Facebook population is united in how they want to access their Facebook accounts.

  • July 22, 2013
  • at 5:45 pm
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40 Startups in Asia That Caught Our Eye

It’s Sunday, so it must be time for a weekly round-up of our featured startups this week from across the region.

  • July 21, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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Battling Against Naspers-Backed Sulit and TokoBagus, 701Search Looks to be Southeast Asia’s Largest Classifieds Player

Asia’s startup scene is growing fast, especially in its e-commerce sector. One of the major players spearheading that industry is product ...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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24 Coffee Chats From Startup Asia Singapore 2013 [Videos]

For those who were unable to attend Startup Asia Singapore 2013 or would like a fresh recap, we hope this wrap-up would be beneficial to you...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 3:30 pm
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NoonSwoon Helps Singles in Thailand Meet Their Match Through Facebook Friends

“All the single ladies (and gents), now put your hands up!” Alright, not to go too crazy with Beyonce’s song but if you’re single an...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Football Club Manager: New Game for Football Enthusiasts in Asia Launches into Private Beta

So this new game by AsiaSoft gives you the chance to be the manager of your football team!

  • July 18, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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China Has 460 Million Mobile Netizens

China Now Has 591 Million Internet Users, 460 Million Mobile Netizens (And More New Stats)

In new stats from the China Internet Network Information Center (CNNIC), China now has 591 million internet users and 460 million mobile web...

  • July 17, 2013
  • at 4:47 pm
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iMoney Expands Again, Launches Finance Comparison Site in Thailand, Indonesia, Hong Kong

This Malaysia-based startup is ramping up really fast!

  • July 23, 2013
  • at 5:47 pm
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Why High-End Smartphones Do Not Lead the Southeast Asia Market

The likes of Apple's iPhone 5 and Samsung's Galaxy S4 are seeing declining sales in the region, further increasing cheaper Android phones' s...

  • July 23, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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BlackBerry Now Has 15 Million Users in Indonesia

Yesterday Detik reported a few BlackBerry updates and data on the Indonesia market which includes numbers of local users and developers.

  • July 22, 2013
  • at 2:26 pm
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Asia tech news this week

Staff Picks: 12 Top News Stories this Week in Tech in Asia

This was a totally crazy week in tech; we saw everything from a huge acquisition to huge product announcements and even huge temperatures (a...

  • July 21, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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If More Than Half the Population of the World Lives in This Circle, Asia is the Future of Startups

Sign Of The Times? Investments in Asia Increase, Investments In Silicon Valley Decrease

It looks like investments are slowing down in the Valley and speeding up in Asia. That's good news for entrepreneurs and investors in the gr...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
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An Investor’s Take On The “Southeast Asia Kool-Aid”

Matt Walters, from Ardent Capital, gives us his take on the Southeast Asia Kool Aid debate, from the investor's perspective. It's worth taki...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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Thailand’s Ardent Capital Launches aCommerce, Aims To Break E-Commerce Bottleneck

Ardent Capital is once again making movement in the region. Back in May, Ardent promised to bring the launch of Ardent Labs’ first two com...

  • July 19, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Thai Telco Dtac Gets More Social, Adds Special Facebook Messenger Stickers

Dtac, one of the big three telephone operators in Thailand, has just rebranded its pre-paid services. Those services used to be known by the...

  • July 18, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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I’m From The Thai Government, And I’m Here To Help

With the commencement of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) in 2015, the Thai government aims for the country to become the ICT hub of the r...

  • July 17, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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