Posts Categorized: Asia



Let’s see what Square Enix Smileworks is working on in Indonesia

We recently wrote about Square Enix coming to Indonesia, and now we can see what it’s working on. Square Enix has permanently settled...

  • September 18, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Baidu’s share of China’s search engine market continues its descent as Qihoo rises

CNZZ has released August’s stats for China’s search engine space, and the numbers show that Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) continues its slow but s...

  • September 17, 2013
  • at 4:47 pm
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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. Now, he’s working on his own startup...

  • September 17, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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The top 10 Youtube ads in Asia in 2013

Brands are arriving in Asia in a big way and at the forefront of that are Youtube ads, click here and check out the top 10 of this year.

  • September 16, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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China tech news this week

8 must-read tech stories in China this week

It's Sunday, so it must be time to collect together our top China tech news stories from the week. Here goes.

  • September 15, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Gaming industry turns to Indonesia: Square Enix collaborates with Agate Studio

Agate Studio recently released web-based real-time strategy game Sengokuixa in Indonesia. To the surprise of many indonesian gamers, develop...

  • September 12, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Asian tech startups list

30 startups in Asia that caught our eye

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week!

  • September 8, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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NOTW - Asia tech news this week

Staff picks: 6 top news stories this week in Tech in Asia

Our team continues to grow this week with Terence and Gwen from SGEntrepreneurs now on board! But that’s not the only big acquisition ...

  • September 7, 2013
  • at 1:11 pm
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EA Singapore gives back to charity through PVZ 2

Launched to great fanfare across the globe last month (well, apart from the Chinese version being crap and much hated), Plants vs Zombies 2 ...

  • September 6, 2013
  • at 11:38 am
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vOffice

Office and service provider vOffice widens its Asian scope, lands in the Philippines

Micro, small and medium-sized enterprises make up 99.6 percent of all businesses in the Philippines. Keen to tap into this huge number of sm...

  • September 17, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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A tale of two Asias: it’s a new era for startups across Asia

Asia cannot be ignored. It's the biggest region in the world and it's waking up. Investment is criss crossing the region and startups are ta...

  • September 17, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
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Nielsen report: the smartphone adoption gap in Asia Pacific

Last year, a Google representative from the Asia Pacific predicted that mobile devices will slowly overtake PCs in the region. While this h...

  • September 16, 2013
  • at 10:00 pm
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Stephanie Chai of Luxe Nomad

Stephanie Chai of Luxe Nomad: I’m earning less than in modeling, yet strangely happier

In a male-dominated world of tech startups, travel flash sales site TheLuxeNomad is an oddity. Its CEO and founder, Stephanie Chai, has rai...

  • September 16, 2013
  • at 12:00 pm
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NOTW - Asia tech news this week

Staff picks: 7 top news stories this week in Tech in Asia

While the week was marked by Apple’s newest iPhones, there were still plenty of other things for us to ponder this week: a new chapter for...

  • September 14, 2013
  • at 2:48 pm
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Thai telco True invests in 500 Startups, unveils 6 startup finalists

True Corporation yesterday annouced an investment in 500 Startups. The investment sum, although undisclosed, apparently makes True one of t...

  • September 10, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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CTW - China tech news this week

9 must-read tech stories in China this week

No time to waste! Here's this week's top news from China.

  • September 8, 2013
  • at 2:18 pm
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Innovation Works founder and CEO Kaifu Lee diagnosed with cancer

I write with a heavy heart that Innovation Works founder and CEO Kai-Fu Lee has been diagnosed with lymphoma. According to Lee’s official ...

  • September 6, 2013
  • at 12:33 pm
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Asian Dota

The Asian Dota scene and why the Dota industry should care

Roster changes and team shuffling aren't the only reasons why you should keep an eye on the Asian Dota scene.

  • September 5, 2013
  • at 10:26 pm
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