Posts Categorized: Asia


Top Android phones in Singapore

As iOS Usage Drops in Singapore, These Are the Top 10 Android Smartphones in the Country

With the iPhone losing a big chunk of eye-time in Singapore recently – dropping from 72 percent to 50 percent share of web traffic bro...

  • March 4, 2013
  • at 7:00 pm
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Baidu Antivirus in English

Baidu Looks Overseas Again, Offers Antivirus App in English

Just a few days after Chinese search engine Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) started to translate its developer tools and resources into English, here...

  • March 4, 2013
  • at 12:36 pm
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10 Startups in Asia That Caught Our Eye

Here’s our newest weekly list featuring a bunch of hot startups from all over Asia. For tips and stories suggestions, feel free to email u...

  • March 3, 2013
  • at 9:33 pm
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Web ecosystems in China

Dear Apple, Amazon, Google: Here’s Why Chinese Consumers Hate Your Ecosystems

Chinese consumers love your gadgets – that’s great news. But the bad news for Apple, Amazon, Google, and many more companies is ...

  • March 1, 2013
  • at 2:10 pm
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Hugo Boss China

Hugo Boss Follows the Money to China, Launches Own E-Commerce Store

In the giant shopping mall that is China’s internet, luxury brands need to have a well-crafted online presence to catch the attention ...

  • March 1, 2013
  • at 11:59 am
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Baidu developers tools now in English

China’s Baidu Reaches Out to World, Makes Developer Tools Available in English

China’s leading search engine, Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU), is reaching out to developers around the world by making its cloud developer tools...

  • February 27, 2013
  • at 8:59 pm
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Amobee AppsFuel HTML5

Amobee’s Mobile Ads Now a Monetization Option in AppsFuel HTML5 App Store

These days, mobile telcos absolutely love HTML5 as it gives them a chance to be app publishers whilst flipping a middle finger at Apple and ...

  • February 27, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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Apple’s Desperately Trying To Win India in 2013

By some estimates, India’s middle class consists of 250 to 300 million people. That’s just a few million below China’s mid...

  • February 27, 2013
  • at 12:23 pm
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ACproperty Australia China

Australian Property Listings Startup Welcomes Chinese Buyers to the Land of Oz

One of the most remarkable aspects of the economic boom in China has been the overseas property buying spree among some wealthier Chinese ci...

  • February 26, 2013
  • at 4:59 pm
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How Ryan Cepada Became a Philippines Viral Sensation on Bubbly

In leadership theory, they call it the ‘first follower’ effect. Just get one other person to support what you’re doing. That’s all y...

  • March 4, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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Evernote

Bangkok Meetup: Startup Lessons from Evernote

Hey folks! Our Tech in Asia Meetup events are rolling along, and next we are heading to the capital of the land of smiles – Bangkok. F...

  • March 4, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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MyRepublic Disrupts Singapore Telco Business, Launches Teleport Service to Access Hulu, iPlayer

Instead of the traditional set-top box and TV viewing, most of us are consuming entertainment (think Big Bang Theory, How I Met Your Mother)...

  • March 1, 2013
  • at 7:57 pm
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CTO of NulisBuku: Openness for Collaboration the Key to Success in Startups

As we continue with our female entrepreneurship series this month, we’re honoured to feature an entrepreneur from the Indonesia startup sc...

  • March 1, 2013
  • at 1:03 pm
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UCBrowser

China-Made UC Browser Passes Another Milestone, Has 100 Million Users Overseas

We know that the China-made UC Browser has 400 million worldwide users, but we previously didn’t know exactly where they are. Now we d...

  • February 28, 2013
  • at 8:01 pm
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Instagram Shows Us a Drab and Human Side Of North Korea [PHOTOS]

With North Korea opening up its mobile internet to foreigners, it was only a matter of time before we would start to see tweets and photos c...

  • February 27, 2013
  • at 7:01 pm
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Baidu mobile searches data

Baidu: 1,000% Growth in Mobile Searches in China in Past 2 Years [STATS]

The quarterly mobile reports from Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU), China’s most used search engine, are always full of facts and stats about growi...

  • February 27, 2013
  • at 12:45 pm
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New Research Reveals China’s Potential for a Mobile Banking Revolution

Researcher Patrick Ainslie calls it ‘handshakes over hetongs’ (the Mandarin word for ‘contract’). It’s an opportunity,...

  • February 26, 2013
  • at 6:59 pm
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Asia, Give Up On The Dream Of Being Silicon Valley

One of my favorite jokes about Silicon Valley goes like this: A million guys walk into a Silicon Valley bar. None of them buy anything. The ...

  • February 26, 2013
  • at 2:01 pm
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