Posts Categorized: Asia


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Notorious Indonesian Hacker Might be Recruited by the Police

I read some news today that made me quite happy, and it’s not about the Blackberry Z10 pre-orders in Indonesia. Remember Wildan Yani Ashar...

  • March 5, 2013
  • at 6:47 pm
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Opera’s Mobile Browser Is Silently Conquering Asia

In the USA, smartphones already dominate 50 percent of the mobile market. In Asia, smartphones now account for 66 percent of purchases but t...

  • March 5, 2013
  • at 1:19 pm
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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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Management team of MyRepublic

Compete With Telcos? You Must Be Crazy! Singapore Startup MyRepublic is Doing Just That

MyRepublic is an internet service provider in Singapore that provides high-speed fibre optic web connections for consumers and enterprises. ...

  • March 5, 2013
  • at 2:00 pm
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WeChat for BB10

Makers of WeChat App Promise That BlackBerry 10 Version is Coming Soon

The Chinese-made messaging app WeChat got a version for older Blackberry models late last year. But now the makers of WeChat have promised t...

  • March 4, 2013
  • at 9:58 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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