Posts Categorized: Business



Dealised’s CEO Talks About His Plans in Asia

Dealised, the group buying solution service platform, last week received a US$5.3 million funding round led by SingTel Innov8. With the new ...

  • July 12, 2011
  • at 2:48 pm
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Founder of eEvent Shares His Story as an Entrepreneur

Edy Sulistyo is the co-founder of eEvent, currently leading the overall technology direction of the company. eEvent is a robust online event...

  • July 12, 2011
  • at 10:58 am
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Sharma: India to pass China in mobile subscribers in Q2 2012

India to Overtake China in Race to a Billion Mobile Subscribers [Report]

Analyst Chetan Sharma has released his State of the Global Mobile Industry report, with a number of key insights regarding growth in India a...

  • July 11, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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For Brands on Twitter, Quizzes Win New Followers

Indonesians are very talkative on Twitter. According to SalingSaling, a social media metrics company, their tweets reach 15% of the world’...

  • July 10, 2011
  • at 11:30 pm
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Toyota Joins The Linux Foundation as a Gold Member

When you think about cutting edge wireless devices, you don’t really think about cars. But that seems to be the direction in which man...

  • July 10, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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NTT Docomo Partners with Baidu on Games, Mobile Content in China

Today Japan’s NTT Docomo said that it has come to an agreement with search giant Baidu on a joint venture focusing on game distribution an...

  • July 8, 2011
  • at 8:30 pm
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Yahoo and Koprol Celebrate Anniversary With New Features and Design

It was about 14 months ago that Koprol was acquired by Yahoo. And since then, the location-based service has seen its user growth rate incre...

  • July 8, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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State Bank of India and Bangalore Metro Partner on NFC Card

The State Bank of India and Bangalore Metro have cooperated to launch a NFC card that can be used both as an e-wallet and as a commuter pass...

  • July 7, 2011
  • at 6:51 pm
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India to Adopt Open Source Software for E-governance

A new draft policy has been passed down in India indicating that all computer hardware and connecting devices used for new e-government proj...

  • July 7, 2011
  • at 12:48 pm
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India’s Leading Game Portal Zapak launches Subscription Service

Zapak.com, the leading online gaming company in India, is launching Zapak Plus, the first subscription based gaming model in India. By su...

  • July 12, 2011
  • at 1:35 pm
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Dianping.com Awarded Compensation from Aibang.com in Copyright Case

Two of China’s many group buying start-ups have ended a long-running legal battle, with Aibang.com ordered to pay the larger Dianping....

  • July 12, 2011
  • at 9:30 am
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Chinese LBS Duijiao Lets you Check-in, Follow, and Discuss Locations

The Chinese start-up Douban.com has launched its own location-based service (LBS) and social network called DuiJiao. It comes with some surp...

  • July 11, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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The Future of the Mobile Payments Market [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Infographic of the Day series visually expresses important stories from Asia and the world of technology. G+ (and no, we don’t mea...

  • July 10, 2011
  • at 10:58 pm
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Lenovo’s iSec: Even if It’s Legal, Will Anyone Play It?

I’ve been keeping a weather eye on Lenovo’s Kinect-clone game console “home entertainment center” the iSec since it ...

  • July 9, 2011
  • at 11:08 pm
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India Mobile Subscribers Jumps by 13 Million, Still Trails China

According to a report from the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), the nation’s mobile subscriber base has jumped to over 840 mi...

  • July 8, 2011
  • at 12:56 pm
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How KFC Malaysia Handled a Social Media Disaster

We’ve been tipped off by @Askaaronlee on a recent social media disaster at KFC Malaysia that was caused by two scandalous videos of severa...

  • July 7, 2011
  • at 10:08 pm
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[UPDATE] Tough-Talking Jack Ma Admits Acting Unilaterally in Alipay Controversy

[UPDATE: July 8th, AM - We've been contacted by Alibaba Group representatives who claim that there are "factual errors and bad underlying in...

  • July 7, 2011
  • at 2:15 pm
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China Mobile Commissions Three Million+ Mobile TV Smartphones

China Mobile, the country’s biggest mobile telco, has announced the winning bidders for its tender of three to four million mobile TV ...

  • July 7, 2011
  • at 10:30 am
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