Posts Categorized: Business

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Docomo Rolls Out Nine New Smartphones in Japan [PHOTOS]

This afternoon Docomo held a press conference to show off its new lineup of mobile phones for this summer season. This time the Docomo reper...

  • May 16, 2011
  • at 9:15 pm
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How Multiply Plans to Socialize E-commerce in Indonesia [INTERVIEW]

Multiply, the social network turned social shopping platform site was reported back in February that it had set up an office and a team to b...

  • May 16, 2011
  • at 12:38 pm
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Baidu Continues To Profit After Google Withdrawal

According to a report from Digitimes, citing statistics from Analysis International, the Chinese search market brought in about $492 million...

  • May 14, 2011
  • at 1:38 am
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How China’s Alibaba.com Fights Fraud for Future Growth

In a quarterly earnings report sent to us, China’s largest B2B e-commerce website, Alibaba.com, unveiled 5 points in which the company...

  • May 13, 2011
  • at 9:08 pm
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Android Market Expands to 131 Countries – But Not China

China is conspicuous by its absence in the long list of countries that will soon get paid apps support in Google’s Android Market. It ...

  • May 13, 2011
  • at 12:18 am
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iPhone Giveaway Backfires For Groupon China

Last weekend’s now infamous Beijing Apple Store incident was just one demonstration of how China’s enthusiasm for Apple products can be ...

  • May 12, 2011
  • at 9:01 pm
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Taobao Helps Levi’s, Gap and Now Ray-Ban Enter China

With 370 million users, Taobao, China’s largest online retail website is the place to go for brands that wish to tap on the huge Chine...

  • May 12, 2011
  • at 10:02 am
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Tencent Boosts Video Content Strategy [UPDATED]

Chinese internet giant Tencent has bought 27.8 million shares (amounting to a 4.6% stake) in TV producer Huayi Brothers Media for around 450...

  • May 11, 2011
  • at 2:16 pm
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A Look at Jiayuan.com, the Latest Chinese IPO

China’s most popular dating website, Jiayuan.com, is set to IPO tomorrow. It’s a free service, but users can opt for paid accounts if th...

  • May 10, 2011
  • at 10:18 pm
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Hotels.com Expands To Indonesia and Vietnam

World-leading online hotel booking service Hotels.com has just expanded to two more Asian countries: Indonesia and Vietnam. With Indonesia a...

  • May 16, 2011
  • at 4:19 pm
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Baidu and Microsoft Partnership [UPDATED]

Update: No confirmation, I apologize to Baidu on miscommunication. More announcement later. Yesterday, rumors were spreading across the web ...

  • May 14, 2011
  • at 3:17 pm
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Social Sites Share 650,000 Youku Videos A Day On Average

When we visited Chinese online video company Youku last month, they hinted that their videos were being shared at an astounding rate online....

  • May 13, 2011
  • at 9:18 pm
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Docomo and Twitter Announce Agreement on Mobile Services

Docomo issued an announcement today that the company has come to an agreement with Twitter to include features of the popular microblog on i...

  • May 13, 2011
  • at 4:08 pm
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Indonesia’s Telkom Speedy and Telkomsel Flash Combine into SpeedyFlash

Internet service provider PT Telkom Indonesia is offering a new package called SpeedyFlash. The service is a combination of Telkom’s f...

  • May 12, 2011
  • at 11:08 pm
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Indonesia’s TelkomVision Joins With Irdeto To Improve Pay TV

TelkomVision, a subsidiary TV provider of PT Telkom Indonesia, is cooperating with Irdeto to increase the quality of its pay TV service. Ir...

  • May 12, 2011
  • at 11:08 am
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Facebook, Baidu Tops in Brand Value Growth [REPORT]

Millward Brown recently published its Global Top 100 Brands rankings, and it will likely come as no surprise that Apple is the top-valued br...

  • May 11, 2011
  • at 9:18 pm
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Rovio Scores Angry Birds Tie-up in China, Aims For 100 Million Downloads

Rovio Mobile, creators of the wildly popular game Angry Birds, has partnered with a leading Chinese downloads portal to bring official versi...

  • May 11, 2011
  • at 12:23 am
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Alibaba Group Confirms Acquisition of CNZZ

Rumors have been swirling since February about Chinese internet commerce giant Alibaba acquiring traffic stats company CNZZ. This evening a ...

  • May 10, 2011
  • at 9:18 pm
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