Posts Categorized: Creative


7notes Converts Your Handwritten iPad Notes

At the Foreign Correspondents’ Club in Tokyo today, Japanese company Metamoji gave a short presentation about its recently launched 7notes...

  • September 8, 2011
  • at 10:43 pm
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The Google Puzzle: A Crazy Browser Brain Game from Google Japan

We missed this when it initially dropped back in August, but after playing around with it a little bit this morning, I thought we’d te...

  • September 6, 2011
  • at 11:10 am
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Kickstarter-Funded Film ‘Blind’ Portrays Post-Nuclear Tokyo

In the past we’ve written about how many creative individuals have used the crowd-funding service Kickstarter to raise money for proje...

  • September 5, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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Mainichi App Preserves Newspaper Special Editions on the iPad

It’s always encouraging when we see modern technology being used to preserve important things from the past. A few months back we wrot...

  • September 5, 2011
  • at 10:19 am
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Microsoft Launches Piracy-Fighting Viral Marketing Campaign in Hong Kong

Microsoft is launching a viral web campaign today in Hong Kong that’s aimed at reducing software piracy. The spot centres around a short c...

  • August 30, 2011
  • at 6:00 pm
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Eid Greetings Made Easy on Twitter With

On Christmas or on any other holiday, people love to send greetings to friends and family. It’s the same for Eid, a Muslim celebration, wh...

  • August 29, 2011
  • at 3:01 pm
Read More, Packed Full of Handicrafts, is China’s Etsy

China has a clone of the iconic American arts and crafts sales site Etsy – it’s With a similarly eclectic mix of han...

  • August 20, 2011
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Indonesian Muslim Boarding School Students Get Mobile Repair Training

Technology training is not limited to students at science or technology colleges. In Indonesia, Islamic boarding school students in Jakarta,...

  • August 19, 2011
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Companies Try to Keep Up with Social Media Boom in India

With social media being the new mode of marketing, every company – be it a startup or a multi-national – is trying to woo the In...

  • August 17, 2011
  • at 12:09 pm
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Sumally: A Sexy Encyclopedia of All Things

Sumally is a growing community that connects what you love with the people you love. Its ultimate goal is to become the new generation’...

  • September 8, 2011
  • at 11:07 am
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Why You’ll Want to Stack Your Tweets With StackRoll [INTERVIEW]

Twitter can sometimes be a difficult medium to master. Very often we want to get people’s attention, but at the same time we don’t k...

  • September 5, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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Beer Brand Offers Coolest Job in India: Went Viral On Facebook

Update: Mayank Agarwal, co-founder of Geek Creative Agency told me that they are the one who planned and ran the campaign. Sutra Lite was hi...

  • September 5, 2011
  • at 11:30 am
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What’s popular on Google+? Find out on Journal+

Journal+, a website that gathers popular posts from Google+, was released by User Local last week. It’s a web magazine that brings tog...

  • September 2, 2011
  • at 11:20 am
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Om nom nom! Squawk! Angry Birds Mooncakes Hit China

Last month we saw Rovio Mobile give a sneak peak of its next Angry Birds Seasons update, which will be themed around the upcoming Chinese Mi...

  • August 29, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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mTransport DIY, So You Won’t Get Lost in Yogya

As one of the most famous provinces in Indonesia, Yogyakarta’s street is full of tourists and students. To help them get around, Yogya...

  • August 24, 2011
  • at 7:00 pm
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BlankOn 7.0: Open Source OS Supports Indonesian Traditional Scripts

We have had several posts related to Indonesia Independence Day this week. There was the virtual flag raising movement using SMS and the #...

  • August 19, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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VIVAnews Offers iPad 2, More Prizes, In Blogging Competition

Want to win a free iPad 2 as a result of your blogging? One Indonesian site is making that offer. News portal has partnered wit...

  • August 18, 2011
  • at 3:31 pm
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Peneroka: An Online Magazine from Budi Putra

The former country editor of Yahoo Indonesia has revealed his latest project: an online magazine named Peneroka. This, as Budi Putra wrote...

  • August 16, 2011
  • at 12:30 pm
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