Posts Categorized: Creative


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Japanese Photographer’s iPhone Camera App is a Huge Hit Right After Launch

Recruit Media Lab, a research arm of Japan’s largest human resources and classified ad company, released an iPhone camera app with a v...

  • October 25, 2012
  • at 10:10 pm
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Australia’s DesignCrowd Launches in Asia, Targets Singapore, India, and Philippines

There’s a lot of talent crowdsourcing going on in Asia this year, and now Australia’s DesignCrowd.com is joining the fray, takin...

  • October 24, 2012
  • at 1:42 pm
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Fujitsu’s Video Data Transmission Technology Could Make Commercials Fun Again

We’ve written a lot about QR codes recently, especially with Chinese application WeChat using them creatively as part of social chat p...

  • October 16, 2012
  • at 6:00 pm
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Mo Yan’s Nobel Prize for Literature Win Leaves China’s E-Commerce Sites Out of Stock

China’s e-commerce sites are struggling to meet demand for the books of Mo Yan after the author last night became the first Chinese re...

  • October 12, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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Indonesia’s e-Gamelan Makes Traditional Music with a Digital Touch

Electronic Gamelan, or e-gamelan, is the name of an iOS app that has been created by students and lecturers of the University of Dian Nuswan...

  • October 10, 2012
  • at 2:15 pm
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Studio HIVE: Creating Beautiful Games in Bangkok

With clients such as Square Enix, Lucas Arts, Namco Bandai, Top Cow, and Stan Lee’s POW Entertainment, Studio HIVE is Thailand’s number ...

  • October 9, 2012
  • at 12:45 pm
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Minh ‘Gooseman’ Le’s Quest to Finish Tactical Intervention

Right after his graduation, a young and passionate Minh ‘Gooseman’ Le joined Valve to continue his work on Counter-Strike related projec...

  • October 8, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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Toyota Brings a Mobile Game into its Ad Campaign

Here’s a fun new application from the folks at Toyota (NYSE:TM), which aims to make the mundane process of charging your phone into a ...

  • October 3, 2012
  • at 9:15 am
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Japanese Train Movement Visualized on a Single Map

Here’s a fun website that was making the rounds on Twitter yesterday. Testudonow is a site that visually maps all of the trains runnin...

  • October 2, 2012
  • at 9:15 am
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SI Camp Asia: Six Great Ideas to Solve Social Problems

A little while back we previewed SI Camp Asia, a social innovations event that is to be held in Kuala Lumpur on November 9th and 10th [1]. A...

  • October 25, 2012
  • at 4:00 pm
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One Chinese App Store Holds a Beauty Pageant for Android Apps

I’ve long believed that Google needs to do more to push for and promote beautiful-looking Android apps – preferably by splashing...

  • October 17, 2012
  • at 10:00 am
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Gangnam Style Gone Wrong? An American in Beijing Kicks it Laowai Style

Last Friday we brought you an assortment of alternative interpretations of PSY’s ‘Gangnam Style.’ Well, here’s anoth...

  • October 12, 2012
  • at 8:00 pm
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4 Top Tips For Competing in a Hackathon

Dear developers who are joining our Startup Asia Hackathon this weekend, I’m sure you have prepared your guns, gathered up your team, ...

  • October 11, 2012
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BlackBerry JamHack Challenges Asian Developers to Build an App in 40 Hours

BlackBerry is really in need of help in its app section. Now RIM (NASDAQ:RIMM) is turning to developers in the region and asking them to boo...

  • October 9, 2012
  • at 2:45 pm
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How Viki Turned Online Viewers into Offline Fans in Indonesia

International video site Viki.com has more than 1 billion videos viewed, and 200 million words translated into subtitles by its community. I...

  • October 8, 2012
  • at 4:28 pm
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OuterEdit: From Online Collaborative Works of Art to Sharp T-Shirt Designs

The internet has impacted our lives in a number of different ways, but its function as a collaborative space is one of the most exciting, br...

  • October 5, 2012
  • at 9:15 am
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Chinese World of Warcraft Players Protest CCTV Misrepresentation

China’s World of Warcraft players are not the luckiest gaming community in the world. They are generally passed off as gold farmers by...

  • October 3, 2012
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The Biggest Digital Sing-along in Indonesia

The “Soul of the Nation” movement finally reached its goal last night. Videos from over 2,000 people singing Indonesia’s national anth...

  • October 1, 2012
  • at 4:00 pm
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