Posts Categorized: Entertainment



A crowdfunding campaign in Vietnam aims to bring back an epic comic

Apart from the huge success of the Than Dong Dat Viet series (Viet Prodigy) from Phan Thi Publication, it’s quite difficult for Vietnam co...

  • April 3, 2014
  • at 6:30 pm
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Gaming industry turns to Indonesia: Square Enix collaborates with Agate Studio

Agate Studio recently released web-based real-time strategy game Sengokuixa in Indonesia. To the surprise of many indonesian gamers, develop...

  • September 12, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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MUSiiCO aims to become a one-stop channel for Indonesian music videos

Youtube may provide all the video content you can mention. But if you are an Indonesian music video lover, you’re better off visiting MUSi...

  • September 11, 2013
  • at 3:30 pm
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1970s Taiwanese pop star brought back to life as a hologram (VIDEO)

Remember last year when a hologram of Tupac performed alongside Snoop Dogg and Dr. Dre at Coachella? Well, the company who went bankrupt s...

  • September 10, 2013
  • at 3:10 pm
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Google India shuts music search portal

The Day The Music Died: Google India Shutters Music Search Portal

Google’s (NASDAQ:GOOG) music search and streaming service has shut down in India. Formerly located at google.co.in/music, the page now...

  • July 31, 2013
  • at 9:26 pm
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Hayao Miyazaki’s Apprentice is Crowdfunding A New Anime On Anipipo

Crowdfund your favorite anime artist's by heading straight over to Anipipo.

  • June 24, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Tudou Gary Wang moves into animation

Tudou Founder Gets Animated About His Next Startup Project

Tudou founder and former CEO Gary Wang cashed out of China’s biggest ever internet business deal last summer and then announced his re...

  • March 13, 2013
  • at 10:59 am
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Youtube Asia Pop channel launches

YouTube to Bring Music Livestreams and Hangouts to New ‘Asia Pop’ Channel

YouTube has just launched a devoted Asia Pop channel that will showcase the hottest pop music across the region – and give fans a chan...

  • February 19, 2013
  • at 9:16 pm
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China Gougou piracy search shuts

China’s Most Notorious Pirate Search Engine Finally Shuts Down

It was just a few weeks ago that Gougou.com, China’s most notorious pirate content search engine, was added to the U.S. Trade Representati...

  • January 2, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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Introducing Topkids.tv, a new children’s edutainment portal in Indonesia

In Indonesia, it’s hard for parents to find a good place for their children to watch age-appropriate programming unless they subscribe to ...

  • January 3, 2014
  • at 8:30 pm
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Music is an inaccessible industry for tech startups

Here's why I think these startups won't succeed, and why I would advise any tech entrepreneur against the music industry.

  • September 12, 2013
  • at 11:13 am
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Web-based strategy game Sengokuixa lets players follow in footsteps of Japan’s most fearsome generals

Indonesian game developer Agate Studio recently released the web-based RTS game Sengokuixa, with the game industry titan Square Enix co-deve...

  • September 10, 2013
  • at 10:27 pm
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League of Legends Indonesia coming soon, aims to boost eSports in the country

Garena Indonesia is launching League of Legends (LoL) in Indonesia next month with the aim to bring competitive gaming to Indonesia via t...

  • September 9, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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5 Reasons Alibaba’s Smart TV Shopping Platform Won’t Work

The added value to the set-top box and smart TVs from shopping is no more than a gimmick. It’s poorly implemented and it just doesn’t fi...

  • July 24, 2013
  • at 8:57 pm
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Pops Worldwide Licenses Up to 90% of the Vietnamese Music on Youtube

Pops Worldwide Licenses Up to 90% of the Vietnamese Music on Youtube

Since September 2008, Pops Worldwide has been slowly accumulating the licenses and distribution rights for much of Vietnam’s music. Th...

  • May 31, 2013
  • at 10:00 pm
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Harlem Shake made in China

4 Videos That Prove China is Hooked on the Harlem Shake [UPDATED]

Now that everyone is over a certain horse-riding dance, the next music meme all over the internet is the Harlem Shake. It’s already ta...

  • February 20, 2013
  • at 12:00 pm
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Japan’s Fuji TV Establishes $17 Million Startup Fund

Japan’s Nikkei 1 reports today that national TV network Fuji TV has founded a venture capital fund called Fuji Startup Ventures, or FSV fo...

  • January 24, 2013
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Japan’s Mobile Video Service ‘NotTV’ Passes 400,000 Paid Subscribers

This past July we wrote about Mmbi Inc’s NotTV mobile television service, which at that point had surpassed 100,000 subscribers after its ...

  • December 28, 2012
  • at 6:00 pm
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