Posts Categorized: Mobile


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How to make your favorite animated GIFs into custom stickers on WeChat

Most of these spread virally through friend groups, but if you really want to stand out from the crowd, you’ll have to make your own.

  • May 16, 2014
  • at 3:47 pm
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Xiaomi unveils its first-ever tablet, the MiPad, priced at $240

Xiaomi's MiPad features a 7.9-inch 2K resolution screen, Nvidia Tegra K1 processor, 2GB of RAM, and a 4:3 aspect ratio.

  • May 15, 2014
  • at 4:45 pm
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Chat app Line is now selling user-created stickers. Here are our 7 favorite sets

Japan’s powerhouse messaging app Line announced last February that it would begin accepting applications for sticker sets made by ordi...

  • May 14, 2014
  • at 10:17 pm
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Sky Garden is VNG’s attempt to dominate mobile gaming in Vietnam

VNG is stepping up its mobile game by releasing Sky Garden, it's web game turned mobile. This plays out in a larger strategy from the compan...

  • May 13, 2014
  • at 6:00 pm
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14 finalists march onwards to battle for the grand prize at Startup Asia Singapore Hackathon 2014

The 14 finalists now have time to regroup and refine their apps to get the highest possible score for their execution.

  • May 12, 2014
  • at 4:46 pm
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Notivo keeps track of future events, notifies you when they arrive

Notivo keeps track of future events, notifies you when they arrive

What it does is to help you to track any future event that you log into the mobile app, and you will receive a notification when they happen...

  • May 12, 2014
  • at 1:00 pm
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UberX hits the streets of Taipei, its second city in Asia

Uber has announced via company blog post that UberX, the lower-cost alternative to its flagship black car service, has arrived in Taipei. Th...

  • May 9, 2014
  • at 3:09 pm
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North Korea Travel App The ultimate guide to North Korea

Need a vacation idea? This new app includes all you need to plan a trip to North Korea

The DPRK does have a budding tourism industry for curious travelers, and North Korea Travel might well be the most comprehensive guide yet.

  • May 7, 2014
  • at 3:09 pm
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Shotgun! China’s internet giants race to get cars online

After taking over China's smartphones and computers with WeChat and QQ, it's become quite clear in the past couple days where Tencent wants ...

  • May 7, 2014
  • at 10:56 am
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In the wake of MH370, Flight Tracker wants to help families of passengers feel at ease

In the wake of MH370, Flight Tracker wants to help families of flyers feel at ease

In light of the tragedy of flight MH370, Flight Tracker might just be the app worried families need for reassurance.

  • May 16, 2014
  • at 9:00 am
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Nintendo and Docomo join forces to offer 3DS tethering in Japan

Nintendo will offer a 3DS tethering app for select Android-powered smartphones and tablets on Japan’s Docomo wireless network.

  • May 14, 2014
  • at 11:35 pm
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This crowdsourced courier service wants to make the system more transparent, accepts Bitcoin

This crowdsourced courier service wants to make the system more transparent, accepts Bitcoin

With painful delivery experiences in mind, this founder decided to tackle the problem by creating her own on-demand courier service.

  • May 14, 2014
  • at 5:10 pm
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Xiaomi breaks into global top 10 in terms of smartphone shipments, moves up to 3rd in China

Xiaomi breaks into global top 10 for smartphone shipments, kicks out HTC

Boosted by buyers in China, half of the worldwide top 10 phone brands are now Chinese. Huawei is third, Lenovo fourth, Xiaomi debuts in sixt...

  • May 13, 2014
  • at 12:39 pm
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Digital payments industry heats up in Singapore, major companies jump on board

Singapore’s OCBC Bank now lets you transfer money via Facebook, email, SMS

OCBC Bank's Pay Anyone is a nice feature to have for its mobile app, but it's at best a marginal improvement over the existing method of doi...

  • May 12, 2014
  • at 3:10 pm
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Flea market app 10sec gets funding ahead of launch

Flea market app 10sec gets funding ahead of launch

10sec hasn’t even launched yet, but the startup behind the social flea market app has just wrapped up its second funding round.

  • May 9, 2014
  • at 8:29 pm
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Yahoo News Digest brings breaking news to your phone twice daily, now available in Singapore

Available in Singapore: Yahoo News Digest, which brings breaking news twice daily to your phone

This app that can help to narrow the most essential news to their core points for daily consumption.

  • May 9, 2014
  • at 1:09 pm
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VNG talks about chat app battle with Viber in Vietnam, adds 1M Zalo users per month

VNG's CEO claims that his company's Zalo is the number one mobile messaging app in Vietnam right now.

  • May 7, 2014
  • at 12:00 pm
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This startup lets you share files safely and anonymously, and it’s easier than Dropbox

Five years after Dropbox took the internet by storm, sharing files with peers has become easier than ever, and startups have competed with g...

  • May 6, 2014
  • at 4:38 pm
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