Posts Categorized: Mobile



With Social Discounts, Stilomo Hopes to Freshen Up the Indonesian Daily Deals Market

One of the first Jakarta Founder Institute graduates, Stilomo.com, which attracted angel investment a few months ago, has finally launched o...

  • October 24, 2012
  • at 9:00 am
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How China is Pushing Forward the Mobile Internet in 2012 [CHARTS]

In the gradual but massive shift to the mobile internet, Asia is leading the way. The continent has seen 192.5 percent growth in mobile inte...

  • October 23, 2012
  • at 1:25 pm
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GREE’s Monster Quest is Number 1 Free Game in US

The folks over at Gamebiz.jp pointed out yesterday evening that GREE’s (TYO:3632) new title Monster Quest, which was released just las...

  • October 23, 2012
  • at 10:02 am
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DianDao Already Has 600+ Indoor Maps, Rolls Out New Apps

After launching in January of this year on iOS, the Chinese startup DianDao has rolled out apps for Android and Windows Phone, helping even ...

  • October 22, 2012
  • at 8:00 pm
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Japan’s Manga Camera Doing Well Overseas, Passes 3 Million Downloads

Our readers may remember that we featured Manga Camera a few weeks back, a photo application from Japan which had started very hot in the Ja...

  • October 22, 2012
  • at 4:00 pm
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Manila to Check in to Foursquare Hack Day this December

The folks at WebGeek Philippines and Smart DevNet have announced that they’ll be running a mobile app hackathon on December 1 in Manil...

  • October 22, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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Apple iPhone’s Siri Helps Chinese Users Find Prostitutes, Pornography

It’s no secret that the English-language version of Apple’s Siri iPhone app can recognize and answer queries about where to find...

  • October 20, 2012
  • at 1:00 am
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Startup Asia Bandung Hackathon in an Infographic

We can’t thank everyone enough for your support at last weekend’s Startup Asia Bandung Hackathon. We had great fun over the 24 hours tha...

  • October 19, 2012
  • at 4:15 pm
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E-publishing platforms, Thailand’s Ookbee and Indonesia’s SCOOP, partner up for regional expansion

The partnership could make Ookbee and SCOOP dominant regional players by accelerating growth through knowledge sharing, securing deals from ...

  • October 19, 2012
  • at 11:50 am
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Babelverse, which is building a crowdsourced universal translator, hopes to set up SEA HQ in Singapore

Babelverse is one of the most talked about startups in the alpha quadrant these days. It's no surprise: They're building a sort of universal...

  • October 23, 2012
  • at 10:48 pm
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Japan’s DeNA Launches ‘comm’ Voice and Chat Application

Japanese social gaming giant DeNA (TYO:2432) has just launched its very own voice/chat application called ‘comm’ (at co-mm.com) ...

  • October 23, 2012
  • at 12:10 pm
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ZTE Denies Layoff Plans, But Posts Huge Q3 Losses

ZTE has not been having a great month. After being accused by US lawmakers of spying (which is bad enough), it announced its projected third...

  • October 23, 2012
  • at 3:00 am
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Singapore Startup Vibease Impresses in Dublin, and Announces Angel Funding

Those of you who attended our Startup Asia conference back in February likely haven’t forgotten the unusual startup, Vibease, who stol...

  • October 22, 2012
  • at 7:00 pm
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SK Planet’s TicToc Plus faces huge challenge in global expansion, but Korean Wave could be an answer

TicToc Plus needs to do more to draw users with unique features. The Korean Wave, and Asia's obsession with it, could help it draw hordes of...

  • October 22, 2012
  • at 3:04 pm
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Vibease smart vibrator earns top 4 spot at Dublin Web Summit, now open for preorders

Singapore's Vibease earned a top 4 spot at the Dublin Web Summit, a prominent technology conference in Europe. 9gag, AVA, Collaborative Clou...

  • October 22, 2012
  • at 11:44 am
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NetSuite + AsiaPay = more options for online retailers in Asia

The collaboration entails integrating AsiaPay's PayDollar e-commerce payment gateway with NetSuite's SuiteCommerce platform.

  • October 19, 2012
  • at 4:19 pm
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India Realizing its Potential as Mega Mobile Market, 4th in Android Downloads Worldwide

Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) has announced today that Android developers in India can now sell paid applications, in-app items, and subscriptions on...

  • October 19, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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GREE Releases Monster Quest, New iOS Game from Funzio Team

GREE’s (TYO:3632) US studio has just announced a new title, as Monster Quest has just dropped for iPhone and iPad. The game is free to...

  • October 19, 2012
  • at 10:15 am
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