Posts Categorized: Mobile


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Japanese Mobile Video Channel, NotTV, Surpasses 100,000 Subscribers

Mmbi Inc.’s NotTV mobile television service has surpassed 100,000 subscribers on July 28, just 119 days after the service began in Apr...

  • July 30, 2012
  • at 11:00 pm
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Korea’s Game Publisher Neowiz to Target China for Mobile Gaming

According to a report by Korea’s Yonhap News Agency, Neowiz Games (KOSDAQ:095660) is keen to move into China’s mobile gaming spa...

  • July 30, 2012
  • at 1:30 pm
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Photo Sharing App Dabkick Launches With Minority Investment From GREE

Here’s a fun application that we got wind of on this Friday evening. Dabkick is a photo sharing app which doesn’t let you share ...

  • July 27, 2012
  • at 10:30 pm
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China’s E-Commerce King Gets Social With Laiwang App, Wants Users to Get Together

China’s biggest e-commerce company now has a social network of its own in the form of Laiwang, which launched quietly earlier this wee...

  • July 27, 2012
  • at 4:11 pm
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SoundGecko Transcribes Written Content Into Audio Files

We’re seeing more and more impressive startups coming from down under, and SoundGecko is one which has captivated us once again. A couple...

  • July 26, 2012
  • at 10:30 pm
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Run a Singaporean Coffee Shop with the Kopi Tiam Game

In the spirit of Singapore’s upcoming National Day, I thought it would be timely to introduce a time-management game which features local ...

  • July 26, 2012
  • at 8:00 pm
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Urbanesia’s Location-Based API is Open for Developers

Indonesian city lifestyle directory website Urbanesia yesterday announced that its API is now open for third-party developers. The API will ...

  • July 26, 2012
  • at 2:40 pm
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DeNA and Daum Take Mobage Partnership to the Next Level

Some of our readers may recall last February when Japanese social gaming giant DeNA (TYO:2432), in cooperation with Korean web portal Daum (...

  • July 25, 2012
  • at 8:30 pm
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Makers of Camera360 Launch a Photoshopping Web App

The makers of the hit photo app Camera360 have brought their image-altering expertise to a new stage: a Photoshop-esque website called 52Pho...

  • July 25, 2012
  • at 3:05 pm
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Tuding, China’s Instagram, Gets Snappy With its Social Media Marketing

After acquiring millions of users, perhaps it’s time for some monetization. That’s the case with the team behind TuDing, one of ...

  • July 30, 2012
  • at 3:00 pm
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Talking Mobile Development with the Creator of Kopi Tiam

Recently we wrote about Kopi Tiam, a time-management game which features local cuisines from Singapore. I had the opportunity to follow up w...

  • July 30, 2012
  • at 11:38 am
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Rumors Swirling of New Xiaomi Phone Coming in August

This week saw Xiaomi announcing officially that it’s making boatloads of money, but it has also seen numerous rumors emerge about the ...

  • July 27, 2012
  • at 9:30 pm
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New Cooliris mobile app makes photo sharing and viewing a visual feast

The iPad and iPhone’s default photo app works just fine, but it’s plain and boring, like going on date with a pleasant but forge...

  • July 26, 2012
  • at 11:00 pm
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Phone-Maker Xiaomi Claims Nearly $1 Billion in Revenue in 2012 H1

Xiaomi, the young Chinese company that has shaken up the smartphone world with its keenly-priced M1 smartphone (pictured above), has announc...

  • July 26, 2012
  • at 8:45 pm
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After Hitting 50 Million Users, Line is Going to China [Report]

The Korean Herald is reporting today that NHN Corp (KRX:035420) plans to launch its popular Line application in China this year. The company...

  • July 26, 2012
  • at 7:25 pm
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Restaurant reservation service Chope seats one-millionth diner in a year

Chope, a web and mobile restaurant reservation service, has announced in a press release that it has seated one million diners since its lau...

  • July 26, 2012
  • at 12:08 pm
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Celebrate Singapore’s 47th Birthday With This Augmented Reality Game

For many Singaporeans like myself, August 9th marks a special day for all of us, which is our nation’s independence day. This year, in ord...

  • July 25, 2012
  • at 4:56 pm
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How Tencent’s Qute is Chatting Up Indonesia

So Tencent’s made-for-Indonesia Qute messaging app has more than a million users. That makes me curious to find out what is it all abo...

  • July 25, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
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