Posts Categorized: Mobile


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Summon Auntie Upgrade Lets you Message Car Owners by their Plate Number

Summon Auntie, an app to help Singaporean drivers evade parking meter attendants, has officially launched the fifth version of its app. It h...

  • June 27, 2012
  • at 10:40 am
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SingTel Innov8 and Mitsui invests US$5M in Cayman-based General Mobile

SingTel Innov8, the wholly-owned corporate venture arm of SingTel, and Mitsui & Co, have jointly invested US$5M in General Mobile, a Ca...

  • June 26, 2012
  • at 5:36 pm
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Japan’s Food Photo App SnapDish Lands New Key Partnerships

It was just a few weeks ago that we told you about Vuzz Inc’s new SnapDish Android app aiming at a global audience. Today the company ...

  • June 26, 2012
  • at 9:30 am
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Shoppening Promises Infinite Loyalty Cards And Coupons, In An Eco-Friendly Way

In the same space as around!, Squiryl, and Perx, the idea behind Shoppening isn’t new. But it caught my attention at the recent CommunicA...

  • June 25, 2012
  • at 5:43 pm
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Flipboard for Android ‘China Edition’ Launches, Comes to 2 Startup App Stores

Here’s another milestone for Flipboard in China, with the official launch today of Flipboard for Android ‘China Edition.’ ...

  • June 25, 2012
  • at 11:54 am
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Can You Measure Happiness? Freehap App Aims to Do So

Wanna be happy? There’s an app for that. Well not exactly, but an app with the ambitious goal of making the world a happier place has ...

  • June 22, 2012
  • at 9:15 pm
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Indonesia Mobile Ad Market Doubles in a Year, Android Growing Fastest [INFOGRAPHIC]

Here is an interesting infographic from InMobi about the Indonesian mobile landscape, comparing the current scene up to May 2012 compared wi...

  • June 22, 2012
  • at 3:44 pm
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Startup Weekend global champ Aftership gets seed funding after DEMO Asia encounter

Aftership, a Hong Kong-based startup that provides package tracking for online retailers and consumers, has secured seed funding from Austra...

  • June 22, 2012
  • at 12:01 pm
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Asia a Key Battleground in Epic ‘Game of Phones’ [INFOGRAPHIC]

App store analytics service, App Annie, has just released its Game of Phones infographic, and as big Game of Thrones fans here on this blog,...

  • June 21, 2012
  • at 10:02 pm
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SingTel Innov8 Looks to Developing Nations, Funds Mobile Platform Maker G-Mobi

SingTel Innov8 is in action again, this time ploughing its venture capital into – along with Japan’s Mitsui & Co. (TYO:8031) – General...

  • June 27, 2012
  • at 9:20 am
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Wi-FI Coming to ANA International Flights in 2013

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that beginning in July 2013, Japanese airline ANA will start offering wi-fi on international flights to...

  • June 26, 2012
  • at 12:30 pm
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SnapDish launches in T Store, a Korean app store with 2.5 million visitors a day

SnapDish, a food photo and recipe sharing app from Japan, is now available on T Store, a Korean Android app store with 2.5 million visitors ...

  • June 26, 2012
  • at 8:30 am
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Cool New Karaoke App for iPhone Takes China By Storm

In a way, it’s amazing there wasn’t a good karaoke app for Chinese iPhone users years ago. After all, the KTV (China’s ter...

  • June 25, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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NonStop Games: Social HTML5 Games with a Twist

In an old Singaporean office crammed with start-ups lies the humble shared space of the up-and-coming HTML5 social games start-up NonStop Ga...

  • June 22, 2012
  • at 10:15 pm
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Asia-Pacific Leading Trend That’ll See Mobile Devices Overtake PCs

Aliza Knox, managing director of commerce for Google Asia-Pacific, pointed out at CommunicAsia 2012 Singapore earlier this week that mobile ...

  • June 22, 2012
  • at 7:30 pm
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Japan Lags in Smartphone Adoption, But Still Leads Asia in Mobile Internet Usage [REPORT]

Nielsen has some interesting figures about smartphone adoption and usage in Asia in its recent Smartphone Insights Study. Perhaps most inter...

  • June 22, 2012
  • at 2:30 pm
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Fonetwish Handles a Billion Facebook Interactions Per Month

Readers may recall a few months back when we featured Fonetwish, a mobile solution that allows users to interact with Facebook without a mob...

  • June 22, 2012
  • at 9:20 am
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Jiepang Makes a New Friend, Can Now Share Check-Ins to WeChat

Jiepang, one of China’s biggest check-in social networks, has a new buddy in the form of Tencent (HKG:0700), the country’s socia...

  • June 21, 2012
  • at 9:41 pm
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