Posts Categorized: Mobile


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Alibaba Shuts Down WeChat Interface ‘to Protect Customers’ (UPDATED)

Yesterday, rumors began to spread across the Chinese web that Alibaba, the e-commerce giant behind Taobao and Tmall, was shutting down the i...

  • August 1, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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Malaysia’s MyTeksi Expands to Philippines, Helps You Find a Ride with GrabTaxi

Check this out, an app makes riding taxis easier in the Philippines.

  • July 31, 2013
  • at 6:01 pm
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Line Hunts Down Path As ‘Line Band’ App Surpasses 15 Million Downloads

Remember Line Band, the extended social network for users of the smash-hit messaging app Line? Today NHN Japan has revealed that Line Band h...

  • July 31, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Youku redesigns homepage for smaller screens and mobile viewers

Youku Surges to 200 Million Daily Mobile Views This Month as Chinese Consumers Ditch Laptops

It’s mobile, mobile, mobile with China’s video sites these days as they chase China’s middle-income web users onto tablets...

  • July 31, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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China Mobile Users in Beijing Can Get 4G Right Now

Are you a China Mobile user in Beijing? Itching to try out the company’s lightning fast 4G-LTE network? China Mobile still isn’t...

  • July 31, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Line Gives Away Free Stickers in Philippines Following TV Ads

Is the ever increasing sticker collection of Line its way to attract more users?

  • July 30, 2013
  • at 3:30 pm
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India’s Upcoming PRISM Gets a Boost With Israeli Interception Tools Deal

It’s already clear that India will have a Central Monitoring System (CMS) put in place later this year to monitor phone and internet commu...

  • July 30, 2013
  • at 11:05 am
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Report: China Telecom Also Rolling Out WeChat Plans in August

China Unicom’s plans to accomodate Tencent’s white-hot chat app WeChat are already official and coming August 8. But it seems li...

  • July 30, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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Thai Telco AIS Responds to Competitors, Launches 3 Android Phones of Its Own

There are three main mobile operators in Thailand: Dtac, AIS, and True. A few months after True came out with its own phones, True Beyond an...

  • July 26, 2013
  • at 8:12 pm
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App Annie Gets Sexier with Enhanced Features and New Mobile App

App Annie unveils its new mobile app and latest update with latest features that includes analytics API integration, hourly rankings, and ap...

  • July 31, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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Xiaomi Red Rice phone launches

Xiaomi Buddies Up With Tencent, Launches New Budget Smartphone For Just $129

Chinese phone-maker Xiaomi is already on course to sell 15 million smartphones this year, despite this being only the startup’s second ful...

  • July 31, 2013
  • at 3:21 pm
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Singapore’s Perx Teams Up With American Express For More Shopping Bonuses

Mobile loyalty program Perx is keen to reward users even more for frequenting Singaporean retailers and is today partnering with American Ex...

  • July 31, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Visiting Thailand? Download These Free Apps

Bangkok, the capital of Thailand, has the number one spot as 2013’s most popular tourist destination in the world with 15.98 million visit...

  • July 31, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Huawei Enters Thai Smartphone Market For First Time, Launches Ascend P6 Today

Today, Huawei, the world’s third largest phone manufacturer, launched the Huawei Ascend P6 smartphone in Thailand. This is the first time ...

  • July 30, 2013
  • at 5:01 pm
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Uber Launches in Taiwan

After a Month of Quiet Testing, Uber Launches Officially in Taipei

After a month of quiet testing in Taiwan’s capital, Taipei, online car pick-up company Uber has now launched officially in the city. Uber...

  • July 30, 2013
  • at 2:59 pm
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How AdNear Does Location-Based Advertising Differently

Founded in 2008 by serial entrepreneur Anil Mathews, AdNear is a location-based advertising network that’s approaching the game differentl...

  • July 30, 2013
  • at 10:08 am
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4 Must-Have Real-Time Traffic Apps For Philippine Commuters and Drivers

You can always get away with heavy traffic. There are mobile apps to help you out.

  • July 26, 2013
  • at 9:30 pm
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With 20 Million Downloads, Chinese Mobile Game Excalibur Plans Overseas Expansion

Developed by Chinese gaming studio, Linekong, Excalibur (王者之剑) is seeing over 20 million downloads so far in China with several tens...

  • July 26, 2013
  • at 6:58 pm
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