Posts Categorized: Mobile


Zank app

Zank is a Slick Chinese Friend-Finding App for Gays

If you’re looking to find friends, Zank might be able to help with that. The Chinese mobile startup app focuses on helping users find ...

  • June 13, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Indosat Holds Mobile Apps Contest and Incubation Program in Indonesia with JKTFI

There is good potential of growth for mobile apps in Indonesia, and the future looks bright as both Indonesian telco Indosat and Jakarta Fou...

  • June 12, 2013
  • at 10:40 am
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Foxconn Partners with Taiwan Mobile, Slowly Sheds Apple

Since iPhone sales started to dip, Foxconn’s been looking elsewhere to diversify the products it manufactures. It seems to have found a f...

  • June 11, 2013
  • at 6:10 pm
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Sequoia-backed Startup AdNear Moves HQ from India to Singapore

Update: We learned from AdNear that its platform is also available in Singapore and made changes accordingly. A PR rep also updated us on th...

  • June 11, 2013
  • at 5:46 pm
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The New York Times Gets Xiaomi Way, Way Wrong

On TechInAsia: It’s pleasing to see that the overseas media is finally paying some attention to Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi. But unfor...

  • June 11, 2013
  • at 11:45 am
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Breast Or Thigh? Let Fanqie Kuaidian Help You Choose the Best Chinese

Breast Or Thigh? Let Fanqie Kuaidian Help You Choose the Best Chinese Food

When you walk into a new restaurant and spoiled with a delectable range of food porn and aren’t sure what to choose, you could probably us...

  • June 10, 2013
  • at 11:40 am
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The Best Way to Avoid Eating Rat Meat in China: Cook Yourself With This App

Last week we wrote about online grocery store BenLai.com, and how it aims to be the top provider of quality groceries delivered right to yo...

  • June 8, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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New Docomo App Animates Your Panoramas

Japanese mobile telco NTT Docomo (NYSE:DCM) has today launched a fun smartphone app that will create video panoramas that include sound. Whi...

  • June 7, 2013
  • at 9:03 pm
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Wanpai clones Vine app for China

YouTube Founders Have Made a Chinese Clone of Vine – And It’s Really Good

YouTube founders Chad Hurley and Steve Chen are no stranger to the Chinese market having launched a localized version of social bookmarking ...

  • June 7, 2013
  • at 11:45 am
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Apple’s iOS 7 is Copying Other Operating Systems, Say Chinese Net Users

At yesterday’s WWDC conference, Apple unveiled its brand new mobile operating system: iOS 7. It’s a slick-looking beast, no doub...

  • June 12, 2013
  • at 11:30 am
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Smartfren Gets Aggressive, Offers Affordable Quad-Core Android Phones in Indonesia

Indonesian telco and handset manufacturer Smartfren has had a roller coaster year so far. On one end, their new set of smartphones are a bre...

  • June 11, 2013
  • at 8:00 pm
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To The Dismay of Thiefs Across Vietnam, Apple Deactivates Wiped iPhones Running iOS7

To The Dismay of Thieves Across Vietnam, Apple Deactivates Wiped iPhones Running iOS7

Last night over here in Asia, we watched with bated breath on live blogs and Apple’s own live stream as Tim Cook et al unveiled a number o...

  • June 11, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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PayrollHero Expands Out of the Philippines, Tackling Southeast Asia

PayrollHero Expands Out of the Philippines, Tackling Southeast Asia

It looks like the Philippines and Canada-based payroll solutions provider PayrollHero, is gaining momentum and slowly positioning itself in...

  • June 11, 2013
  • at 4:31 pm
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WeChat Competitor Feixin: 100 Million Users, But Low Activity Levels

Over the past year, Tencent’s WeChat has exploded. So much so, in fact, that you might forget that other mobile messaging services wer...

  • June 11, 2013
  • at 11:30 am
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The New York Times Gets Xiaomi Way, Way Wrong

The New York Times Gets Xiaomi Way, Way Wrong

It’s pleasing to see that the overseas media is finally paying some attention to Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi. But unfortunately, t...

  • June 10, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Test Version of Major WeChat Upgrade Leaked: More Scanning, More Shaking, More Shopping

Tencent’s WeChat continues to grow and evolve beyond its origins as a pretty simple chat app. Yesterday, QQ Tech somehow got its hands...

  • June 8, 2013
  • at 4:14 am
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With an Eye on Mobile Video Viewers, Youku and Sina Weibo Form a Partnership

With an eye to the many Sina Weibo users who access the Twitter-like service via mobile, two of China’s web giants have formed an interest...

  • June 7, 2013
  • at 3:08 pm
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Asva The Monkey, An Awesome Puzzle Game Out Of Cambodia

Cambodia is a country we don’t get to focus much on here on Tech In Asia, but luckily there are a few websites out there like Geeks In...

  • June 7, 2013
  • at 11:30 am
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