Posts Categorized: Web


India now has 106 million active social media users as mobile web rises (INFOGRAPHIC)

India now has 106 million active social media users as mobile web rises (INFOGRAPHIC)

India now has 243.2 million internet users and 106 million active social media users, according to the newest numbers available for mid-way ...

  • July 2, 2014
  • at 3:52 pm
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This startup could be a lifesaver when you’re seeking credible statistics

Type a search term and Graph instantly generates - you guessed it - a graph with selectable timeframes and parameters.

  • June 17, 2014
  • at 10:44 pm
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After building a Chinese web empire, Qihoo looks to new markets in developing nations

After building a Chinese web empire, Qihoo looks to new markets in developing nations

The new battleground for China's web giants is happening in nations like Brazil and Indonesia - and it's focused on apps.

  • June 13, 2014
  • at 12:10 pm
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If you see this, the page is blocked by the NCPO

After Thailand’s coup, rulers want to meet with Facebook, Google, Line, to discuss censoring individual users

Thailand’s IT ministry plans to send a government representative to Singapore to talk to Facebook and Google, and another team to Japan to...

  • May 30, 2014
  • at 2:30 pm
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More than 100 sites have shut down in Thailand since start of coup

The military junta has already ordered over 100 websites to be blocked in the kingdom of Thailand since the army seized power.

  • May 26, 2014
  • at 4:15 pm
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Under martial law, Thailand will shut down some websites and monitor social media

Thailand's NBTC has asked for cooperation from Thai ISP operators to shut down inappropriate websites

  • May 22, 2014
  • at 1:22 pm
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Anonymous Philippines hacks 200 Chinese websites for “territorial encroachment”

Anonymous Philippines has crossed borders and defaced more than 200 Chinese website this week.

  • May 20, 2014
  • at 1:30 pm
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14 finalists march onwards to battle for the grand prize at Startup Asia Singapore Hackathon 2014

The 14 finalists now have time to regroup and refine their apps to get the highest possible score for their execution.

  • May 12, 2014
  • at 4:46 pm
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VNG talks about chat app battle with Viber in Vietnam, adds 1M Zalo users per month

VNG's CEO claims that his company's Zalo is the number one mobile messaging app in Vietnam right now.

  • May 7, 2014
  • at 12:00 pm
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CekAja helps Indonesians compare and apply for financial products, delivers the service to their front doors

(Update: We revised a couple of facts: CekAja’s beta launch timeline and number of transactions processed) Indonesia could become a huge m...

  • June 18, 2014
  • at 12:30 pm
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Worldwide Domain

Brands and individuals in Indonesia race to snatch up new ‘.id’ domain names

A much shorter domain for Indonesia, .id, can now be acquired by Indonesian citizens or brands that are owned by local citizens. This top-le...

  • June 16, 2014
  • at 10:45 pm
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Indonesian is top WordPress language in Asia, gets 200 million pageviews every month

CEO Matt Mullenweg says that Indonesian is Wordpress’ third most used language around the world, behind English and Spanish.

  • June 3, 2014
  • at 3:44 pm
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18 Daily Deals Websites in the Philippines

18 daily deals websites in the Philippines: what’s to like and not to like

Some are veterans in the e-commerce wars, others are relative newbies. Most are homegrown ventures, while a couple can trace their roots ove...

  • May 27, 2014
  • at 12:45 pm
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Internet providers summoned to meet coup leaders in Thailand

Internet service providers summoned to meet coup leaders in Thailand

At 10:30am local time this morning, representatives of Thailand’s internet service providers were summoned to meet with the leaders of the...

  • May 23, 2014
  • at 2:10 pm
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Stumped on how to manage your finances? This startup gives you a financial plan for free

Stumped on how to manage your finances? This startup gives you a financial plan for free

One of the many lifelong struggles that we face has to be managing our personal finances. DrWealth wants to help with that.

  • May 21, 2014
  • at 4:40 pm
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Startup Asia Singapore 2014 hackathon: the winners

Startup Asia Singapore 2014 hackathon: the winners

14 teams of entrepreneur hopefuls came together last Saturday to do battle in the final round of Startup Asia Singapore 2014’s hackathon. ...

  • May 20, 2014
  • at 9:00 am
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RedMart well on its way to capturing Singapore market, growing 20% every month

RedMart co-founders concede that they still have some way to go to conquer the $5.9 billion online groceries industry in Singapore.

  • May 8, 2014
  • at 3:21 pm
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Amidst boom in Aussie outsourcing and freelancing, Elance-oDesk launches in Australia

Australia is the second largest client market in total value globally, and is the top online hiring country per capita.

  • May 3, 2014
  • at 1:53 pm
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