Posts Categorized: Web



Revitalized EatAds, with new funding and co-founders, looks to disrupt traditional advertising in Asia

EatAds cuts through the opacity in the traditional advertising market by letting marketers view media properties and details like pricing, l...

  • December 6, 2012
  • at 4:52 pm
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Lazada Receives $26M From Summit Partners, Has Now Raised Over $100M in 4 Months

Rocket Internet’s Asia-oriented e-commerce site Lazada announced yesterday that the company received $26 million in funding from equity in...

  • December 6, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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Touchten’s Infinite Sky Set to Launch for Chinese and Japanese Markets

Indonesian game developer Touchten’s flagship game, Infinite Sky, which has garnered more than one million downloads and 200,000 daily act...

  • December 6, 2012
  • at 12:00 pm
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Rocket Internet’s Lazada raises money again, gets USD26M from Summit Partners

Lazada, which is Rocket Internet's version of Amazon, claims to be the largest online department store in Southeast Asia.

  • December 6, 2012
  • at 1:12 am
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Take Note, Evernote: Netease’s Cloud Notes App Hits 8 Million Users

Chinese web portal Netease (NASDAQ:NTES) is making good progress with its Evernote-like cloud notes service, Youdao YunBiJi, which has just ...

  • December 5, 2012
  • at 4:23 pm
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Komli Media Partners with Yoose to Serve Geo-targeted Ads

Komli Media has announced its second deal in the last five days, this time a sales partnership with Singapore-based hyperlocal mobile ad net...

  • December 5, 2012
  • at 2:15 pm
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Red Dot Ventures Puts Seed Funding into Singapore’s ‘The Stakeholder Company’

Singapore-based incubator Red Dot Ventures has announced that it’s ploughing S$600,000 (US$490,000) of seed funding into compatriot st...

  • December 5, 2012
  • at 10:00 am
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Blackberry JamHack Asia Winner Talks Soccer, Apps, the Future of BB 10 in Indonesia

Blackberry JamHack Asia just finished a few days ago, with Indonesian web and app developers Inspira Solusi Indonesia emerging as the grand ...

  • December 4, 2012
  • at 7:00 pm
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iTunes Music Store Expands to India and Indonesia, Brings Movies Too

Apple’s iTunes began to accept payments for apps in the currencies of India and Indonesia in October of this year – and thatR...

  • December 4, 2012
  • at 4:42 pm
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A Vision of Vietnam’s Internet Future?

In dusty, cramped rooms across Vietnam, kids and adults log on to the web in internet shops. It’s a common sight on every other street...

  • December 6, 2012
  • at 4:41 pm
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China-Based Wine E-Tailer Vinehoo Raises Funding For its Flash Sales

Being big fans of both alcohol and startups, we’re pleased to hear of yet more funding for a Chinese wine e-commerce site. This time i...

  • December 6, 2012
  • at 1:42 pm
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HomeAway Brings its Vacation Rentals to Chinese Tourists in TuJia Tie-Up

One of the first Chinese startups I wrote about this year was TuJia, which is an online service for vacation home rentals. Then a few months...

  • December 6, 2012
  • at 10:10 am
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China Internet Report Gives a Glimpse of Tencent’s Dominance

IDG Capital Partners released an interesting white paper on the Chinese internet back in October. As a whole, it’s a little fragmented...

  • December 5, 2012
  • at 11:00 pm
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Australia’s Flippa Helps You Flip Websites Quicker than Ever

While I’ve never ventured into the business of buying and flipping domain names or websites myself, it seems like an intriguing busine...

  • December 5, 2012
  • at 3:15 pm
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Google's Crisis Response map for Typhoon Pablo

Government, Google, and Citizens Come Together for Crisis Response in the Philippines

Folks in the Philippines have been hit by another typhoon over the past few days, as Typhoon Pablo hit on Monday. More than 40,000 people we...

  • December 5, 2012
  • at 11:00 am
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Suck It and See: Nightspade Explores Gaming Partnership with Candy Maker Chupa Chups

Indonesian game developer Nightspade together with candy brand Chupa Chups launched an iOS game called Give a Dam back in November. This kin...

  • December 5, 2012
  • at 9:00 am
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Association of E-Commerce Indonesia to Hold First Seminar in December

The Association of E-commerce Indonesia (IdEA) was assembled by heavyweight Indonesian e-commerce players back in May to help spur the growt...

  • December 4, 2012
  • at 6:00 pm
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Japanese Programmer Community ‘Qiita’ Passes 10,000 Users

Qiita, an online programmer community for programmers in Japan, has just surpassed the 10,000 registered user milestone. Qiita was created b...

  • December 4, 2012
  • at 2:40 pm
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