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China tech news this week

8 must-read tech stories in China this week

Temperatures have plunged and winter has rumbled into China. Luckily, the tech scene is as hot and spicy as ever. Here are the most-read and...

  • December 1, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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In Tencent vs. Qihoo Supreme Court case, which do the people support?

A Supreme Court hearing between two web titans, Qihoo 360 and Tencent, began this morning in China, marking the next round of the three-year...

  • November 26, 2013
  • at 4:30 pm
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Ashley Madison CEO: society can benefit from using our service

Ashley Madison CEO Noel Biderman spoke with Singapore news site TODAY saying that he is hoping to come to “a resolution” with Singapore&...

  • November 25, 2013
  • at 12:28 pm
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Cyber Monday is being stretched out to Cyber Week in Thailand

The first ever ‘Thailand Online Mega Sale 2013′ starts in three days. The online country-wide sale will take place from November...

  • November 22, 2013
  • at 4:48 pm
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Taamkru preps kindergarteners for their first grade school entrance exam

One of finalists of Thai telco True Corporation’s True Incube incubator program, Taamkru.com launched Taamkru app today in partnership wit...

  • November 20, 2013
  • at 9:30 pm
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GreatFire circumvents Chinese censors by duplicating blocked Chinese Reuters site

Last Friday, we reported that the Chinese-language sites for the Wall Street Journal (cn.wsj.com) and Reuters (cn.reuters.com) were censor...

  • November 18, 2013
  • at 3:00 pm
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Wall Street Journal and Reuters’ Chinese sites blocked in China

The Chinese websites for the Wall Street Journal (cn.wsj.com) and Reuters (cn.reuters.com) have both been blocked by the Great Firewall of C...

  • November 15, 2013
  • at 4:20 pm
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After last week’s hack attacks across Asia, more Anonymous members are caught

The shadowy Anonymous Philippines group has managed to hack and deface many government websites a number of times over the years. Last week ...

  • November 15, 2013
  • at 1:01 pm
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Here are the two biggest online music streaming sites in Indonesia

Meet Langit Musik, an online music streaming site in Indonesia run by Telkomsel, and Melon Indonesia.

  • November 14, 2013
  • at 2:46 pm
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NOTW - Asia tech news this week

Staff picks: 6 top news stories this week on Tech in Asia

WeChat, Xiaomi, tuk-tuks, Android, goverment clapdowns on the web - we're throwing all those at you in this week's list of news selections f...

  • November 30, 2013
  • at 6:02 pm
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Sanook partners with a fashion e-commerce startup to bring stylish content to the site

Thailand’s largest web portal, Sanook, has partnered with fashion e-store WearYouWant to feature content from the WYW blog on Sanook’s f...

  • November 25, 2013
  • at 1:33 pm
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Qihoo’s numbers are up in Q3, hits ambitious search engine goal ahead of schedule

A lot of people are watching Qihoo 360 (NYSE:QIHU) as it eats into Baidu’s search engine market in China. Over the weekend, Qihoo issu...

  • November 25, 2013
  • at 12:19 pm
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Dating site Jiayuan sees slow growth in earnings and users, looks to youngsters with new flirting app

China might be a land of tens of millions of bachelors due to the gender imbalance, but that doesn’t mean it’s an easy ride for ...

  • November 21, 2013
  • at 1:40 pm
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Pomelo Fashion aspires towards better e-commerce for the love of street chic fashion

E-commerce is one of the fastest growing sectors in Thailand, thanks to increasing internet penetration throughout the country. Meanwhile, y...

  • November 20, 2013
  • at 5:30 pm
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Meet 500Trends, a social e-commerce site with flavors of Amazon, Pinterest, and Instagram

Lots of startups around the world have combined e-commerce with social elements, hoping that person-to-person engagement can entice users to...

  • November 18, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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One telco in Myanmar wants free Wikipedia for all

As one of the two foreign companies being granted a nationwide telecom license by the Myanmar government, Norway-based telco Telenor announc...

  • November 15, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Youku reduces losses in Q3, grows to 300 million video views per day

Chinese video sites Youku and Tudou (NYSE:YOKU) – remember, they’re now one company – have released their Q3 earnings repo...

  • November 15, 2013
  • at 11:40 am
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BuyingIQ is a new Indian startup that helps you compare prices and deals

With the growth of e-commerce, price comparison sites seem to be on the rise also. Actually, the market for product search and price compari...

  • November 13, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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