Posts Categorized: Video

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China forces video sites to hire government-approved censors

Update March 27, 2014 @ 11:30am - China’s state news agency Xinhua has released a report denying heavier scrutiny of US and UK video ...

  • March 25, 2014
  • at 9:00 pm
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Kamcord records 2 billion mobile game videos as it launches Chinese, Japanese, and Korean versions

We’ve had our eye on Kamcord, the maker of a mobile game recording SDK for iOS and Android, ever since it received funding from Chi...

  • February 18, 2014
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Telkomsel’s Video 500 wants its 100 million feature phone users to stream more videos

Telkomsel, Indonesia’s largest mobile telco, launched its new premium video service for feature phone users called Video 500 this week.

  • December 26, 2013
  • at 2:34 pm
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Microsoft snaps up Skype’s operations in China, nabbing the app’s 100 million domestic users

Today Microsoft announced that it would be taking hold of Skype’s operations in China, where it currently lays claim to 100 million regist...

  • November 8, 2013
  • at 6:30 pm
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Wanbiancheng can teach everyone in China how to make an app in 2 hours

Even though most of us don’t consider ourselves coders nor programmers, we could probably all benefit from a little more knowledge abo...

  • October 31, 2013
  • at 10:11 am
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How freemium games make you pay (VIDEO)

This post was first published on Games in Asia. Nils Pihl is the cofounder of a behavioral analytics startup based in Beijing called Men...

  • September 28, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Report: Suning to buy PPTV for around $400 million

Could the purchase of Chinese streaming video site PPTV finally be at hand after months of rumors? According to Sina Tech, PPTV and Suning a...

  • September 25, 2013
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Which Thai telco made the most inspiring social ad? (VIDEOS)

There are two videos currently viral in Thailand and they are both from telco companies – one from Dtac and one from True. Even more i...

  • September 16, 2013
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Wandoujia launches video search function in China

Wandoujia, one of China’s leading Android app stores, today announced the launch of its new video search service. The addition to the ...

  • September 12, 2013
  • at 5:55 pm
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Japanese startup stitches together six GoPro cameras to make interactive panoramic video

The company has officially announced a new video solution, cleverly dubbed ‘Panomovie’, making it available to their clients in additio...

  • March 10, 2014
  • at 3:47 pm
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China’s Sohu sees improved revenues on all fronts, but profits fall

Chinese online media giant Sohu’s Q4 revenues rose 29 percent compared to last year to $385 million, but a 78 percent rise in operat...

  • February 11, 2014
  • at 1:02 pm
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China’s biggest online video sites form alliance against piracy, collectively sue Baidu for $49 million

This afternoon, more than a dozen of China’s biggest online video providers including Youku (NYSE:YOKU), LeTV (SHE:300104), Sohu (NASD...

  • November 13, 2013
  • at 4:53 pm
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LeTV now China’s 2nd most popular video portal, posts big profits and revenue gains

Chinese video site LeTV posted a 56 percent year-on-year increase in net profits and a 122 percent rise in revenue in its Q3 report (PDF...

  • November 4, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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Youtube unblocked for some in Pakistan (UPDATED)

Update: It seems Youtube is working via some connections in Pakistan but not from others. It’s possible this is a bug, or it could be ...

  • October 2, 2013
  • at 12:51 am
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BlackBerry Jam hackathon winner: augmented reality isn’t just for Google Glass

BlackBerry sponsored a regional hackathon put on by AngelHack at its Blackberry Jam conference in Hong Kong today. Eight teams qualif...

  • September 26, 2013
  • at 10:58 pm
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Mobile game video recorder Kamcord reports 1 million replays shared, launches on Android

Now available on more than 120 iOS games, mobile game video recorder Kamcord today releases the Android version of its SDK to developers. ...

  • September 19, 2013
  • at 10:30 pm
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The top 10 Youtube ads in Asia in 2013

Brands are arriving in Asia in a big way and at the forefront of that are Youtube ads, click here and check out the top 10 of this year.

  • September 16, 2013
  • at 6:00 pm
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Report: LeTV and Tencent collaborating on smart TV, announcement coming later this month

Smart TVs seem to be the hot trend in China tech these days (this month alone we’ve seen both Baidu and Xiaomi get in on the smart TV ...

  • September 12, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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