Posts Categorized: Video


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How a Start-up Fights to Bring Local Language to Mobile Phones in Laos

Most of us have mobile phones in our preferred language. Now imagine trying to use a phone whose software is all in a foreign language. I be...

  • October 10, 2011
  • at 10:18 pm
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Steve Jobs Tributes From Asia

Last week we told you about the many tributes to Steve Jobs that were happening in Asia, particularly in China. Since then we’ve come ...

  • October 10, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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Connecting The Dots

Many publications are flashing back the brilliant things that Steve Jobs had done during his time at Apple. They are connecting Jobs’ ...

  • October 7, 2011
  • at 10:08 am
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Zaker: The News-Readin’, Page-Flippin’ Flipboard Clone [REVIEW]

Most successful international apps have a group of Chinese imitators. The success of magazine-style news-reading app Flipboard has brought w...

  • October 3, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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Google Debuts Its YouTube Partner Program in India

Google has today officially announced the launch of YouTube Partner Program in India, after selectively rolling out to a few partners last D...

  • September 14, 2011
  • at 7:39 pm
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Taiwanese Pop Star Jay Chou Invests in 31SMS Start-Up

Taiwanese pop singer Jay Chou (pictured right) seems to have been inspired by Hollywood movie star Aston Kutcher in investing in a start-up....

  • September 13, 2011
  • at 12:57 pm
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7notes Converts Your Handwritten iPad Notes

At the Foreign Correspondents’ Club in Tokyo today, Japanese company Metamoji gave a short presentation about its recently launched 7notes...

  • September 8, 2011
  • at 10:43 pm
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Sega Rolls Out Samurai Bloodshow for iPad [VIDEO]

A few weeks back I was playing around with Sega’s Genpei Taisen Emaki on the iPad. It was lots of fun, so I was delighted to see recently ...

  • September 6, 2011
  • at 9:30 am
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Lenovo: “We’re a DO company”

Lenovo: “We’re a DO company”

Lenovo, the third largest PC maker in the world, is spending a pretty big chunk of its budget on an ad campaign entitled “For Those Who Do...

  • September 5, 2011
  • at 9:15 am
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Kyocera’s Demos Tactile Feedback Touchscreen Buttons at CEATEC [VIDEO]

When we visited Kyocera at CEATEC Japan last week, we had a chance to try out the company’s ‘New Feeling Touch Panel.’ It&...

  • October 10, 2011
  • at 2:30 pm
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Jack Ma’s Speech at Stanford, Comments on Yahoo [Full Video]

Stanford Business has put the footage of Jack Ma’s recent speech online. The Alibaba CEO raised eyebrows on both sides of the ocean wh...

  • October 7, 2011
  • at 10:30 pm
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Stay Hungry, Stay Foolish – Thank you, Steve Jobs

I’m sitting in front of my Macbook, stunned, and still shocked by the sad news from Apple. Steve Jobs has left us physically, but his work...

  • October 6, 2011
  • at 2:30 pm
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Taiwan’s NMA Animates Facebook F8 Updates. And It’s Hilarious [VIDEO]

Facebook’s F8 meet-up stole the media limelight in the western world last week. Despite all the coverage and reviews, some might still fin...

  • September 24, 2011
  • at 10:58 pm
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Google Brings Search Stories To Taiwan, Wants More Taiwanese Searchers

Google Search Stories are fun to watch. Many of you would probably remember the Parisian love story video which later became a Super Bowl co...

  • September 14, 2011
  • at 4:51 pm
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Google Launches Its Very First TV Commercial in Indonesia

Last Friday Google launched its first ever TV commercial for Indonesia. Many Twitter users here reported that they watched two different ver...

  • September 12, 2011
  • at 10:11 am
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Ubox App + Vending Machines = Mobile Payments for Drinks and Snacks in China

Ubox is a Chinese app that brings mobile payments at vending machines to China for the first time. With apps for iPhone, Android, and JAVA-b...

  • September 6, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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Kickstarter-Funded Film ‘Blind’ Portrays Post-Nuclear Tokyo

In the past we’ve written about how many creative individuals have used the crowd-funding service Kickstarter to raise money for proje...

  • September 5, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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Video Site Ku6 is Holding Back Shanda Online

Shanda Online, a division of the larger Shanda company that’s responsible for a number of its online ventures, reported profits for Q2...

  • September 1, 2011
  • at 7:00 pm
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