Posts Categorized: Video


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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Chinese Start-Up Gezbox Wants You to Show Off Your Stuff

Gezbox is a stylish Chinese social network that centres around sharing images of the stuff that you own – gadgets, brand-name clothes and ...

  • August 29, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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Nokia and Jiepang Team-Up for NFC Check-In Trials Across China

Chinese location-based service Jiepang is once again teaming up with Nokia to bring NFC-enabled check-ins to venues across China. When we sp...

  • August 25, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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Rumors of Youku, Tencent Team-up

Phoenix Tech is reporting that “reliable sources” have divulged Tencent and Youku are in late-stage talks to initiate cooperatio...

  • August 17, 2011
  • at 7:14 pm
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At Start-Up Weekend Taipei the Winner is… FoodJing

The inaugural Start-up Weekend Taipei wrapped up yesterday evening, and local foodie site emerged the winner. For impressing th...

  • August 15, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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Hulu Coming To Japan

Hulu announced today that it will be bringing its streaming service to Japan. is now online, and users can sign up to receive more d...

  • August 11, 2011
  • at 12:30 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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Microsoft Launches Piracy-Fighting Viral Marketing Campaign in Hong Kong

Microsoft is launching a viral web campaign today in Hong Kong that’s aimed at reducing software piracy. The spot centres around a short c...

  • August 30, 2011
  • at 6:00 pm
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Youku Releases Desktop Client/Mobile Tool iKu Mini

Youku announced last night the release of iKu Mini, a free desktop client that allows users to do some pretty cool things, and even move bey...

  • August 26, 2011
  • at 6:28 pm
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Eid trip

How Mobile Devices Help Indonesians Return To Hometowns for Eid

As the Eid celebration is only a week away, Indonesian tradition compels people to start returning to their hometowns. Using cars, buses, tr...

  • August 23, 2011
  • at 9:30 pm
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Indonesian P2P Courier Bistip Adds Insurance, Gets Facelift

Good news for travellers and courier service users from This clever peer-to-peer courier service has announced some new improvem...

  • August 16, 2011
  • at 1:44 pm
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Tencent ‘Qrobot’ Will Try to Kill You (With its Cuteness)

Tencent, China's biggest social media and IM platform, has launched a cute, talking, wiggling, voice-recognizing 'Qrobot' in the form of its...

  • August 11, 2011
  • at 1:48 pm
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Tudou is Running Out of Money

A Sina Tech report this morning suggests that Tudou, one of China’s largest internet video sites, is facing dire financial straits. Ac...

  • August 10, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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