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Huawei and Qihoo 360 Part Ways After Smartphone Collaboration

Is there no escape from the constant dramas surrounding Qihoo 360 (NYSE:QIHU) and its CEO Zhou Hongyi? They are again in the news, as Qihoo ...

  • September 6, 2012
  • at 9:30 pm
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CEO and founder of TMG, Alvin Yap

Alvin Yap Talks about Monetizing the Feature Phone Industry [INTERVIEW]

Readers may recall when we discussed feature phone business opportunities in Indonesia with Andy Zain. Continuing that discussion, we spoke ...

  • September 6, 2012
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Bubbly 2.0: An Instagram for Voice Messages?

It was just two weeks ago Bubble Motion, the Singapore-based company which makes the popular Bubbly app, raised $5 million in funding from J...

  • September 6, 2012
  • at 3:14 pm
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Starbucks Gets Even More Social in China, Lets Fans Follow in WeChat App

Last month, the hugely popular messaging app WeChat – or “Weixin” as it’s called in China – opened up to brand...

  • September 6, 2012
  • at 12:20 pm
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Tips on Pitching For Funding

Jimmy Jia, Associate at Mercatus Capital, a Singapore based business incubator, shares some tips on how to pitch for funding.

  • September 6, 2012
  • at 11:46 am
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Yahoo Boosts Social Activism, Launches “Internet for Good” Awards

Yahoo and Public Affairs Asia have launched the Yahoo Gold Standard Internet for Good Awards, which recognizes excellence in internet usage ...

  • September 6, 2012
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YCard Manages Your Stack of Business Cards, Works Awesome

Regardless how digital the world has become today, business cards are still an essential tool for any business setting. At our last Startup ...

  • September 6, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
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Hitwise Data Shows Baidu Strike Ineffective, But 360 Search Has Hit Plateau

After a couple weeks of battle between Qihoo 360 and Baidu, we’re finally starting to see some data on how the search market is settli...

  • September 6, 2012
  • at 1:30 am
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360Buy, Suning, Gome Investigated for Fraud in China E-Commerce Price War

When 360Buy CEO Liu Qiangdong kicked off a price war in China’s e-commerce sector, he probably didn’t expect things to go quite ...

  • September 5, 2012
  • at 11:00 pm
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Chinese Pinterest Clone Meilishuo Boasts 10 Million App Downloads

The Pinterest-like site Meilishuo, which claims to have 20 million users in China, has said that it has now had over 10 million downloads of...

  • September 6, 2012
  • at 8:00 pm
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Citron’s Andrew Left Defends His China Record, Considers Legal Action After Personal Attacks [INTERVIEW]

Earlier this week, a group of top Chinese tech execs banded together to defend US-listed Chinese stocks from being bashed by short sellers. ...

  • September 6, 2012
  • at 3:38 pm
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Shanda’s Daguan is a Flipboard Clone with Bookmarking Features

Shanda’s Daguan news app aims to give readers a new meaning to, and experience of, reading. It is basically a mobile newsreader, where it ...

  • September 6, 2012
  • at 1:42 pm
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Bubbly wants to be Instagram of voice, updated with sound filters

Voice blogging app Bubbly turns up the cool factor by taking inspiration from the evolution of their visual counterparts.

  • September 6, 2012
  • at 12:00 pm
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Disruption of Travel: Why Indian Startups are Creating Global Waves

Sangeet Paul Choudary writes regularly on strategies for online two-sided markets: platforms, marketplaces, and communities, at platformed.i...

  • September 6, 2012
  • at 11:15 am
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China’s Baidu, Tencent Rank High on Forbes ’100 Most Innovative Companies’ List

Forbes has announced its list of the world’s 100 most innovative companies, and at first glance there are a number of big surprises. L...

  • September 6, 2012
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World of Warcraft Expansion ‘Mists of Pandaria’ Passes China Inspection, Set for Release

Lending some more credence to yesterday’s rumors that World of Warcraft expansion Mists of Pandaria might be releasing in China on Sep...

  • September 6, 2012
  • at 3:00 am
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Meet with Eze Vidra, Head of Campus at Google London

Feel like having a drink tonight in Singapore? Join this casual meetup and meet Eze Vidra, Head of Campus, Google London. Learn what it take...

  • September 6, 2012
  • at 1:07 am
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WeChat App Adds Integration with Twitter and Facebook as It Goes Global

The Chinese-made messaging app WeChat – which boasts over 100 million registered users – has seen an update to its iPhone app to...

  • September 5, 2012
  • at 10:10 pm
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