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FamilyKo bonds overseas Filipinos to their kids digitally with interactive stories and games

One was a dad who has not seen his son for 11 years. Another man wanted his father to see him for one last time before he goes blind. The vi...

  • May 4, 2012
  • at 7:50 am
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Fujian Taobao Vendor Sentenced to Three Years for Selling Fake Converse Shoes

A Fujian woman who operated a Taobao shop selling fake Converse shoes was sentenced to three years in prison by a Fuzhou Drum Tower District...

  • May 3, 2012
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E-commerce Association in Indonesia Officially Launches

The official association for e-commerce sites in Indonesia – or idEA – has launched, with an event held at the Kempinski Ballroo...

  • May 3, 2012
  • at 8:00 pm
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Rage of Bahamut: Not the Prettiest, But Hard to Put Down

Last week we told you about the card battle game Rage of Bahamut by Cygames, which had hit number one on the list of top grossing Android ap...

  • May 3, 2012
  • at 4:15 pm
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Diablo 3 Multiplayer to Feature Global Play, Mainland China Left Out?

Diablo 3 developer Blizzard has announced a “global play” feature for that game’s multiplayer that will allow players to c...

  • May 3, 2012
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Eedoo Speaks Out About CT510: Don’t Call it a Game Console [EXCLUSIVE]

A day before I wrote this piece about the launch of the CT510 and how the console is nowhere to be found in Beijing, I sent an email to the ...

  • May 3, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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JFDI’s Bookkeeping for Singapore Startups event

You are invited to take part in this upcoming JFDI.Asia’s Bookkeeping for Start-ups in Singapore event. Understand the principles of do-it...

  • May 3, 2012
  • at 12:17 pm
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Chope works with Burpple to create mobile restaurant reservation app

Hot on the heels of Reserveit.sg, a rival online restaurant reservation website in Singapore called Chope.com.sg has launched their own iPho...

  • May 3, 2012
  • at 11:40 am
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iamtrend: Taking Social Interest Groups Beyond Language Barriers

I’m a fan of alternative music. But to share that passion, I’m effectively limited in most social media to communicating with th...

  • May 2, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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How Smart Are You? Fun Brain Lab App Measures Your IQ

The weekend is just around the corner. And if you need a fun app to entertain yourself, try Brain Lab 2, a quiz-like IQ game developed by Ho...

  • May 3, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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FetchFans makes updating 10,000 Facebook Pages easier

Having presented at last year’s Launchpad at Echelon, FetchFans is a familiar name in Singapore’s startup scene. The team has progressed...

  • May 3, 2012
  • at 8:13 pm
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Chope Launches New iPhone App, Ready to Take Your Reservations

Singaporean online reservation site Chope has recently launched its new iPhone app – and it’s looking absolutely beautiful and s...

  • May 3, 2012
  • at 5:15 pm
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Tiket Officially Launches, Adds Flight Booking to its Services

Tiket has officially launched its site today at an event at Pad 28, Jakarta (pictured above). Soft-launched six months ago with movie ticket...

  • May 3, 2012
  • at 3:15 pm
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People’s Daily Online Shares Suspended After Excessive Trading

We knew that shares in People’s Daily Online (SHA:603000), China’s government-backed news website, were hot, but apparently they...

  • May 3, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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Conference: Next Bank Asia 2012

Think of the last banking conference you went to. It probably was just like the last one, and the one before that. Too often, too many banki...

  • May 3, 2012
  • at 12:27 pm
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Ctrip Moves Into Luxury Travel Sector With Trip TM Acquisition

One of China’s leading travel e-commerce sites, Ctrip (NASDAQ:CTRP), has made a move into the luxury travel sector with the acquisitio...

  • May 3, 2012
  • at 11:41 am
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Hugvie Brings the Sense of Touch to Mobile Communication

Last weekend I had a chance to visit the Vstone store in Akihabara, where Osaka University roboticist/professor Hiroshi Ishiguro has his won...

  • May 3, 2012
  • at 9:30 am
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Ask Wildby uses voice recognition to make Wikipedia accessible and safe for kids

While adults have a multitude of ways to find information these days using Google, Wikipedia, Siri, and many other new-fangled services, kid...

  • May 2, 2012
  • at 9:49 pm
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