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Impact Forum 2012: Igniting Capital Markets for Social Good

The Impact Forum 2012: Igniting Capital Markets for Social Good is a global conference focusing on examining the latest developments in the ...

  • May 25, 2012
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Tencent’s Online Gaming Dominance Grows as Market Expands to $1.78 Billion

A seasonal survey of China’s online gaming market by Analysys International reveals some stellar growth up to the end of 2012 Q1 ̵...

  • May 25, 2012
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Baidu Report Reveals Top Web-Browsing Handset Models in China

Yesterday, we shared some data from Baidu’s Q1 2012 internet trends report about the overall makeup of China’s mobile browsing m...

  • May 25, 2012
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Viki inks deals with Warner Music and more to screen music videos

Viki, a Singapore-based global video site, has announced this week that it has signed deals with Warner Music Group (WMG), LOEN Entertainme...

  • May 25, 2012
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Korean Diablo 3 Players Ask Blizzard to Ban Chinese IPs

Blizzard’s newest drug game, Diablo 3, is busy consuming the lives of everyone worldwide who has purchased it over the past week or so...

  • May 25, 2012
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Blocking Google Services Puts China at a Handicap During Disasters

I was just reading a piece from Xinhua that says Chinese authorities suggest that it could use forms of social media to “educate the p...

  • May 24, 2012
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Symbian is Way More Popular Than You Probably Think (in China)

It’s easy to get caught up in all the excitement about apps and increasing smartphone penetration and forget that China is not all iPh...

  • May 24, 2012
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Why big corporates like SingTel can be White Knights to Asia’s startups

This article was republished with permission from the author’s blog. “What are you doing here in (insert country), you should b...

  • May 24, 2012
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Macy’s Looks to China, Invests in E-tailer VIPStore

[UPDATE: The original version of this post confused VIPShop and VIPStore, which are two different companies. The first paragraph has been al...

  • May 24, 2012
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Apps Foundry Launches SCOOP For Android

Apps Foundry has officially released its SCOOP app on the Android platform. SCOOP was initially an iPad-only app that allows users to downlo...

  • May 25, 2012
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Startup Genome’s new Investor Compass tool helps investors make data-driven decisions

Startup Genome, an organization on a mission to encourage data-driven decision-making to entrepreneurs, has introduced a new tool aimed at i...

  • May 25, 2012
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Rumor: Foxconn to Double Its China Wages by 2013

The contract gadget maker Foxconn, which does the final manufacturing on all iPads and iPhones, and numerous other company’s devices, ...

  • May 25, 2012
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Chinese Police Crack Major International Telecom Fraud Case

Chinese police announced yesterday that on Wednesday, in collaboration with Taiwanese police and forces in other counties, they mounted a si...

  • May 25, 2012
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The Startup Ecosystem Here Sucks. Sure…

Darius was previously the founding CEO of tenCube (acquired by McAfee). He is investor in Neoteny, JFDI, Crittercism, Astrid, LoveWithFood, ...

  • May 25, 2012
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Calling Tech Startups: Chinaccelerator Applications Now Open!

If you guys have been following the tech startup scene in Beijing and last year’s TechCrunch Disrupt in the city, you’ll probably notice...

  • May 24, 2012
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Report: CIC Seeks $2 Billion Stake in Alibaba, Helping It Pay Off Yahoo

China Investment Corp (CIC), the sovereign wealth fund that has over US$410 billion in assets, is reportedly on the verge of buying up a $2 ...

  • May 24, 2012
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TiE SG Luncheon Business Networking Connection every Tuesday

From 29th May onwards, the Singapore chapter of TiE will hold a Luncheon Business Networking Connection every Tuesday to get together people...

  • May 24, 2012
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Rakuten Coming to Malaysia, Will Launch Online Shopping Mall in Late 2012

Japanese e-commerce giant Rakuten (JSD:4755) has been pretty busy of late, just a week ago announcing that it would be the lead investor of ...

  • May 24, 2012
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