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Throw it Out the Window: Chinese Student Builds Food Safety Web Platform

Throw it out the window! It’s good advice for anyone who has come across tainted food products, which seem to be increasingly common i...

  • May 8, 2012
  • at 10:30 pm
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From Zero to Millions in Revenue [#StartupAsia Preview]

I always admire gutsy and hardworking entrepreneurs, and it is not hard to meet one in Indonesia. Two of them who I’ve come to know ar...

  • May 8, 2012
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SingTel purchases Silicon Valley’s AdJitsu, the 3D mobile ad business unit of Cooliris

[a•mo•bee] Acquires Adjitsu – 3D Mobile Ads from Amobee on Vimeo. Amobee, a US-based digital advertising company owned by SingTel,...

  • May 8, 2012
  • at 6:00 pm
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Survey Says Japan Seen as Most Creative Country, By Everyone Except Japan [Infographic]

Adobe has released an interesting survey which takes a look at creativity across the globe. Its State of Create global benchmark study surve...

  • May 8, 2012
  • at 4:08 pm
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Looking For a Work Space in Beijing? Check Out Garage Cafe

Both Willis and I are currently in Beijing now, and we’re always on the hunt for comfortable places to work from. I occasionally work from...

  • May 8, 2012
  • at 1:35 pm
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Rumor: Tuanbao on Verge of Bankruptcy, CEO Already Planning New Startup

We have had fun watching the rollercoaster ride of Chinese group buy clone Tuanbao — also known as Groupon.cn — but it appears t...

  • May 8, 2012
  • at 11:20 am
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Social Food Journal Burpple Launches iPhone App, Just in Time to Photograph Your Lunch

Mixing photo-sharing with foodie fanaticism, the Singapore-based social food journal Burpple.com has launched its iPhone app after a few wee...

  • May 8, 2012
  • at 9:30 am
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Picture Rally Challenges You to Complete Themed Photo Assignments

We received word this afternoon from The Windward, Inc., based out of Tokyo, that it has just released an iPhone photo app called Picture Ra...

  • May 7, 2012
  • at 9:12 pm
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Mobile Analytics Platform Umeng Adds New Tools, Now Supports WP7 Too

We all need a bit of a refresh from time to time, and the Chinese mobile analytics company Umeng seems to feel the same way, today launching...

  • May 7, 2012
  • at 7:55 pm
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Dangdang Unblocks Etao Product Search Engine, Ready to Play Nice

It’s time for soldiers to kiss flag-waving young women on the streets and for doves to be released into the cloud-parting skies. Or so...

  • May 8, 2012
  • at 9:30 pm
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Amobee Acquires 3D Mobile Advertising Business Adjitsu

It was just a couple of months ago when California-based ad company Amobee was acquired by SingTel for $321 million. Now today there’s...

  • May 8, 2012
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Citizen Journalism: Will Asia Get the Signal?

Last week, I read about Signal, an iPhone app designed to facilitate citizen journalism, on Mashable. I don’t have an iPhone, but it s...

  • May 8, 2012
  • at 5:00 pm
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Facebook Adds 20 Million New Users Across Asia as Social Media Grows Apace [INFOGRAPHIC]

A fresh snapshot of Asia’s social media landscape reveals which service dominates in each country – and it’s especially good news for ...

  • May 8, 2012
  • at 2:47 pm
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Meituan Pads its Lead in Chinese Group Buy Space

Here is another insightful monthly report on China’s group buy space from the good folks over at Dataotuan. As we noted last month, ma...

  • May 8, 2012
  • at 12:00 pm
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Perx dumped daily deals business to focus on loyalty card app, has no regrets

This startup is rewriting the rules of the daily deals and advertising industries.

  • May 8, 2012
  • at 9:54 am
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Qeon Interactive Plans to be Indonesia’s First Social Gaming Platform

Qeon was recently launched at the Scusa Intercontinental Mid Plaza Hotel, Jakarta, where it also featured its first game, Shadow Company. Fo...

  • May 7, 2012
  • at 10:40 pm
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Latest Entrepreneurial Events in Singapore

Events For The Week – 5-12 May

For a one-stop to all events related to or concerning entrepreneurship, certain industry-meets-business forums and seminars in Southeast Asi...

  • May 7, 2012
  • at 8:13 pm
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How to fire up your dream team with Goh Yiping of AllDealsAsia and Tanguy Lesselin of Cartouche – 10 May

VCs will almost always invest in a “A-Team with a B-idea” over a “B-team with an A-idea”. But team building is often...

  • May 7, 2012
  • at 7:45 pm
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