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‘The Sexiest’ Chinese Magazine Goes Mobile

Walking around the GMIC exhibition area, it is hard not to look at booths that have very “attractive” posters. One of the booths...

  • May 11, 2012
  • at 12:08 pm
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iPhone was Japan’s Top Smartphone for 2011, But Android Still Dominant OS by Far

According to figures from MM Research, Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone was the number one smartphone in Japan for 2011 with 7.25 million ...

  • May 11, 2012
  • at 10:08 am
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Book review: The Founder’s Dilemma by Noam Wasserman

The process from starting to managing a start-up is a daunting process for any entrepreneur. In that journey, founders from different compan...

  • May 11, 2012
  • at 8:30 am
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UCWeb’s Yu Yongfu Talks Strategy, Finances, New Evernote Partnership

This afternoon at GMIC, UCWeb held a special parallel session they called “Going Glocal” — a combination of global and loc...

  • May 10, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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Hong Kong’s Frenzoo raises US$1M to create 3D lifestyle mobile games for women

Frenzoo, a Hong Kong-based startup that has developed a series of 3D lifestyle and fashion games targeted at girls, has raised US$1M in seed...

  • May 10, 2012
  • at 8:00 pm
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How to ace Startup Weekend like a boss

The author was a participant at Startup Weekend Manila. A version of this article first appeared on WebGeek.ph, a community of web develope...

  • May 10, 2012
  • at 6:11 pm
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NHN Japan’s Line Camera Gets 5 Million Downloads in Less than a Month

NHN Japan has seen its VoIP application Line skyrocket to dizzying popularity with more than 30 million users to date. And now the company a...

  • May 10, 2012
  • at 3:55 pm
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Feet massages, pizzas, drinks, gorgeous views at Walkabout Pre-Party

It’s finally happening tomorrow! Walkabout Singapore is a full-day open house of technology companies in Singapore. We at SGE will als...

  • May 10, 2012
  • at 3:33 pm
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Phewtick Matchmakes People Through Gamification and LBS (And a Lot More)

Japanese startup, Phewtick, is the pitch that has caught my attention – and confused me the most – this morning at the G-Startup...

  • May 10, 2012
  • at 1:40 pm
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SoftBank’s Ted Matsumoto Talks 4G and the Future at GMIC

This morning at GMIC, Bruno Bensaid (a founder and partner in Shanghaivest) hosted a fireside chat with SoftBank’s chief strategic adv...

  • May 11, 2012
  • at 10:47 am
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Frenzoo Raises $1 Million, Will Create 3D Lifestyle and Fashion Mobile Games

Frenzoo, a startup based out of Hong Kong and San Francisco, is a startup that has been around for a while, specializing in 3D avatars and f...

  • May 11, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
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Japan’s Calendar+Photo App, My365, Finally Gets Android Version

We first told you about My365 (my365.in) late last year. It’s a fun photo app from Japan that has the interesting twist of presenting ...

  • May 10, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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Thai User Numbers on Instagram and the Celebrities They Follow [INFOGRAPHIC]

We know that Thais love Instagram – and, for some reason, using the photo-sharing app to photograph Suvarnabhumi airport more than any oth...

  • May 10, 2012
  • at 8:00 pm
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Julu Mobile Aims to Transform the Mobile Ads Experience

This is part of our coverage of the 2012 Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC) in Beijing. See our interviews and reports from the event...

  • May 10, 2012
  • at 7:00 pm
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UrbanIndo Raises Funding, Led By East Ventures

UrbanIndo, the Indonesian online real estate marketplace, is the latest startup to slip into the East Ventures’ investment portfolio. This...

  • May 10, 2012
  • at 4:15 pm
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Survey: Chinese Readers Expect E-Books to Cost Just 50 Cents

In news that bodes ill for book publishers, a survey of Chinese folks has revealed that “most readers will tolerate an average e-book ...

  • May 10, 2012
  • at 3:37 pm
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GMIC 2012: Using Social Media to Help Society

Late this morning, the GMIC main stage hosted what I’m pretty sure is going to be my favorite discussion of the conference: the one wh...

  • May 10, 2012
  • at 1:48 pm
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HalfBrick, Maker of Fruit Ninja, and its Future Plans in China

HalfBrick Studios’ Fruit Ninja has been really hot since slicing its way into the Chinese market last year. It has since made it to over 1...

  • May 10, 2012
  • at 1:08 pm
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