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50 Million Strong: Shen Si, CEO and Co-founder of Papaya Mobile Speaks

We have covered many other social gaming platforms like GREE, DeNA, and mig33, but admittedly, we haven’t written too much about PapayaMob...

  • January 18, 2012
  • at 10:00 am
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China Internet Penetration Map 2012

So, you may have noticed that we like maps and charts and stuff… And after CNNIC released its recent report on internet use in China, ...

  • January 17, 2012
  • at 10:15 pm
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Kantar Media Acquires CIC, Wants to Hear More Word-of-Mouth Insights From China

CIC, the Chinese social business analysts, has been acquired by a British market research company called Kantar Media. It’s a signific...

  • January 17, 2012
  • at 5:00 pm
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After Success With E-Readers, Shanda Plans a Budget Smartphone

The Chinese web company Shanda (NASDAQ:SNDA; FRA:RZP) is set to launch its first ever smartphone this summer, according to reports, which wi...

  • January 17, 2012
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DeNA Continues China Push, Partners with NetDragon

Japanese mobile gaming company DeNA (TYO:2432) is starting off 2012 with more overseas partnerships on top of its busy year in 2011. The com...

  • January 17, 2012
  • at 2:45 pm
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Chinese Travel Site Qunar Considering US IPO

Chinese travel site Qunar had a good year last year. It broke even — not a small accomplishment considering how rough things were for ...

  • January 17, 2012
  • at 1:30 pm
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Car-maker Nissan’s iPhone Case Heals its Own Scratches

While the iPhone case market is pretty crowded these days, we’re still pretty surprised to see Nissan (TYO:7201) change lanes from its...

  • January 17, 2012
  • at 11:08 am
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CyberAgent Brings Ninja Farm to its Gamewave Platform

Ninja Farm is CyberAgent’s (TYO:4751) latest Gamewave platform iPhone game, and it is pretty much the kind of game it sounds like. You...

  • January 17, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
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For EA games, Online Payment in the Cards Thanks to MOL

MOL, Asia’s leading online payment provider for games and social networks, has announced that it has teamed up with Electronics Arts (NASD...

  • January 16, 2012
  • at 10:15 pm
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Mig33 Adds Miniblog to its Arsenal in Push for Emerging Markets

With over 55 million users to date, Singapore-based mobile social network mig33 is looking to further expand its horizons, today announcing ...

  • January 18, 2012
  • at 9:15 am
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Chinese Military-Developed Game “Glorious Mission” Being Used For Military Training?

When it was first announced, China’s Glorious Mission drew immediate comparisons to the U.S. Military’s America’s Army, an...

  • January 17, 2012
  • at 9:30 pm
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iFly Singapore, an indoor skydiving simulator, is big business

Army-officer-turned-entrepreneur Lawrence Koh found a way to make it work, putting Singapore on the world map in the skydiving world.

  • January 17, 2012
  • at 4:25 pm
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Singapore’s Sconce Solutions raises capital, plans expansion

Singapore-based Sconce Solutions, which has developed a “shape search technology” for the engineering world, has raised more cap...

  • January 17, 2012
  • at 3:19 pm
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S’pore startup Zopim joins anti-SOPA protest

Updated: 18th January Zopim, a Singapore-based startup that integrates non-intrusive instant messaging functionality into websites (see inte...

  • January 17, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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RedPad is the Tablet Custom-Made for China’s Cadres, Costs Twice as Much as an iPad

A largely unknown Chinese manufacturer has launched a ‘Red Group Number One’ Android tablet that’s aimed at, and highly cu...

  • January 17, 2012
  • at 12:15 pm
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Social Gaming Startups in Southeast Asia [PREVIEW]

The social and mobile gaming industry in Southeast Asia has seen a recent boom, which explains why DeNA (TYO:2432), a mobile gaming company...

  • January 17, 2012
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Big Data SG Meetup – 19 Jan

The Big Data SG Meetup for 2012 will be held this Thursday. During the meetup, participants will have a chance to meet fellow Big Data nerd...

  • January 16, 2012
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TuJia Wants to Give Chinese Travelers a Home Away From Home

The Chinese startup team behind TuJia, a vacation home rental service, reckons that now’s the time for this to take off in China. Like...

  • January 16, 2012
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