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Starters – A monthly Social Entrepreneurs & Change Makers Mixer

Starters is new monthly mixer specially catered to social entrepreneurs and change makers! Its not just about talking anymore, its about sta...

  • March 25, 2012
  • at 11:52 pm
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5 Must-Read Tech Stories in China This Week

What a week! What with the coup d’etat rumors and real-name ramifications, this was definitely an interesting week for China’s i...

  • March 25, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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Grab Data and Build Your Infographic in Minutes, Using Piktochart

Piktochart is a Malaysia-based startup that focuses on helping customers build infographics fast. Like really fast. I first saw the beta pro...

  • March 24, 2012
  • at 11:28 am
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VIPShop Priced at $6.50 on IPO Debut, Falls Sharply in First Hour

The Chinese discount e-commerce site VIPShop (NYSE:VIPS) has just bucked the trend – and beat expectations – by floating on the ...

  • March 23, 2012
  • at 10:26 pm
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Restarting OpenCoffee Club in Singapore – 29 Mar

Now a worldwide movement, OpenCoffee Club originated in London and was started to encourage entrepreneurs, developers and investors to organ...

  • March 23, 2012
  • at 6:39 pm
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Rocket Internet’s Amazon clone Lazada debuts in Southeast Asia

  Rocket Internet is continuing its rapid-fire expansion into Southeast Asia. It has launched — that’s right — an Ama...

  • March 23, 2012
  • at 4:50 pm
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Baidu Takes Aim at Dropbox, Microsoft’s SkyDrive, With New Cloud Storage Service

Chinese search engine leader Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) is holding a developers conference today, from where it has just launched a cloud storage p...

  • March 23, 2012
  • at 4:30 pm
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VIPShop Aims for NYSE IPO, Analysts Say it’s Doomed to Fail

VIPShop, the Chinese discount e-commerce site, launched an IPO roadshow earlier this week in the hope that it’ll lead to listing in th...

  • March 23, 2012
  • at 2:30 pm
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How businesses in Singapore are going green

The adoption of green practices among entrepreneurs could become the new black in 2012. With natural resources dwindling, the quest for more...

  • March 23, 2012
  • at 1:41 pm
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8 Asian Startups That Caught Our Eye This Week

Submissions at Startup Arena are coming in fast. And we have already accepted a couple of them to compete for our top prizes this June. You ...

  • March 25, 2012
  • at 10:43 pm
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Splaype E-Fosters Relationships Between You and Your Children

Contrary to most girls who are satisfied with just one child or none, I’ve always aspired to have four. Because fellow blogger Willis fore...

  • March 25, 2012
  • at 12:00 pm
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ComfortDelGro Taxi Booking app reaches Blackberry; useless during peak periods

ComfortDelGro, the largest taxi operator in Singapore, has finally launched its taxi booking app for the Blackberry. The app is already avai...

  • March 24, 2012
  • at 10:39 am
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Angry Birds Space Gets Animated

Yesterday we were delighted to try out Rovio’s new game Angry Birds Space at an event in Tokyo. Since then the game has hit number one...

  • March 23, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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March meetup for Singapore iOS Dev Scout – 26 Mar

March’s meetup for Singapore-based iOS Dev Scout group will see three speakers speak on in-app purchases, style testing and using Test...

  • March 23, 2012
  • at 6:04 pm
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Let’s Do Lunch: Yin and Yang of Successful Brands – 30 Mar

Mr Laurenz Koehler, Managing Partner at Duxton Consulting Group had been the driving force behind campaigns for Qatar Airways, Audi, DWS and...

  • March 23, 2012
  • at 4:47 pm
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Netease’s Next-Gen ‘Game-X’ Will Make Your Dreams Come True, or Something

Chinese game sites are all atwitter with the announcement of an announcement about “Game-X”, the codename for an upcoming 3D gam...

  • March 23, 2012
  • at 3:30 pm
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Google to Launch Indonesia Office Next Week

Google (NASDAQ:GOOG), which promised to open an Indonesia office last year, is finally taking some action on it. It’s late to fulfill its ...

  • March 23, 2012
  • at 1:45 pm
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Sina’s Biggest Enterprise Weibo Accounts Are Pretty Big

Yesterday, we took a quick first look at Sina’s enterprise weibo white paper. Enterprise weibo accounts are a big part of Sina’s...

  • March 23, 2012
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