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Live blog: DEMO Asia pitches by web technology startups

See new web technologies that aim to make it big. In this round we have Splaype, Hanasake Pictures, Studio Ousia, Heyawanna Labs, BCZ.com, ...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 4:00 pm
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Live blog: DEMO Asia pitches by social media startups

Check out how these social media companies intend to change the way we live. Companies launching their products in this session are: MeSix...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 2:20 pm
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Alipay Hits 30 Million Mobile Downloads, Gets Most Luvvin’ on Android

China’s biggest online payment platform, Alipay, has said that its cross-platform mobile apps have been downloaded just over 30 millio...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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15 Million Users Strong: ‘Voice Microblog’ Bubbly Launches iPhone App

Known as the ‘voice microblog’ or ‘Twitter with a voice,’ Bubbly is finally debuting its iPhone app today. The app l...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 12:00 pm
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Live blog: One-on-one with Michael Yap about S’pore as an Interactive Digital Media platform

VentureBeat founder and editor-in-chief Matt Marshall will be having a discussion with Michael Yap, Deputy CEO and Executive Director of Int...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 11:24 am
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Live blog: Pitches from DEMO Asia Scholarship winners

This first of many ‘live’ pitching sessions features the ten winners of the DEMO Asia 2012 Alpha Pitch Scholarship Startups, sp...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 10:15 am
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Nundino: A Microblog For Stock Trader Geeks

I’m not much of a stock trader but I do tweet from time to time. Nundino, comes from the Latin verb ‘nundinor,’ is a new verti...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 9:15 am
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A New Chapter For HomeShop18 As It Launches a Huge New Online Bookstore

Indian e-commerce site HomeShop18 is today launching a new online bookstore that’s incorporated into its site coming stocked with over...

  • February 29, 2012
  • at 9:35 pm
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Epic Meal Time Going to Japan

Next Time Productions, the folks doing their best to overdose you on bacon and cheese on their Epic Meal Time YouTube channel, are partnerin...

  • February 29, 2012
  • at 8:00 pm
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Unofficial DEMO Asia Finale Party (2nd March): Chillin’ With media, investors, startups (Public)

The party will go on. Join us for an unofficial finale party to celebrate the Asia’s largest startup event, DEMO Asia 2012. Open to al...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 3:15 pm
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Live blog: One-on-one with Jeff Clavier, founder of SoftTech VC

From CrunchBase: Based in Palo Alto, California, Jean-Francois “Jeff” Clavier is the Founder and Managing Partner of SoftTech VC, one o...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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The Numbers Game

For many of us, it’s fun to dig into the specs of the latest gadgets. Power impresses us, quality impresses us; everyone wants the bes...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 1:15 pm
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Instagram Adds Support for China’s Sina Weibo and Japan’s Mixi

Instagram has just updated its popular photo-sharing app, bringing with it support for Chinese microblog Sina Weibo, as well as Japanese soc...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 11:30 am
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A New Micro-Economy: Verified Accounts On China’s Weibo Bought and Sold

No longer does the V-for-Verified logo on a Sina Weibo blogger’s site indicate that they are the person they say they are and not an impos...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 10:30 am
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Live blog: Panel on investing in Asia

Kicking off DEMO Asia is a panel discussion featuring Dr Ni Zhengdong, founder of China’s leading venture capitalist web portal Zero...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 9:20 am
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Singapore’s RealU Releases First Gameplay Trailer for Otherland

Are you a fan of MMORPGs who’s looking for something a bit less, erm, Warcrafty than what’s out there right now? Singapore’...

  • February 29, 2012
  • at 10:35 pm
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In Beijing, Toilets Just a Text Away Starting May 1

Last November we reported on a government plan to create a text message system that would allow visitors to find the nearest public toilet v...

  • February 29, 2012
  • at 9:13 pm
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How InMobi’s Smartpay and Opera Mini Will Enable Online Payments for Featurephones

The Indian online ad and payments platform InMobi has announced that it’s teaming up with Opera, makers of the popular Opera Mini mobi...

  • February 29, 2012
  • at 5:01 pm
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