Entrepreneurs in Southeast Asia could be undone by overcrowded airports

Countries in Southeast Asia like Singapore, Indonesia, and the Philippines may be up-and-coming entrepreneurial hubs, but their efforts may ...

  • April 3, 2012
  • at 11:46 am
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For The Sake of the Community, Get Qualified Speakers

Update April 14: All good now with William Henley! Thanks all. Update April 9: The following post was a mistake on my part. I should have be...

  • April 3, 2012
  • at 11:15 am
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Fonetwish lets Indonesians access Facebook by dialing ‘*325#’ — no Internet needed

Singapore-based app development company U2opia Mobile has developed an app, Facebook by Fonetwish, that allows Indonesians to check their F...

  • April 3, 2012
  • at 8:00 am
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City-wide open house of Singapore’s tech scene at Walkabout SG

Join SGE on Friday May 11th for WalkaboutSG – a behind-the-scenes look at Singapore’s tech scene. Walkabout Singapore is a celebrati...

  • April 2, 2012
  • at 11:17 pm
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Decoding Sina Weibo’s Real-Name Strategy

It’s no secret that Sina Weibo’s laissez-faire attitude towards implementing real-name registration and controlling (false) coup...

  • April 2, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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Startup incubator IdeaSpace to jumpstart Philippines’ Silicon Valley

A new startup accelerator called IdeaSpace was launched in the Philippines last month to help develop successful Filipino entrepreneurs. It...

  • April 2, 2012
  • at 5:25 pm
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Developers, designers, entrepreneurs gather around the Campfire – 13-14 April

Campfire is for developers, designers, UX experts and entrepreneurs in the web technology space. Happening for two days from April 13 –...

  • April 2, 2012
  • at 4:29 pm
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Guess What? Tencent Clones Zynga’s Draw Something [LEAKED PICTURES]

No sooner has the smash-hit social game Draw Something been bought up by Zynga [1] than we hear that China’s Tencent (HKG:0700) has al...

  • April 2, 2012
  • at 3:00 pm
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China’s Group Messaging Giant to Get English Name, WeChat, and Go Global

Weixin is already the world’s biggest group messaging app, having last week accrued 100 million users. But that was achieved mostly th...

  • April 2, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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CtrlWorks’ robots to assist doctors in S’pore hospital, gets featured on PopSci

The first time we heard about CtrlWorks and their robots was at DEMO Asia 2012, where they unveiled their prototype. Called the Puppet, the...

  • April 3, 2012
  • at 11:45 am
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April Fools Pranks You May Have Missed from Google’s Asia Offices

I’m not a big fan of April Fools Day on the internet [1]. There were more than a few online pranks that were less than impressive this...

  • April 3, 2012
  • at 9:55 am
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StanChart’s Mobile Ventures Fellowship 2012 seeking developers

Standard Chartered Bank has launched the 2012 Mobile Ventures Fellowship (MoVe) program in partnership with the Infocomm Development Authori...

  • April 3, 2012
  • at 8:00 am
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C2: The Social Network That Transports You to a Stranger’s Life

For all the power that the internet has to enable us to explore, poke, and pry, it is rarely done in a way that is positive and culturally e...

  • April 2, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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Fujitsu Acquires Toshiba’s Stake in Mobile Joint Venture

Some readers might recall our look at the Japanese smartphone market last month which showed that the iPhone had become the top dog for the ...

  • April 2, 2012
  • at 8:00 pm
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Mobile Marketing Association Forum Singapore 2012

Held for the fourth consecutive year, the Mobile Marketing Association Forum Singapore 2012 will bring together leaders in the industry who ...

  • April 2, 2012
  • at 5:08 pm
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Tribesports, a social network for sports buffs, expands to Singapore

Tribesports, a social network for sports buffs to improve their skills and meet like-minded folks, is making inroads into Singapore. The sit...

  • April 2, 2012
  • at 3:35 pm
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Han Han Finally Starts Using Weibo

Han Han, one of China’s most popular bloggers and certainly its most popular author-slash-race-car-driver, has posted a new article to...

  • April 2, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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Dear Entrepreneurs: Please Look For Investors With Entrepreneurial Experience

I often find that investors with no entrepreneurial experience kinda suck. I mean, if you are giving advice to startups, you really should h...

  • April 2, 2012
  • at 12:18 pm
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