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Our Ethics Page

We recently added an Ethics page on our site where readers can learn more about our policies, our investors, and our editorial process. Th...

  • February 24, 2012
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Impact Ventures Accelerator Program, for social enterprises, launches in Southeast Asia

The Impact Ventures Accelerator Program (IVAP), which provides 8 to 24 months, of business consulting and financial support to social enterp...

  • February 24, 2012
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Singapore, Indonesia, and Lazy Founders

Singapore is the best place to startup because it is easy to legalize a business and it is a comfortable place to live — that is if you ha...

  • February 24, 2012
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A guide for mobile developers to select the right ad unit size

The Mobile Marketing Association, a global non-profit trade organization for mobile marketing, has released an updated version of its guide ...

  • February 24, 2012
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Baidu Establishes Joint Research Lab with A*STAR, Sets Eyes on Southeast Asia

This afternoon at Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) headquarters, the company signed an agreement with I2R (a part of A*STAR) that establishes a joint lab...

  • February 23, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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As Sure As Night Follows Day, Tencent Launches a Pinterest Clone

With grim inevitability, we see that the Chinese social media behemoth Tencent (HKG:0700) has today launched a Pinterest clone called Dutu. ...

  • February 23, 2012
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Asian startups that are shaking up how events are run (part one)

We look at what Beepmo, Noddon, and Pigeonhole Live are doing in the events space.

  • February 23, 2012
  • at 2:19 pm
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55@SP: Making Money Startup Essentials and Funding – 24 Feb

This Friday, Singapore Polytechnic will hold their 55@SP again, this time with the theme: Making Money Startup Essentials and Funding. Durin...

  • February 23, 2012
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Founders Drinks with Christoph Zrenner – 23 Feb

Starting their Founder Drinks for 2012, E27 will bring Christoph Zrenner of Wildfire (see SGE’s articles on the company). Cristoph wil...

  • February 23, 2012
  • at 12:32 pm
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Daily Deals Market in China Sees Groupon Failing Badly, Movie Tickets in Demand

Group-buy aggregators and analysts Dataotuan are back in action, tracking 125 deals sites throughout January to find the latest trends among...

  • February 24, 2012
  • at 1:00 pm
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Charles Chao: Weibo Looking to Boost Business Accounts

At a conference last night in Taipei, Sina (NASDAQ:SINA) CEO and Chairman Charles Chao spoke about the importance of Sina Weibo as a channel...

  • February 24, 2012
  • at 12:05 pm
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Hey Mr. Social DJ Put a Record On I Wanna Dance With My Baby

One of China’s leading music-streaming and subscription music sites, Xiami, has this week launched a Turntable.fm clone to let its use...

  • February 24, 2012
  • at 10:00 am
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AppSEO Wants to Help You Optimize for App Store Search

A new search optimization service for apps, AppSEO, is available in public beta today. The service is a web-based tool from the folks over a...

  • February 23, 2012
  • at 10:25 pm
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Game Studio Chocoarts Raises Money From Angels, Builds Branded Games

Jakarta-based game studio, Chocoarts, just raised a round of seed funding from several independent angels. The investment sum and the angels...

  • February 23, 2012
  • at 8:00 pm
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Mobage Social Gaming Comes to Huawei Smartphones in China

Having launched Daum Mobage in Korea earlier this week, DeNA (TYO:2432) just announced that it will be bringing its social gaming platform t...

  • February 23, 2012
  • at 2:50 pm
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Chinese-Made 3D Launcher App Wants to Blow Your Android’s Mind

An amazing 3D homescreen interface experience is about to hit Android phones, and it’s thanks to a team of Chinese engineers who call them...

  • February 23, 2012
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MIIT Says Telecom Growth Outpaced GDP Growth Last Year

Everyone knows China’s GDP has been climbing at a pretty astonishing rate for some time now. But the telecommunications industry is gr...

  • February 23, 2012
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The Island at the Center of the World

Founded in the 14th century as Sinhapura, by King Parameswara and turned into a major trading center, in the 1800’s by Sir Raffles – Sin...

  • February 23, 2012
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