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This is Epic: The Most Awesome Gamer in Thailand [VIDEO]

In an arcade in Thailand, this gamer is making the first person shooter genre into a really entertaining spectator sport. He is acting as if...

  • October 17, 2011
  • at 6:30 pm
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Ogilvy’s ‘Social Media Equivalents’ in China 2011 [INFOGRAPHIC]

Ogilvy’s Asia Pacific arm has recent republished its ‘China Social Media Equivalants’ chart. There are a couple of interesting updates...

  • October 17, 2011
  • at 3:30 pm
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Groping a Penguin, Cristiano Ronaldo Signs Up for Tencent Weibo

Rather awkwardly clutching a toy penguin, the Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo started tweeting on Tencent (HKG:0700) Weibo yesterday...

  • October 17, 2011
  • at 1:30 pm
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Startup Weekend Beijing To Kickoff On Friday With Techcrunch Disrupt Prize

This upcoming weekend will see another Startup Weekend event kick off in Beijing. Regular readers of this site may remember our coverage of ...

  • October 17, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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For Over 2,000 US Dollars, an iPhone 4S in Beijing Can Be Yours

Like bottles of Prohibition era moonshine, arriving in docks under cover of darkness, China’s first iPhone 4S handsets are arriving in...

  • October 17, 2011
  • at 9:40 am
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This Week in Asia Tech Start-ups: 9 That Caught Our Eye

As usual, we have quite a few Asian tech start-ups on our radar this week, from Hong Kong, China, Laos, and Singapore. For folks who are int...

  • October 16, 2011
  • at 11:08 pm
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naver-line

Naver Japan’s Free Messenger App Hits 2 Million Downloads In Just 3 Months

It was back in June when Naver Japan, a Japanese local subsidiary of Korea’s search portal giant, introduced a mobile messenger app ca...

  • October 16, 2011
  • at 4:00 pm
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Can Twitter Be Used to Predict Seoul’s Next Mayor?

Earlier in the year, we saw how Facebook played a big role in the Singapore elections. We also saw that online discussion of an election cou...

  • October 15, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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Chinese High School Student Develops iOS Browser

While Chinese copycats usually make more headlines, its important to remember that there are some amazing talents in China creating equally ...

  • October 14, 2011
  • at 10:20 pm
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TV-Time: A Chinese Start-Up Aims to Make Watching TV More Social

Watching TV is almost always an anti-social activity – but one Chinese start-up wants to change that, and is building a social network...

  • October 17, 2011
  • at 5:00 pm
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The Mobage Brand Is Everything to DeNA, Even As It Expands

I have written much about the expansion methods that both DeNA and GREE have adopted in recent months. DeNA’s Mobage has chosen to expand ...

  • October 17, 2011
  • at 2:30 pm
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zhongguancun

China’s “Silicon Valley” Malls Looking to Go Legit

Beijing’s Zhongguancun neighborhood, in the city’s northwest, has long been recognized as the center of its tech industry. Many ...

  • October 17, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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samurai incubate

Japan’s Samurai Incubate To Establish ‘Startup Island’ in Tokyo

Tokyo-based tech start-up incubator Samurai Incubate announced it would launch an incubation space in the Tokyo’s waterfront town of T...

  • October 17, 2011
  • at 10:20 am
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3 Reasons Why Japan’s Mobile Gaming Giant, DeNA, is Here in Singapore

After day one at TechVenture last week, I sat down with Tetsuya Mori, managing director of DeNA’s Singapore office. We had a really long c...

  • October 17, 2011
  • at 8:58 am
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China-this-week

10 Must-Read Tech Stories in China This Week

This past week rolled out with what looked like some very bad news for Google in China, plenty of iPhone and iOS news and apps, a big privac...

  • October 16, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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Lei Jun, Dave McClure Share Secrets of Angel Investing

Saturday night saw an unprecedented collection of geeks at the Great Wall Club in Beijing’s mobiTalk event, as Chinese angel investor ...

  • October 16, 2011
  • at 1:33 pm
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Amid Concerns over P2P and Piracy, Xunlei Cancels its US IPO

Xunlei, the Chinese video and P2P platform, has officially cancelled its planned US IPO, after initially delaying the floatation earlier thi...

  • October 14, 2011
  • at 11:30 pm
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Slingbox Starts Retailing Online In India. But There May Be A Slight Problem

Sling Media, maker of the television streaming media device Slingbox, has announced that it has teamed with prominent Indian e-commerce por...

  • October 14, 2011
  • at 9:20 pm
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