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Eight more incubators join Singapore’s Technology Incubation Scheme

The National Research Foundation (NRF), a Singapore government agency, has picked eight more incubators for its Technology Incubation Scheme...

  • March 10, 2012
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16-year-old tech prodigy Nick D’Aloisio visits Singapore, new app in the works

The founder of Summly is quite likely the youngest individual ever, at 15 years old, to get seed funding for his company.

  • March 9, 2012
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Events For The Week – 10-17 Mar

For a one-stop to all events related to or concerning entrepreneurship, certain industry-meets-business forums and seminars in Singapore, ch...

  • March 9, 2012
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Talks by Richard Stallman of Free Software Foundation – 13-14 Mar

Next Tuesday and Wednesday, the NUS School of Computing and NUS University Scholars Program will bring Richard M. Stallman of Free Software...

  • March 9, 2012
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Renren’s Group Buy Site Nuomi Lost $9.6 Million Last Quarter

Group buy sites, group buy sites everywhere, yet not a drop of profit! Yesterday, we were talking about Tuanbao, but today, it’s Renre...

  • March 9, 2012
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Capcom Bringing it in Browsers: Onimusha Soul Coming this Summer

Japanese game developer Capcom (TYO:9697) announced today that it will be entering the browser game market come this summer, with its first ...

  • March 9, 2012
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Giant Interactive’s Long Journey 2 to Cooperate with Pepsi

According Chinese news site TechWeb citing well-informed sources in the games industry, Giant Interactive’s (NYSE:GA) hit MMORPG Long ...

  • March 9, 2012
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eBay’s StubHub buys Singapore startup Peekspy for undisclosed amount

Singapore startup Peekspy has been acquired by US-based StubHub for undisclosed financial terms, reported TechCrunch. The Peekspy team will ...

  • March 9, 2012
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The Social Credit Card, Will You Get One?

Everything has to be somehow social nowadays —- websites, learning, and uh… credit cards?! Citibank Singapore recently launched a credit...

  • March 9, 2012
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Cloud Computing’s Role in Job Creation in Asia [Infographic]

Thanks to cloud computing, doing an IT startup nowadays is way more affordable. And the benefits don’t end there. They are passed on. ...

  • March 9, 2012
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Japan-based Studio Ousia Finally Launches Phroni

Fresh of its recent 70 million yen (about $864,000) funding round, Japan-based Studio Ousia Inc. – the developer of a ‘smarter&#...

  • March 9, 2012
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Singapore’s NRF Adds 8 More Incubators into Its Program

More money for entrepreneurs in Singapore! The National Research Foundation (NRF) has just selected eight additional incubators for its Tech...

  • March 9, 2012
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Japanese Game Publisher Konami Joins Zynga as a Platform Partner

Social games provider Zynga (NASDAQ:ZNGA), in the wake of announcing its own social gaming space called the Zynga Platform, today announced ...

  • March 9, 2012
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China’s Biggest Pinterest Clone Hints at Tie-Up With Alibaba’s eTao

Among the swarm of Pinterest clones in China in recent months, the largest independent/startup one is Mogujie with six million registered us...

  • March 9, 2012
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Nokia’s SEC Filing Reveals Phone Sales Down 20% in China in 2011

It seems that 2010 was Nokia’s zenith in China, with Nokia’s new SEC filing for full year 2011 revealing that last year proved t...

  • March 9, 2012
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That thing you (forget to) do part 2: Product marketing

Recently, I was invited by the incubator JFDI.Asia to deliver a talk entitled “That Thing You (Forget to) Do” (inspired loosely ...

  • March 9, 2012
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Vietnam’s Speedy Internet Makes It Game-Worthy

“Do you know about Vietnam?” This is a common question I get recently, telling of a growing interest about the country. We see gaming co...

  • March 9, 2012
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Singapore Facebook Mobile Hack – 19 Mar

This month, Facebook team will host technical deep-dives, a Q&A session, and an opportunity for participants in Singapore to hack on si...

  • March 9, 2012
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