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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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Taobao Launches Microsite to “Name and Shame” Counterfeit Sellers and Cheats

Alibaba has long been criticized for not being tough enough on cheats and counterfeiters who use platforms like Taobao to trick consumers. A...

  • March 8, 2012
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Japan’s Mobile Subscribers Over 15 Years [CHART]

For anyone interested in the Japanese mobile market, the figures from the Telecommunications Carriers Association website are a great resour...

  • March 8, 2012
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Tuanbao CEO Ren Chunlei: ‘Investment is Poison’

Tuanbao (aka Groupon.cn) CEO Ren Chunlei is quickly becoming my new favorite internet crazy person. Hot on the heels of his decision to stop...

  • March 8, 2012
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Founders Drinks Manila with Serkan Toto – 21 Mar

Our friend E27 is working together with Roofcamp, WebGeekPH and Amazon Web Services to bring Founders Drinks to Philippines. Serkan Toto wil...

  • March 8, 2012
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What are the minimum social media assets businesses should have?

In the modern world, in whatever business you are running, social media presence has become part and parcel of life. Most start-ups and some...

  • March 8, 2012
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Chinese Internet Giant Tencent Eyes Indonesia Market

CyberAgent’s Net Impact Jakarta conference yesterday had a fun mixture of Japanese, Vietnam, and Chinese Internet companies. Among the...

  • March 8, 2012
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Apple Launches New iPad; Not Much There for China

Attention, rock-dwellers: Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) launched a new iPad today. It supports 4G-LTE networks, features a 2048×1536 pixel retina...

  • March 8, 2012
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Alibaba Climbing, Google Slipping, in China’s Online Ad Market

New stats just released by Analysys International show the online ad market in China expanding once again, with Alibaba and Baidu (NASDAQ:BI...

  • March 7, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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Angry Birds Hits Japan for Cherry Blossom Season, Partners with Fuji TV

Ever since Rovio chose to celebrate its 2nd birthday in Japan, it was expected that a Japanese version of Angry Birds Seasons was in the wor...

  • March 8, 2012
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Weiku Wants You to Tweet Videos, Keep ‘Em Brief

If last year was all about social photo-sharing, 2012 looks set to see a boom in video-sharing. And there’s yet another Chinese startu...

  • March 8, 2012
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Chinese Women-Oriented Deals Site Attracts $5 Million in US VC Funding

While most of the far-too-numerous daily deals sites in China are going through a rough time, the woman-oriented group buying website MaiHao...

  • March 8, 2012
  • at 4:05 pm
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Meet Hedy, China’s Most Audacious Smartphone Cloners

Whoever works at the design department at Hedy (SHE:002027), a Chinese phone manufacturer, must have very worn-down Ctrl, C, and V keys on t...

  • March 8, 2012
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MD of Skype Asia Pacific Leaves to Pursue New Startup

Update: T would like to inform everyone that Travelmob is still in beta now. The official launch will be announced as soon as the team is re...

  • March 8, 2012
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Chinese Railway Ministry: We’ll Do Better Next Year

China’s Railway Ministry’s forays into the world of advanced technology have gone well. In cyberspace there was the embarassing ...

  • March 8, 2012
  • at 10:00 am
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Ideas for Asia’s travel innovators… from the West

A wave of innovation is sweeping through the online travel industry. While the traditional travel companies are falling over themselves to p...

  • March 8, 2012
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Part 4 of Quick and Dirty, on the ground VIDEO interviews at DEMO Asia 2012

Editor’s note (Gwen says): Yes, Kristine and I did take quite a few videos! If you have been following SGE’s live and post-event...

  • March 8, 2012
  • at 12:18 am
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After Passing 20 Million Mobile Downloads, ‘Line’ Gets Desktop Apps for Mac and PC

It was just a few days ago that Naver Japan’s mobile messenger and voice application Line surpassed the 20 million downloads mark. Now...

  • March 7, 2012
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