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What Do You Do When Tencent Copies? Here Are 10 Ways a Startup Can Beat the Giant

Some of you might have read this article where it quotes Stephen Bell, a Shanghai-based partner at Trinity Ventures, who says he hears this ...

  • February 13, 2012
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Japan’s GREE Has Big Plans for America in 2012

Furthering its already very broad expansion, Japan’s GREE (TYO:3632) announced over the weekend that it would be setting up new office...

  • February 13, 2012
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Soft Launch of The Young Entrepreneurs Program & Panel Discussion – 16 Feb

This upcoming Thursday, TiE Singapore will have a soft launch for The Young Entrepreneurs Program. During the session, there will be panel d...

  • February 13, 2012
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Web Wednesday with Anders “Jesus” Färdigh – 15 Feb

In the upcoming Web Wednesday, “Looking into the Crystal Ball – The Next Generation of Apps”, the audience can get insight...

  • February 13, 2012
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Bouncity Releases iPhone App, Version 2.0 Coming Soon

Bouncity, the Indonesian startup we first covered in June last year, has finally launched an iOS version of their app. It was released on An...

  • February 13, 2012
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14 Asian Startups That Caught Our Eye This Week

It is post-conference week but our team has been continuing with our work on the blog. In the last seven days, we have had a couple of Asian...

  • February 12, 2012
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Singapore Polytechnic Media and Communications Conference 2012 – 13-17 Feb

Singapore Polytechnic will hold their 2nd Media and Communications Conference entitled “Click to Connect”, starting from this Mo...

  • February 12, 2012
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Latest Entrepreneurial Events in Singapore

Events For The Week – 11-18 Feb

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

  • February 12, 2012
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Rocket Internet unleashes Pinterest clone in Southeast Asia

Rocket Internet, a German company well-known for their ability to clone thriving businesses and execute it in other geographical markets, ha...

  • February 11, 2012
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Vietnam’s largest streaming music site receives funding from CyberAgent Ventures

NhacCuaTui.com, described as the largest music site in Vietnam, has received an investment with undisclosed terms from CyberAgent Ventures o...

  • February 13, 2012
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Innovation Works Invests in 2D MMO Game

Sina Tech is reporting that Kai-fu Lee’s incubator Innovation Works’s latest investment is apparently a games studio, Zhuhai Xin...

  • February 13, 2012
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Shanda, With a View to a Phone of its Own, Launches an Android ROM

Shanda (NASDAQ:SNDA), a leading web and gaming company in China, has released the open beta of its new Android ROM, dubbed Lezhong. It’s t...

  • February 13, 2012
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SpotDokter Launches, Aims to Provide Health Information to its Users

At the BlitzMegaplex Grand Indonesia in Jakarta, SpotMed Group held a press conference for the launch of a new service. It’s called SpotDo...

  • February 13, 2012
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Social Media Week 2012 – 13-17 Feb

Starting this upcoming Monday to Friday, there will be Social Media Week in several cities around the world: Hamburg, Hongkong, London, Miam...

  • February 13, 2012
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5 Must-Read Tech Stories in China This Week

Things are happening. It is a constant of the universe. None of us can escape the relentless march of happening things. But what if you miss...

  • February 12, 2012
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Indonesian Idol Girl Group JKT48 Shows the Love for Rakuten [VIDEO]

JKT48, the sister Indonesian idol band of Japanese girl group AKB48, is promoting Rakuten Belanja Online, the joint venture between the Japa...

  • February 12, 2012
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Nokia Lumia Developers’ Day in Bandung Boasts 810 Devs, 8 Winning Apps

Nokia Indonesia together with Microsoft Indonesia held its Nokia Lumia Developers Day 2012 last week in Bandung. With the launch of the WP7-...

  • February 11, 2012
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Moscow-based VC firm Ru-Net to invest US$50M in Southeast Asia

Ru-Net, a Russion VC firm focused on funding Internet and IT industries, has plans to invest US$50M in Southeast Asia in the next two or thr...

  • February 11, 2012
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