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GameMaki Creates Gamified Campaigns for Brands and Friends

Do this, win that. Now, anyone can create gamified campaigns on their mobile using GameMaki’s newly launched iPhone app (iTunes link). Bra...

  • March 2, 2012
  • at 10:58 am
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QQBrowser for Mac Launches, Goes Where Other Chinese Browsers Fear to Tread

Even though there are remarkably few people in China who use Apple’s Mac OS X, local social media giant Tencent (HKG:0700) has done wh...

  • March 2, 2012
  • at 10:00 am
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Live blog: One-on-one with Adeo Ressi, co-founder of TheFunded.com

From his blog: Adeo Ressi is Founding Member of TheFunded.com, an online community of 12,000 CEOs to research, rate, and review funding sou...

  • March 2, 2012
  • at 9:20 am
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The good, bad, and ugly of web startups at DEMO Asia

While mobile apps may be all there rage right now, startups are still doing very interesting things in the web space. Here, we present you t...

  • March 2, 2012
  • at 8:00 am
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Hoiio API Provides Telephony Services, Works Awesome

Hoiio provides an API for developers to add voice and SMS features into your apps. With its API, you can do a call poll, for example: ‘Whi...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 10:10 pm
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Softbank Awarded Spectrum Made Available By Japan’s Switch to Digital TV

Softbank Mobile Corp. announced on its website today that it has been approved by the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications to pro...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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Other highlights from BizSpark scholars: Tapit, Mobipoints, and more

Ten startups pitched this morning at the Alpha Pitch for DEMO Asia scholars, sponsored by Microsoft. I’ve written about TranscribeMe, ...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 8:24 pm
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SGE awards for most memorable cloud & enterprise pitches at DEMO Asia

Several startups in the cloud and enterprise space presented during Demo Asia 2012 this morning, some of which were memorable. Since this is...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 5:48 pm
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NTT Docomo Invests in Eye-Fi, Becomes Strategic Partner

Eye-Fi, a maker of wireless memory cards, has announced that it has raised $20 million in Series D funding, led by Japan’s NTT Docomo ...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 5:00 pm
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Live blog: One-on-one with Simone Brunozzi, tech evangelist from Amazon Web Services

From his blog: Simone Brunozzi is a truly passionate technologist. After being an entrepreneur, a professor, a CTO, and after writing two te...

  • March 2, 2012
  • at 10:50 am
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Live blog: DEMO Asia pitches by consumer technology startups

Take a look at promising technologies that intend to break out big with consumers. In this session, Qooco, Innova Technology, Business.me, ...

  • March 2, 2012
  • at 9:40 am
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Siri, You’ve Got Company. And it’s a Talking Sheep from Japan.

A few days back Docomo (NYSE:DCM) announced its voice-agent application, Shabette Concier, an app that immediately draws comparisons to Appl...

  • March 2, 2012
  • at 9:00 am
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Quick and Dirty – short video interviews at DEMO Asia

Most are short, some are long. But we always aim to have them do the job: entice and titillate. Videos, of course. Kristine and Gwen went ar...

  • March 2, 2012
  • at 1:45 am
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Life is just one big game at Demo Asia

There were two major themes in DEMO Asia’s pitch session on social media startups (live blog): gamification and modernizing customer ...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 9:07 pm
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It’s all about the Benjamins at Demo Asia

We all want to make a bit more money – or at least I do! Sageby, Squiryl, and Trade Hero are three new startups betting that you wan...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 8:47 pm
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How You Can Make the Best Out of Your Brand on Weibo

Marc has been exploring emerging markets and their adoption of e-commerce, social, and mobile internet technology in the past decade. He is ...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 8:00 pm
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Live blog: Panel on why you should do business in Singapore

Robert Kim is the director of consumer infocomm at Singapore’s Infocomm Development Authority, where he plays industry development role in...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 5:00 pm
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CEO Announces Sogou Developing Siri-like Mobile Internet Product

Sogou (which is owned by Sohu) has long been a competitor to Baidu in the search field, but it not attempted to mirror Baidu’s expansi...

  • March 1, 2012
  • at 4:00 pm
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