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Advanced Speaker Technology Developed for Smartphones

CEATEC Japan 2011, Japan’s annual IT and electronics trade show, isn’t until next week but many companies are already teasing wh...

  • September 28, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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Rumor: E-Commerce Fashion Site Vancl Preps for Q4 US IPO

There are reports emerging this afternoon that Chinese e-commerce site Vancl will file its US IPO prospectus in October with a view towards ...

  • September 28, 2011
  • at 4:00 pm
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Casco to Blame for Shanghai Subway’s Signaling System…and a Lot More

Yesterday’s subway accident in Shanghai appears not to have cost any passengers their lives, although it injured at least 270 people....

  • September 28, 2011
  • at 1:48 pm
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China’s Most Audacious Groupon Clone on the Brink, 80% of Staff Fired

The group buy website that most audaciously cloned Groupon in China looks like it might be one of the first big-name casualties in the feroc...

  • September 28, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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China Unicom’s SIM Sticker Gives You Two SIMs In One

Competition between China’s top two mobile telcos, China Mobile and China Unicom, is ferocious. But Unicom – ever the underdog ̵...

  • September 28, 2011
  • at 10:08 am
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Google India Ropes In Bollywood Superstar Shahrukh Khan to promote Google+. But Will It Work?

Google India head Rajan Anandan yesterday announced in a press conference that it has joined hands with the Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Kha...

  • September 27, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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Chinese-Made UC Browser Targets America, After 20 Million Overseas Downloads

UC Browser, the mobile web browser from China that has turned into a global hit, has passed the major milestone of 20 million overseas users...

  • September 27, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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Subway Crashes in Shanghai, Weibo Explodes

This afternoon, a subway train on Shanghai’s line ten collided with the train in front of it. The situation is far from clear at the m...

  • September 27, 2011
  • at 6:43 pm
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Eat2eat Raises $4 Million From Kewalram Chanrai Group

Update: This investment is eat2eat’s first in the decade. More updates from eat2eat’s PR rep: Eat2eat is looking to expand into ...

  • September 27, 2011
  • at 3:09 pm
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Report Shows China, Japan Have Appetite For Own Apps

A new report from research firm Distimo shows that countries around the world vary greatly in their preference for apps, specifically on how...

  • September 28, 2011
  • at 5:00 pm
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Fire, Explosions at Shandong Foxconn Plant

Yesterday morning, Weibo reports indicated that a possible explosion caused a fire in Foxconn’s Yantai plant in Shandong, China. Detai...

  • September 28, 2011
  • at 2:48 pm
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Amazon Japan To Bring 1000 Call-Center Jobs to Sendai

While the tech world is waiting eagerly to see Amazon’s new Kindle Fire, we’d like to point out that Amazon brought some good ne...

  • September 28, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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BillBaba.com Helps India Manage Its Bill Payments

There are many financial tools available online that you can use to manage your personal finances. For many Mint.com is a great solution, bu...

  • September 28, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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InMobi To Release MRAID Compliant SDK Soon

Update: A MobDis rep told us, “We will offer both support of ORMMA n MRAID. But MRAID is not defined yet so there is no standard to fo...

  • September 28, 2011
  • at 9:08 am
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Make Anonymous Confessions With Ngaku.in

Sometimes people feel afraid or embarrassed to admit their feelings in public. But with Ngaku.in, now anyone can freely express their feelin...

  • September 27, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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Navitime Japan Launches Journey Pro Connect App for UK Market

Navitime, a Japanese provider of mobile navigation solutions, has today launched Journey Pro Connect, an app dedicated to navigation in the ...

  • September 27, 2011
  • at 7:48 pm
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Chinese Luxury E-Commerce Start-Up Pockets Seed Funding

The Chinese luxury e-commerce start-up ‘The Luxury Club’ – or Hui She Shang to use its local name – has completed a ...

  • September 27, 2011
  • at 3:48 pm
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JFDI: We’re Going To Create Success In 3 Ways

Update: Fresh from the oven, thanks to Erin — JFDI announced a piece of news that will skyrocket the attendance of the upcoming Start...

  • September 27, 2011
  • at 2:32 pm
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