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Mainichi App Preserves Newspaper Special Editions on the iPad

It’s always encouraging when we see modern technology being used to preserve important things from the past. A few months back we wrot...

  • September 5, 2011
  • at 10:19 am
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This Week in Asia Tech Start-ups: 12 That Caught Our Eye

As usual, we have quite a few Asian start-ups on our radar this week, from India, China, Japan, and Singapore. For folks who are interested ...

  • September 4, 2011
  • at 10:08 pm
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At Your Service

Being a blogger and entrepreneur is fun. We get invited to events, speak to different folks in the tech industry, and of course meet interes...

  • September 3, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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Japan’s Capcom Says Opportunities are Overseas, Domestic Merger Not an Option

Thanks to the folks over at Gamasutra for pointing out this interesting note from Capcom emphasizing that its future business success depend...

  • September 2, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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tackthis

TackThis Now in Open Beta, Makes Social Commerce Stores Embeddable By Anyone

Singapore-based start-up TackThis is a platform that allows anyone to create an e-commerce store and embed it on their Facebook pages, blogs...

  • September 2, 2011
  • at 8:08 pm
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Baidu Previews a Redesigned Homepage, With Web Apps

Today at its Baidu World conference in Beijing, China’s biggest search engine is showing off a redesigned Baidu.com homepage that open...

  • September 2, 2011
  • at 2:30 pm
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Baidu Launches Android-Based Mobile OS

This morning, Baidu – at its annual Baidu World event in Beijing – launched its Android-based mobile OS, dubbed Baidu Yi (pictur...

  • September 2, 2011
  • at 11:59 am
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youth4work

Youth4work: Helping Indian College Students Find Internships, Part-time Work

Youth4work.com is an online platform where companies and job-hungry college students meet. The idea is simple: There are short-term projects...

  • September 2, 2011
  • at 10:13 am
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VODone: the Biggest Chinese Tech Company You’ve Never Heard Of

For a Chinese tech company of its size and clout, VODone – with its V1.cn video portal, V1Tuan group buy site, mobile ad network, and ...

  • September 1, 2011
  • at 11:30 pm
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Lenovo: “We’re a DO company”

Lenovo: “We’re a DO company”

Lenovo, the third largest PC maker in the world, is spending a pretty big chunk of its budget on an ad campaign entitled “For Those Who Do...

  • September 5, 2011
  • at 9:15 am
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Foursquare Adds Indonesian Language, But Lacks Accuracy

On its blog, Foursquare has announced that it has added Bahasa Indonesia and four other languages (Korean, Portuguese, Russian and Thai) to ...

  • September 3, 2011
  • at 4:16 pm
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Google Trike In Malaysia For Upcoming Street View, Asking Users Where To Snap

Google has brought in the Google Trike to take pictures around Malaysia for an upcoming Google Street View project in the country. This is a...

  • September 2, 2011
  • at 11:29 pm
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In Chinese Online Gaming, 8.7 Billion RMB in Revenue, Tencent Still King

New figures for Q2 2011 show which Chinese tech companies get the biggest slice of the online gaming market in China, in terms of revenue. T...

  • September 2, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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India’s Online Restaurant Guide Zomato To List Events, E-commerce To Follow

One of India’s largest food and restaurant guides, Zomato, has now introduced an “Events” section to reposition itself from the existi...

  • September 2, 2011
  • at 6:10 pm
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China-net-user

China’s Net Users Among World’s Most Active, Engaged

Everyone knows China has a lot of internet users, about 485 million to be precise (that’s about equivalent to all the internet users i...

  • September 2, 2011
  • at 1:27 pm
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What’s popular on Google+? Find out on Journal+

Journal+, a website that gathers popular posts from Google+, was released by User Local last week. It’s a web magazine that brings tog...

  • September 2, 2011
  • at 11:20 am
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gree

Japan’s GREE Announces Plans For Five Overseas Subsidiaries

We’ve written a lot about the recent overseas activities of notable Japanese companies. Just a couple of weeks back we told you about ...

  • September 2, 2011
  • at 9:08 am
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facebook-singapore

Facebook is Finally Looking At Asia SERIOUSLY

I love Facebook as a product, but sadly its team in Singapore doesn’t live up to the standard. Why? Because the Facebook team in Singa...

  • September 1, 2011
  • at 10:47 pm
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