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Can Japanese Carriers Accommodate Data Hungry Smartphones?

According to a Kyodo news report earlier this week, Japanese carrier KDDI (TYO:9433) experienced a data communication disruption that affect...

  • February 15, 2012
  • at 10:40 am
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Tech Valentines From Asia you May Have Missed

As my astute colleague Charlie pointed out to me this afternoon, we’ve probably seen more stories related to Valentine’s Day tod...

  • February 14, 2012
  • at 11:00 pm
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Rumor: Netease Will Publish Diablo 3 in China

Blizzard is going to release Diablo 3 this year. China loves Blizzard games. Which Chinese publisher will get to make oodles of money off of...

  • February 14, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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Two Years In, Famed “Ten Man” Chinese Indie Game Shaping Up Real Nice

Project M is a name you probably won’t recognize. But the name Storm Totem should ring a bell for gamers in China. Two years ago, a te...

  • February 14, 2012
  • at 6:00 pm
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JFDI-Innov8 Bootcamp Vlogs by Chief Executive Frog Hugh Mason

It’s day 21 of the intense 100-day JFDI-Innov8 Bootcamp and the startups involved are busy turning their ideas into reality, with the ...

  • February 14, 2012
  • at 4:31 pm
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Baidu’s ‘Map of Love’ Lets People Pin a Valentine’s Message, or Find a Date

Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) has got itself into the spirit of Valentine’s Day and created a special “map of love” using both its m...

  • February 14, 2012
  • at 4:20 pm
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Votodo: To Do Lists Get Social, Active

‘To do’ lists can be a quite a chore for some people, and are not the kind of things that we share. But the Indian startup Votod...

  • February 14, 2012
  • at 2:18 pm
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Experian Hitwise Says Singaporeans Are Facebook, Apple, and Groupon Lovers

Where do Singaporeans go on the web? For social networking it is Facebook. For gadgets, Apple. And for deals, it’s Groupon. Experian Hitwi...

  • February 14, 2012
  • at 1:18 pm
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Singapore SWF, Temasek, invests in a Benchmark Capital-backed company

Singapore sovereign wealth fund Temasek Holdings has led a US$30M investment round alongside SAP Ventures in Marin Software, a provider of o...

  • February 14, 2012
  • at 12:11 pm
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How a Singapore iPhone Repair Shop Does Customer Service on Facebook

I was having a problem with my iPhone 4S yesterday and was looking for a way to get it fixed. (It’s sad that Apple doesn’t have an offic...

  • February 15, 2012
  • at 9:08 am
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Rovio Launches Angry Birds for Facebook in Jakarta

Rovio Entertainment held a launch event at Mal Kelapa Gading in the city of Jakarta, the Facebook capital of the world based on the number o...

  • February 14, 2012
  • at 9:33 pm
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Kaixin Reveals User Numbers, Rising Profit

The Chinese social network Kaixin has announced its 2011 results – and despite a rough year that saw folks move towards using Weibo ra...

  • February 14, 2012
  • at 7:30 pm
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Angry Birds Feeling Love for Asia on Valentines Day

If it’s not Cupid’s arrow hitting you this Valentine’s Day, it’s likely to be one of those infamous Angry Birds! As previously repor...

  • February 14, 2012
  • at 5:00 pm
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Social Business Week – 20-23 Feb

The Social Business Week, organized by Grameen Creative Lab@NUS, will happen next week. During these four days, there will be the Social Bu...

  • February 14, 2012
  • at 4:21 pm
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EverConnect Raises 15 Million Yen, Wants To Aggregate All Your Social Accounts

Earlier this week, Tokyo-based startup EverConnect unveiled its web app that allows you to check out posts and tweets from multiple social n...

  • February 14, 2012
  • at 3:43 pm
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Global Android DevCamp 2012 – 17-19 Feb

This upcoming weekend, the Global Android DevCamp will be happening around the world. At the two-three day hackathon, Android developer will...

  • February 14, 2012
  • at 2:11 pm
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WebGeek Philippines Relaunch – 18 Feb

This upcoming Saturday, WebGeek Philippines will have a relaunch that features a completely new community site for webgeeks which is availab...

  • February 14, 2012
  • at 12:25 pm
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Apple Gets $150 For Every iPad Sold, Chinese Workers Get $8

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is getting it from all angles right now in China. Concerns about working conditions at Apple suppliers has led to the co...

  • February 14, 2012
  • at 12:00 pm
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