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Mojing: An App To Look For Flings in China

Mojing, which means magic mirror in direct translation, is a face recognition app created by Beijing-based Facekoo. It recognizes your face ...

  • November 28, 2011
  • at 12:38 pm
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iCarpenters Rejoice: All Your Measuring Needs On Your iPhone!

iHandy Carpenter is an app introduced by Beijing app development firm, iHandy Soft. The app is made for folks who need to measure things suc...

  • November 28, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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This Week in Asia Tech Startups: 7 That Caught Our Eye

As usual, we have quite a few Asian tech startups on our radar this week, from China, Japan, Indonesia, and Singapore. For folks who are int...

  • November 27, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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I Got Conned and Wasted $0.99 on a Chinese Health App

So, I was interested to find out more about Chinese health apps. And I came across one called Jian Kang Guan Jia, which literally means heal...

  • November 27, 2011
  • at 10:30 am
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Yahoo Search Trends: SEA Games 2011 in Indonesia

The biggest sports event in South East Asia (SEA) — the SEA Games 2011 — has just ended, and it was a proud moment for host country Indo...

  • November 26, 2011
  • at 10:08 am
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Rumor: Microsoft Picks a Retail Partner for WP7 Launch in China in 2012

Rumors in the Chinese business media suggest that Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) is poised to launch its mobile OS, Windows Phone 7 (WP7) officiall...

  • November 25, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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iOS Download Stats for China Show the Importance of App Localization [INFOGRAPHIC]

New statistics showing the popularity of various free and paid iOS apps in China show the great importance of localization. And now that Chi...

  • November 25, 2011
  • at 3:45 pm
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Japan’s Virtual Star Hatsune Miku Invades CyberAgent’s Pico World

CyberAgent America’s (a subsidiary of Tokyo-based CyberAgent) Pico World is already going strong over on Facebook, and today the virtual ...

  • November 25, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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The Real-time Plan

  Do you have a plan for your startup? I bet most of us do. Not just one, but multiple versions. You’re not alone. I’ve learned...

  • November 25, 2011
  • at 11:08 am
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24quan in Trouble? CEO Du Yinan Responds

Last week we wrote about some of the concerning reports circulating on the net about group buy site 24quan’s, ahem, “restructuri...

  • November 28, 2011
  • at 11:10 am
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Singapore-based Game Ventures Raises $620,000, Led by Joi Ito’s Neoteny Lab

Game Ventures has recently closed a funding round which raised them SGD$800,000 (approximately US$620,000) of fresh funds, led by Joi Ito...

  • November 28, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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8 Must-Read Tech Stories in China This Week

With no Thanksgiving in this neck of the woods, everyone was busy as usual, cooking up new sites, services, apps, videos, rumors, and infogr...

  • November 27, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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Sina Launches a Chat/Messaging App Built On Top of Weibo

Sina (NASDAQ:SINA) has unveiled its brand-new chat/messaging mobile service called, Weiyou – aka Weibo Messenger – to the publi...

  • November 26, 2011
  • at 10:18 pm
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Motorola’s MT917, With an Insane 13-Megapixel Camera, Heads to China Mobile

Motorola (NYSE:MMI) announced this afternoon that its newest Droid RAZR, the MT917, is coming to the country’s biggest mobile telco, C...

  • November 25, 2011
  • at 9:30 pm
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Raising Capital, Generating Revenue, and the God Damn Exits! [PREVIEW]

Steven Goh, co-founder and CEO of mig33, is one of the most talked-about names among entrepreneurs and mobile folks in Southeast Asia. Havin...

  • November 25, 2011
  • at 4:45 pm
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SARFT Banning TV Ads During Shows; Good News or Bad News for Online Video?

For the past few days, rumors have been swirling that along with its limitation of “entertainment” programs, China’s State...

  • November 25, 2011
  • at 2:43 pm
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Newegg Brings Black Friday Deals to China, But Will It Catch On?

‘Black Friday,’ the day of discount-led shopping frenzy that originated in the US, is not a tradition in China. Nonetheless, New...

  • November 25, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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iPhone 4S Coming to China Telecom (But When?)

Rumors have been swirling online for a while that China Telecom would be getting a taste of the iPhone 4S action. Now those rumors have been...

  • November 25, 2011
  • at 10:20 am
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