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Food Mobile App Menoo Mashes Location, NFC, and Social Into One

You might often find yourself stuck in this situation: while driving or looking around someplace, you’re very hungry but you don’t know ...

  • August 11, 2011
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Chinese Anti-Corruption Sites, Just Reopened, Now Closing Again?

It seems like just yesterday when we wrote about how a number of Chinese anti-corruption bribery reporting websites were back online after h...

  • August 11, 2011
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Martell V.S.O.P TUSS Result Night Party – 17 Aug

As the winner of Martell V.S.O.P The Ultimate Start-Up Space will be announced next week on Aug 17, interested members of the public are inv...

  • August 11, 2011
  • at 5:43 pm
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Huawei Investing in Web Game Developer Kunlun

Tencent Tech News is reporting that internal leaks have divulged Chinese telecom and networking giant Huawei‘s plans to invest signifi...

  • August 11, 2011
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ZTE Brings Affordable Smartphones and Tablets To Indonesia

Android phones have started mushrooming in Indonesia, ranging from local products to famous brands. ZTE, a Chinese mobile phone vendor, is g...

  • August 11, 2011
  • at 3:00 pm
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Google+ in Indonesia: A Talk With Two Power Users [INTERVIEW]

We have all read about the rapid growth of Google+, already 25 million users strong and often touted as a potential Facebook or Twitter kill...

  • August 11, 2011
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Hulu Coming To Japan

Hulu announced today that it will be bringing its streaming service to Japan. Hulu.jp is now online, and users can sign up to receive more d...

  • August 11, 2011
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Chillin' With the Founders of Lunch Actually

Spanning Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong and Taiwan, Asia’s first and largest lunch dating agency, Lunch Actually has enabled love to b...

  • August 11, 2011
  • at 11:02 am
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TEPCO Opens 25 Location-specific Twitter Accounts For Blackout Alerts

In the wake of the March 11th earthquake and tsunami, the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) had to implement rolling blackouts due to the...

  • August 11, 2011
  • at 10:07 am
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Samsung’s New Galaxy Tabs Hit India, But ZTE Alternative is Half the Price

The past couple of days have been good to tablet lovers in India, as a couple of new offerings were announced from Samsung and ZTE. The form...

  • August 11, 2011
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East Ventures Invests in Social Gaming Start-up, SoybeanSoft

Our investor, East Ventures, has been pretty busy in Indonesia lately. Just when we thought that it would be kept busy with its new 100-day ...

  • August 11, 2011
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Web Wednesday – 17 Aug

Web Wednesday will bring in Arvind Rajan of Linkedin on Aug 17. He will talk about social networking with a focus on the business side inst...

  • August 11, 2011
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Ran Yunfei’s Release and Online Activism in China

Last night, Chinese blogger Ran Yunfei’s wife told the Associated Press that he had returned home. Digital freedom activists around Ch...

  • August 11, 2011
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Tencent ‘Qrobot’ Will Try to Kill You (With its Cuteness)

Tencent, China's biggest social media and IM platform, has launched a cute, talking, wiggling, voice-recognizing 'Qrobot' in the form of its...

  • August 11, 2011
  • at 1:48 pm
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We're not as cool as Hackerspace

At least, that is Co-Working Space's marketing spiel anyway. Neither are they as trendy as The Pigeonhole or FounderHQ.

  • August 11, 2011
  • at 12:31 pm
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Are Chinese People Using QQ Less?

QQ, Tencent’s mega-popular instant messaging client, has been a staple of the internet in China for nearly a decade. Microsoft’s...

  • August 11, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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Masayoshi Son’s Younger Brother Aims To Create an Asia Start-Up Ecosystem

Creating a startup on a shoestring budget is now easier than ever thanks to crowd-sourcing, open-source technology, and social media marketi...

  • August 11, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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BugHerd Makes Life Easier for Designers and People Who Complain About Their Designs

If you’re a web designer or website owner, you understand the pain of bug tracking when you’re in the process of building a new site. It...

  • August 11, 2011
  • at 9:08 am
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