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YourGolf Online: An App That’s Changing How the World Plays Golf

YourGolf Online is a GPS-enabled golf logging mobile app that allows you to record at which courses you have played, how you made approach s...

  • December 5, 2011
  • at 12:30 pm
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Keeping it Simple: Perx Combines Loyalty Program With LBS

Squiryl, a loyalty program mobile app, got some attention after we wrote about it. But one of our readers pointed out that Perx is perhaps t...

  • December 5, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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Japan’s Mobile Giant I-Freek Opens First International Office in Singapore

I-Freek (3845:Hercules) is a listed company that business revolves around the mobile Internet sector in Japan, including everything from con...

  • December 5, 2011
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5 Must-Read Tech Stories in China This Week

It’s the first week of December, and you know what that means…our weekly update on the best China tech stories from the previous...

  • December 4, 2011
  • at 9:30 pm
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PicoTube Wins Out of 11 Startups that Pitched at TechCrunch Japan 2011

TechCrunch Tokyo 2011 was held on November 29th.  Here are the eleven startups that pitched at the Startup Battle. The winner was Picotube,...

  • December 2, 2011
  • at 11:18 pm
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Mobile App Squiryl Wants To Replace Loyalty Cards in Your Wallet

Squiryl is a mobile app that digitizes loyalty cards. So instead of having a bunch of loyalty cards in your wallet, all you need is the Squi...

  • December 2, 2011
  • at 9:58 pm
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360Buy CEO Liu Qiangdong on Investor Bullies and Not Fearing Failure

Today, 360buy CEO Liu Qiangdong took to Weibo to share a story from several years ago, back when his company wasn’t the ascendant e-co...

  • December 2, 2011
  • at 5:28 pm
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Everyday is Like Startup Arena

I’m a competitive person. Some might hate competition (because it takes market share away and makes you work harder). Others, like me, emb...

  • December 2, 2011
  • at 3:38 pm
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Foxconn Fails at E-Commerce Venture in China

Foxconn (HKG:2038; TPE:2354), the Taiwanese manufacturer thrust into the global spotlight after fourteen worker suicides in 2010, seems to b...

  • December 2, 2011
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Will We See a Baidu Yi Handset This Month?

Damn, this is shaping up to be a competitive month for smartphones in China! First we had Xiaomi’s M1, which will finally be available...

  • December 5, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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Japan’s Compath.me Helps You Discover Places To Visit

Compath.me, a Tokyo-based start-up from Open Network Lab (a seed acceleration program by Digital Garage and Joi Ito) just brought us the ...

  • December 5, 2011
  • at 10:20 am
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This Week in Asia Tech Startups: 11 That Caught Our Eye

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

  • December 4, 2011
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Japan’s App Discovery Engine, Peepapp, Works Great With Friends [PICS]

10 days ago, we shared with you about Peepapp. In short, Peepapp helps you discover new and trending apps through your social connections. I...

  • December 3, 2011
  • at 10:08 pm
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Leaked Photos Suggest Tencent Prepping a Skype-Like App

Photos of a presentation purport to show a secret, upcoming Tencent (HKG:0700) product called Free Talk, which would be a Skype-like VoiP se...

  • December 2, 2011
  • at 10:38 pm
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Alibaba Group: Laiwang is a Social Networking Product and is Currently Under Beta Testing

There’s already quite a lot of buzz in the Chinese media that Alibaba Group is building a social network called Laiwang. There’s a minim...

  • December 2, 2011
  • at 8:08 pm
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Rumor: Lashou Mall to Launch Next Week, Disrupt E-Commerce in China

Lashou, one of China’s leading group-buy sites, is rumored to be expanding into the more conventional e-commerce segment next week wit...

  • December 2, 2011
  • at 3:55 pm
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Tudou Sets Up Animation Studio, Aims at Pixar

The Chinese video-sharing site Tudou (NASDAQ:TUDO) has said it will increase its investment in the animation industry in China – and h...

  • December 2, 2011
  • at 3:05 pm
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Hey G+: Your China Infographic Kind of Sucks!

Let me start this post off with something nice: we’re very happy that major Western tech blogs are finally paying attention to what...

  • December 2, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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