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India High Court on Google, Facebook: Like China, We Will Block All Such Websites

Back in December we told you about India’s intent to ban offensive online material, and how internet companies like Google and Faceboo...

  • January 13, 2012
  • at 4:45 pm
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Razer’s Project Fiona wins People’s Voice award for CES 2012

Project Fiona, probably the first full-fledged gaming tablet being developed that will run PC games, has won the People’s Voice Award,...

  • January 13, 2012
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No HTML5? Why One Game Dev Still Sees Value in Flash

While everyone else is developing HTML5 games, the Red Eclipse team Dani Adriadi and Hari Adriadi (yes they are brothers) have decided that ...

  • January 13, 2012
  • at 1:47 pm
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Twitter Ain’t No Thang: KakaoTalk Sends a Billion Messages in a Day

At the end of 2012 Naver Line, a free mobile messaging service, announced it reached 10 million downloads. Now, just two weeks later, the ap...

  • January 13, 2012
  • at 11:30 am
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iConnect 2012 – 13-15 Jan

This week, NUS Entrepreneurship Society will organize iConnect 2012. It aims to connect global youths and inspire future entrepreneurs. With...

  • January 12, 2012
  • at 11:22 pm
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Promoote Helps You Find Local Services in Jakarta

If you’re in Jakarta and are looking for something like a guitar tutor, massage, or a photo shoot session, look no further than Promoote.c...

  • January 12, 2012
  • at 10:30 pm
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Docomo Gains Most Mobile Subscribers in December in Japan

Japan’s Telecommunications Carriers Association updated its monthly mobile subscriber data this week, with NTT Docomo making the bigge...

  • January 12, 2012
  • at 9:24 pm
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Business Clinic on Idea Generation – 16 Jan

Next Monday, Dr Virginia Cha will share her insights in an upcoming business clinic on idea generation. This event targets aspiring entrepre...

  • January 12, 2012
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Train Ticket Buying Software is Mostly a Scam (Yeah, Big Surprise)

We’ve done a fair bit of reporting on China’s online train ticket sales system this year, which has been buggy as hell when it&#...

  • January 12, 2012
  • at 3:00 pm
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Aliyun Phone Gets Its Own Android App Store

Alibaba has launched an app store for users of its Aliyun smartphone to browse and install Android apps. The Aliyun platform is not based on...

  • January 13, 2012
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Foxconn’s Child Robots Go to Work

If you’re reading this post using an electronic device of some kind, there’s a decent chance you’re holding something righ...

  • January 13, 2012
  • at 2:45 pm
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Youku’s Video Search Engine is Blocked by Several Rivals

In a sign of growing hostility amongst video-streaming services in China, three such sites have reportedly blocked access to a video search ...

  • January 13, 2012
  • at 12:30 pm
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Scalper Fights Cause One Beijing Apple Store to Cancel iPhone 4S Launch

Today, Apple’s iPhone 4S is finally on sale in China. It’s been a long time coming, and fans of the Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) device a...

  • January 13, 2012
  • at 10:43 am
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East Ventures Launches Angels Network, Aims to Boost Indonesian Ecosystem

East Ventures has been pretty active in the Indonesian startup scene, investing in and incubating more than 20 startups in the country so fa...

  • January 12, 2012
  • at 11:00 pm
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Already Huge Queues, Worries About Scalpers, for iPhone 4S Launch in China [PICS]

There are already huge queues outside of China’s five official Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) stores in readiness for tomorrow’s launch of ...

  • January 12, 2012
  • at 10:06 pm
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Letao’s 4th Round of Funding Brings in Another $30 Million

Letao.com, the Chinese e-commerce site that specializes in footwear, has raised a fourth round of funding worth US$30 million. It was comple...

  • January 12, 2012
  • at 8:00 pm
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MediaPop App-ifies Facebook Pages With Its Social Marketing Dashboard

Singaporean startup Media Pop has launched a new service that makes it easier for brands, either big or small, to set up a social media camp...

  • January 12, 2012
  • at 4:20 pm
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Renren Expands, Adds a Pinterest-like Social Pinboard

Renren (NYSE:RENN), China’s biggest Facebook-like social network, has today launched a social pinboard and sharing website called Renr...

  • January 12, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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