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China Digest – 8 Aug

Here you can find some interesting startup news from China, not only in its capital, Beijing, but also other startup hubs such as Shanghai, ...

  • August 8, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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Age and gender do not define your chance at success

Young, vivacious and definitely in control of her own destiny, Elfaine Tan of The Sample Store is not your average girl-next-door. We find o...

  • August 8, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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The Star Outstanding Business Awards to recognize Malaysian entrepreneurs

Held for the second year running, The Star Outstanding Business Awards aims to recognize the achievements of startups and SMEs. The initiat...

  • August 8, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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YouTube Boxoffice Brings Bheja Fry 2 To India, For Free!

Back in June, we told you that YouTube started offering Bollywood movies to India for free. It’s a pretty sweet deal for all Indian Y...

  • August 7, 2011
  • at 4:19 pm
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5 Fun iPhone Cases For Sale in Japan

Recently I’ve been seeing some interesting iPhone cases from vendors in Japan, and I thought I’d run down through a few of them ...

  • August 6, 2011
  • at 10:30 pm
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ON|OFF 2011: Ideas Meet Opportunities [INTERVIEW]

With all the attention surrounding social media in Indonesia these days, it’s no wonder that we’re seeing lots of blogging goin...

  • August 6, 2011
  • at 3:35 pm
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Don’t Blame Facebook for Underage Marriage

Facebook is popular because it helps users to connect and share with their friends and family. Unfortunately, the most popular social networ...

  • August 5, 2011
  • at 10:36 pm
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Ka-Ching! Aktiv Digital To Sell RockYou Ads in Southeast Asia

Update: “RockYou offers a lot more than the standard IAB ads and this agreement spans all of RockYou’s inventory including the brand...

  • August 5, 2011
  • at 9:37 pm
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Click Asia MasterClass – 14 Sep

As the part of the Click Asia Summit, on Sep 14 Singapore will have Click Asia MasterClasses. Click Asia MasterClasses aims to address the ...

  • August 5, 2011
  • at 7:20 pm
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Mapping Radiation: Yahoo Japan Publishes Data, Safecast.org Plugs Along

Yahoo Japan has made a start on publishing radiation measurements from 11 locations around Japan. The data is being gathered by a team from ...

  • August 8, 2011
  • at 10:08 am
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CEO of SUP Media Shares More About Livejournal.sg

Annelies van den Belt, CEO of SUP Media, the Russian parent company of Livejournal.sg, was in Singapore last week for the official launch o...

  • August 8, 2011
  • at 9:08 am
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Sina Weibo Rolls Out Redesign – But Just for Brands So Far

Sina Weibo, China’s most popular microblogging service, has started to roll out a redesign of its site – so far only to some bra...

  • August 7, 2011
  • at 11:15 pm
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How Did You Become An Entrepreneur?

Every entrepreneur has a different story and started their journey for different reasons. Some of us became entrepreneurs because we have a...

  • August 7, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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Philippines Digest – 6 Aug

Here you can find some interesting startup news around Philippines, not only in its capital, Manila, but also other their startup hubs such ...

  • August 6, 2011
  • at 3:50 pm
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Stealth LBS Start-up Mojostreet Explains Its Service and Plans

After receiving US$350,000 of seed funding around April this year, team Mojostreet continues to work on its location-based service (LBS) ide...

  • August 5, 2011
  • at 11:18 pm
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The State of American and Chinese New Media

Michael Thai is a filmmaker and entrepreneur based in Los Angeles and Beijing. He has worked as a writer, producer and private equity analys...

  • August 5, 2011
  • at 10:08 pm
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Fake Apple Store in US Fails to Meet High Chinese Standard

Apparently the only thing people enjoy more than the actual Apple stores in China — which are perpetually packed to the gills with peo...

  • August 5, 2011
  • at 9:08 pm
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IPA Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship (SOLVE) Awards 2011 Launch – 13 Aug

On Aug 13, the  Indonesian Professionals’ Association (IPA) will launch their Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship (SOLVE) Awards. It i...

  • August 5, 2011
  • at 6:34 pm
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