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Apps World Asia 2011

There will be Apps World Asia 2011 for the first 2 days of Sept. According to ABI Research, Application downloads in Asia alone will hit 2.4...

  • August 2, 2011
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Lion City Startup Brekkie – 6 Aug

Lion City Startup Brekkie (LCSB) brings together early morning startup folks on a bright Saturday morning. It promises to revive the kindred...

  • August 2, 2011
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Indonesia’s Akademi Berbagi: How Social Media is Used for Social Movements [INTERVIEW]

In this social media era, a single Twitter update can have huge repercussions. Topics of discussion can range from often-meaningless trendin...

  • August 2, 2011
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Singapore Has a Halal Eating Guide iPhone App

There’s an iPhone app for almost every thing you can think of: headbanging, backseat driving, measuring radiation and tracking the progres...

  • August 2, 2011
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ChinaJoy 2011 Round-Up

China’s yearly gaming expo, ChinaJoy, isn’t quite on the level of an E3, nor does it have the pure nerd appeal of a PAX or Comic...

  • August 2, 2011
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Breaking The Fast: A Free Food Contest for Indonesian Bloggers

Calling Muslim bloggers in Indonesia – you can get a free meal for breaking your fast in one of three fancy restaurants at the Grand I...

  • August 1, 2011
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Voices of Protest Spreading on YouTube in Japan

Earlier today we told you about the Wenzhou train crash in China, and how the Sina Weibo microblog platform is having trouble censoring what...

  • August 1, 2011
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iAxil Workshop Customer Acquisition – 24 Aug

This month, iAxil will organize a workshop entitled Customer Acquisition. Jim Cook of ASU SkySong will talk more about it and focus more on ...

  • August 1, 2011
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Amazon.com organizes global competition for startups

The fifth annual Amazon Web Services (AWS) Start-Up Challenge has begun. The competition is seeking for the most innovative and creative sta...

  • August 1, 2011
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Give Your iPad a Retro Gameboy Look

Lootiful, the makers of the iPWN Gameboy case for iPhone (formerly at iPWNcase.com), look to be gearing up to make an iPad2 case as well. Yo...

  • August 2, 2011
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Shanda’s “World Zero” Looks Cool, But How Will it Play?

It’s no secret that customizability and interactivity are the hallmarks of the Web 2.0 era. Outside China, this trend began to bleed i...

  • August 2, 2011
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Jobring: A Facebook-Integrated Social Recruiting Platform

A new social recruiting service from Japan called Jobring was launched on July 29th.  It is the first recruiting service that features deep...

  • August 2, 2011
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Online Moon Streaming to Help Settle Disputes Over Start of Ramadan

Have you ever wondered how Muslims in Indonesia determine the first day of Ramadan? Basically, it’s based on the crescent moon’s...

  • August 2, 2011
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Who Has More Likes? Buzzref Wants To Track and Compare Facebook Pages

Tracking Facebook pages can be very handy for marketers. That is why a group of social media marketers created BuzzRef to help brands track,...

  • August 1, 2011
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Dangdang.com CEO Slams “Incompetent” American Investors, Squares Up to 360Buy.com

The CEO of Chinese e-commerce site DangDang.com (NYSE: DANG), Li Guo-qing, recently spoke out about his competitors and the volatility of hi...

  • August 1, 2011
  • at 9:12 pm
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Adira Faces of Indonesia

Everyone’s a Social Marketer: Auto Finance Company Promotes Indonesia Online

It’s not only Indonesia’s tourism board that can work to promote the country. These days almost anyone can pitch in. Nevertheless, w...

  • August 1, 2011
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The Wenzhou Crash and the Future of Weibo

Last week’s horrific high-speed rail accident in Wenzhou, China, has serious political implications for the future of that countryR...

  • August 1, 2011
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QQ for Android Gives You Face, Launches Video Chat Support

Tencent has added video chat to the Android smartphone version of its ubiquitous QQ instant-messenger. The updated QQ for Android app –...

  • August 1, 2011
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