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dangdang

Dangdang’s E-Book Platform Leaves Much to Be Desired (So Far)

Last month, we reported on the launch of Dangdang’s Ebook platform and apps. According to Dangdang (NYSE:DANG), the thing has over 50,...

  • January 3, 2012
  • at 11:30 am
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Latest Entrepreneurial Events in Singapore

Events For The Week – 31 Dec-7 Jan

For a one-stop to all events related to or concerning entrepreneurship, certain industry-meets-business forums and seminars in Singapore, ch...

  • January 3, 2012
  • at 9:49 am
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Entrepreneur seeking an investment? Here’s a survival guide

Decide the value of your company, and work out the equity as well as ROI for your investor.

  • January 3, 2012
  • at 9:25 am
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Nokia China Hopes for Better Year Under New Leader, Starting Today

Nokia China employees going back to work this week, after a short break for the new year, will find they have a new chief executive in the f...

  • January 2, 2012
  • at 8:00 pm
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madeinchina

MadeInChina.com Acquired!

MadeInChina.com is a B2B e-commerce site that focuses on helping foreigners to source supplies that are made in China. It works like Alibaba...

  • January 2, 2012
  • at 5:18 pm
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lucky-bag-graphic

‘Lucky Bags’ a Popular Apple Store Tradition in Japan

In Japan, ‘lucky bags’ are a New Year’s Day shopping tradition that offers up a mystery bag of items usually at a discount...

  • January 2, 2012
  • at 1:30 pm
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Indonesia

How Indonesia’s Tech Scene Grew in 2011

What a year 2011 has been! The development that we have seen in the Indonesia tech scene over the past year is remarkable. We’ve seen many...

  • January 2, 2012
  • at 10:30 am
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Social Enterprise 101: Five lessons from an experienced social entrepreneur

Shokay co-founder Carol Chyau, who was recently in town the past November for TEDxKRP, shares her experience building a social business.

  • January 1, 2012
  • at 9:00 am
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kamiwaza

Japanese iPhone App Kamiwaza Multiplies Your Money

We’ve looked at number of different augmented reality apps over the past year, ranging from fun to practical to downright scary. And i...

  • December 30, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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Top 10 Fan Pages: See Who is Rocking it on Facebook in Singapore

What can we learn by looking at Singapore’s best Facebook pages? How have they managed to capture so many fans?

  • January 3, 2012
  • at 10:40 am
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Top 3 Startup Provinces in China: Beijing, Shanghai, Guangdong [CHART]

The Chinese startup database 17startup.com has compiled the location and category of all its listed young companies, giving everyone a nice ...

  • January 3, 2012
  • at 9:30 am
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china infographic

Online Shopping in China in 2011 [INFOGRAPHIC]

Over the past few weeks we’ve been taking a look back on 2011 and the major stories and trends that stood out. In China, this was especial...

  • January 2, 2012
  • at 10:20 pm
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Ten QR code sins to avoid

It's likely that QR codes are here to stay as a feature of integrated marketing. Here's how you can dramatically improve their implementatio...

  • January 2, 2012
  • at 5:19 pm
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train

China Implements Real-Name Registration, Online Ticket Sales for Trains, Buses

Real-name registration in China expanded in 2012 to include popular online services like Sina Weibo. Now, in the run-up to 2012’s Spri...

  • January 2, 2012
  • at 3:30 pm
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internet

In China, Local Government Learned of Deadly Mudslide From the Internet

The internet is a magnificent communication tool that has enabled knowledge and news to transverse the world nearly instantaneously. That sa...

  • January 2, 2012
  • at 12:00 pm
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startups-in-asia

10 Startups That Caught Our Eye Last Week

Happy 2012, folks! As usual, we have quite a few Asian tech startups on our radar this last week, from China, Japan, and Singapore. For fol...

  • January 2, 2012
  • at 9:38 am
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Every 60 Seconds On the Chinese Internet… [INFOGRAPHIC]

There has been a bit of a fad on the internet in recent days for posts about amazing things that happen online in just one minute, and so th...

  • December 30, 2011
  • at 11:05 pm
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sexy-willis

How To Create An AR Greeting Video in 3 Minutes

We are heading towards 2012 in less than 36 hours (depending on where you are right now). And I bet many of you will send some boring Happy ...

  • December 30, 2011
  • at 9:02 pm
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