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Urbanesia Ramadhan

Urbanesia: Finding the Right Place to Spend Your Ramadhan

If you are a muslim in Jakarta and looking for a good place to spend your Ramadhan days, then you can try finding it on the Urbanesia websit...

  • July 27, 2011
  • at 11:59 pm
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Indonesians Prefer Internet to Radio or Newspapers

Yahoo and TNS worked together on a new study which revealed that Indonesian internet users are now spending more time on the Internet than t...

  • July 27, 2011
  • at 10:02 pm
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Group Buy Websites in China See Falling Prices, Tencent Rising

It’s tough being a small fish in a crowded pond – which is likely how many of China’s group buy sites are feeling. They...

  • July 27, 2011
  • at 6:21 pm
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gmail-india

Gmail Market Penetration is 62% In India, World’s Highest By Far

We learned recently that one of the notable details about the rise of Google+ is how strongly it has taken hold of Indian early adopters, wi...

  • July 27, 2011
  • at 5:00 pm
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Indonesia Music Download

Indonesian Government Moves to Shut Down 20 Illegal Music Download Sites

Attention music lovers in Indonesia – the government is moving today to shut down websites which illegally provide music download link...

  • July 27, 2011
  • at 4:00 pm
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South Korea Digest – 27 Jul

Here you can find some interesting startup news from South Korea, not only in its capital, Seoul, but also other their startup hubs such as ...

  • July 27, 2011
  • at 1:06 pm
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Sony Ericsson jumps onto NFC bandwagon

Joining Internet behemoth Google in the increasingly crowded near-field communication (NFC) hot tub is mobile company Sony Ericsson, who is...

  • July 27, 2011
  • at 12:09 pm
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india-ecommerce

Is E-commerce In India Getting Bigger?

E-commerce is one business that has gained a lot of momentum in India. Of the many brands that are looking to grab a piece of this lucrative...

  • July 27, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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ruxum

Ruxum to Launch Bitcoin Exchange in Asia [INVITES]

Before we move on to talk about Bitcoin exchange Ruxum, we first need to understand exactly what Bitcoin is. If you do a Google search, you ...

  • July 27, 2011
  • at 9:08 am
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bloglevel

India’s Top Online Influencers [INFOGRAPHIC]

Who are India’s top online influencers? There are several different types of metrics to help us figure out who, but Edelman has recently i...

  • July 27, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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MobageChina_NinjaRoyal

DeNA’s Mobage Launches in China, Expands to English-Speaking Countries

We’ve been expecting these announcements from DeNA for some time now, but today the company finally made it official. Its social gaming se...

  • July 27, 2011
  • at 7:37 pm
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Deal.com.sg releases iPhone app

Deal.com.sg, a Singapore-based daily deals website which rivals Groupon Singapore in sales revenue, has just launched its own iPhone app tod...

  • July 27, 2011
  • at 6:16 pm
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IIE Distinguished Speaker Series – 28 Jul

On July 28, SMU Institute of Innovation & Entrepreneurship will organize IIE Distinguished Speaker Series. There are two speakers: Ashok...

  • July 27, 2011
  • at 4:38 pm
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ajay

Maxx Mobile To Roll Out 40 New Handsets, Planning Mobile Payments Service

Maxx Mobile, which currently has a three percent market share in India, is planning to introduce over 40 models of handsets by March 2012. M...

  • July 27, 2011
  • at 2:47 pm
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cyberagent-ventures

Japan’s CyberAgent Ventures To Set Up Office in Taiwan, Jakarta to Follow

Japan’s CyberAgent Ventures has announced that it will be establishing a new office in Taipei, Taiwan. You may recall CyberAgent Ventures,...

  • July 27, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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New Highs and Lows for Baidu, Google, in China Search Engine Market [INFOGRAPHIC]

Google.com.hk seems to be going down like a lead balloon in mainland China, with Google reaching its lowest ever ebb in the search-engine ma...

  • July 27, 2011
  • at 11:30 am
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Mobile Internet

Indonesia Provides Net Access For Rural Areas… Using Vans!

The Indonesian government’s efforts to increase Internet penetration throughout the country has been taken to the next level. To provi...

  • July 27, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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uniknya

Uniknya: An Indonesian Start-up That Brings You Unique Content

While most startups focus on lifestyle, here’s one that chose a different path by developing a news and information catalogue website. The...

  • July 26, 2011
  • at 11:48 pm
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