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Chinese Actress Yao Chen Passes 10 Million Weibo Followers, Closing In On Lady Gaga

Chinese actress Yao Chen has just passed the 10 million follower mark on Sina Weibo, China’s most popular microblogging platform. It m...

  • July 28, 2011
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CDMA iPhone 5 for China Telecom – Rumors Point to October Launch

The Chinese press is pointing to an October launch for an anticipated China Telecom CDMA version of Apple’s upcoming iPhone 5. This we...

  • July 28, 2011
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Colopl Innovates the Social Gaming Business Model

Scott performs mobile related research and consulting for Infinita in Tokyo. He is fascinated by all things mobile and is always seeking out...

  • July 28, 2011
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Google+ app for Android and iPhone now available in Singapore

The Google+ mobile app is now available on the iPhone App Store and Android Market in Singapore, declared at least two sources (read here an...

  • July 28, 2011
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Indonesian Telcos Prepare For Ramadan Traffic Surge

Ramadan will be here in less than a week. The holy month for Muslims is also a sort of celebration for telco companies in Indonesia. Most of...

  • July 28, 2011
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Japan’s KDDI To Take Over Mobile Ad Start-up Nobot For 1.5 Billion Yen

The Nikkei a.k.a. Japan Business Daily reports today, KDDI‘s cellphone advertising unit Mediba Inc. is planning to take over Tokyo-bas...

  • July 28, 2011
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Soft launch of Girls In Tech Indonesia, February 17th, 2011

How ‘Girls In Tech Indonesia’ is Aiming to Engage and Inspire [INTERVIEW]

The photo on the right shows a #StartupLokal community meet-up last month. Many people usually attend, your correspondent included, this kin...

  • July 28, 2011
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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
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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
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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 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
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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
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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
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