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QQ Browser App Goes Global, Now In the Getjar App Store

Tencent (HKG:0700), the Chinese social media giant, is taking its QQ Browser app global having signed a deal with the American third-party A...

  • November 24, 2011
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Fang Zhouzi Accuses Kaifu Lee of Exaggeration in Autobiography

Last night, Fang Zhouzi took to his Weibo to criticize a few pieces of Kaifu Lee’s autobiography. Lee was not happy with the criticism...

  • November 24, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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Nexon IPO Coming on December 6, Expected to Raise $1.28 Billion [REPORT]

The folks over at VentureBeat are reporting this morning that the anticipated Nexon IPO will take place on December 6 in Japan. The report d...

  • November 24, 2011
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Founder Of Indonesia’s Kaskus Discusses Future Plans

Kaskus is the largest community forum in Indonesia, having been founded 12 years back. Just recently the company moved to its new office whe...

  • November 23, 2011
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Japan’s Peepapp Lets You Stalk and Explore Friends’ Mobile Apps

There are millions of mobile apps out there and it is always a problem finding the very best. We can rely on iTunes’ list of best apps whi...

  • November 23, 2011
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No End to Interest in Chinese E-Commerce, as 2011 Sees 7 Billion RMB Invested

Stats put together by ChinaVenture show that Chinese web companies of the so-called online-to-offline (O2O) variety – such as group-bu...

  • November 23, 2011
  • at 5:00 pm
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Xiaomi M1 Phones Available to Everyone Starting December 18

We’ve been interested in Xiaomi’s low-cost high-power M1 smartphone since the first time we saw it, and we’re not the only...

  • November 23, 2011
  • at 3:31 pm
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Sribu.com: Crowdsourced Designs for Just About Anything

Sribu.com was founded back in June by Ryan Gondokusumo and has quickly become one of the hottest startups around in Indonesia. It crowdsourc...

  • November 23, 2011
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Geeks + iTwin = :D

I’m excited to announce that we have iTwin coming on board as a sponsor for Startup Asia Singapore. We had announced that the first 50...

  • November 23, 2011
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Loving The Mean People Who Give A Shit About Your Startup

When I was younger, I hated criticisms that were directed at my business or ideas. I always felt it was like an insult. That thinking plague...

  • November 24, 2011
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LocalBrand Online Mall Launches, Providing a Cat-Walk for Indonesian Fashion Designers

After a beta rollout on August 17, now LocalBrand.co.id has officially launched, with a very apt cat-walk fashion show event (pictured below...

  • November 24, 2011
  • at 11:21 am
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Co-founder of 55Tuan To Discuss China and Entrepreneurship at Startup Asia Singapore

I’m a keen admirer of James Tan. Many of you guys in Singapore might not know him because he is making his fortune in the big pond, China....

  • November 24, 2011
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Taobao Mall Braces for Physical Protests at Alibaba HQ

Just when you thought that Alibaba’s olive branch had stopped the digital protests by smaller businesses using its Taobao Mall platfor...

  • November 23, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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Specialist Sports E-Commerce Site Scores $30 Million in Funding

The specialist Chinese B2C e-commerce site Ku Yun Dong – or, ‘Cool Sports’ in English – has wrapped up a round of se...

  • November 23, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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Feecha: The LBS Microblog App Is Interesting, But..

Feecha is a mobile app, developed by The Chingchong Group, that mixes location, microblogging, and cute creatures into an app. Instead of se...

  • November 23, 2011
  • at 4:08 pm
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Prolific Hong Kong Game Studio Closes Funding Round

The prolific Hong Kong game development company Animoca, which has produced over 150 social gaming titles for iOS and Android since it start...

  • November 23, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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MIIT Says No Need to Package Chargers with Phones, Consumers Rejoice?

MIIT, the Chinese government body that inspects all your favorite mobile gadgets and toys, has announced that starting December 1st, mobile ...

  • November 23, 2011
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Multiply Indonesia Cuts Delivery Fees to Zero, But for a Limited Time

Multiply, which was launched back in March of this year to bring social commerce to Indonesia, has cut its delivery fees to all across Indon...

  • November 23, 2011
  • at 10:30 am
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