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MyDala.com Hits 3 Million Subscribers Milestone

MyDala.com, which claims to be the first group-buying site in India, has hit the 3 million subscribers milestone today. Founded by Anisha Si...

  • July 21, 2011
  • at 10:30 pm
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thepromiseproject

PayPal Uses Cheesy YouTube Videos To Promote Buyer Protection Policy

Are you shopping safely online? PayPal really wants you, Malaysians and Singaporeans, to understand more about its Buyer Protection Policy w...

  • July 21, 2011
  • at 7:18 pm
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Japanese Map Publisher Zenrin to Buy 24% Stake in MapmyIndia

Zenrin, a leading Japanese map publisher, is on the verge of investing US$30 Million in its India-based counterpart, MapmyIndia. This would ...

  • July 21, 2011
  • at 4:45 pm
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HTC_ChaCha

HTC and Tata Docomo Partner For the ChaCha in India

We told you last month about HTC bringing its ‘Facebook phone,’ the Salsa, to India. We have just received word from Tata Docomo...

  • July 21, 2011
  • at 3:15 pm
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South Korea Digest – 21 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 21, 2011
  • at 1:27 pm
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More SMEs buying business space instead of renting

As a result of rising rental costs and a strong economy, more SMEs are buying office, warehouse, and factory spaces, according to OCBC Bank,...

  • July 21, 2011
  • at 12:16 pm
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TCS’s mKrishi App Brings Farming Tips To Mobile Phones

India currently has over 840 million mobile subscribers and there are more than 10 million handsets being sold per month. Much of that stagg...

  • July 21, 2011
  • at 10:05 am
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fake apple store

Bored With Faking iPhones China Decides To Go Big: Fake Apple Stores

Apple’s Q3 performance was so amazingly good that the company has just opened up a bunch of new retail stores in Kunming. No wait a mi...

  • July 20, 2011
  • at 10:57 pm
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blackberry-playbook

BlackBerry PlayBook Launched, But There’s No Need to Queue

As of last weekend, customers can finally buy RIM’s long-awaited tablet. Although it’s quite late for the BlackBerry PlayBook t...

  • July 20, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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HTC Shows Off Upcoming Sina Weibo Phone, for Microblogging Addicts

HTC and Sina have today announced the fruit of their first major project together: a brand-new China-only HTC phone with baked-in Sina Weibo...

  • July 21, 2011
  • at 9:30 pm
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indonesia-mobile

Indonesia Slips to Number Two in Mobile Advertising

In a mobile-centric nation like Indonesia, mobile advertising is still continuously growing. With more than 150 million mobile phone users t...

  • July 21, 2011
  • at 5:14 pm
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[UPDATE] Cloudary Suspends its US IPO – and now Xunlei too

[Update: July 21st, 6pm Beijing time - And now we hear that Xunlei (the video, games, and P2P download site) has cancelled its IPO for the t...

  • July 21, 2011
  • at 3:15 pm
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“Tiger Wife” Wendi Deng Mauls Murdoch’s Pie Attacker, in NMA Animation [VIDEO]

Wendi Deng (pictured in a pink jacket) is the Chinese-born third wife of the News Corporation overlord Rupert Murdoch. And now, after a spee...

  • July 21, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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Chalkboard Opens Shop in U.S, Wants More Money

For some reason, being seen going to the U.S is a really cool thing for start-up founders here in Asia. Some founders ‘go west’ for stup...

  • July 21, 2011
  • at 12:30 pm
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Brains

Lenovo’s Transformers Marketing Campaign Has Brains

We recently wrote about a number of Chinese brands that had made their way into the new Transformers movie. Notable among them was PC maker ...

  • July 21, 2011
  • at 11:59 am
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President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono

Indonesian President Warms Up To Social Media, But Still Some Resistance

An the ASEAN Ministerial Meeting last Tuesday, president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono stated: There is no government in the world that has all t...

  • July 21, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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Travelocity India Sues Cleartrip, Claims Damages of $37.5 Million

Two of India’s leading travel services portals are on the war-path with Travelocity India filing a civil lawsuit against Cleartrip on grou...

  • July 20, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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mig33

50 Million Users Strong, mig33 Announces Developer Program with GREE

“Knock knock,” mobile game developers. Here’s news not to be missed. If you’re snubbing the Asian market, it’s time to wake up and...

  • July 20, 2011
  • at 7:00 pm
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