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MOL Acquires Zest Interactive, Consolidates Power in Thailand

MOL, Asia’s leading e-payment service provider for games and social networks has acquired Zest Interactive in Thailand, the Malaysia-based...

  • July 26, 2011
  • at 9:04 pm
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‘Baidu Connect’ Allows Login to Third-Party Sites, With New API

China’s biggest search engine, Baidu, is today rolling out its own third-party login service, Baidu Connect, wrapped around its open A...

  • July 26, 2011
  • at 4:40 pm
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Singapore's IDA participates in US$10mil investment in Quid

Quid, a San Francisco-based data collection and visualization firm, has received a Series C funding of US$10 million from an international s...

  • July 26, 2011
  • at 2:50 pm
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GeoSocials is a Gorgeous Looking Location-based Social Game, But…

GeoSocials is an India-based SCVNGR clone, but better designed. It promises players that there will be no check-ins in its iOS mobile app, w...

  • July 26, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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Chinese Netizens Protest Google+ Real-Name Policy, as Users Get Booted

There are increasingly loud protests and pleas among Chinese users of Google Plus, Google’s new social media site, that the real-name ...

  • July 26, 2011
  • at 9:30 am
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Opera Software Partners with UTV for Premium Games in India

Opera Mini users in India are in for a treat, with Opera Software partnering with UTV Indiagames to provide premium game titles, accessible ...

  • July 25, 2011
  • at 11:19 pm
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Finalists for Ideas.Inc Business Challenge 2011 announced

Six teams have made the grand finals of  Idea.Inc Business Challenge 2011 (see past coverage here), an annual competition organized by Sing...

  • July 25, 2011
  • at 7:34 pm
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Colish: A Matchmaker For ‘Share Houses’ in Japan

The concept of a ‘Share house’ is becoming a familiar living style to many in Japan. If you’re looking for a share house, ...

  • July 25, 2011
  • at 5:48 pm
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Woohoo! You Can Now Create HTML5 Mobile Ads Using MobDis Pro

There are more than one billion mobile users in the world – so naturally our mobile handsets have become a channel for advertisers. It...

  • July 26, 2011
  • at 7:26 pm
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Indonesian Party Looks To Social Media To Win General Election

Indonesia’s general election will take place in 2014, but already one of the biggest political parties in the country, Golkar, has lai...

  • July 26, 2011
  • at 3:37 pm
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Zynga’s Chinese CityVille Coming to Tencent

Tencent gamers have news to be happy about today — Zynga’s CityVille is about to become available in simplified Chinese and will be host...

  • July 26, 2011
  • at 1:37 pm
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XL Net Rally

XL Enlists Bloggers To Stress Test Mobile Network On The Go

How do you test the reliability of a mobile network? Indonesian telco XL invited local netizens to try out its Internet network on a trip ev...

  • July 26, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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Drop Your Arrogance, Entrepreneurs

This post might piss you off, especially some of the Singaporeans. And yes, for the record, I’m a Singaporean too. This post also contains...

  • July 26, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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Facebook in Telkomsel

Indonesia’s Telkomsel Brings Facebook App to Feature Phones

Here’s some good news for Indonesia’s many social networking fans. Telkomsel will put a tiny but fully-functioning Facebook app onto som...

  • July 25, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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Samsung Galaxy SII

Samsung Indonesia Scores Another First Day Sell-Out With Galaxy S2

When it was launched two days ago, the Samsung Galaxy S2 was sold out in just 10 hours. Now a gadget selling out on its first day on sale m...

  • July 25, 2011
  • at 6:32 pm
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Apps-osure: Introduction to iOS Development – 30 Jul

On Jul 30, Garag3 and NUS Enterprise will organize an iOS Development workshop. The workshop will be conducted by Peter Jihoon Kim, director...

  • July 25, 2011
  • at 5:16 pm
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Malaysian MOL acquires Thai games distributor Zest Interactive

Malaysia-based MOL Global, a payment systems development company for social networks, online games and virtual worlds, has acquired Thailand...

  • July 25, 2011
  • at 4:40 pm
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