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Transparent Government: Indian Streams To Internet From Office Webcam

Mr. Oommen Chandy, the Chief Minister of Kerala, a state in South India has done what many politicians in the country would never consider. ...

  • July 19, 2011
  • at 6:00 pm
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Survey: Mobile commerce popular in Singapore

About three-quarters of Singapore respondents access the Internet through their mobile phones daily, while 84 percent have already used thei...

  • July 19, 2011
  • at 4:25 pm
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Singapore-based TheMobileGamer raised S$1mil from One97MobilityFund

Mobile games developer TheMobileGamer (TMG) has raised S$1 million in second round funding from sole participant One97MobilityFund, reported...

  • July 19, 2011
  • at 3:25 pm
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Aen Tan Of Likables At IXD Sessions – 10 Aug

A day after Singapore’s National Day, IXD Sessions will have a talk by Aen Tan, CEO of Likables. Aen Tan will be talking about his wor...

  • July 19, 2011
  • at 2:07 pm
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IDG Ventures Invests $3 Million in Vserv, More Money Coming for India

IDG Ventures has invested $3 million in Vserv, an India-based mobile advertising network founded by Dippak Khurana and Ashay Padwal in 2010....

  • July 19, 2011
  • at 12:14 pm
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Baidu Browser Launches, with Web Apps and a Change of Clothes [REVIEW]

Baidu has launched a web browser for Windows computers that’s focused on web apps and easy customization. Running on XP, Vista, or Win...

  • July 19, 2011
  • at 10:30 am
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Japanese Users Ready for Branded Mixi Pages [SURVEY]

There were rumors that Mixi, Japan’s largest online social network with a massive user base of over 23 million, was going to start bra...

  • July 19, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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World Cup Game Breaks Twitter Record, But No Reason To Celebrate

When two of the largest Twitter nations clash for a final game – Japan vs United States – we know that the rate of tweets-per-se...

  • July 18, 2011
  • at 10:56 pm
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Sina Weibo Rewards Its Tweeters with Badges

Today Sina rolled out badges as ‘achievement awards’ for users on its Weibo microblogging platform. The badges can be deliberate...

  • July 18, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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Sina Weibo Moves Into Social Gaming, Payable with Virtual Credits

Sina Weibo just became a bigger time sinkhole with the gradual rolling-out of a games portal – at game.weibo.com – that’s ...

  • July 19, 2011
  • at 5:00 pm
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Get The Right Influencer to Boost Your Brand on Social Media

There are lots of celebrity and public figures on social media platforms such as Twitter. They gain thousands of followers, and brands are k...

  • July 19, 2011
  • at 4:00 pm
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China’s Baidu Reaches Music Licensing Agreement

Today Chinese search giant Baidu has announced that it has signed a deal with One-Stop China, a joint venture representing the music divisio...

  • July 19, 2011
  • at 3:07 pm
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Indonesian Gaming Publisher Puts Facebook Credits on Prepaid Cards

Lyto, Indonesia’s largest online gaming publisher, recently announced its partnership with Facebook and Live Gamer to provide a payment ga...

  • July 19, 2011
  • at 1:44 pm
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Headbanging iPhone App Aims to Release Frustration in Japan

Here’s one of the more unique applications that I’ve come across in a while, courtesy of Tim Hornyak over on CNet. Tiny Riot is a headba...

  • July 19, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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Indonesia: A Mobile-centric Nation

At last week’s IDBTYE event in Indonesia, Andy Zain gave a speech about Indonesia’s digital habits and the success of mig33, a popular m...

  • July 19, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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Train Accident Victims Identified with Facebook’s Help in India

Three dead bodies were identified by their family members when their photographs were uploaded onto Facebook by a government official. The T...

  • July 18, 2011
  • at 11:38 pm
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Apps Foundry’s First Playbook App Features Interactive Indonesia News

Mobile development company Apps Foundry, has released a local news application named Indonesia Terkini (or Indonesia’s Latest) for Blackbe...

  • July 18, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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Ben & Jerry’s Wants Singapore To Name New Ice Cream On Twitter

If you’re having trouble choosing a name for your new product, crowdsourcing one on Twitter could be your answer. There is also the added ...

  • July 18, 2011
  • at 8:26 pm
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