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Malaysian Prime Minister Under Facebook Rally Pressure

A Penn-Olson reader directed us to Malaysian Insider’s report on yet another case of Facebook outcry in Malaysia. This time around, more t...

  • July 12, 2011
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Baidu Catalogs Android Apps for its Own Online App Store

Baidu has opened an online store for Android apps, accessible only from Android smartphones on the Baidu Mobile homepage. [UPDATED about a y...

  • July 12, 2011
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Singaporeans are top Internet users in Southeast Asia

In Singapore, 67 percent of people aged 15 and above use the Internet — 29 points higher than the average in Southeast Asia, at 38 per...

  • July 12, 2011
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Dealised’s CEO Talks About His Plans in Asia

Dealised, the group buying solution service platform, last week received a US$5.3 million funding round led by SingTel Innov8. With the new ...

  • July 12, 2011
  • at 2:48 pm
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India’s Leading Game Portal Zapak launches Subscription Service

Zapak.com, the leading online gaming company in India, is launching Zapak Plus, the first subscription based gaming model in India. By su...

  • July 12, 2011
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Half of Indonesians Net Users Go Online Via Mobile [Report]

Indonesians rely very heavily on mobile phones to access the internet, and this trend is set to continue as more people intend to use mobile...

  • July 12, 2011
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Dianping.com Awarded Compensation from Aibang.com in Copyright Case

Two of China’s many group buying start-ups have ended a long-running legal battle, with Aibang.com ordered to pay the larger Dianping....

  • July 12, 2011
  • at 9:30 am
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Google To Rebrand Blogger and Picasa, But What About Orkut?

Google+ is creating buzz in Asia and across the world. From time to time, I see friends requesting a Google+ invite in my Facebook or Twitte...

  • July 11, 2011
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A Great Firewall for Kids, Coming to China This Year

State-owned China Mobile is working with the government on a “walled garden” approach to blocking websites unsuitable for childr...

  • July 11, 2011
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For Tudou.com, a Fourth Attempt at a US IPO Reveals Mounting Copyright Claims [UPDATED]

Tudou.com, which is a close second to Youku.com (NYSE:YOKU) for the title of China’s biggest video site, is pushing forward with its f...

  • July 12, 2011
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IT Camp 2011

Indonesia’s Cloud Computing Summer Camp

Learning about cloud computing in the outdoors… Sounds like a very geeky way to spend your summer, right? Well this past weekend an In...

  • July 12, 2011
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mig33 Developer Program Launch – 20 Jul

With mig33 Developer Program Launch next Wed 20 Jul, game developers and brand owners alike can see how they can connect and monetize social...

  • July 12, 2011
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New Study Says Seoul is the Internet’s ‘Most Evil City’

A study from the Netherlands has attempted to determine the most dangerous cities on the internet, or more specifically, which cities are re...

  • July 12, 2011
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Chinese Technology is Trying to Kill You!

That title is not a metaphor. It seems technology in China really is trying to kill us. First there was the escalator in Beijing that went c...

  • July 12, 2011
  • at 12:38 pm
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Founder of eEvent Shares His Story as an Entrepreneur

Edy Sulistyo is the co-founder of eEvent, currently leading the overall technology direction of the company. eEvent is a robust online event...

  • July 12, 2011
  • at 10:58 am
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Google Earth, Street View As Historical Record in Japan

A couple of months back we summed up the many ways that Google services were being used to help Japan after the March 11 earthquake. Today w...

  • July 12, 2011
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Telkomsel’s Mobile Ads Target Based on Location and Demographic

At the IDBYTE event in Jakarta this afternoon, Indonesia, I chanced upon Telkomsel’s booth that showcases its mobile advertising product. ...

  • July 11, 2011
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Encompass Digital Media invests around US$20 million in Singapore

Encompass Digital Media, a global broadcast service provider, has invested around US$20 million into Singapore, reports Techgoondu. The fund...

  • July 11, 2011
  • at 4:42 pm
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