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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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Alibaba’s Smartphone Shows Off Its Shiny Metal Body

Alibaba’s upcoming Aliyun smartphone, which will be e-commerce and cloud-oriented, is one step closer to reality with its first physic...

  • July 18, 2011
  • at 5:30 pm
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Singapore’s TMG Raises S$1 Million From One97 Mobility Fund

Singapore-based TheMobileGamer (TMG) has secured its second round of funding at S$1 million (US$819,000) solely led by One97MobilityFund. Th...

  • July 18, 2011
  • at 3:59 pm
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Hands on with Weishi Video Chat, Tencent’s Answer to FaceTime [REVIEW]

Tencent has launched a rival to Apple’s FaceTime – a fully-featured mobile and tablet oriented video calling platform called Wei...

  • July 18, 2011
  • at 2:47 pm
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Indonesian iPad Game App, Hachiko, Reaches Top 10 in U.S and Japan

It seems mobile app development in Indonesia is experiencing a boom. Co-founder of TouchTen Anton Soeharyo told us that Hackiko HD Lite [iTu...

  • July 18, 2011
  • at 11:18 am
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idblogNetwork Talks About The Blogosphere in Indonesia

idblogNetwork is one of the largest blog ad networks that helps brands promote their products through its 4,800 bloggers in Indonesia. What...

  • July 18, 2011
  • at 9:00 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
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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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Achmad Zaky, Founder of Bukalapak.com Shares His Plans After Investment

Bukalapak.com, one of the C2C e-commerce sites based in Indonesia, received investment last week from Batavia Incubator, a joint venture bet...

  • July 18, 2011
  • at 4:50 pm
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Kootol Software from India Sends Notice to Microsoft, Apple, and Others Over Patented Technology

There are not many who have heard about India’s Kootol Software Limited before until today. Kootol Software, formed in 2010 by two brother...

  • July 18, 2011
  • at 3:00 pm
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Malaysia Digest – 18 Jul

Here you can find some interesting startup news around Malaysia, not only in its capital, Kuala Lumpur, but also other their startup hubs su...

  • July 18, 2011
  • at 11:37 am
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Stay Classy USA: “Japs” is Trending Topic After Japan Wins World Cup

After the Japan women’s football team beat America in penalties early this morning, there was no shortage of congratulations and from ...

  • July 18, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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Alibaba.com Users Can Now Link With Facebook

It’s pretty fascinating to learn that a China-based website is allowing link up with Facebook. Don’t get mistaken here as Alibaba.co...

  • July 17, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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