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CEO Says Tianya ready to IPO, Just Waiting for the Right Time

Tianya is part of China’s internet old school, a news portal/BBS forum that was the hottest thing going in the days before social netw...

  • December 12, 2011
  • at 3:00 pm
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China’s 8 Most Profitable US-Listed Tech Stocks in 2011

Despite fears of a very bad year for Chinese tech stocks after the fraud at Longtop (formerly NASDAQ: LFT), a new list from China Analyst re...

  • December 12, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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youjia-main

Youjia App Makes Hooking Up Even More Fun

We have reviewed several apps that help you hook up with new friends of the opposite sex. But Youjia has so far been the one that I’m mos...

  • December 12, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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startups-in-asia

This Week in Asia Tech Startups: 9 That Caught Our Eye

As usual, we have quite a few Asian tech startups on our radar this week, from China, Japan, Indonesia, and Singapore. For folks who are int...

  • December 11, 2011
  • at 11:38 pm
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6 Must-Read Tech Stories in China This Week

It certainly got cold in this part of China this week, but our fingers were kept warm tapping out these stories, headed by two major upcomin...

  • December 11, 2011
  • at 2:26 pm
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at Youku

Asia Tech Tour Episode 2: Youku.com from China [VIDEO]

This is episode 2 of our Asia Tech Tour video series. If there’s any Asian service or app that you’d like to see us explore, please send...

  • December 9, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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Entrepreneur Hopes Sharing Videos From Smartphones is Next Big Thing

The former CTO of video-streaming sites Tudou (NASDAQ:TUDO) and Ku6 has reinvented himself as an entrepreneur, and now has his first app ava...

  • December 9, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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5 Ways Twitter’s New Redesign Makes It More Like Sina Weibo

Twitter’s slick new redesign has brought it – visually and practically – closer to China’s most dynamic microbloggin...

  • December 9, 2011
  • at 3:00 pm
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iphone-4s

Unicom Insiders Confirm iPhone 4S Hasn’t Gotten China Network Permit Yet

Oh dear. The bad news just keeps coming for China’s iPhone fans. Following on the heels of yesterday’s reports that what we thou...

  • December 9, 2011
  • at 11:45 am
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bullshit

How To Help A Startup If You Have No Experience

Let’s establish this first: We don’t have many successful entrepreneurs in Singapore, or in the Southeast Asia region. So as budding ent...

  • December 12, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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shao-ning

China’s SASAC Says Telecoms Are Public Interest Companies

Shao Ning, deputy director of the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council (SASAC), said at a meeti...

  • December 12, 2011
  • at 11:30 am
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zhenfund

ZhenFund and Sequoia China Set Up 200 Million RMB Fund

Earlier this month, ZhenFund and Sequoia China announced an agreement to set up a new 200 million RMB fund (US$31.45 million) in China. This...

  • December 12, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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angry-birds

Happy Birdday! Rovio’s Mighty Eagle Eyes A Billion Fans as Angry Birds Turns Two

In today’s changing gaming landscape few characters are as iconic as Angry Birds. And while publisher Rovio is modest about the comparison...

  • December 11, 2011
  • at 8:22 pm
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Follow-Your-Heart

Listen and Follow Your Heart

A successful entrepreneur told me something this morning that is pretty true: “You’re only as good as your weakness.” Take for example...

  • December 9, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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dprk-tv1

Live TV Stream Offers Glimpse into Entertainment in North Korea

North Korea Tech shared an amazing link yesterday that is apparently a live stream of Korea Central Television, i.e. the DPRK’s offici...

  • December 9, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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postman

Dentsu Partners with Japan Post to Send Christmas Cards Via Facebook

Japanese advertising giant Dentsu (TYO: 4324) has partnered with Japan Post Service Co. Ltd. to develop a Facebook page/app which enables us...

  • December 9, 2011
  • at 5:00 pm
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$50 Android Smartphones? Coming Next Month to China

A $100 Android device? That’s so passé. That’s because $50 Android smartphones are on the way for 2012. A brand-new pair of bud...

  • December 9, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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startup-asia-singapore

Want To Meet Investors At Startup Asia? Here’s How

We’re still not getting a ton of sleep these days, but what keeps me going is that I know that we’re building something that provide...

  • December 9, 2011
  • at 11:08 am
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