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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
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Startup Roots Speaker Series With Darius Cheung and James Chan – 14 Jul

Darius Cheung, one of the Singapore Youth Awards winners and founder of mobile security firm tenCube, will be one of the speakers in Startup...

  • July 11, 2011
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SVCA 2011 Gala Dinner and Award Nominations

After successfully concluding their awards last year, the Singapore Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (SVCA), in collaboration...

  • July 11, 2011
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Rental costs for Singapore hi-tech industrial space climb at faster pace

Rental costs for hi-tech industrial spaces in Singapore have grown at a faster pace in the second quarter of 2011 than in the first, says re...

  • July 11, 2011
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51st ACE BlueSky Exchange – 26 Jul

Before July ends, Action Community for Entrepreneurship (ACE) and The Business Times (BT) – SME Magazine will organize the 51st ACE Bl...

  • July 11, 2011
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Top 10 Baidu Searches in China Last Week

Here’s what Chinese people were searching for this past week: Xia Xinyu: Xia Xinyu is a young television actress who has been in some ...

  • July 11, 2011
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Fluxflex: GitHub-integrated Cloud Hosting, Starting at $1 Per Month

FluxFlex, a Tokyo- and San Jose SF-based (Just learned they had recently moved to SF’s co-working space pariSoma) tech start-up specia...

  • July 11, 2011
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For Brands on Twitter, Quizzes Win New Followers

Indonesians are very talkative on Twitter. According to SalingSaling, a social media metrics company, their tweets reach 15% of the world’...

  • July 10, 2011
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Report: Tablet shipments in Asia-Pacific to grow tenfold by 2015

By 2015, expect up to 21 million units of tablet computers to ship in countries like Singapore, Australia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Kor...

  • July 10, 2011
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Yahoo India Partners With Dinamalar, Launches Tamil News Site

Yahoo India announced on Thursday a partnership with Dinamalar to launch a co-branded Tamil news site in India. The content site will be co-...

  • July 11, 2011
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How Firefox Spreads the Word in China, on Social Media and on Campus [INTERVIEW]

Half of all the internet users in the world who are clinging grimly to the decade-old Internet Explorer 6 browser are in China. Mozilla Chin...

  • July 11, 2011
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Ideosource Launched, Aims to Incubate More Start-ups [INTERVIEW]

With the support we have right now in Indonesia for an individual or a team to begin their own start-up, it’s certainly an exciting ti...

  • July 11, 2011
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Sharma: India to pass China in mobile subscribers in Q2 2012

India to Overtake China in Race to a Billion Mobile Subscribers [Report]

Analyst Chetan Sharma has released his State of the Global Mobile Industry report, with a number of key insights regarding growth in India a...

  • July 11, 2011
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Global digital information and entertainment product spending to top US$2.1 trillion in 2011

Consumers are expected to spend US$2.1 billion on digital information and entertainment products in 2011, a figure that is predicted to grow...

  • July 11, 2011
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Chinese LBS Duijiao Lets you Check-in, Follow, and Discuss Locations

The Chinese start-up Douban.com has launched its own location-based service (LBS) and social network called DuiJiao. It comes with some surp...

  • July 11, 2011
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eBay acquires mobile payment company Zong

Mobile payment company Zong has been acquired by eBay for approximately US$240 million on 7th July. With this acquisition, eBay looks set ...

  • July 11, 2011
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The Future of the Mobile Payments Market [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Infographic of the Day series visually expresses important stories from Asia and the world of technology. G+ (and no, we don’t mea...

  • July 10, 2011
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Harry Potter Star, Emma Watson, Joins Sina Weibo

When Tom Cruise joined Sina Weibo, we predicted that many other Hollywood celebrities would follow suit. Now Emma Watson, the Harry Potter f...

  • July 10, 2011
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