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Voice Messaging App TalkBox Sends 10 Million Voice Messages Each Day

Hong Kong-based start-up TalkBox is a mobile app that basically works like Whatsapp or KakaoTalk. But instead of sending text messages, Talk...

  • November 4, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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BBC.com Steps Up Efforts to Localize News for Asia

International premier news portal BBC.com has launched three new dedicated editions of its website for India, Asia, and Australia/New Zealan...

  • November 3, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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China Surpasses UK in Terms of App Usage, Billions of Sore Thumbs Reported [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Infographic of the Day series visually expresses important stories from Asia and the world of technology. Some new stats and infographic...

  • November 3, 2011
  • at 8:30 pm
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Baidu Shares Details on China’s Mobile Web Habits

This article is part of our coverage of the 2011 China Mobile Developers Conference. What do developers want from Baidu? Money, traffic, dat...

  • November 3, 2011
  • at 4:15 pm
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it's a trap

Beijing Set to Launch Free Honeypot, er, We Mean Wifi

There have been plans for the Beijing government to roll out free wifi for some time now, and today we noticed Techcrunch is reporting that ...

  • November 3, 2011
  • at 2:15 pm
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Alibaba’s Chief Strategist: E-commerce in China is Competitive and Taobao Might Not Lead Forever

At yesterday’s eTao press conference here in Beijing, there was a Q&A session in which Professor Zeng Ming, chief strategist at Al...

  • November 3, 2011
  • at 12:15 pm
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Tianji, China’s Biggest Professional Social Network, is Growing Fast

In the wake of LinkedIn’s monster IPO, all eyes are on professional social networks, and in China, there’s none bigger than Tian...

  • November 3, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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Unitedstyles Can Make You a Fashion Designer, Put You in Business

The unique fashion e-commerce site Unitedstyles might not have won the TechCrunch Disrupt Beijing ‘Start-up Battlefield’ prize y...

  • November 3, 2011
  • at 9:45 am
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Get a Fresh Look on Japan with Google’s Improved Street View

Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) today rolled out a number of improvements to its Street View service, adding its largest number of ‘partner progr...

  • November 2, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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Online_and_Underground

Passengers Can Go Online in 84% of Asia’s Major Subways [REPORT]

A report from New Cities Foundation says that passengers in most (60 percent) of the world’s largest subway systems can access internet. I...

  • November 4, 2011
  • at 6:45 am
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Reflections on Techcrunch Disrupt Beijing: Why China Needs Its Own “Disrupt”

This week, lots of eyes were on Techcrunch as they descended upon Beijing for their first-ever Disrupt conference outside of the USA. I was ...

  • November 3, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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the9

The9 Shares 3 Ways To Boost Gaming Revenue in China

This article is part of our coverage of the 2011 China Mobile Developers Conference. The9 (NASDAQ:NCTY) is a China-based gaming giant that ...

  • November 3, 2011
  • at 5:00 pm
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Capcom Thinks Snoopy Can Outperform Smurfs on iOS

In its second quarter briefing Japanese game developer Capcom (TYO:9697) noted that it hopes its upcoming iOS title Snoopy’s Street Fa...

  • November 3, 2011
  • at 3:15 pm
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Lei Jun: Can we embrace failures in our society?

This article is part of our coverage of the 2011 China Mobile Developers Conference. Lei Jun is far more energetic today than at Disrupt Bei...

  • November 3, 2011
  • at 1:15 pm
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Video Editing Software Loiloscope Rolls Out Version 2 with Impressive New Features

Some of you may recall back in September when we previewed Loiloscope 2, a major update of Loilo Inc.’s video editing software. WeR...

  • November 3, 2011
  • at 11:03 am
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DEMO Asia Calling For Start-ups in Asia

We think this is a good chance for start-ups in Asia to give it a shot at DEMO. It’s more affordable than the one in the U.S. And in t...

  • November 3, 2011
  • at 10:41 am
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6Waves Lolapps Bringing Social Games to China “In 2 to 3 Months” [INTERVIEW]

During the course of the Disrupt Beijing event that finished yesterday, I caught up with Arthur Chow (pictured right) from 6waves Lolapps, t...

  • November 2, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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Chinese Government on TV Content: No Net Video Allowed!

China’s State Administration of Radio, Film and Television has been on the warpath recently. First, they threw a haymaker at ChinaR...

  • November 2, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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