Renren Takes Its Social Games Mobile, Landing on iOS

The Chinese social network Renren (NYSE:RENN) has released its World War II real-time strategy game Iron Marshal onto iOS – taking it ...

  • December 14, 2011
  • at 10:12 pm
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Kingsoft Office for Android Goes Free, Saves You a Few Bucks

In another victory for the ‘freemium’ model, the Chinese software company Kingsoft (HKG:3888) is making the international versio...

  • December 14, 2011
  • at 7:30 pm
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DeNA to Bring Mobage to Aliyun OS in China

Japan’s mobile social gaming giant DeNA (TYO:2432) is announcing today that its Chinese subsidiary DeNA China is partnering with Alibaba C...

  • December 14, 2011
  • at 3:58 pm
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Has Google Dropped to Third Place in China? [STATS]

New data from web analytics company CNZZ suggests that Google (NASQAQ:GOOG) is now in third place in China in terms of search engine traffic...

  • December 14, 2011
  • at 2:30 pm
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LinkedIn Advises Users to Banish CV Buzzwords – Here’s Your Top 10, Singapore [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Infographic of the Day series visually expresses important stories from Asia and the world of technology. Motivated. Dynamic. Innovative...

  • December 14, 2011
  • at 12:30 pm
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New Accelerator Focuses on India, Aims to Work with US Talent

The India Internet Group (IIG) is a new startup accelerator which is announcing its public launch today. It will target startups that focus ...

  • December 14, 2011
  • at 11:08 am
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Why CyberAgent Ventures Chose Indonesia? Takahiro Suzuki Answers

Most venture capital firms would usually establish a Southeast Asia (SEA) fund in Singapore because of its stability and strong governmental...

  • December 14, 2011
  • at 9:08 am
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How Many Downloads Does Your App Need to Top Apple’s Charts?

Research firm Distimo has been looking into regional differences in the amount of downloads required to reach the Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL...

  • December 13, 2011
  • at 9:35 pm
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China’s Top 50 Brands List Features 14 Tech Giants

The market research firm Millward Brown has just released the 2012 edition of its ‘BrandZ most valuable Chinese brands top 50’ r...

  • December 13, 2011
  • at 7:30 pm
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Cloud Computing Management Startup Nubefy Gets Love From Singapore Government

Remember Nubefy? We briefly talked about the startup back in August. Here was what I wrote: I met up with Christopher Bousigues and Eric Mey...

  • December 14, 2011
  • at 9:38 pm
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GREE Brings Paypal Payment Option to its Gaming Platform

Hot on the heels of DeNA’s tie-up with Alibaba Cloud Computing earlier today that will further its expansion in China, rival gaming giant ...

  • December 14, 2011
  • at 4:29 pm
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Is Blizzard Considering Switching to Tencent for WoW in China

Blizzard’s World of Warcraft may be seeing a downswing in its user base, but it’s still got more players — and rakes in mo...

  • December 14, 2011
  • at 3:30 pm
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LG Optimus LTE Launch in Japan

LG Introduces Optimus LTE in Japan

We had a preview of LG’s Optimus LTE phone back in October at the unveiling of Docomo’s (NYSE:DCM) winter lineup. And today LG (...

  • December 14, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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The Year in Sina Weibo Topics: Will Weibo Stay Political?

As the year draws to a close, people are beginning the retrospectives and looks back that will soon cover the entire internet like a big, bo...

  • December 14, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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“Siri for Android” Nears 1 Million Downloads

If you’re an Android user who envies Siri on iOS5, worry not, you have Iris to play with. Iris, or Siri spelled backwards, spits out infor...

  • December 14, 2011
  • at 10:08 am
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Meizu’s New Hong Kong Store Looks Ready for Upcoming Meizu MX Launch

This is going to be a big month for the Chinese gadget manufacturer Meizu as it opens a flagship Hong Kong store in time for the launch of i...

  • December 13, 2011
  • at 10:30 pm
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Chinese Advocacy Groups Say Many Group Buy Sites Violate Consumers Rights

According to the Beijing News, yesterday consumer advocacy groups in twenty-one cities including Beijing, Shanghai, Tianjin, Macau and Hong ...

  • December 13, 2011
  • at 8:30 pm
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Baidu Japan Acquires Simeji Mobile App Team, For Added Japanese Typing Fun

The Japanese subsidiary of Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU), the Chinese search engine giant, has acquired the small startup team behind the Simeji input...

  • December 13, 2011
  • at 3:32 pm
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