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Chinese Red-Light Blogger Caught Red-Handed

Blogging is a common way to share things online. But unfortunately for him, Lin Chenglong is one blogger who shared a little too much. Inste...

  • July 5, 2011
  • at 3:12 pm
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india-mobile-phones

India Buys 10 Million Mobile Phones Per Month [Report]

According to a report from Voice & Data, Indian consumers purchased over 120 million handsets in the 2010-2011 fiscal year, on average that...

  • July 5, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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oppo-dicaprio

With Titanic DiCaprio Ad Deal, OPPO X903 Tech Specs Unveiled

Leonardo DiCaprio must be pleased these days, having received a check for $5 million from Chinese mobile maker OPPO for advertising its upco...

  • July 5, 2011
  • at 11:18 am
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A developer's one-stop shop for Singapore govt data

Winners for the AppVenture Challenge, a competition organized by the Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore that recognized the best us...

  • July 5, 2011
  • at 10:28 am
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Qiyi Underlines its Hulu Ambitions With a Desktop PC App

The video-on-demand website Qiyi.com – which is owned by search giant Baidu – now has a brand-new desktop app for Windows PCs. I...

  • July 5, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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Alibaba.com Rewards Hero Mother Who Saved Child From 10th Floor Fall

Alibaba.com will reward one its workers with 200,000 RMB (which is about US$31,000) in cash after she miraculously saved a young child that ...

  • July 4, 2011
  • at 10:48 pm
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Apparently, China is Trying to Buy Facebook

Maybe it’s decided that Facebook is the lesser of two evils when it comes to Western social networks. Maybe it’s just Beijing bu...

  • July 4, 2011
  • at 9:08 pm
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Baidu Japan Posts Losses Totaling RMB 700 million since 2008

Baidu Search dominates its Chinese homeland, but it’s struggling elsewhere – its biggest overseas venture in Japan, Baidu.jp, ha...

  • July 4, 2011
  • at 5:00 pm
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Buy Indonesian Comics With Phone Credits

Indonesian digital comic publisher Ngomik.com has recently launched a new feature which enables customers to buy content using their mobile ...

  • July 4, 2011
  • at 3:29 pm
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dealised

Dealised Raises $5.3 Million in Series A Funding

Dealised, the company that provides group-buying platform solution for other group-buying sites, has just raised S$6.5 million (US$5.3 milli...

  • July 5, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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Singapore's Chalkboard launches widget for HTC handsets in Malaysia

Chalkboard, a location-based mobile advertising platform, has inked a deal last week with mobile phone company HTC to offer its widget exclu...

  • July 5, 2011
  • at 11:23 am
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yoshikazu-tanaka

Is GREE the Next Big IPO from Asia?

We reported last week about Japanese gaming company GREE’s lofty aspirations, aiming for a user base that would rival Facebook’s...

  • July 5, 2011
  • at 10:48 am
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iida-infobar

KDDI’s Infobar Interface Available To Try in Web Simulator

With one of the most unique Android interfaces to date, KDDI’s iida Infobar handset is a pretty attractive smartphone option in Japan....

  • July 5, 2011
  • at 9:48 am
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Spice-Mobility-Transformers

Spice Launches First Transformer Phone in India

India’s leading mobile manufacturer Spice Mobile (S Mobility) has introduced the nation’s first shape-shifting phone, known as the “Tr...

  • July 4, 2011
  • at 11:25 pm
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Samsung Galaxy Tab

Indonesians Queue Overnight for Samsung Galaxy Tab Launch

Indonesia is not the most cutting-edge country in Asia when it comes to electronic gadgets. But that does not mean that the public is not en...

  • July 4, 2011
  • at 10:16 pm
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baidu-microsoft

It’s a Deal: Baidu to Get English Search Results From Bing

Finally it’s official. Both Baidu and Microsoft China have confirmed it: Baidu’s partnership with Microsoft’s Bing for English-languag...

  • July 4, 2011
  • at 6:25 pm
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alibaba-mobile

Alibaba To Launch Mobile Operating System [REPORT]

It seems like a lot of Chinese companies are aiming to launch their own mobile operation systems. First we have a rumored Baidu mobile opera...

  • July 4, 2011
  • at 4:13 pm
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digital-garage-sv-angel

Japan’s Digital Garage Invests in SV Angel

Digital Garage, a Japan-based start-up investment and incubation firm, announced its investment in SV Angel on Friday. The investment, as t...

  • July 4, 2011
  • at 2:24 pm
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