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EdServ, Tata Docomo To Offer Mobile Video Learning For IIT and AIEEE Exam Preparation

With increasing the adoption of mobile phones in India, consuming content has never been easier — from reading an article on your favo...

  • October 24, 2011
  • at 6:30 pm
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Disney To Bring Cars 2 To Tudou

We received word from Chinese video service Tudou (NASDAQ:TUDO) today that it has signed an ‘excusive agreement’ with Disney (NY...

  • October 24, 2011
  • at 5:00 pm
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Alibaba Creates 1 Billion RMB “Cloud Fund” For Cloud Apps, Start-Ups

The Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba is today starting a 1 billion RMB (US$156.9 million) “cloud fund” that will invest in cloud...

  • October 24, 2011
  • at 3:30 pm
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Co-founder Jerry Yang Joins Yahoo Singapore For Charity Initiative

Purple Hope, a charity initiative by Yahoo Singapore, has raised more than SGD $50,000 for the Children’s Cancer Foundation (CCF) through ...

  • October 24, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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4 Ideas At Startup Weekend Beijing

It was relatively cold for this Singaporean in Beijing yesterday, but that didn’t deter me from dropping in on Startup Weekend, organized ...

  • October 24, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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Carrier Wars Intensify in Japan After iPhone 4S Enters The Game [CHART]

When Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone 4S went on sale, Japanese consumers were eager to queue up as much fans elsewhere around the world. ...

  • October 24, 2011
  • at 10:30 am
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This Week in Asia Tech Start-ups: 10 That Caught Our Eye

As usual, we have quite a few Asian tech start-ups on our radar this week, from China, Japan, Taiwan, Korea and Singapore. For folks who are...

  • October 23, 2011
  • at 11:50 pm
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Group-Messaging App KakaoTalk, with 25 Mil Users, Leads the Way for Korean Start-Ups

Korea-based Kakao Corp is one of the companies who received investment from A-Fund yesterday. The app development start-up made its name wit...

  • October 22, 2011
  • at 6:50 pm
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Top Indian Actor Shah Rukh Khan Joins Hands with HomeShop18 to Sell Movie Merchandise

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has joined hands with India’s e-commerce giant Homeshop18, to retail Ra.One’s original movie...

  • October 21, 2011
  • at 11:10 pm
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Big Surprise: Local Group Buy Sites in China Not Doing Well

If you didn’t get that the title is sarcastic, you probably haven’t been following the group buy scene in China very closely. Ev...

  • October 24, 2011
  • at 5:30 pm
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Is Blizzard Panda-ring to Chinese Gamers with New WoW Expansion?

Blizzcon, the annual conference of mega game developer Blizzard, was this weekend, and one of the biggest pieces of news to come out of the ...

  • October 24, 2011
  • at 4:45 pm
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Dianping Gets Glowing Review From Chinese VCs

The Chinese group buying and venue review site, Dianping.com, has been awarded the title of “Chinese web company with the most investm...

  • October 24, 2011
  • at 2:30 pm
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Why Lenovo’s eedoo iSec Costs Way Too Much, is Screwed

It’s no secret that I’m a bit of a skeptic when it comes to Lenovo’s eedoo iSec gaming console. Even so, I did a double-ta...

  • October 24, 2011
  • at 1:30 pm
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Rumor: Alipay Going Global, a Huge Online Payment Threat to Paypal

According to rumors in the Chinese media, Alibaba’s online payments platform, Alipay, has completed its technical preparation for expandin...

  • October 24, 2011
  • at 11:15 am
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Lee Kai Fu Talks About Mobile Internet at Qinghua University

Founder and CEO of Innovation Works, Lee Kai Fu, was a guest speaker at Beijing’s renowned Qinghua University on Saturday night, speak...

  • October 24, 2011
  • at 9:30 am
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8 Must-Read Tech Stories in China This Week

This past week in China saw action all over the spectrum – rumors, earnings, new joint-ventures, new hardware, and new milestones. 1. ...

  • October 23, 2011
  • at 7:00 pm
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M1 First To Release iPhone 4S Prices in Singapore, Launching On 28 October

Singapore is the only Asia country out of the 22 others to launch the iPhone 4S on 28 October, next Friday. And we just received news from M...

  • October 22, 2011
  • at 2:35 pm
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KanBox, After its VC Funding, Faces Tough Cloud Sync Competition

The cloud storage and syncing service KanBox had some good news today, as DCM’s A-Fund invested in it, along with six other Asian star...

  • October 21, 2011
  • at 10:20 pm
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