code-n-12

Will Asia Step Up and Be Counted Among Best Mobile Innovators?

As part of the CeBIT 2012 conference in Germany, the CODE_n12 contest is seeking out the 50 best mobile innovators from around the world. In...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 4:00 pm
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The Ubiquity of Social Media and E-Commerce in China [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Asia-oriented branding and PR agency We Are Social has just released its report on all that’s happening in social, digital, and mobile...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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china-factory-strike

Strikes as Shanghai Apple and HP Supplier Plans Move

Continuing a recent trend of labor strikes at foreign enterprises in the country, more than a thousand workers in Shanghai went on strike af...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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gree-unified-platform

GREE Releases New Details on Upcoming Unified Gaming Platform

Last month we told you about GREE’s (TYO:3632) plans to offer a new global gaming platform, and this morning the company has announced...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 10:17 am
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zhiwo

How One Chinese Company is Ditching Group Buy, and Why It’s Paying Off

We’ve written lots of stories about how tough the group buy market is in China. And while a few sites seem to be doing OK, most are st...

  • December 5, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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VeryCD Gets an iPhone App, For All Your Video Streaming Needs

VeryCD has launched an iPhone app over the weekend, completing the site’s turnaround from a notorious pirate’s BBS, to one of Ch...

  • December 5, 2011
  • at 7:30 pm
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red-5-garena

The9’s Korea Head Tony Park Talks Firefall, the Garena Deal, and More

The9, a Chinese gaming company, recently established a South Korean branch. Not content with expanding just into Korea, The9 also recently i...

  • December 5, 2011
  • at 3:30 pm
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China’s Daily Deals Market Sees Three Local Winners Emerge

Updated stats for China’s fierce group-buy market seem to suggest that we can now crown a triumvirate of winners – Lashou, Meitu...

  • December 5, 2011
  • at 1:45 pm
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YourGolf Online: An App That’s Changing How the World Plays Golf

YourGolf Online is a GPS-enabled golf logging mobile app that allows you to record at which courses you have played, how you made approach s...

  • December 5, 2011
  • at 12:30 pm
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china-flipboard

Flipboard Coming to China, Teams Up With Sina and Renren [PICS]

Earlier this year you may recall that everyone’s favorite iPad reading app Flipboard was blocked in China. But apparently the GFW ain&...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 3:08 pm
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beijing-smog

Beijing’s Smogpocalypse Slows Shipping of Xiaomi Handsets (and Probably Others Too)

Xiaomi’s M1 is just a couple weeks from being publicly available, but the company says it has already shipped more than 100,000 units ...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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ibigtoy-apps

iBigToy Builds iPad Story books for Kids… A Lot of Them!

If you want to buy interactive story books for your kids on the iPad, look no further than iBigToy. This Chinese app development firm is dee...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 11:18 am
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China’s Smartphone Owners Can Now Read It Later, With iKeepU App

A Chinese startup claims to have created the country’s first Instapaper/Read It Later type of cloud-powered page sync service – ...

  • December 6, 2011
  • at 9:30 am
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gree-tokyo-game-show

Serkan Toto Demystifies Japanese Social Gaming

When discussing technology in Japan, there is perhaps no ‘bridge blogger’ as prolific as Serkan Toto, who in addition to bloggin...

  • December 5, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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gumi

Japan’s Gumi Raises $25 million, Wants to Beat Zynga

A couple of weeks back we had a chance to speak with Hironao Kunimitsu, the founder and president of social game maker Gumi, about the devel...

  • December 5, 2011
  • at 4:30 pm
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Goo-goo! Gaa-gaa! Porsche! The Chinese iOS App for Kids That Teaches Car Logos

Goo-goo… gaa-gaa… Porsche… Yes, that could be your baby’s first proper word, if a Chinese app developer has anything...

  • December 5, 2011
  • at 2:45 pm
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spilgames

Insights from Spil Games on Mobile and Gaming in Asia

Thanks to Serkan Toto (@serkantoto on Twitter) for pointing out this talk from Spil Games entitled The State of HTML5 Games in Asia. Of cour...

  • December 5, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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Will We See a Baidu Yi Handset This Month?

Damn, this is shaping up to be a competitive month for smartphones in China! First we had Xiaomi’s M1, which will finally be available...

  • December 5, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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