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Indians Can Now Receive Up to $3000 On Paypal

If you are a Paypal user in India, there’s some good news for you today! Paypal has announced that Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has ...

  • October 14, 2011
  • at 7:00 pm
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New Rules On Alibaba’s Tmall Incite Virtual Vandalism by Smaller Sellers [UPDATED]

UPDATE: The article below cites a Chinese media report that turns out to be inaccurate. We have made corrections where necessary to our repo...

  • October 14, 2011
  • at 4:28 pm
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Japanese Interview Site Reaches 2 Million Page Views A Day

How much do you really know a person? How well do you know your Twitter friends, or even your colleagues? In many cases, conversations are o...

  • October 14, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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Social Marketing Company Makes Word-Of-Mouth Effective For Brands

The social marketing company Wildfire was founded in 2008 by Benjamin Duvall and Dr. Christoph Zrenner in Singapore. Don’t confuse this wi...

  • October 14, 2011
  • at 11:30 am
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Xiaomi Preorder Numbers Being Sold On Taobao

Xiaomi, China’s remarkably cheap potential iPhone killer, met with an awful lot of interest when they started taking preorders for the...

  • October 14, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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Sina Weibo Helps the Chinese Government to Tweet and Engage

Today, Sina (NASDAQ:SINA) rolled out a Government Edition of its Weibo microblogging platform that will help the Chinese government to get o...

  • October 13, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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Blackberry Blackout Gets Animated, RIM Claims Services Improving

RIM’s BlackBerry woes continue today as it scrambles to recover from a service disruption that has gone on since Monday. The company says ...

  • October 13, 2011
  • at 6:30 pm
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Chinese Gamers Already Way Better Than You at Diablo 3

Western gamers are already used to the idea that Asians tend to dominate Blizzard games like World of Warcraft and Starcraft. Heck, Korea is...

  • October 13, 2011
  • at 4:30 pm
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Layoffs and Closings for 55tuan; Group Buy in China Hurting

55tuan, one of China’s largest group buy sites, has become the latest to fall victim to large scale office closings and layoffs. Follo...

  • October 13, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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Condé Nast Plans to Bring Wired to India: Will it Be For Real This Time?

Wired is one of the most widely-read technology magazines in the world. And India is one of the biggest emerging markets. So, it makes sense...

  • October 14, 2011
  • at 5:00 pm
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Rumor: Chinese Daily Deals Site Lashou.com Bracing for Huge Jobs Lay-Offs

Today, the Chinese media is reporting rumors from reliable sources that Lashou, one of China’s leading indie group buy sites, is about...

  • October 14, 2011
  • at 2:20 pm
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How China Rocks iOS: Usage, Upgrading, and Updating [INFOGRAPHIC]

A brand-new report by analytics company Umeng reveals a whole bunch of interesting facts and stats about iPhone and iPad usage and adoption ...

  • October 14, 2011
  • at 12:45 pm
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Apple Fans Queue For iPhone 4S in Japan [Video]

Apple Stores opened their doors to hundreds of eager customers this morning, as the much anticipated iPhone 4S goes on sale today. There wer...

  • October 14, 2011
  • at 10:19 am
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Japanese Ad Company Mediba To Open Singapore Office

Japan’s Mediba Inc., an advertising unit owned by KDDI, announced today that it would be establishing an office in Singapore, in an effort...

  • October 13, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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After Death, QQ Numbers and Virtual Property are a Legal Grey Area

After death, a person’s online life – from QQ numbers to social media passwords and virtual currency – remains a legal gre...

  • October 13, 2011
  • at 7:30 pm
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Applog Knows Its Users App Habits

Japan’s Milog Builds Business Around Selling User Data, Angers Android Users

Milog, a Japanese startup focused on Android development, has recently been the recipient of much negative attention regarding its sneaky bu...

  • October 13, 2011
  • at 6:00 pm
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Denso: A Social Video Magazine App That Keeps You Glued to your Tablet

The folks at Anideo have just launched another new app. This time it is Denso, an app which the team describes as a cross between Flipboard ...

  • October 13, 2011
  • at 3:00 pm
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MeiCan: How a Take-Away Start-Up Takes Off

In the online-to-offline (O2O) e-commerce sector, being useful is more important than having spectacular features – but MeiCan is tryi...

  • October 13, 2011
  • at 11:53 am
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