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Vancl.com, Awaiting its IPO, Aims to Crumble Taobao’s E-Commerce Empire

Vancl, the Chinese online clothing brand and retailer, which plans to IPO in early 2012, is aiming to take big chunks out of Taobao.com̵...

  • June 20, 2011
  • at 12:39 pm
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Top 10 Baidu Searches in China Last Week

Here’s what people were searching for on Baidu (China’s biggest search engine) last week: “I Bribed”- An Indian webs...

  • June 20, 2011
  • at 9:48 am
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Going Out, Checking-in, and Being Seen: a Look at Jiepang [REVIEW]

With over 100,000 people making check-ins every week, the indie Jiepang.com is China’s biggest location-based service (LBS) – a ...

  • June 19, 2011
  • at 12:51 am
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Badminton Games Live Streaming on YouTube

The Badminton World Federation (BWF) yesterday announced the launch of BadmintonWorld.tv, a partnership live-stream YouTube channel between ...

  • June 18, 2011
  • at 3:58 pm
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Indonesia’s Telkomsel Adds Value for Customers with Content Partnerships

One of the largest telecommunication companies in Indonesia, Telkomsel, is cooperating with about 500 companies to provide additional conten...

  • June 17, 2011
  • at 10:35 pm
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Telkom Indonesia Encourages Digital Entrepreneurs

To encourage the growth of entrepreneurship in information and communication technology in Indonesia, PT Telkom is launching the “Indigo F...

  • June 17, 2011
  • at 4:14 pm
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Rovio Set to Open China Offices, With Ambitious and Angry Birds

Rovio, the Finnish game developer that brought us Angry Birds, has announced plans to open a China office devoted to serving the local marke...

  • June 17, 2011
  • at 1:15 pm
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What Are Investors Looking For?

Hi folks. It’s our second day here at Echelon, Singapore with another interesting panel of prominent investors. Grace Chng from The S...

  • June 17, 2011
  • at 1:09 pm
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Smart Mobility @ SG Seminar 2011 – 23 Jun

Organized by Infocomm Development Authority (IDA), Smart Mobility @ SG Seminar 2011 is a unique gathering of global device manufacturers, ap...

  • June 17, 2011
  • at 10:46 am
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Asia Pacific’s Mobile Ad Revenue To Hit $6.9 Billion by 2015

A new report from research firm Gartner says that global mobile ad revenue is projected to reach $20.6 billion by 2015. The Asia-Pacific reg...

  • June 20, 2011
  • at 11:08 am
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The Problem with Facebook in Japan

Adam is a dedicated researcher about new media trends. He has been researching about online social networks since 2005. The Japanese online ...

  • June 20, 2011
  • at 9:18 am
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Taiwan’s NMA Turns Vancouver Riot Into An Animation

Like most Canadians, I was considerably distraught that the Vancouver Canucks lost hockey’s Stanley Cup final despite having been up three...

  • June 18, 2011
  • at 10:24 pm
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Youku To Produce More Original Films

Youku Original was a project introduced last April as an effort to feature original content on Youku, China’s popular Internet video site....

  • June 18, 2011
  • at 3:45 am
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India’s $35 Android Tablet Finally To Launch

India’s much-hyped $35 ‘Sakshat’ tablet appears all set to go on sale at the end of this month, after experiencing a delay earlier thi...

  • June 17, 2011
  • at 8:28 pm
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How Much Does Asia Like Group-buy Services?

There are some interesting numbers coming from comScore today showing the top ten global markets for Groupon according to unique visitors in...

  • June 17, 2011
  • at 2:01 pm
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Latest Entrepreneurial Events in Singapore

Events For The Week – 18-25 Jun

For a one-stop to all events related to or concerning entrepreneurship, certain industry-meets-business forums and seminars in Singapore, ch...

  • June 17, 2011
  • at 1:14 pm
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Funding++: Cash VS The Rest – 20 Jun

NUS Enterprise and Garag3 will organize an event with title “Funding++: Cash vs the Rest” this upcoming Monday, 20 Jun. Tuff Yen...

  • June 17, 2011
  • at 12:55 pm
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Intel Launches a Very Creative YouTube Campaign in Asia

Here’s some great stuff we just caught here on an early Friday morning. It’s a pretty awesome YouTube campaign launched by Intel...

  • June 17, 2011
  • at 10:18 am
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