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GraspChinese.com Helps Noobs Learn Chinese Online

As we all know and witness, every company wants a piece of the Chinese market but often find it a tough one to enter. If you want to underst...

  • October 6, 2011
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Learnemy Matches Students and Gurus Online, Hooks Them Up Offline

Singapore-based start-up Learnemy is a marketplace for learners to look for instructors. If you hope to learn how to code, or how to swim, y...

  • October 5, 2011
  • at 9:49 pm
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India’s $35 Tablet ‘Aakash’ Launched, Actually Costs $47

As anticipated earlier, India’s $35 tablet “Aakash” (not Sakshat as rumoured earlier) was officially launched today by the...

  • October 5, 2011
  • at 6:15 pm
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Hong Kong Artist-Inventor Wants To Build a Sketching Stylus for iPad

Hong Kong artist and investor, Elton Leung, loves his iPad. So much so that he uses the iPad as a sketchbook to record his invention ideas. ...

  • October 5, 2011
  • at 3:29 pm
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Chinese Netizens are Very Disappointed by the iPhone 4S

Early this morning, Apple announced its next-gen iPhone, the iPhone 4S. For people expecting an iPhone 5, this was a little disappointing; f...

  • October 5, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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The Potential of E-Commerce in India [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Infographic of the Day series visually expresses important stories from Asia and the world of technology. The good folks at ReferralCa...

  • October 5, 2011
  • at 11:30 am
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KDDI To Sell iPhone 4S, Ends Softbank’s Exclusivity in Japan

We reported rumors that KDDI could be the second telco to offer iPhones in Japan – and it’s now official, we learn from Nikkei. KDDI...

  • October 5, 2011
  • at 10:37 am
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China Taking Over the Tech World? Not So Fast…

China has made great strides in the tech world over the last decade, particularly in the technology sector. Internet companies like Baidu, S...

  • October 4, 2011
  • at 11:30 pm
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Faceoff: iOS or Android? Flipter, the Q&A Platform Wants to Know

Flipter is a Hong Kong-based Q&A start-up. It focuses more on multiple choice answers — click and go — as compared to Quora, where a...

  • October 4, 2011
  • at 8:08 pm
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Japan’s Qlippy Pivots To Make E-book Readers Social, Raises Half Million Dollars

Spinning Works, a Tokyo-based start-up, has created Qlippy, an SDK for adding social functions to various e-book reader apps and platforms...

  • October 5, 2011
  • at 10:30 pm
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DeNA to Bring MapleStory to Mobage in Japan

DeNA just announced that it will be bringing MapleStory to its Mobage platform in Japan, in cooperation with publisher Nexon. MapleStory is ...

  • October 5, 2011
  • at 7:00 pm
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5 of the Best Chinese Photo-Sharing Apps

Photo-sharing apps and smartphones go together like the proverbial horse and carriage. So in China it’s no surprise that dozens of sta...

  • October 5, 2011
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Baidu International Launches, Aimed at Global Brands

Baidu, in partnership with China Search International, is launching ‘Baidu International‘ today, which it touts as a service “to help ...

  • October 5, 2011
  • at 1:59 pm
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RIM Promises to Invest in R&D in Indonesia, But No Data Centers

Canadian BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) has promised to make an investment in Indonesia, in the wake of its recent troubles in th...

  • October 5, 2011
  • at 12:15 pm
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5 Reasons Chinese Consumers Should Avoid the iPhone 4S

Now that Apple’s iPhone 4S is out in the open (if not anywhere near Chinese shelves), consumers can weigh up the pros and cons of upgradin...

  • October 5, 2011
  • at 10:57 am
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Apple’s New Hong Kong Store Sold More on Opening Day Than Any Other Apple Store

Last month, Apple opened new Apple stores in Hong Kong and Shanghai. And while we knew that Apple’s commercial endeavors in greater Ch...

  • October 5, 2011
  • at 1:32 am
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Affle Raises $10 Million From Japan’s D2C

Affle, a Singapore-based mobile media start-up, has raised $10 million from D2C, a Japanese mobile ad agency, it announced today. Affle prod...

  • October 4, 2011
  • at 9:06 pm
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Favspot: Location-based Bookmarking on Your Mobile

Favspot is a location-based service that helps you check-in and save all the locations you have visited and hope to visit in the future. It ...

  • October 4, 2011
  • at 5:30 pm
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