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Remco Lupker, Co-Founder of TokoBagus.com, On E-Commerce in Indonesia [INTERVIEW]

Like it or not, buying and selling things over the Internet has became more and more of a daily activity for us – in Indonesia and acr...

  • September 24, 2011
  • at 3:54 pm
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Institute for Information Design Japan Visualizes Radiation in Google Earth

I’ve talked a lot about the importance of data in the wake of Japan’s Fukushima nuclear disaster. The radiation threat was and still is ...

  • September 23, 2011
  • at 10:40 pm
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Many Investors Want AllDealsAsia.com but Founder Chose Iconic Ventures

We recently wrote about AllDealsAsia.com, the group buy deals aggregator which received investment from Iconic Ventures, a fund started by t...

  • September 23, 2011
  • at 4:30 pm
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MobDis Adopts ORMMA Standard, Releases Infographic to Explain The Jargon

MobDis, which runs the self-service HTML5 ad builder platform, has adopted the ORMMA standard for rich media ads. It means Open Rich Media M...

  • September 23, 2011
  • at 2:08 pm
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Best Buy Strikes Back – Returning to China This Year

US retailer Best Buy is going to make a comeback in China later this year – albeit a very quiet and limited one. The company’s VP, Wang ...

  • September 23, 2011
  • at 11:44 am
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Clozette.co, Mashes Fashion, Social, and E-commerce into One

There’s a community for almost anything on the web. Clozette.co is one such online community for fashion folks to get together to share, d...

  • September 23, 2011
  • at 9:08 am
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Lenovo Now World’s Number 3 PC Maker, With Stronger Growth Than Apple

Chinese hardware maker Lenovo (HKG:0992) has moved up into third place in terms of global market share of PC shipments, with world-beating a...

  • September 22, 2011
  • at 6:30 pm
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3G iPad 2 Not Feeling the Love in China?

Yesterday, the 3G iPad 2 finally launched in China (the wireless version has been here for a while already). We joked yesterday there might ...

  • September 22, 2011
  • at 2:01 pm
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Tencent’s B2C Open Platform Gets Name – QQ Buy – and a Launch Date

Tencent’s (HKG:0700) upcoming B2C open platform now has a name, URL, and firm launch date. Dubbed QQ Buy, and for the moment at the se...

  • September 22, 2011
  • at 12:30 pm
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10 Million Indian Professionals on LinkedIn [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Infographic of the day series visually expresses important stories from Asia and the world of technology. About six months ago, Linked...

  • September 23, 2011
  • at 11:52 pm
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Check-In, Check-Out, Ker-Ching! Jiepang Teams With YiHaoDian’s Subway Stores

Chinese location-based service Jiepang has teamed up with B2C e-commerce site YiHaoDian to promote the latter’s subway-based virtual super...

  • September 23, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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Dell and Acer Look to ‘Shipping’ PCs by Train from Central China to Europe

Taiwanese computer maker Acer is leading where US rival Dell hopes to follow – by manufacturing PCs and notebooks in inland China, and the...

  • September 23, 2011
  • at 3:30 pm
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Chinese Police Bust Web Store Selling Millions of Stolen Identities

The People’s Daily is reporting this morning that Beijing police have uncovered an online one-man-shop that specializes in buying and ...

  • September 23, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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Why Are We Blogging So Hard?

We have a hardworking team at PO, consisting of three full-time editors and several contributors. It’s a small but highly efficient team. ...

  • September 23, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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Sony Launches Tablet S in China

We told you earlier today about Apple’s 3G iPad 2 going on sale to a lukewarm reception in China. But it’s not the only new arri...

  • September 22, 2011
  • at 10:13 pm
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As Closed Beta Begins, Fears of Diablo 3 Censorship in China

Western video games don’t always make it big in China, but there’s one developer whose name gets the attention of gamers and str...

  • September 22, 2011
  • at 4:00 pm
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HomeShop18 Stays Aggressive in India e-Commerce, Nokia Prices Slashed Till Friday

Last month we told you about India’s self-proclaimed largest e-commerce company, HomeShop18.com, and how it was spending aggressively ...

  • September 22, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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Docomo CEATEC Preview Focuses On Mobile Data Collection

Docomo held a CEATEC preview event yesterday afternoon, showing off an assortment of new mobile technologies that will be on display at the ...

  • September 22, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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