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Huawei Launches Three Phones for India Market

Chinese manufacturer Huawei announced some new developments in its India operations today. First, the company is to establish a product deve...

  • June 14, 2011
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Microsoft India’s Facebook Page Sums Up Windows User Worries

A security survey conducted by Microsoft India on its Facebook page is revealing some interesting information about Windows users. When aske...

  • June 14, 2011
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Mobile Monday – 20 Jun

This session of Mobile Monday is the kick-off mixer for the annual CommunicAsia 2011 tradeshow. The participants will be engaged in an inter...

  • June 14, 2011
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Chinese Man Goes to Work in Ironman Suit, Videos go Viral

A Chinese man has become a viral hit on the internet after showing up at his office wearing an Ironman suit that he created at home. 25-year...

  • June 14, 2011
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Google Maps is China’s Top Mobile Mapping Client

Google Maps was the dominant mobile mapping service in the first quarter of 2011, according to a report by Chinese firm Analysis. Tallying &...

  • June 14, 2011
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China’s In-Taxi Touchscreen Workouts

Chinese company Touchmedia has developed an intriguing campaign to help taxi passengers get in a little bit of exercise as they ride from he...

  • June 13, 2011
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28 iPad Paintings Exhibited in India

Apple’s iPad has more functions than I could probably count. But one of the most intriguing applications of the popular tablet computer is...

  • June 13, 2011
  • at 6:28 pm
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The History of Rakuten, Japan’s Largest E-Commerce Site [INFOGRAPHIC]

We recently wrote about Japanese e-commerce website Rakuten, and its joint-venture with MNC Group in Indonesia. This is only one of the late...

  • June 13, 2011
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Web Wednesday – 15 Jun

This month Web Wednesday will have a speaker from the Big Apple, Tim O’Connors. O’Connors will speak on ‘The Rise of Real Time Bidding...

  • June 13, 2011
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The First Startup Weekend In Taiwan!

“No talk, all action.” I love the Startup Weekend tagline. Though in my experience there is some talk involved, as participants ...

  • June 14, 2011
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PennUp – 17 Jun

Penn Olson, The Asian Tech Catalog, will organize networking session with tech folks in Singapore and around Asia. Volker Heistermann, ventu...

  • June 14, 2011
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Start-up Helps You Find Local Travel Guides Across 1,000 Cities

Traveling can be a pain when you’re wasting time finding the right places to go. But that is all solved if you have local guide to bring y...

  • June 14, 2011
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Indonesian School Launches Social Network, Names It Fishbook

The Institute Pertanian Bogor (IPB), a school based in Indonesia has launched Fishbook, a social network for students from the department of...

  • June 14, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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China’s Location-Based Service Market Hits 6.55 Million Accounts

A study by EnfoDesk released via Analysys International revealed that China reached 6.55 million location-based accounts by the end of the ...

  • June 13, 2011
  • at 11:34 pm
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Chillin' With Sandbox And DailySocial

Tomorrow 14th June Thursday 16th June, we will be chillin’ with the Indonesian tech startup media: DailySocial, NavinoT – who ar...

  • June 13, 2011
  • at 7:08 pm
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Sina Weibo Testing Enterprise Accounts

We recently wrote a report about how Sina Weibo would soon be rolling out an English version, making it possible for non-Chinese speaking us...

  • June 13, 2011
  • at 4:19 pm
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Build Android Mobile Apps, Promote Indonesian Tourism

As the number of mobile phone users increases, demand for mobile applications experiences significant growth as well. IDBYTE offers a gre...

  • June 13, 2011
  • at 2:21 pm
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China Drops Even Further in Net Freedom Study

American NGO Freedom House has published its Freedom on the Net 2011 study, and it’s no surprise to see that China ranks near the bottom o...

  • June 13, 2011
  • at 12:15 pm
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