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Indonesian Telco Telkomsel to Host Start-up Bootcamp

Indonesian telco operator Telkomsel (NYSE:TLK) will be hosting a program called Telkomsel Start-up Bootcamp. This is a workshop where Indone...

  • November 7, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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The Silicon Valley Trend That’s Spreading to Japan

Earlier last week, Japan’s social network Mixi announced it had acquired Tokyo-based start-up Conit. The start-up was founded back in ...

  • November 7, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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5 Must-Read Tech Stories in China This Week

This was a big week for tech in China, with two pretty important conferences in Beijing and some interesting stuff happening elsewhere, too!...

  • November 6, 2011
  • at 8:38 pm
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Tokyo’s Livesense To IPO With The Youngest CEO Ever In Japanese IPO History

Earlier this week, Shibuya-based web portal company Livesense was approved to go IPO on the Mothers, a market of the high-growth and emergin...

  • November 6, 2011
  • at 1:33 pm
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HTC Sensation XE Beats Coming to China This Month

HTC’s recent purchase of Dr Dre’s Beats Audio company proves that the Taiwanese hardware maker is young and cool and down with t...

  • November 5, 2011
  • at 1:30 pm
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Mobage for iOS Launches in Chinese along with Kaito Royale TV Drama Strategy

This article is part of our coverage of the 2011 China Mobile Developers Conference. Yesterday the CEO of DeNA China, Wang Yong, announced ...

  • November 4, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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Mobile Gaming Company DeNA Finalizes Purchase of Baseball Team

One of Japan’s worst kept secrets, DeNA’s (TYO:2432) plan to purchase the Yokohama Bay Stars baseball club, has today been finalized acc...

  • November 4, 2011
  • at 5:37 pm
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The Lingerie Boutique Experience, Online: An Interview with Dong Lu, CEO of La Miu

You might think that selling lingerie online would be impossible in China’s still-not-fully-mature ecommerce environment, but you̵...

  • November 4, 2011
  • at 3:43 pm
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LBS and E-Commerce Together: Is it too early in China?

This article is part of our coverage of the 2011 China Mobile Developers Conference. Here at the 2011 China Mobile Developers Conference pa...

  • November 4, 2011
  • at 1:30 pm
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How an Indonesian Web Service Helps You Avoid Doctor’s Waiting Rooms

MeetDoctor is an integrated web service platform for patients and health service providers in Indonesia. It was one of the finalist for Asia...

  • November 7, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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Can’t Find a Taxi? Yongche Provides a High-Tech Solution to Chinese on the Go

Yongche’s CEO, Zhou Hang, is the no-bullshit panelist I was telling you about last Friday. He explained that LBS should be used as servic...

  • November 7, 2011
  • at 9:08 am
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Wikipedia Sets Up Its First Overseas Office in India

Wikimedia Foundation, the non-profit organization that manages the global, crowd-sourced online encyclopedia Wikipedia, has set up its fir...

  • November 6, 2011
  • at 3:48 pm
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This Week in Asia Tech Start-ups: 6 That Caught Our Eye

As usual, we have quite a few Asian tech start-ups on our radar this week, from China, India, Japan, and Hong Kong. For folks who are intere...

  • November 6, 2011
  • at 12:19 am
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Chinese Mobile Browser UC Web Brings Lawsuit Against Tencent

According to a report from Marbridge Consulting, UC Web, the Chinese mobile browser company with Lei Jun as one of its co-founders, today sa...

  • November 4, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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How Chinese Game Devs Can Localize Their Gaming Apps for Global Success

Just before lunch, a panel of local and international mobile gaming experts chatted onstage here at 2011CMDC, both to discuss localisation o...

  • November 4, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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Netizens Using Alipay to Give Money to Dissident Artist Ai Weiwei

Ai Weiwei, China’s firebrand modern artist, has never been one to shy away from controversy, or away from a fight with the government....

  • November 4, 2011
  • at 4:26 pm
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4 Mistakes Behind Groupon’s Failure in China

Groupon is plagued with a host of problems leading up to its IPO. In the first half of 2011, the company spent an unsustainable $432 million...

  • November 4, 2011
  • at 2:40 pm
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iPhone 4S Pre-Orders Available in Hong Kong, Earlier China Release on the Way?

Today, Apple begins taking preorders for the iPhone 4S in Hong Kong. The phone — which will be released in Hong Kong on the 11th ̵...

  • November 4, 2011
  • at 12:21 pm
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