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Bakrie Acquires Local 4G Operator, Aims to Enter National 4G Market

Bakrie Group has announced the acquisition of PT Reka Jasa Akses (REJA) through its investment company PT Capital Managers Asia. Judging fro...

  • August 20, 2011
  • at 2:00 pm
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Indonesian Government, Telkom Agree to Develop Tablet Learning System

The Indonesian government has been somewhat mixed in its reactions to advancements in technology, especially over the past year. But when it...

  • August 19, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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BlankOn 7.0: Open Source OS Supports Indonesian Traditional Scripts

We have had several posts related to Indonesia Independence Day this week. There was the virtual flag raising movement using SMS and the #...

  • August 19, 2011
  • at 9:00 pm
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China Mobile Claims 7.4 Million iPhone Users, and a TD-LTE iPhone Agreement

China Mobile has wheeled out its H1 2011 results, and amidst all the financial data it also revealed how many iPhone users it has – an...

  • August 19, 2011
  • at 4:15 pm
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Foxconn’s Henan Plant Already Has 50,000+ Workers

Foxconn factories may be deeply unpleasant to work in, and they may be increasingly populated by human-replacing robots over the next three ...

  • August 19, 2011
  • at 1:48 pm
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Could Google’s Purchase of Motorola Mobility Make it Illegal in China?

Google’s out-of-nowhere purchase of Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion made headlines across the tech world and led to speculation th...

  • August 19, 2011
  • at 11:00 am
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Indonesian Muslim Boarding School Students Get Mobile Repair Training

Technology training is not limited to students at science or technology colleges. In Indonesia, Islamic boarding school students in Jakarta,...

  • August 19, 2011
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RIM Drops New BlackBerry OS 7 Smartphones in Indonesia

BlackBerry is still fighting. Even though it keeps on losing market share to Android and the iPhone everywhere, the company still believ...

  • August 18, 2011
  • at 11:00 pm
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Are CCTV’s Attacks on Baidu a Scheme to Boost China’s State-Run Search Engines?

The prolonged investigations by state-run television, CCTV, into China’s biggest search engine, Baidu, look suspicious to some observe...

  • August 18, 2011
  • at 8:48 pm
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Wowsai.com, Packed Full of Handicrafts, is China’s Etsy

China has a clone of the iconic American arts and crafts sales site Etsy – it’s Wowsai.com. With a similarly eclectic mix of han...

  • August 20, 2011
  • at 1:00 pm
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What Problems Do Tech Entrepreneurs Face in India?

Entrepreneurs across the world face a multitude of problems and the same holds true in India. In an early morning panel at TechSparks 2011 B...

  • August 19, 2011
  • at 10:00 pm
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Does Xiaomi’s Bargain Superphone Cost the Same to Make as an iPhone 4?

A pricing of the parts used in the brand-new Xiaomi phone – the 1.5 GHz dual-core, Android-powered beastie that launched two days ago ...

  • August 19, 2011
  • at 5:30 pm
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DeNA Continues Overseas Push, Establishes DeNA Asia in Singapore

DeNA is making a big move today to expand its business activities in Asia. After establishing a Korean subsidiary back in June and then laun...

  • August 19, 2011
  • at 2:39 pm
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CyberAgent Unleashes Coin Pusher Mafia for iOS in Japan, US

We’ve written much about CyberAgent recently, as it’s a prominent example of how many large Japanese previously insular internet...

  • August 19, 2011
  • at 1:03 pm
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Indian Start-up, Qub3, Mashes Location, Deals, and Content into one App

Imagine a single app that combined content, games, and deals all into one. Sounds like an one-stop app for your daily mobile needs, right? P...

  • August 19, 2011
  • at 10:00 am
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Indian Group Buy Site Mydala Goes Mobile With Blackberry App

Our readers may remember that Indian group-buying site Mydala.com recently hit the three million subscribers milestone. And now in order to ...

  • August 18, 2011
  • at 11:59 pm
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A Yahoo Phone? Seriously? Yes. In Japan.

Here’s something I never really expected to see. Courtesy of the folks over at Softbank, and with some hardware help from Sharp, comes a Y...

  • August 18, 2011
  • at 9:56 pm
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Japanese Digital Comic Association Creates JManga.com For American Market

The Japanese Digital Comic Association is reaching out to its North American fans by launching JManga.com, which will serve as a digital dis...

  • August 18, 2011
  • at 8:00 pm
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